TITLE

Blogs Help Create Learning Community

AUTHOR(S)
Baim, Susan
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Online Classroom;Aug2004, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Miami University, Middletown, Ohio is a computer campus, so opportunities for students to interact with each other outside of class are limited. Weblogs helps students know each other at a deeper level, Susan Baim says. Baim encourages students to include personal information on their web pages, which can include an electronic-mail address, location, college or university, birth date and interests. Like a threaded discussion in a course management system, weblogs can maintain an accurate, semi-permanent recorded dialogue.
ACCESSION #
14028475

 

Related Articles

  • Education today. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;03/29/97, Vol. 88 Issue 13, p35 

    Presents information relating to education in New York. Details on a campaign by the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering; Address given by president-designate of Stillman College, Doctor Ernest McNealey; Information on a design competition sponsored by the United States...

  • Encouraging GEO Students Write Now!: The Studio as Bridge. Cotugno, Marianne // Adult Basic Education & Literacy Journal;Fall2009, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p171 

    The author urges General Education Development (GED) students to participate in the Write Now! program developed by Miami University Middletown (MUM) in Ohio. She cites the objectives of the program, one of which is to encourage students to complete GEDs. She adds that current GED students GED...

  • Exciting New SCM Major. Biederman, David // Traffic World;10/15/2001, Vol. 265 Issue 42, p26 

    Focuses on the supply-chain management program developed by Tom Speh, president of the Council of Logistics Management offered at the Miami University in Ohio. Design and emphasis of the program; Source of the finance of the program; Details on the educational and career background of Speh.

  • About the Author.  // Gay TV & Straight America;2006, following p283 

    The article offers information about the author of the book "Gay TV and Straight America" Ron Becker. It relates that Becker works as an assistant professor of communication at the Miami University. Moreover, it presents his published works on early television and politics of gay and lesbian...

  • Big-Time Ben. Taylor, Phil // Sports Illustrated;12/8/2003, Vol. 99 Issue 22, p101 

    This article discusses Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback for the Miami University (Ohio) football team. Roethlisberger has heard a variety of suggestions on how to raise his national profile. His name is well-known among NFL scouts, who generally agree that Roethlisberger, a junior, will be one of...

  • PAUL CADMUS REVISITED. Saslow, James M. // Advocate;8/19/82, Issue 349, p54 

    Features the art exhibition titled 'Paul Cadmus: Yesterday and Today,' organized by the Miami University Art Museum in Ohio in 1982. Number of paintings that will be exhibited in the four-city tour; Cadmus' chronicling of the gay scene.

  • MUM and GES create online program for in-demand occupations.  // TechTrends: Linking Research & Practice to Improve Learning;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p46 

    The article reports that the Miami University Middletown has collaborated with the Gatlin Education Services to offer online and open enrollment programs projected to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional-level positions for many in-demand occupation. Health-care, business,...

  • Unethical Behavior of Youth in the Internet Environment. Bouhnik, Dan; Deshen, Mor // International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p109 

    This research examined adolescents surfing characteristics and their behavior in the internet environment. A questionnaire relating to the subject was distributed among 1,048 high schools students in the 7th - 11th grades in secular and religious public schools in Israel. The questionnaire...

  • Pre-Silicon Validation of Hyper-Threading Technology. Burns, David // Intel Technology Journal;2/14/2002, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p1 

    Hyper-Threading Technology delivers significantly improved architectural performance at a lower-than-traditional power consumption and die size cost. However, increased logic complexity is one of the trade-offs of this technology. Hyper-Threading Technology exponentially increases the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics