Collaboration has become the theme of education within the past decade. If you search “collaboration in the classroom” in the advanced feature of Google only in .edu domains, you will see a reoccurring theme-Multimedia and its direct effect on collaboration in the classroom.
We know the research says this is what we must have this student-centered talking in the classroom. How can we as teachers facilitate collaboration in the 21st Century Classroom where the delivery has changed?
If you have a chance read an interesting study* on the connection of PLNs and Student Achievement here http://tinyurl.com/3mrnclm .
Post a comment on the Junkie Blog-discuss why you think collaboration begins with the teacher and planning?
Article: Teaming up: Linking Collaboration Networks, Collective Efficacy, and Student Achievement
Authors: Nienke M. Moolenaar, Peter J.C. Sleegers, & Alan J. Daly
Retrieved, April 2011