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The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. The reasons why have been the subject of countless blog posts, but I think DreamWorks founder Jeffrey Katzenberg, in this video from TechCrunch , says it best: “[The iPad] it’s the first device that actually is a reflection of me – or us. It is the reverse. That is, recognizing that mobile content delivery should be fully controlled by the learner.

Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. December 4th, 2009 at 06:40 | #1 Social ECM-Media? Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. According to a McKinsey executive survey , a whopping 71% of enterprises are using Web 2.0 tools for training purposes and this figure is rising fast. The Web 2.0

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Companies will choose best-of-breed social business software vendors for enterprise social learning deployments, not niche players Below is Gartner’s 2009 Magic Quadrant for Social Software in the Workplace, G00171792 [see note at end of post]. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Well said.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Normally, our webinars are formal, tightly scripted and tightly controlled events that are planned out to the smallest detail; and I take great pride in the overwhelmingly positive feedback we always get. But as we all know, learning is evolving. What this webinar taught me is that it’s actually somewhere in between the two. This stung! It was distracting.”

Publishing Your Way to Content Success

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Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Publishing Your Way to Content Success Publishing Your Way to Content Success March 18th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I remember the first time I went out on a sales call. I was a young engineer and I really didn’t know much about sales. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. After the call, the VP of Sales I was with gave me a book called “Prospecting Your Way to Sales Success&#. It was a great story about the discipline sales professionals need to be successful. It’s the same with developing learning content. and CSS 3

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

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Home > Executive Perspective , News > Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To December 14th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Time to cast your vote for the 2009 Edublog Awards ! Dawn December 15th, 2009 at 07:15 | #2 Reply | Quote Thanks Janet. Harold Jarche December 15th, 2009 at 08:59 | #3 Reply | Quote Dawn, it was a real pleasure working with a professional like you. Dawn December 15th, 2009 at 09:40 | #6 Reply | Quote LOL! Thanks again.

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Edublog Award Nominations

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Uncategorized > Edublog Award Nominations Edublog Award Nominations December 2nd, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I wanted to take a little bit of time away from busy year-end deadlines to nominate some of my favorite social media resources for this year’s Edublog awards. Best individual blog – trainingwreck by Dan Pontefract. pleasure to read.

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. and Western Europe. In reality, since the dawn of the information age, a new type of manufacturing job has emerged, the “digital” factory worker – software engineers, database architects, etc. The “manufacturing” of software requires people to create, test and ship products in a systematic approach, as you would with physical goods like automobiles.

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Learning Pulse

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse October 30th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Harold Jarche is blogging about the future of the training department , briefly looking back at the pre-training age and then at how training has evolved after its invention in the 20th century. Clive Shepherd is blogging on how this has changed in 2009. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Learning technologies are not adopted similarly by all types of people. But this year we have seen a major shift. Many of my colleagues are doing the same.” No trackbacks yet.

Learning Pulse

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse September 25th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Clark Quinn is brainstorming around how we really learn – versus how we are instructed. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. In his blog posting “Facilitating Learning” , he is explaining why the new role in the organization will be for ‘learning facilitation’ and not for ‘instruction’ or ‘training’. As Clark writes, “knowledge is not what’s going to be useful going forward, but skills in applying that knowledge.” No trackbacks yet. My Moodle Test Pay Attention!! Theme by mg12.

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.

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Home > Social Learning > Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning November 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’m going to gloat a little bit. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. little background: We’ve been working on the Xyleme Voices podcast library for over a year and a half now. We consider it a contribution to the learning community so it’s something we take very seriously and dedicate a lot of resources to. Learn more about Dawn here. and CSS

My Moodle Test

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Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. link] Michael Penney October 9th, 2009 at 08:57 | #2 Reply | Quote “Does your company use an open source Enterprise Content Management Solution, or perhaps Sharepoint or Documentum?)&# Many companies use Alfresco – open source ECMS. Dawn Dawn October 9th, 2009 at 22:42 | #4 Reply | Quote Thanks Michael, very useful information.

Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare

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Home > Single Source > Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare September 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I recently read a terrific blog post by HBS Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter entitled “ To Master Change, First Dread It.” In it, she argues: “ A counter-intuitive tip for mastering change is to start by wallowing in the feelings of dread it arouses. September 23rd, 2009 at 17:09 | #1 change management model change management model… Have you read my change management model blog post? So be open-minded to the process.

Pay Attention!! | Xyleme Insider

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September 15th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I had the honor of interviewing Clive Shepherd a couple of weeks ago for a podcast on the subject of using synchronous online communications for learning or, in more friendly terms, live online learning. September 16th, 2009 at 06:03 | #1 Facilitating a successful online event Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Home About Xyleme Insider Podcasts Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective , Learning Technologies > Pay Attention!! Pay Attention!! Open mic night anyone?

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Today, I’m going to talk about learning content management (ECM) and enterprise content management (LCM). If there is any question as to why the training department has become increasingly marginalized and the CLO role quickly diminishing, this should provide some good insight. So how did they do it and what were the results? Read on! Why is this significant?

learning pulse

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse June 12th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Cammy Bean is discussing the “ Shades of Instructional Design ” and Jonathan Atleson is blogging on the same topic about “ The various Roles of Instructional Design ” – make sure you don’t miss the comments Jay Cross is blogging about the session he led entitled “Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning”. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Also, check out Karyn Romeis’ answer to “How do we control what people are learning”. No trackbacks yet. Learn more about Dawn here.

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse May 27th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Tony Karrer is blogging about the term “meta-learning” and its definition as it was used in the article “ Become a chief meta-learning officer ” by Jay Cross and Clark Quinn. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Great insights are shared by author and commenters. Harold Jarche is exploring the challenges of training in complex environments. “In complex environments, only emergent practices are effective, as backward-looking “good practices” are inadequate”. No trackbacks yet.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. Of course not! Learn more about Dawn here. Produced by Covisio.

Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 March 11th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment A couple of weeks ago, Xyleme presented at Intelligent Content conference hosted by the Rockley Group. It is content that helps you and your customers get the job done.

how not to adopt an lcms

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Home > Executive Perspective > How not to adopt an LCMS How not to adopt an LCMS June 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As the economy has forced organizations to do more with less, we’re seeing more and more interest in LCMS systems. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. The times of getting through the inherent inefficiencies of the old approach of having multiple copies of instructor guides, student guides, slide decks and online courses are gone. Organizations are looking for ways to streamline their processes and remove waste. But make that the exception not the rule.

Learning Pulse

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse April 8th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Jay Cross has started a conversation on the Future of Organizational Learning and Development. Brandon-Hall just published a new 526-page report entitled “Learning Technology Products 2009: Authoring Tools, Learning Management Systems, and Learning Content Management Systems” that contains short one – to three – page profiles of the products featured in three Brandon Hall Research KnowledgeBases: Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase, LMS KnowledgeBase and LCMS KnowledgeBase.

$1 million e-learning no more…

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Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > $1 Million e-Learning no more… $1 Million e-Learning no more… April 15th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’ve been in the training and development business for nearly 20 years now. September 18th, 2009 at 12:02 | #1 rapid elearning courses rapid elearning courses… Hey nice post there. I’m Aaron from rapid elearning courses and I’ll be following your stuff from now on. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Things certainly have changed a lot in that time. Each course cost over $1 million dollars! Regards!…

welcome to xyleme insider!

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January 20th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Welcome to Xyleme Insider , our new and redesigned learning blog that has broadened its horizons to the whole new area of enterprise learning! Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > News > Welcome to Xyleme Insider! Welcome to Xyleme Insider! We hope you will find this new direction as interesting and exciting as we do. Enjoy! No trackbacks yet. Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Learn more about Dawn here. Follow @dawnpoulos on Twitter. Produced by Covisio.

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse February 20th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment February’s collection, enjoy!: Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Jay Cross is rethinking the agile instructional design approaches and expands on some fresh ideas in his very interesting blog posting ” Agile instructional design ”. “ E-learning: the fad that’s lasted 30 years ”: Clive Shepherd is blogging about why e-learning is not a fad. must read! 2008) report published at the end of 2008. No trackbacks yet. Learn more about Dawn here. Follow @dawnpoulos on Twitter.

single-source learning content development…

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Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. What happens every time something has to change? EEEKKKKK! Bang your head against your desk and start all over again…. Well help is here. No trackbacks yet. Learn more about Dawn here.

single-source learning content development…

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Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. What happens every time something has to change? EEEKKKKK! Bang your head against your desk and start all over again…. Well help is here. No trackbacks yet. Learn more about Dawn here.

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Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse February 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment eLearning Weekly : Blogging on the article “E-Learning NO How: 7 disastrous decisions sure to sink any e-learning implementation”. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Some tips to avoid failure. Will at Work Learning: Lists of Myths That the Business Side Has About Learning (according to learning professionals). Josh Bersin: Informal Learning becomes Formal – That is to say Informal Learning is made real and valuable. Dale Waldt: Will XML Help this President? No trackbacks yet.

e-books, open standards, and content formats

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Home > Executive Perspective , News > e-Books, Open Standards, and Content Formats e-Books, Open Standards, and Content Formats February 26th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I want to comment and discuss a real-world example of why XML and XML standards are fundamental to your strategy when selecting an LCMS. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. One of the great questions we hear when prospective clients evaluate LCMS solutions is “what is the role of XML in my decision”? We recently completed some new outputs for our single source publishing model. The standard is the “.epub”

“How do I get my Word content into XML?”

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February 16th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I frequently speak at training conferences. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > “How do I get my Word content into XML?&# “How do I get my Word content into XML?&# My latest talk is “Designing Content for Reusability Across Multiple Audiences and Contexts.” During the session I discuss the benefits of using XML and XML publishing techniques to separate your training content from its presentation format, allowing you to reuse content from course to course. Theme by mg12.

Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management?

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January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > ECM , Executive Perspective > Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? If you have been following Xyleme, you will know that we have always been built on a native XML content platform. We can now offer an integrated solution with the world’s leading ECM platform.

why learning and enterprise content management?

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January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > ECM , Executive Perspective > Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? If you have been following Xyleme, you will know that we have always been built on a native XML content platform. We can now offer an integrated solution with the world’s leading ECM platform.

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Content Management , Social Learning > Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning January 20th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment This past week, I’ve been reading and referring to Jane Hart’s article The State of Social Learning Today and some Thoughts for the Future of L&D in 2010 quite a bit. This is true. However, it doesn’t mean that the development of formal expert generated content is going to go away. and CSS

2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes

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The ASTD Big question this month is an annual question: What did you learn about learning in 2009? So one of the tasks I will do to answer this question is to see what posts were the Best of 2009 from several different sources. How Long Does It Take to Develop One Hour of E-Learning-Updated for 2009. I had done some work in this area in 2003 and wanted to see if any information had changed. Here are my top posts via Google Analytics for 2009.(I'll So there are my most popular posts for 2009. First from eLearning Learning , Here are my top posts. Random Web 2.0

Highlights from 2009 in Pictures

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via feedproxy.google.com Great video on 2009. really think Orli captures the core technologies and trends of 2009. Posted via web from Lee's posterous via feedproxy.google.com Great video on 2009. really think Orli captures the core technologies and trends of 2009. Posted via web from Lee's posterous

eLearning: Top Posts of 2009 - Upside Learning Blog

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As we knock on 2010’s doors, it’s a good time to look at what we did on this blog in 2009. We started this blog in March 2009 and in its 10 month existence has more than a 100 posts. Here’s a screen grab of tag cloud for our posts: Here is a list of some of the best posts of 2009: Top 20 Most Viewed Posts. 1. Our Top 10 Learning Tools 2009. 5.

Top 100 Learning Game Resources

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Building Better Learning Games- Learning Visions, April 9, 2009. Marc Prensky – Twitch Speed, June 17, 2009. Using computer games in education- ThirdForce Blog, January 30, 2009. Digital games and learning gains (PDF), June 17, 2009. Examples from TWITCHSPEED.COM Digital Game-Based Learning, June 17, 2009. Casual Games get Serious, June 17, 2009.

State of elearning 2009

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State of elearning 2009 Tony Bates reflects on 2009 , noting positive developments and disappointments: Then we look at the public sector, and in particular the big research universities, and what do we see? No comments By gsiemens – December 18, 2009 via elearnspace.org Interesting quote via George Siemans, from Tony Bates. think there is too much focus on trying to innovate within the system rather than innovating the system itself. The latter requires vision, leadership, and experimentation/failure. Posted in Uncategorized. Posted via web from Lee's posterous

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Tool Set 2009

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But hopefully 2009 will be the year when that begins to change. If you care about being relevant and valuable in 2015, you had better be making moves in 2009. Recommendations The intent of this series is to capture my thinking at the start of 2009 about the tools and methods for work and learning. I thought I'd kick off this year by posting a series of posts on topics related to tools and methods for work and learning. I'm hoping to address questions such as: How do you create a personal tool set or Personal Learning Environment (PLE) for yourself? So, here goes.

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. 2009 Horizon Report. I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. I’ve been doing some research around it and I’ve documented some of the better links I’ve come across. Again, as with the links I posted about Games and Simulation, these aren’t categorized in any way nor does the order assume any significance. Apple Education. Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training.

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

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December 1, 2009 to December 15, 2009. eLearning Templates – 20 Resources - eLearning Technology , December 7, 2009. It’s Culture, Leadership and E2.0 … or fail - trainingwreck , December 13, 2009. Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009 - eLearning Learning Posts , December 2, 2009. Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter - Adobe Captivate Blog , December 11, 2009. Dont Waste Your Time , December 10, 2009. Free-to-Use E-Learning Development 19: Techsmith Jing (Part 3) – Conclusions - The E-Learning Curve , December 8, 2009.

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

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In my post, 2008 2009 - written in December 2008, I looked at how well I did in those predictions, and my results were pretty good, not perfect. Some training will still be preferred face to face such as when team building or in-person soft skills are important, but 2009 will be the year when we realize that we should be justifying any in-person training. self-directed learning, quick wins and toolkits all suggest that more web pages - authored via wikis - will be the name of the game in 2009. 2009 is going to be a big year for this issue. tools.

Effective virtual facilitation

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As virtual classes rapidly become de rigueur , the need for an effective virtual facilitation framework accelerates. propose the 5-stage model of e-moderation developed by world-renowned networked learning guru,  Gilly Salmon. While Salmon’s model primarily supports asynchronous networked learning, I contend that it supports synchronous networked learning just as well. The Model.

Blending Learning with Social Technology Components

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A lot of companies today face a resource situation that’s not unique in this age. A few key individuals holding important technical and project management knowledge is quite common. Such key knowledge in the hands of few prevents it from being disseminated broadly and leads to an unhealthy dependence on those individuals. Each blend is unique and purposed to address a specific need. Web 2.0

Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?

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Instructivism is dead. Gone are the days of an authoritarian teacher transmitting pre-defined information to passive students. In the 1990s, constructivism heralded a new dawn in instructional design, turbo-charged by the rise of Web 2.0. Students morphed into participants , empowered to seek new knowledge and understanding for themselves, in the context of their own unique, individual experiences. In turn, teachers enthusiastically transformed themselves into facilitators , guiding and coaching the participants to inquire, explore, discover and even generate new learnings. Slippery slope.

Fall 2009 Corporate Advisory Event Starts Today

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Today marks the beginning of one of my favorite events of the year. Our annual Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) event. This is an event where students of instructional technology have a conference with professionals in the field where they can learn, exchange ideas and select students for jobs and internships. It is a great win-win event. This semester we have over 35 individuals representing 31 different companies including representatives from Kodak, KPMG, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Tyco Electronics, Vanguard, Northrop Grumman and others are in attendance. and social media solutions.