- Sub-themes: Imperfect Knowledge: Re-examining the Role of Experts and Expertise; New Approaches to Organizing Collaborative Knowledge Creation; Social and Organizational Memory Studies: Closing the Gap; etc.
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Abstract: This paper features a competency-enhancing social networking application which provides a solution for the dilemma of non-participating (non-engaged) students in class: ‘pedagogical tweeting’. Twitter’s micro-blogging service enables both instructors and students to send and read messages (tweets) of up to 140 characters, incl. links to blogs, web pages, photos, videos, etc. As Twitter