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Articles of Volume 3, Issue 4, December 2008

[-]CSCL practices

Authors: Gerry Stahl, Friedrich Hesse

Introduction: The CSCL 2009 international conference on the theme “CSCL Practices” will be held in Rhodes, Greece, on June 8-13, 2009. Paper submissions are due November 1 and workshop/tutorial proposals are ...  [full article]

Citation: Stahl, G. & Hesse, F. (2008) CSCL practices. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9053-5

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[-]Leveraging online communities in fostering adaptive schools

Authors: David Hung, Denneth Lim, Victor Chen, Thiam Seng Koh

Abstract: There has long been a call for schools to prepare students for the twenty-first century where skills and dispositions differ significantly from much of what has historically characterized formal ...  [full abstract]

Keywords: Online community, Community of practice, Adaptive organization, Adaptive school, Paracommunity, Community of interest, Community of learners, Trust-networks

Citation: Hung, D., Lim, D., Chen, V. & Koh, T. S. (2008) Leveraging Online Communities in Fostering Adaptive Schools. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9051-7

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[-]The right tool for the wrong task? Match and mismatch between first and second stimulus in double stimulation

Authors: Andreas Lund, Ingvill Rasmussen

Abstract: Using Vygotsky’s notion of double stimulation as an analytical tool, we discuss the complex relationship between tasks, tools, and agency in CSCL environments. Empirically we examine how learners ...  [full abstract]

Keywords: Double stimulation, Wiki, Tasks, Collaborative knowledge construction

Citation: Lund, A. & Rasmussen, I. (2008) The right tool for the wrong task? Match and mismatch between first and second stimulus in double stimulation. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9050-8

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[-]Exploring embedded guidance and self-efficacy in educational multi-user virtual environments

Authors: Brian Nelson, Diane Ketelhut

Abstract: In this paper, we present the results of an exploratory study into the relationship between student self-efficacy and guidance use in a Multi-User Virtual Environment (MUVE) science curriculum ...  [full abstract]

Keywords: Guidance, Inquiry, MUVEs, Self-efficacy, Science

Citation: Nelson, B. & Ketelhut, D. (2008) Exploring embedded guidance and self-efficacy in educational multi-user virtual environments. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9049-1

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[-]Alternative goal structures for computer game-based learning

Author: Fengfeng Ke

Abstract: This field study investigated the application of cooperative, competitive, and individualistic goal structures in classroom use of computer math games and its impact on students’ math performance ...  [full abstract]

Keywords: Cooperative learning, Instructional gaming, Teams–Games–Tournament

Citation: Ke, F. (2008) Alternative goal structures for computer game-based learning. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9048-2

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[-]Automatic coding of communication in collaboration protocols

Authors: Gijsbert Erkens, Jeroen Janssen

Abstract: Although protocol analysis can be an important tool for researchers to investigate the process of collaboration and communication, the use of this method of analysis can be time consuming. Hence, an ...  [full abstract]

Keywords: Collaborative learning, Computer-supported collaborative learning, Protocol analysis, Dialogue acts

Citation: Erkens, G. & Janssen, J. (2008) Automatic coding of communication in collaboration protocols. ijcscl 3 (4)

DOI: 10.1007/s11412-008-9052-6

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