Provided by: Computer Science Journals
Topic: Data Management
Date Added: Nov 2013
The last few decades have witnessed development in new Web technologies and tools. The current iteration of the Web: Web 2.0 offers several components that facilitate the learning process. Online teaching and learning tools among others, is one such component. This new technology as manifested in wikis and blogs has gained recognition for their potential use in colleges and academic institutions. Wikis and blogs are Web tools that can facilitate professor-student collaboration as well as student-student interaction and collaboration. They also provide a means of constructing and building knowledge, and facilitate collaborative learning.