How to Build Effective Online Learning Communities

From Edudemic – There is ample research to show that a community based education model can greatly enhance the learning capabilities of its members.  Moreover, learning is inherently a communal activity, which is perfectly exemplified by the classroom setup, where a group of students interact amongst themselves and with the faculty. Transpose this behavior to the world of internet and we have what we call online learning communities.

via How to Build Effective Online Learning Communities – Edudemic – Edudemic.