Personally I think that of all the advances that computer and communications technology has delivered over the past 10 or 20 years - CAL, online delivery of materials, access to additional resources, production methods, eTMAs - it is online forums that have probably delivered the most benefits to [OU] students.It suited my argument to make this claim, but I think it's true. In a nutshell, what has really made a difference to our students is the ability to talk with each other and, to a lesser extent, tutors and lecturers.
Tuesday, 15 September 2009
In a nutshell, what technology has really helped students?
I've just written this in an email: