Explore options for implementing group work and establishing opportunities for student collaboration. Build community amongst students and share resources.
With group assignments in Nestor, students can together hand in one assignment.
Blogs and Journals both provide blog like features and functionalities. The key difference between the two is that Blogs are shared within the course, and Journals are usually private.
Allow participants to engage in online discussions on forums. Discussions are grouped in ‘threads.
Use collaborative homework assignments
Share files with other members of the group, including the instructor.
Allow participants to create and maintain a list of definitions, similar to a dictionary. Entries can be searched, browsed, and categorized.
How can I implement effective group work?
How can I build community in my course?
Divide the students into groups. Groups have their own collaboration areas in the course so that they can communicate and share files.
Wikis allow course members to contribute and modify one or more pages of course-related materials and provide a means of sharing and collaboration.