A highly interactive, participatory structure to learn together in the online world. The goal is to build, share and express knowledge through a process of open dialogues and deep reflection around important topics with a focus on a shared outcome. Everyone benefits!
The Learning Circle is a structured form of collaboration that balances the value of individual ownership with collective responsibility for accomplishing shared learning goals. It mines the strength of different individuals by continually working with people who are part of your group which is why diversity is such an important part of the Learning Circle structure.
The Learning Circle is meant to increase the learning of students and educators. By drawing on the resources and life experiences of both, the range of expertise is greatly increased. The educator learns from the students while supporting your learning.