Questions for Discussion Section (Issue #1)
What does a Community of Practice (CoP) mean to you?
The issue has opened a wide range of possibilities of cultivating CoPs to enhance teaching and learning at HKU and beyond. When reading the literature as well as compiling this issue, we have seen various conceptualisations and interpretations of CoPs among academics. Some perceive it as a good opportunity to exchange ideas, share practices, and develop expertise in certain areas while some maintain doubts about its benefits and sustainability in higher education. Please share with us your opinions through the comment box. Your ideas may spark some new ideas or directions.