Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning
The eLearning Nomad
JANUARY 11, 2017
This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. Cooperative learning, corporate teamwork, and open plans emerged at different times and for different reasons. We failed to realize that what makes sense for asynchronous, relatively anonymous interactions of the Internet might not work as well in face-to-face , politically charged, acoustically noisy confines of an open-plan office [my highlight].