"The act of talking with others—having social debates and conversations—is key to human learning, and this 'social learning' has now become an important tenet of teaching and learning."—Source: EdSurge
WHY THIS MATTERS:
Students need a place to convene with their peers. Physical campuses have social hubs — the bucolic quad where students hang out and get to know each other between classes. How can we craft a similar space for online students? EdSurge takes a look.