- Barth 1971: Open Education is used here to designate a general approach to teaching and learning which presumes the child’s right and competence to make important decisions; views the teacher more as a facilitator of learning than a transmitter of knowledge, and abundant alternatives and choice for students… 675 more words
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The Fully Online Learning Community (FOLC) is a reduced social-constructivist learning model based on communities of inquiry model (CoI). FOLC particularly responds to four problems related to the transformation of higher education in an increasingly globalized and digitalized knowledge society: 406 more words
When talking about “school,” traditionally images of a classroom with desks filled with students is what comes to mind.
Yet in a world where technology allows us to communicate across the globe in seconds, this image becomes less the reality and more of a representation of a feeling that the virtual community hopes to recreate. 744 more words