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There are many types of interaction online and discussion is a particular form where students are asked to engage with each other around a particular topic or question. In most cases, the interaction does not just happen. Rather, questions need to be deliberately structured and students need to be directed on how and when to participate. Here are ideas on how to accomplish this. 

Tips for Discussion Success

Five Tips for Interaction Success