Wednesday, June 26
2:45 PM-3:05 PM
Saanich 2

Book Study Blogs: Creating Self-regulating Online Learning Communities for Graduate Students of Educational Leadership

Best Practices Session ID: 39893
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    Pauline Stonehouse
    University of North Dakota

Abstract: “Online communities evoke excitement, anger, boredom, dissent, and commitment – often all at the same time!” (Linn, 2009) In this session, the speaker will draw on the experience of incorporating group book study blogs in a blended course to engage doctoral students of Educational Leadership in collaborative online learning communities. Self and peer assessment data from fall 2009 and fall 2012 will be used to frame a “best practice” discussion concerning the development of self-regulating professional learning communities. Expect exposure to student reflections on their experience and to engage in discussion about the pitfalls and successes.

No presider for this session.


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