Becta – Web2.0 benefits in the classroom

Becta have published research into the use of web2.0 in the classroom for children between 11-16.

The headline benefits of the research include:

  1. Web2 can improve engagement and participation. This especially true amongst ‘quieter’ pupils.
  2. Web2 facilitates discussion outside of the classroom
  3. Provides extension opportunities
  4. The sense of ownership can increase the quality of the work.
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