Today I had a useful discussion with my colleague Oliver Sterland about online discussion forums. Here are some useful articles I’ve use in the past:
Alexander, M. E., Commander, N., Greenberg, D., & Ward, T. 2010. Using the four-questions technique to enhance critical thinking in online discussions. . Journal of Online Learning and Teaching,, 6, 409-415.
Arend, B. 2009. Encouraging critical thinking in online threaded discussions. The Journal of Educators Online, 6, 1-23.
Bai, H. 2009. Facilitating students’ critical thinking in online discussions: An instructor’s experience….
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