Social Presence in Online Learning with 10 Best Practices

Social presence in online learning to guarantee learner satisfaction and increase interactivity

Do you wonder how to realize social presence in online learning environments, such as online schools, institutes, universities, and the like? In this article, step-by-step, we’ll guide you through developing and reinforcing the sense of social presence to guarantee learner satisfaction and increase student-student interactivity. First, we’ll define social presence in the context of onlineRead

Interactivity and Social Presence PhD Thesis

Interactivity and social presence in online education Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl's PhD Thesis

Interactivity and Social Presence is the topic of Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl’s Ph.D. thesis in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. PhD Thesis Title Interactivity and Social Presence: Two Ingredients for Creating an Effective Online Learning Community Researcher Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl, Ph.D. in TEFL Advisor Seyyedeh Susan Marandi, Ph.D. Reader Parviz Maftoon,

Social Presence and Interactivity in Online Social Contexts

Social presence and student interactivity in online social contexts at LELB Society

Peer-Assessment and Student-Driven Negotiation of Meaning: Two Ingredients for Creating Social Presence in Online EFL Social Contexts. Social presence and interactivity Abstract With the current availability of state-of-the-art technology, particularly the Internet, people have expanded their channels of communication. This has similarly led to many people utilizing technology to learn second/foreign languages. Nevertheless, many current

English Negotiation Print Books vs. E-books

English Negotiations - LELB Society

English Negotiation Print Books vs. E-books English Negotiation Print Books vs. E-books About this activity Remember that a negotiation is NOT a lecture or monologue, and you should take equal turns in the negotiations. Please note that this activity is like a game, and you should prepare yourself to defend your position even if it is against your own will. Please make it clearRead

Interaction Hypothesis in SLA | TESL Issues

Interaction Hypothesis Interaction Hypothesis Long’s Interaction Hypothesis, especially the updated version, claims that learners do need to pay conscious attention to form in order to benefit from negotiated interaction. The origins of Long’s Interaction Hypothesis lies partly in Hatch’s work on discourse analysis and L2 acquisition and partly in Krashen’s Input Hypothesis. Hatch (1978, p.Read

Form-Focused Instruction in Language Teaching

Form-Focused Instruction Form-Focused Instruction Traditionally, language pedagogy has emphasized form-focused instruction. The Grammar-Translation Method and the Audiolingual Method both involve attempts to teach learners grammar, differing only in how this is to be accomplished (Ellis, 1997). Form-focused Instruction is in contrast with ‘naturalistic learning’. It intends to examine whether instruction could change the natural orderRead

English Negotiation | Vegetarianism and Health

English Negotiation | Vegetarianism English Negotiation | Vegetarianism ? Topic for Negotiation:  Is vegetarianism a suitable diet for you? ? vs. ? Negotiators: Arash: Impartial.  Dr. Hariri: impartial. ? Selected Text ? Source: Is the vegetarian diet automatically the healthiest way to eat? Yes and no. Yes, a vegetarian diet is excellent for goodRead

English Negotiation | Extraterrestrials

English Negotiation | Extraterrestrials English Negotiation | Extraterrestrials Topic for Negotiation: We are not alone in the universe, and there certainly exist extraterrestrials living on other planets. Watch this video on YouTube Arash agrees.  Dr. Hariri disagrees. Note Remember that a negotiation is NOT a lecture or monologue, and you should take equal turns inRead