Group Communication Tools

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Outdated content removed November 2004



Students participating in online education need not lack human interaction, class discussion, instructor feedback and guidance.

The links below contain some information to help an instructor know what kinds of tools exist to promote interaction, how to choose an appropriate tool, and how to use it effectively.

1839.gif (136 bytes)Types of Group Communication Tools
1839.gif (136 bytes)How to Choose an Appropriate Tool

1839.gif (136 bytes)Suggestions for Incorporating Bulletin Board Software in the Classroom

1839.gif (136 bytes)How One Instructor Uses Electronic Communication to Stimulate Activity