Interactive Maps for Community in Online Learning

By Cavanaugh, Terence W.; Cavanaugh, Cathy

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Publication:
2008
Type:
2008
Journal
Computers in the Schools
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Volume
25
Issue
3
Pages
235-242
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
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Abstract: The online courses studied here used the visual medium of the interactive geographic map as a form of dialogue to reduce students' sense of transactional distance during the course, build their skills with Web 2.0 media, and increase their mot