Precis: Online Case-based Discussions (Ertmer & Koehler, 2014)

This is an installment in a series of summaries of journal articles that I have been reading. Ertmer, P. A., & Koehler, A. A. (2014). Online case-based discussions: examining coverage of the afforded problem space. Educational Technology Research and Development, 1–20. Case based and problem based learning, “ has demonstrated multiple advantages…over traditional method of …

Precis: Learning Analytics in CSCL (Leeuwen, Erkens, & Brekelmans, 2014)

This is an installment in a series of summaries of journal articles that I have been reading. Van Leeuwen, A., Janssen, J., Erkens, G., & Brekelmans, M. (2014). Supporting teachers in guiding collaborating students: Effects of learning analytics in CSCL. Computer & Education, 79, 28–39. Computer-supported collaborative learning (CSCL) generates a lot of data through …