Table 1.

Different purposes of instructor posts and student comments in the blog

Use of the BlogInstructor Posts N (%)Student Comments N (%)
Note: Percentages may not total 100% because of rounding.
Exercises7 (41.2%)116 (77.9%)
Explanation3 (17.6%)2 (1.3%)
Comments2 (11.8%)3 (2.0%)
Inquiring about blog procedures2 (1.3%)
General encouragement5 (29.4%)
Deleted or repeated26 (17.4%)
Total17149