APRIL 15, 2009
This presentation discussed how Sharepoint is used to provide Web 2.0 Rachel and Nick discuss using Sharepoint as a Web 2.0 The team of Troychock and Troychock (Nick and Rachel) presented on the topic of using Web 2.0 Rachel explains the benefits of Web 2.0 to deliver instruction. tools for large organizatons. product within their organizations.
2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes
DECEMBER 4, 2009
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. Random Web 2.0 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. From time-to-time I get emails from web sites about long lists of items they have compiled to drive traffic to their sites. Choose the Right Pilot Group.
Highlights from 2009 in Pictures
Learning and Technology
DECEMBER 29, 2009
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
Some Posts About Web 2.0 and Informal Learning
OCTOBER 19, 2009
Here are some posts about the various uses of Web 2.0 in corporate settings. Web 2.0 and SharePoint Pedia Palooza A Pharmaceutical Leveraging Web 2.0 --In a Big Way The Right Place to Find Help: ASTD's Big Question Tear Down the Walls: Web 2.0 Web 2.0Extends Class Informal Learning: Structuring a Blog Some informal learning resources Wiki or a Blog? Creating a Vibrant Learning Community Embracing Informal Learning (Whitepaper) __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.
Top 100 Learning Game Resources
JUNE 24, 2009
When writing the whitepaper about Casual games , I did a fair bit of research and looked at several hundred web links. Building Better Learning Games- Learning Visions, April 9, 2009. mLearn08: MiLK: students building mobile learning games in higher education by Debra Polson- Ignatia Webs, November 12, 2008. Marc Prensky – Twitch Speed, June 17, 2009. Educause.
Learning, Web 2.0 and Gaming Statistical Round Up
NOVEMBER 27, 2009
Lately I've posted a number of entries related to statistics for video games, Web 2.0 Learning Statistics Video Games, Education and Entertainment Statistics Learning Statistics from ASTD 2009 State of the Industry Report Random Web 2.0 and the learning industry. Here are a list of the entries. Statistics Training Industry Statistics _ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.
More Random Web 2.0 Statistics
APRIL 12, 2010
Here are some more random Web 2.0 In January 2010, over 75,000,000 people visited Twitter.com representing 1,100% growth over January 2009. The average Twitter user has 27 followers, down from 42 followers in August 2009. The monthly rate of new Twitter accounts peaked in July 2009 and is currently around 6.2 This is about 20% below July 2009’s peak rate. Web 2.
State of elearning 2009
Learning and Technology
DECEMBER 19, 2009
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. Posted via web from Lee's posterousthink 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.
Tool Set 2009
JANUARY 5, 2009
But I'm worried, because while I just got through writing about my concern in Using SharePoint that learning organizations seemed to be making the same mistake of Not Preparing Workers for Web 2.0. But hopefully 2009 will be the year when that begins to change. This made me look back at a post I did quite a while ago - Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 If you care about being relevant and valuable in 2015, you had better be making moves in 2009. What should be in your tool set? Should twitter be part of your tool set? So, here goes.
Web 2.0 culture
Learning with e's
MARCH 16, 2012
Secondly, it is so you can reap the exponential rewards the social web offers. But the ethos of sharing on the social web goes deeper than the act of sharing content. It's also the adoption of a new mindset and a new culture for many professionals - the culture of Web 2.0. It is only later, when they are more immersed into the Web 2.0 Image by Noel Hidalgo Web 2.0
Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 2, 2009
One of the travails of my paper writing (still continues) was that good web resources were quite hard to find, so be spared the ordeal, this is a good place to start. Ignatia Web. The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. 2009 Horizon Report. It gives more balance to what just might have been the results a one-sided trawling of the web. 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. Marc Prensky Blog. Learning Org.
Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009
eLearning Learning Posts
DECEMBER 21, 2009
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.
Blending Learning with Social Technology Components
DECEMBER 22, 2009
Web 2.0 We recommended that the company seek to provide such a Web 2.0 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. Recently, I was asked to propose a solution that addressed just such a business concern.
12 eLearning Predictions for 2009
JANUARY 26, 2009
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. Strategy" Fails One of the better, cheap support mechanisms for self-directed learning are web 2.0 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. 2009 is going to be a big year for this issue. Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 tools. As such, eLearning 2.0
Workplace learning in 10 years
MARCH 24, 2009
Something’s gotta give; open it up to Web 2.0. Ragan reported recently that only 10% of Americans use their cell phones to access the web daily. think we’re just seeing the beginnings of artificial intelligence and the dawn of the semantic web. Tags: constructivism RSS future virtual classrooms m-learning instructivism web 2.0 Learning will be popular.
Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?
MARCH 16, 2009
In the 1990s, constructivism heralded a new dawn in instructional design, turbo-charged by the rise of Web 2.0. Instructivism is dead. Gone are the days of an authoritarian teacher transmitting pre-defined information to passive students. 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. Conclusion.
Fall 2009 Corporate Advisory Event Starts Today
NOVEMBER 18, 2009
As well as training geared toward experts and novices and the opportunity for students to offer a solution using Web 2.0 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. Including several entrepreneurial companies started by alumni of the program. and social media solutions.
Roadtrip to San Francisco for Web 2.0 Expo.
MARCH 26, 2009
On Monday (March 30), I'm heading San Francisco with Dirk Frazier, the Screencast.com Product Manager, and Justin Welsch, from R&D, for the Web 2.0 It's my first year attending the Web 2.0 On the road again. just can't wait to get on the road again! always find myself humming that old Willie Nelson tune when I'm packing my suitcase. And, this week is no different! Expo so I'm excited to see what the conference is like. If you're in the Bay Area or attending the conference, we'd love to meet up. First round of a beverage of your choice is on me!
Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs
AUGUST 20, 2009
Stephen’s Web. As a company, we have now been active in the blogosphere for about 6 months. We follow a whole lot of blog – most of them focused on the learning, workplace learning, eLearning, and learning technology domain. We have learnt a lot from these blogs and thank all those blog writers for their invaluable insights on various topics. Here is a list of top 47 blogs (in alphabetical order) that Upside Learning team follows. 1. Adventures in Corporate Education. 2. Bersin & Associates : Blogs. 3. Big Dog, Little Dog. 4. Blogger in Middle-earth. 5. Bozarthzone. 6.
The Semantic Web cometh
OCTOBER 4, 2009
simple search of the web using a search engine like Google reveals a fantastic array of information. This sort of rudimentary search and pray approach isn’t effective, and grows more ineffective by the day with the growing size of the web. It can – Web 3.0 or the Semantic Web holds that promise. The current web is organized around mostly around HTML. Web 3.0 is changing the way information is handled; content can be tagged with descriptors, marking the change from a display of information to actually understanding what the information is. Web 3.0
Our viral web
Learning with e's
JANUARY 16, 2011
Reading a blog post by Jonathan MacDonald today got me thinking about the vast, untapped potential of the social web to inform, challenge, educate and motivate. In an interesting episode last year, I personally experienced the power of the viral web through Wikipedia Commons. took several pictures of Punk Godfather Malcolm McLaren when he spoke at Handheld Learning 2009 in London.
A Web 2.0 wonderland
Learning with e's
DECEMBER 14, 2009
Instead of simply recommending some Web 2.0 Many more Web 2.0 Tags: delicious Web 2.0 tools to you in the traditional way, I thought I would do something different. It's the festive season after all, and if that's not a licence for a bit of fun, then what is? tools can be found with links on the Go2Web20 Website. An API New Year to all! Beware the Jabbify , my son! One, two!
Facebook--Good for Your Memory: Twitter--Not So Much
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Tags: Technology Web 2.0
Observe the Supreme Court, Become President, Negotiate Peace with Online Games
OCTOBER 27, 2009
Supreme Decision," the first of several planned web-based games, went online earlier this month as part of a project called Our Courts. Check out Supreme Decision The web site hosting the Supreme Decision called Our Courts has resources for teachers, a place for news items and another game called " Do I have a Right? " as well as a list of other civics related games.
Random Web 2.0 Statistics
NOVEMBER 16, 2009
Here are some interesting Web 2.0 Web 2.0 same source as above) Web 2.0 percent of all search queries in October 2009.( Top US Search Providers October 2009 ) There are more than 85,000 active contributors working on more than 14,000,000 articles in more than 260 languages at Wikipedia. Web 2.0Statistics gathered from a number of different sources.
ZaidLearn: Use Bloom's Taxonomy Wheel for Writing Learning Outcomes
JULY 24, 2009
Also, please learn how to apply Bloom's taxonomy to web 2.0 Do you have problems writing learning outcomes/objectives for your content or courses? Or more specifically, do you have trouble finding the right ACTION VERBS to describe what you want your students to achieve from the course, module, topic or unit? Trust me! It is helpful, but to me it is misleading. 3-24), by C. R. Speak up!
Irish Learning Alliance Visit
MARCH 28, 2009
NetWORKed Learning - Redefining Learning in a World Gone Web Dr. Tony O'Driscoll, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University Informal Learning Becoming Formal Al Johnson, Senior Advisor, Bersin & Associates ILA ELITE 2009 - Tools for our Times Jonny Parkes, Chairman, Irish Learning Alliance The visit was on March 16th, one day before Saint Patricks Day. One of my most authentic St.
Webinars: Past, Present and Future
DECEMBER 15, 2009
The webinar begins on December 17, 2009, at 2 p.m. Researcher, Brandon Hall Research blogger, and author of research reports ranging from Web-based collaboration and learning in the workplace to blended learning and e-learning 2.0 Also,I will be appearing "in person" at the MPICT Winter Conference where I will be presenting a keynote address titled Leveraging Virtual Worlds, Web 2.0
Spending Some Time At Penn State to Learn about Games and Social Media
OCTOBER 21, 2009
He is working with large sections of students in a variety of disciplines to help faculty leverage Web 2.0 Beaver Stadium, home of Penn State Nittany Lions. The past few days, I have spent quite a bit of time at Penn State University. First I visited for the football game against Minnesota. That was a cold, wet day but we still had a great time! He is doing some great work! Good stuff!
Trip to Axiom
FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Check us out at our Department of Instructional Technology web site. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content GuideVisiting with alumni Carl and Jen at AXIOM. It is always good to get out and about and visit old friends and meet new ones. Here is a copy of the slides I presented at the event.
Learning with 'e's: Teaching with Twitter
Learning with e's
APRIL 23, 2009
microblogging aggregators Twitter Web 2.0Most would agree that Twitter was one of the social networking phenomena of 2008, and has enjoyed exponential growth in popularity. The microblogging tool has obvious potential to be used in formal learning, both in traditional online classroom settings and - through mobile technologies - for mobile learners. William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar). 6.
Elements of a Virtual World/Metaverse
JANUARY 29, 2009
This is similar to the Web 2.0 capabilities of wikis or blogs where changes, updates and additions are easily made to web sites without the contributor needing to know HTML or any programming language. Using a virtual world or metaverse for training is not as science-fiction as it sounds. At a designated time, an instructor logs into the software as do the learners.
Finding a MMOLE/Virtual Learning World Vendor
APRIL 27, 2009
Attend tradeshows focused on 3D learning, read blogs by virtual learning thought leaders, read publications and vendor brochures, look at web sites and educate yourself on the vast number of virtual world options. A screen shot from the MMOLE of ProtoSphere. There are a number of preliminary things to consider when beginning to search for vendors to assist you in developing a MMOLE.
You Want a Job? I Give you the F.B.I
JANUARY 7, 2009
Check out the entire article at Wanted: 850 new FBI agents Or Check out the FBI's web site to apply. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide. One area of the United States economy that is hiring is the FBI. In fact, due to retirments of the boomers and attrition.they need more than a few good men/women. They need a lot!
Five Myths of Mobile Learning
AUGUST 24, 2009
While trawling through multiple web-links, a pattern of myths about mobile learning emerges. What they’ve been conveniently ignoring is that the biggest content delivery platform - the World Wide Web and its varied components are now accessible from most mobile devices of this generation. I’ve been occupied with writing a paper to promote the adoption of mobile learning amongst corporates and enterprises. While mobile devices’ still don’t match personal computers interface capabilities, they’ve come a long way in a very short time. How do you respond?
2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning
The eLearning Coach
DECEMBER 27, 2009
What technology trends of 2009 have impacted online learning and will continue to do so in the coming year? Cloud computing refers to delivering capabilities as an online service accessed from a web browser. Web-based tools for scheduling, project management and documentation increase productivity and enhance personal mobility. Here’s my list. Cloud Computing. Netbooks.
Our Top 10 Learning Tools 2009
JUNE 4, 2009
We decided to contribute to the 2009 list by sending in our own list of Top 10 Tools for Learning Professionals. It helps us create interactive and engaging web-based Learning Solutions. The design view allows us to see the results instantly, without having to use a web browser. Browser compatibility issues and validations are easily taken care of, and CSS integration offers a convenient way to ensure consistent appearance of web pages. 8. Jane Hart conducts annual surveys of the top 100 learning tools. Adobe Flash: It’s no wonder this is at the top of our list.
Training Industry.com: Blogging Over There Also
AUGUST 31, 2009
Stop by and check out some definitions and ideas related to Web 2.0 They are the fundamentals you'll need to understand Web 2.0 It seems that I am now blogging all over the place. I now a Featured Blogger and am writing a periodic blog over at TrainingIndustry. The blog is called The Tech Dimension and will expand on idea and concepts related to integrating technology into the learning process. The first entry is called Understanding New Learning Technologies. learning technologies. Learning technologies and the potential impact on learning within an organization.
Not a Good Week for the Virtual Worlds Space
DECEMBER 22, 2009
This means that a user created "portal" into a virtual world can be accessed from web location. You can add content from other web locations like Amazon or videos as well. First, Metaplace announced it will be closing its virtual doors on January 1, 2010 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time. This was one of the alternatives I listed for something other than Second Life in my Alternatives to Second Life (continued, again) I described Metaplace as: Is a Flash-based virtual world platform that allows players to buy and sell items, own property and play online games. LAYOFFS REPORTED.
What is a Learning Technologist?
Dont Waste Your Time
AUGUST 13, 2009
came to this role from a background in web development and wed design (via a degree in Geology!) Learning Technologists are not always involved in purely online, distance, eLearning or mLearning, we are used to help improve and update face-to-face materials to either introduce a new technique or just to update a presentation, make it more 2009 and less 1999. The question "what is a Learning Technologist", I've finally realised, can be answerd differently based on who you ask, where they work, and what day of the week it is. Does that make it any easier? No, how about this.
[from catspyjamasnz] Learning with 'e's: Two fingered salute
Learning with e's
AUGUST 10, 2009
Anyone with a modicum of insight will see that there are several parallels here with the battle between the institutional VLE and Edupunk style ‘do-it-yourselves’ personal web tools. The personal web by contrast, moves along lightly at the pace of its users, being directed as changes and personal needs dictate. The personal web is on the rise.
Blackboard vs. Moodle: a comparison
Dont Waste Your Time
JULY 23, 2009
VLE Web 2.0As a user of Blackboard at Bournemouth University I have been involved in various discussion about it’s merit or lack of). These are usually started by someone who doesn’t like Blackboard, and probably hasn’t used it much either (or even tried?). They are usually fans of Moodle, even if they’ve not used it (but have talked [.]. Blackboard Moodle myBU PLN Technology University 2.0
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Better Learning Games
APRIL 9, 2009
Thursday, April 09, 2009 Building Better Learning Games Interested in building casual games for your learners? Read on for notes from a webinar today, April 9, 2009: Building Better Learning Games: Leveraging Game Design and User Testing for Results Our hosts today: Enspire Learning (Ben Katz) Doorways to Dreams D2D -- financial entertainment. Focus on casual video games. Assessment.
Top 100 Learning Game Resources
JUNE 24, 2009
When writing the whitepaper about Casual games , I did a fair bit of research and looked at several hundred web links. Building Better Learning Games- Learning Visions, April 9, 2009. mLearn08: MiLK: students building mobile learning games in higher education by Debra Polson- Ignatia Webs, November 12, 2008. Marc Prensky - Twitch Speed, June 17, 2009. June 17, 2009.