- Web 1.0 = the "read" web
- Web 2.0 = the "read-write" web
So, Web 2.0 is fundamentally about:
- participation, and
Now, how does this relate to teaching and learning?
Chickering and Gamson (1987), in their often-cited paper which outlines seven principles for good practice in undergraduate education, say that we should encourage interaction, reciprocity, and cooperation among students.
Do you see the obvious link? What an opportunity!
Which Web 2.0 tools should/do we use to connect our students? What's stopping us from doing so?