1.3 Consolidation and intensification

1.3.1 Reflect

For making the most of your online learning implementation, try to answer the following questions:

1.3.2 Takeaways

Here you have some takeaways for organising digitally enhanced collaboration and collaborative learning that may also serve as tips to get started:

1.3.3 Dig deeper

Here you have some sources for digging further into the issue of digitally enhanced collaboration and collaborative learning:

Barkley, E., & Major, C. (2020). Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty. Hoboken, NJ: Jossey-Bass.

The Bell Foundation (2022). Collaborative Activities. Available at

Stephens de Jonge, J.L. (2021). Creating Digital Escape Rooms – Blending Mystery, Story and Puzzles to Highlight Fundamental Knowledge and Foster Curiosity [presentation & extra materials]. Available at

University of Aveiro (2020). Challenge-Based Learning@ECIU University. Available at

University of Maryland (2022). Collaborative learning. Available at