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The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. RSS (really simple syndication) readers and social bookmarking are two popular information aggregation tools.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. RSS (really simple syndication) readers and social bookmarking are two popular information aggregation tools.

The changing Web

Learning with e's

This is number 4 in the series of blog posts entitled 'Shaping Education for the Future.' Social media - often referred to as Web 2.0 , or the participatory Web - is shaping up to be one of the most important tool sets available to support the promotion of change in education. Essentially, the Web has become more social. More on this in future posts on this blog. tools.

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Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS

Tony Karrer

How about for blogs? Social Bookmarking Social Networking Wikis RSSAs background for an upcoming presentation, I wanted to create a page that provides background resources that explain various eLearning 2.0 tools. immediately thought of the Common Craft videos. I've embedded them below. Are there other good introductory resources?

eLearning Learning August Top Posts

Experiencing eLearning

eLearning Learning is a great site to get a snapshot of what people are talking about in the field without being as overwhelming as subscribing to dozens of individual blogs can be. Personally, I do subscribe to many of the blogs featured on this site, but not everything, and I often find little gems that I didn’t see through my other channels. Questioning social media.

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Change Your RSS Feed?

Tony Karrer

A while ago, I created a feedburner feed for this blog so I could add lots of stuff to the feed - most importantly I publish a daily summary of my new del.icio.us would suggest that readers of this blog might want to change over to the FeedBurner feed to get this added functionality: [link links. It appears that most people still point to my Blogspot feed.

Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

Feedly is my RSS reader of choice since the demise of Google Reader. Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Diigo automatically generates my ID and e-Learning bookmarks posts. WordPress is my blog host. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014. Personal Learning.

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Aide RSS Filtering Tool

Tony Karrer

AideRSS looks at a variety of sources of information including comments, technorati, bloglines, icerocket and del.icio.us to determine what posts are generating the most interest. You can see what it thinks are mine in the right column of the blog. I've not quite figured out how to take a very large list of blogs, e.g., all edublogs, and have it filter those down. It provides a widget that allows you to show your top posts for month or year. I've been creating similar information manually for a while, so it's nice to have an automated support for it.

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

That is what one senior exec said to me, the other day when it came to social learning. LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). LMS/LCMS/Learning Portal (commercial or open source), social learning stand-alone, hybrid system, web conferencing, mobile learning. Incorporate Social Q/A. Scribd.

Free Tools for Getting the Most out of this Blog

Rapid eLearning

For example, I use the social bookmarking tool, Diigo , quite a bit. At my last place, the internal network was so lame that I used Diigo to bookmark and manage all of my internal links. In today’s post, I thought I’d share a few that work well with this blog and allow you to access the blog posts in a different format. Convert the Rapid E-Learning Blog to PDF.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): HHS and Federal Government Blogs

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "U.S. Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED) | Main | The e-Learning Guilds Call for Presenters at DevLearn 2008 » May 14, 2008 HHS and Federal Government Blogs Did you know that the Secretary for Health and Human Services has a blog ? federal government blogs here. Im going to head over and check out the feeds from the CBO blog and the Dept. of Transportation blogs. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

Social enzymes

Learning with e's

Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. You are learning something new now by reading this blog post, and I learnt something new while I was writing it. They have synergy and we should not forget the social dimensions each relies upon for their success. That's this blog post finished. and to learn.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « I swear.this is why people switch to Apple. » September 18, 2007 Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two So the pressure is on. love the idea of a blog book tour and kudos to Karl for both the book and this idea. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Don’t forget podcasts, RSS feeds, slideshows, infographics, animations, articles and real-life case studies. Not to mention blogs, wikis, discussion forums and social bookmarks. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me. There’s method in my madness… The myth of rapid authoring. But you know what?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): An Experiment, A Blog-a-thon and a Tip Jar

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Happy Birthday U.S.! Its all done with the best intentions though - I see something and think - "Wow, thats cool, I need to blog about that" - then life gets in the way and I end up with tons of items that never get blogged. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): " Visual Thinking, Imagery, and the Brain" (Eide Neurolearning Blog)

Mark Oehlert

March 21, 2008 in Learning | Permalink Technorati Tags : imagery , learning , meaning TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference " Visual Thinking, Imagery, and the Brain" (Eide Neurolearning Blog) : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "How to Read A Blog (With a Nod to Mortimer Adler)" (AJ Fortin)

Mark Oehlert

To get some perspective, I went back to the wisdom of an ‘ancient’ text (paper-based, of course) written by Mortimer Adler in 1940 (a bestseller no less) entitled, simply enough, How to Read a Book.Yes, I know, blogs are not books, — or magazines or newspapers — but wedo read (and often listen) to them and want something from them aswell. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): MindMapping Blog and Online Mindmapping App

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A New CAPTCHA Approach (xkcd.com) | Main | Where do you begin when you havent posted in like 2 weeks? » March 09, 2007 MindMapping Blog and Online Mindmapping App I am a visual learner. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal         RSS Feeds. Social                  SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Social                  Mentoring/ coaching. Social                  Websites? Social                  Books? Social                  Collaborative projects. Social                  Wikis. Social                  Blogs (written/ video). Social                  Micro-blogging. Social                  Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging. Social                  Web jams. Informal         Workshops.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Day 2: Welcome to Day 2 of Marks "Clear the Tabs" Blog-a-thon"

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Ever Wonder How Much a Meeting Costs? Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003books futures Web 2.0

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. Experiencing eLearning , July 27, 2009 Wikis at Work - eLearning Technology , February 25, 2007 Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage , May 4, 2009 Blog or Wiki? trainingwreck , January 23, 2010 Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Extending elearning? How about math?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): My Blog is Worth $66, 615.72 (any buyers??)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Using Performance Results to Hire | Main | Voice Coming to Second Life » March 08, 2007 My Blog is Worth $66, 615.72 (any buyers??).seriously.if My blog is worth $66,615.72. How much is your blog worth? March 08, 2007 in Errata | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference My Blog is Worth $66, 615.72 (any buyers??) : Comments But Karyn.with the weaker dollar, you could pick up my blog for a paltry 34533.6

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Blogs. Blogging to teach others is common in the public domain, but not so within an organization. Category: Social Networking Platform. Audacity.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « First Look Viewer for Second Life Has Voice | Main | Who Are the Beavers? » June 24, 2007 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) This is a great list.and the following post is 50 MORE games ! Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?

Janet Clarey

Community&# in the middle and blogs, wikis, discussion board, social bookmarking, and user-generated content surrounding it.). The blogs were everyone’s - novice, expert, course vendors, and Learning & Development. People used audio, video, images, text and followed updates using RSS. Social bookmarking was on its own server.

Learning 2.0 Is Like Punk Rock

eLearning Weekly

We have fantastic tools at our disposal, like blogs, social bookmarking, wikis, RSS, etc. - and many of these tools are free. If you force people to use social bookmarking, they’ll ignore it. If you force them to blog, they’ll get writer’s block. I had a fun discussion last night with several friends / colleagues. We were trying to hypothesize why so many (e)Learning 2.0 initiatives don’t get the traction we would expect, both at our organization and at other organizations. Punk is a music genre that defies the mainstream.

Presentation to Research Working Group on Multigenerational Knowledge Transfer

Kapp Notes

Here are some links to blog postings I've done related to the topic and other related links. Blog Posting Books to Consider Reading for the Gamer/Boomer Knowledge Gap Hard Sell: Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning Brain Drain: Where in the World is Everybody Going? Examples of Different Types of E-Learning Aggregator (here is an example of an RSS Aggregator) Training Blogs Three-Dimensional Worlds Second Life ProtoSphere Active Worlds There Social Networking LinkedIn MySpace Facebook Social Bookmarking del.icio.us

Christopher Pappas – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In addition, you are also a Social Media Marketing (SMM) professional. Honestly, I do not consider myself as a Social Media Marketing professional. Being social is in my nature and as long as I can remember myself I love to socialize and interact with people, especially eLearning professionals. Christopher holds an MBA, and an M.Ed. Learning Design) from BGSU.

Work Literacy Launch

Tony Karrer

This venture comes partly from my experiences doing presentations, workshops, blogging around eLearning 2.0. When discussing new(ish) tools like blogs and social bookmarking, and discussing things like advanced search techniques, there's a gap in knowledge work skills. Some ways to Participate : Subscribe RSS Feed for the Work Literacy Blog RSS Feed for an aggregation of related content. Point us to resources using the Del.icio.us tag: WorkLiteracy Comment Blog your thoughts. In fact, we all have blind spots. Why is that?

Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. There are some great resources on this such as: Ten tips for choosing & using social software Adoption of Web 2.0 Revisited Social Media - The Challenge of Adoption - Rob’s Dummies Guide The secret sauce to successful Enterprise 2.0 Web 2.0

Social Media Offerings which can b used in Social Learning

eLearning 24-7

Social media types with examples. New social media types are being created, identified and defined constantly.  Bi-weekly updates, which can be found on the “Social Media Page&# under my Essentials section, that debuts on Monday. With the exception of crowdsourcing, all other social media types can be used in social learning. Social Bookmarking – Delicious -  spelled often as del.icio.us Social Network Aggregator -    Netvibes. Vlogging (Video blogging) – Blip.tv. Social E-Mail - Google Buzz.

Work Literacy Launch

Clark Quinn

This venture comes partly from my experiences doing presentations, workshops, blogging around eLearning 2.0. When discussing new(ish) tools like blogs and social bookmarking, and discussing things like advanced search techniques, there's a gap in knowledge work skills. Some ways to Participate : Subscribe RSS Feed for the Work Literacy Blog RSS Feed for an aggregation of related content. Point us to resources using the Del.icio.us tag: WorkLiteracy Comment Blog your thoughts. In fact, we all have blind spots. Why is that?

Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

Given the nomination , I'm not sure how much new traffic will come to check out this blog, but I know that it's always hard to come to a blog and get a sense of what the person talks about. Based on my Aha Moment - del.icio.us as Indicator of Valuable Content I've tried to go back and figure out what people were finding valuable. That's because I started including pages based on number of del.icio.us bookmarks. Post Views Comments Bookmarks eLearningTechnology 18,308 247 What is eLearning 2.0? This is the reason I created the First Time Visitor's Guide.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): My Definition of Collaboration.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Cool Tool Alert: Online FLV Converter | Main | Optimal Length of Copyright Term Solved: Now Watch the RIAA, MPAA, Disney, et al Squirm as they confront real numbers » July 22, 2007 My Definition of Collaboration.is Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

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