Rubrics, Roles, and Successful Online Discussions

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Requiring discussion participation is often essential to generate critical mass for online discussions in the first place. Making discussion participation a graded component of the course pushes the students to make high-quality contributions. Many instructors use rubrics, not only to evaluate student participation consistently, but also to communicate expectations clearly to students.

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