Web 2.0 in Higher Education in the Netherlands

Wim Westera

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    This chapter outlines the current position and prospects of Web 2.0 in the Netherlands’ Higher Education. After a brief description of the national conditions for Web 2.0 services, the chapter zooms in to the Dutch Higher Education area and the agencies for driving its innovation. A topical evaluation of Web 2.0 in Higher Education is based on a quick scan amongst higher education representatives that was carried out on behalf of this survey. In conclusion, a brief description of topical Web 2.0 cases will be given.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationA review of current and developing international practice in the use of social networking (Web 2.0) in higher education
    EditorsJill Armstrong, Tom Franklin
    PublisherFranklin Consulting
    Number of pages11
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


    • Web 2.0
    • Social media
    • Survey
    • Social networking
    • Higher education


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