The aim of this set of books is to combine the best of current academic research into the use of Communities of Practice in education with qhands onq practitioner experience in order to provide teachers and academics with a convenient source of guidance and an incentive to work with and develop in their own Communities of Practice. This set of books is divided into two volumes: volume 1 deals principally with the issues found in colocated Communities of Practice, while volume 2 deal principally with distributed Communities of PracticeqRetrieved January 30 2007, from http://slim.open. ac.uk/page. cfm?pageid= policybriefs Smyth, J. (2002). Are educators ready for the next Earth summit? Millennium Paper ... Retrieved January 30, 2007, from http://www.unedforum.org/ publications /millennium/millpaper6.pdf Systems Practice Managing Complexity. (2007).
|Title||:||Communities of Practice|
|Author||:||Chris Kimble, Paul M. Hildreth, Isabelle Bourdon|
|Publisher||:||IAP - 2008-01|