20 tools for legacy learning
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 28, 2015
Before the digital age, teachers could write books and articles to share their knowledge. Here are five ways we can give our knowledge to generations of learners we will never meet: 1) Blogging. Blogs such as the one you are now reading have been set up to share knowledge, and also to encourage discussion. Tools to look out for: YouTube , Vimeo , SchoolTube , Daily Motion.
Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
APRIL 12, 2016
Top 100 Tools for Learning poll. All of mine fall in the latter category, because my performance support tools are productivity tools! So here’re my votes, FWIW: Google Search is, of course, still my top tool. Skype is a tool I use for communicating with folks to get things done, but also to have conversations (e.g. Facebook is also a way I stay in touch with friends and colleagues (those colleagues that I also consider friends; Facebook is more a personal learning tool than a business tool for me). Books are still a major way I learn.
I think, therefore I blog
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
In a recent blog post, I gave seven reasons why teachers should blog. It was subsequently expanded to 10 good reasons by the contributions from readers - which is actually an eleventh reason why teachers should blog - you get back such great comments, suggestions, arguments and advice, it would be crazy not to share your content. Evernote is a great tool for that purpose.
2015 top 10 tools for learning
JULY 7, 2015
Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). As a public service announcement, I list my top 10 tools for learning as well: Google search: I regularly look up things I hear of and don’t know. WordPress: my blogging tool, that provides regular reflection opportunities for me in generating them, and from the feedback others provide via comments. Omnigraffle: the diagramming tool I use, and diagramming is a great way for me to make sense of things. meta-learning technology
If You're Learning by Blogging You Must be BLEARNING!
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
OCTOBER 12, 2010
This week is about blogging. I just think its time to take a look at blogging again since I, and others from what I hear, seem to be neglecting blogs, feed readers, etc, in favor of microblogging. I'm actually writing this blog post from Amplify.com which is an interesting hybrid tool. Let's start with the basics: What is blogging? Coming up.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jott This Blog
MARCH 25, 2008
Tuesday, March 25, 2008 Jott This Blog I havent had so much time lately to blog, as this project Im working on has been quite grueling. I find my best time for thinking up excellent blog entries is late at night when Im lying in bed. I am calling this blog entry in on my cellphone as I drive. And then, presto magic, I have a new blog post. What a great tool?
Blogs and RSS as Learning Tools
JULY 30, 2008
Many of us techies have been using RSS for years, and you may even run your own blog. Blogs can also be a fantastic way to record your progress on projects, take notes, share findings, etc. What are some of the obstacles we face in using blogs and RSS readers at our organizations? First, blogs and RSS don’t get much respect in the enterprise. Now, I know many companies have executives and employees who blog regularly, but this is still more of the exception than the rule. Second, users are either hesitant or scared to use new tools like an RSS reader.
LCB's Big Question - Should All Learning Professionals be Blogging?
OCTOBER 2, 2006
Over on LCB , The Big Question for October has been posted: Should All Learning Professionals be Blogging? Corporate eLearning Professionals are Blogging More More corporate eLearning professionals are taking up blogging. A couple recent interesting blogs as examples are: In the Middle of the Curve - Good example post that I cite later: Fear of Blogging. Blogs are a Great Personal Learning Tool As learning professionals, we should all be at the forefront of knowing how to learn ourselves. Learn Me Happy - Example post - A really worrying trend.
Web 2.0 Applications in Learning
MARCH 3, 2008
I'm writing this post for both attendees of the session to have some notes and for people who were not at the session to hopefully get value from the discussion that happened there. Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? Getting Value from LinkedIn , Thomas Davenport and Blogging - He is Wrong!
MAY 2, 2010
They see it as a platform, not a mere blogging tool. Some people think Richard Stallman a god for writing Emacs and inventing Free Software. Tags: Blogging Community Conference hosts should take a lesson or two from Matt Mullenweg. Today’s Wordcamp San Francisco was simply great. Great line-up of speakers. Glorious weather. Admission was $50.
The Learning Professional’s toolkit – what’s essential?
Spark Your Interest
JUNE 3, 2010
June’s BQ is… “what tools should we learn?. When I think about the tools, I always come back to the fact that they are all just typing, so that is the critical thing to learn (but even that will be obsolete someday). As I’m writing this, not sure if there are any other tools needed! . First off, let me be clear. I won’t pretend that I do.
Daily Bookmarks 06/19/2008
JUNE 19, 2008
Principles for assessing online discussions and other conversations (blogs, chat, etc.) Writing for asynchronous discussion isn’t the same as writing an essay, and the author argues that students who simply post essays to the discussion board should receive good grades. “The animation is a way of them developing the picture so they relate that to the writing, to what they hear, what they see, what they feel. Tool for liveblogging that is actually live–it works like typing an instant message. tags: web2.0 , blog , tools.
DECEMBER 23, 2008
Once I was a whiz with an excellent drawing tool; now I am a scribbler on six different drawing tools. It pleases me to think of all of the passing information, entertainment, notifications, tweets, blogs, magazines, newspapers, and so on as a never-ending stream. Links take me to my blogs, tools, events, clocks, clubs, and communities. My home page links to my public-facing material: blogs, videos, Flickr, SlideShare, popular articles, several communities, free chapters from Informal Learning, and so on. The Search section has a few specialty tools.