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educoco: A Mobile Social Learning Platform for Project-Based Learning and Collaboration

  • Shih-Pang TsengEmail author
  • Ti-Chih Chen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8699)

Abstract

Learning is a social behavior. The important issue to design a learning management system is how to effectively use the technologies to improve the collaborative learning. Due to the drawbacks of Facebook, the authors proposed a new social networking service, educoco, for K-12 education in Taiwan. The characteristics of teachers are specially strengthened in educoco, and the learning activity is project-based. Now, there are more than 10000 users in Taiwan.

Keywords

Social-learning K-12 

Notes

Acknowledgment

This work was supported by Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, under contact number MOST 103-2632-E-127-001.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Entertainment TechnologyTajen UniversityPingtungTaiwan
  2. 2.Education Business DivisionUnited Daily NewsTaipeiTaiwan

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