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Knowledge Forum


Knowledge Forum

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Knowledge Forum is an educational software designed to help and support knowledge building communities. Previously, the product was called Computer Supported Intentional Learning Environments (CSILE). It was designed for a short period of time by York University and continued at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, to support knowledge building pedagogies, practices and research designated in this area. In 1983, CSILE was prototyped in a university course and in... More
Technical Format: Javascript
Date Added to MERLOT: March 18, 2014
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 31, 2014
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Submitter: John Prusch
Keywords: knowledge forum, community building, collaborative learning, knowledge discussion, computer mediated communication, knowledge building, online forum, online discussion


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    Very good quality; in queue to be peer reviewed
    avg: 5 rating
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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Updated Javascript and browser
Language: English
Material Version: 4.8
Cost Involved: yes
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: no


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