Deliberations is an international website on issues of learning and teaching for the higher education community. In its Collaborative Learning section it has the following resources
- Collaborative vs Cooperative Learning - A discussion paper on this issue by Ted Panitz.
- Collaborative Learning: Some points for discussion
- How does collaborative learning actually work in a classroom and how do students react to it? A brief reflection.
Web-enabled Collaborative Learning
Examples in the subject areas of Architecture, Anthropology, Political Science and Local History.
WebGuide:Guiding Collaborative Learning on the Web with Perspectives
Article in the OU's Journal of Interactive Media in Education (JIME) - heavily grounded in educational research but a decent study.
Collaborative Learning Online An online bibliography and web resources page
An online bibliography and web resources page from the former CTI Textual Studies - still very useful
Collaborative Learning in the Virtual Classroom:
Lessons Learned and a New Set of Tutor Guidelines
This paper has been written from the perspective of the tutor who is not a technology expert by Dr. Julie Ann Richardson, Kings College London and Anthony Turner, Canterbury Christ Church University College.