I can’t use Facebook
MAY 27, 2014
informal learning motivation attitude autodidacticism autodidactism cartoon excuse Facebook funny humor humour learning pull self-directed learning teaching training This one goes out to all the L&D folk who are wary of the “I haven’t been trained” excuse.
Facebook Guide for Educators
Dont Waste Your Time
AUGUST 14, 2013
Innovative uses of Facebook are being developed all of the time and as such we have created a Facebook for Educators Page run by educators for educators, to share their experiences and recommendations across the UK and beyond.” ” By looking at how Facebook is already being used it reports on how it could be used to. Related posts: Facebook tips for Educators.
DECEMBER 27, 2015
I’m leaving Facebook. I’ve been wanting to for a while, but the passage of CISA – the Cyberspace Information Sharing Act of 2015 – has finally pushed me into action. Many of my friends have responded this way when I have told them about my plans: I’ve always been careful about what I shared, so this doesn’t worry me. I don’t post to Facebook, so I don’t have read more here. privacy cisa leave facebookWhy am I freaking out over CISA?
What Can eLearning Learn from Facebook?
JULY 27, 2016
In February 2016, Facebook celebrated its 12 th birthday. According to data released by Facebook, at the end of December 2015, there were 1.59 billion monthly Facebook users. If you look at how Facebook has grown, matured, and become part of our daily (if not hourly) life, there are tips, tricks, and insights that designers of eLearning can glean from Facebook’s success.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
This all sounds great, but what is social learning and is it reliant on Facebook. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital. creating yet another course or scheduling yet another workshop. of learners. busy trainers? You’re. goals. groups.
Leaving Facebook is harder than you think
JANUARY 2, 2016
After recovering (from cooking and hosting – forgot how much work that was!), it’s now time to finalize moving from Facebook. The new year’s eve party was the last one I organized on Facebook. In addition to waiting until after this party, I was waiting for Facebook to send me an email that my data export was ready. privacy leaving facebook
If Facebook was a country …
Dont Waste Your Time
MAY 21, 2015
If Facebook was a country … yeah, but it isn’t. Liking Facebook (a global network) to the population of a single country is inaccurate. billion, and Facebook reportedly at 1.39 And this is really what it is – Facebook is not a country, it is a government, of sorts. Related posts: Infographic: Does Facebook make you a better student? billion.
Want ‘Facebook’ In Your LMS?
JUNE 7, 2011
need ‘Facebook’…. Of late one of the things I’ve heard from prospects and clients is “I need Facebook in my LMS. We’ve been hearing about need for collaboration and social tools within learning and the LMS quite frequently in last twelve months but last week a couple of clients actually mentioned ‘Facebook’ is what they need in their LMS.
Facebook misuse: staying ahead
Dont Waste Your Time
APRIL 29, 2013
Related posts: You know when you've been Facebook'd. Social Network Facebook Infographic Social Learning Social Media 27% monitor employee use of social media: define monitor? Is this actively monitoring each cookie stored, keyboard type, URL visited, etc. Or is it monitoring by following and ‘friending ‘on each network. What about you, do you agree?
efront LMS integration with Facebook
MAY 20, 2013
Lately we’ve been talking a lot about using Facebook as a learning platform. We took that into consideration with the eFront platform which comes with a rich set of social tools that facilitate the communication and social learning process together with an easy-to-use Facebook integration plugin. Facebook Integration. Go to [link] and click on “Create new App” 2.
The drama of Facebook
Learning with e's
MARCH 6, 2014
The world''s largest and most successful social network, Facebook - celebrated its tenth anniversary in February 2014. Facebook is a social phenomenon that cannot be ignored. One social anthropologist in particular might have had a great deal to say about the Facebook effect. Facebook users may feel that they are at home and relaxed when they are online, and ''among friends''.
Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning
JANUARY 26, 2015
Facebook and Twitter. So how about Facebook, which also allows you to post videos but on top of that offers a lot of extra capabilities, including Group pages, wall posts, personal messages, and the ability to embed fully interactive applications (including the ability to monetize them)? All in all, the situation regarding Facebook and learning looks most like a wasted opportunity.
Facebook to Train Employees on Political Bias
JUNE 28, 2016
Several former Facebook news curators this spring told Gizmodo they regularly downplayed conservative news stories on the platform’s trending news section despite the fact that such articles were trending on their own among the site’s more than 100 billion users. Tags: bias The post Facebook to Train Employees on Political Bias appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.
How many apps are connected to your Facebook account?
DECEMBER 27, 2015
found it by digging into Facebook’s explanation of what information they collect on all of us. If you want to see how many apps are connected to your Facebook account, the direct link is here. I have 306. Three hundred and six linked apps. And I have to remove them one-by-one. Each time I remove one, I have to acknowledge this warning: This will remove the app from your account, your bookmarks and the read more here. privacy #leavingfacebook cisa
Quick Review of Izzui – The Facebook LMS
AUGUST 1, 2013
Facebook is being used for a whole lot more than comments and pictures these days. Not too long ago, an ambitious Facebook app called Izzui came about with the goal of allowing people the opportunity to create and sell training on the world’s most popular social networking platform. Naturally, Izzui cannot shake the Facebook branding, so it loses a bit of identity.
'Using Facebook & Twitter For Learning & Teaching' Workshop
MAY 3, 2012
INTRODUCTION Today more than 900 million people use Facebook, and more than 300 million use Twitter to connect, share and interact with one another. Then we will explore and discuss with the participants how they can use Facebook for learning and teaching. Social_Media PLE Facebook web2.0 Day two will be dedicated to exploring Twitter basics and apps for learning and teaching.
Problems with Facebook Views
Learn and Lead
APRIL 20, 2014
Just came across two very interesting videos that show how Facebook makes money twice over, once for getting likes and once for people to actually see your posts. And it''s not just for Facebook Pages. I see posts only from a very limited set of "friends" on Facebook. advertising Facebook Facebook Advertising Facebook Likes Online marketing Social Media
Facebook & Twitter for Learning at #IMEC8!
MARCH 11, 2013
Facilitating a half-day hands-on ' Facebook & Twitter for Learning ' workshop on the 13th March (2013) at the 8th International Medical Education Conference (IMEC-2013). FACEBOOK & TWITTER WORKSHOP Today more than one billion people use Facebook, and more than 500 million use Twitter to connect, share and interact with one another. learning Social_Media Facebook web2.0
The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow
JUNE 22, 2015
Facebook may be perceived as a distraction for online learning audiences. In this article, I’ll share a Facebook guide for eLearning professionals explaining why Facebook is such a powerful eLearning tool. You can also find 6 invaluable tips on how to use Facebook for eLearning, as well as 10 additional tips on how to run successful Facebook groups. Be active.
Using Facebook as a learning platform
APRIL 26, 2013
Let’s start this post by stating that Facebook was not actually created as a learning platform, it can however clearly be used to enhance and support elearning. Facebook makes it easy to network and interact with other virtual students, and because most people know how to use Facebook they don’t need to become familiar with a new platform. Ball, L., 2012). Mazer, Richard E.
Facebook for e-Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ". 50% of Facebooks active users log on to Facebook in any given day. Quiz Monster Create your own quiz Facebook application!
Stuart Crabb of Facebook #ASTDTK12
JANUARY 26, 2012
Facebook didn’t invent that, just created a great tool. We’ve been doing social networking for millions of years. (He’s using Facebook timeline to tell the story). 1970 Marshall McLuhan ‘the medium is the message’ 1995 The Internet 2004 Facebook and the social graph – the social layer of the internet which allows people to connect and share. People want the opportunity to share and connect – this is why it’s taken off, not because Facebook created this amazing product… Newsfeed – sharing the story of what your friends are doing. Who is Facebook? It’s not new.
IMU Learning Series 01 - Facebook for Learning and Teaching?
DECEMBER 27, 2011
AGENDA Can Facebook be used for teaching and learning? In this online session we will explore Facebook together, share examples and discuss how it can be used for teaching and learning with a specific emphasis on using Facebook Groups and Pages. Social_Media Facebook tutorial teaching and learning IMU_Learning_SeriesMalaysian time) (GMT + 8 Hours: 6:30 - 7:30 A.M)
Facebook as a Learning Platform
OCTOBER 15, 2007
Facebook seems to be coming up everywhere the past few weeks. The most recent, which finally got me to post, was a Stephen Downes post - I'm Majoring in Facebook, How about You? The class has each student creating applications in Facebook and presenting to potential investors. Why is Facebook so hot right now? I see two main reasons which I give below, but first.
What Facebook knows about you (and me?)
Dont Waste Your Time
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
This was posted in November 2011 so I’m sure there are updates on Max’s legal battle with Facebook – head on over to [link] for more details. YouTube: What Facebook knows about you. Related posts: Facebook tips for Educators. Twitter & Facebook use by Russell Group Universities. WordPress Plugin #13: WordBooker (WordPress and Facebook integration).
Jing Goes to Facebook!
APRIL 6, 2010
There's been an update for all free and Pro Jing users - you can now post your Jing screen captures and screencasts right to your Facebook wall! Calling all Jing users! You can find out about all the new updates on the Jing blog here. What other sites would you like to share your Jing captures on?
Stock Market 101: Facebook’s IPO
MAY 23, 2012
When Facebook’s IPO didn’t result in a spike in its stock valuation on its first day of trading, people speculated. Was it because Facebook isn’t as hip as it once was? Here’s the truth: These questions are irrelevant to understanding whether Facebook is valued fairly or not. Facebook’s current earnings are $1 billion.
Can Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin GET YOU A JOB?
DECEMBER 1, 2011
Though, social media tools like Facebook , Twitter and Linkedin can make yourself (resume) more visible and attractive to job hunters out there, and increasingly they are using such tools to discover the real (virtual) you. THINK TWICE before Facebooking, Tweeting and Linkedining anything that you would not want your parents to know. Though, social media tools like Facebook , Twitter and Linkedin will make you more visible out there, and empower you with new ways to engage with job hunters, and possibly get you a job interview. infographic Facebook Linkedin Twitter
Introducing Beginning Facebook for Business
FEBRUARY 1, 2013
OpenSesame is excited to announce the release of Beginning Facebook for Business. As part of our mission to provide individuals and organizations with a broad variety of elearning courses, OpenSesame wants to share our passion for social media with you. We are pleased to offer this complimentary course to assist in your social media development. Left Content Revolution Release Notes
Learning on the Leading Edge
JULY 24, 2008
Do consumer social networking sites like Facebook have a place inside corporations? They found that 23% businesses block access to Facebook. One third view Facebook as a major source of lost productivity. Many others view Facebook as a security risk. On the other hand, Andrew McAfee of Harvard Business School writes about one company , Serena Software, that has chosen to make Facebook its company intranet site. Originally a custom e-learning content developer, Udutu has recently launched LMS functionality as a series of Facebook applications.
Facebook for Learning? Boleh!
APRIL 20, 2010
LEARNING SESSION This week's learning session explored Facebook and how we can use it to facilitate learning. As expected, thanks to the juicy topic 'Facebook', we had a full house (e-lab I mean!). For those of you who missed the learning session, here are the presentation slides: Facebook For Learning? that participated think that IMU should use Facebook for e-learning.
Don’t use Facebook for teaching your class – use Edmodo!
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
Its safe and easy Facebook-like interface allows the class to collaborate, connect, share content, access homework, etc. There has been a lot of controversy about the appropriateness of teachers 'friending' their students on Facebook. social networking class facebookIf you are like me, you probably had not heard about Edmodo until right now. I had never heard of it until it flew across my twitter stream in a posting from a colleague. So what is it? It’s a web-based social network space for teachers and students. It’s free for both students and teachers. like that shift.
Facebook--Good for Your Memory: Twitter--Not So Much
OCTOBER 1, 2009
A study recently released by Dr. Tracy Alloway of Scotland’s University of Stirling found that using Facebook stretches a person's “working memory” (short-term or recent memory), while Twitter, YouTube and text messaging tend to weaken it. She states in the article, Facebook 'enhances intelligence' but Twitter 'diminishes it', claims psychologist The ''instant'' nature of texting, Twitter and YouTube was not healthy for working memory. ''On Twitter you receive an endless stream of information, but it's also very succinct,'' said Dr Alloway. ''You don't have to process that information.
Facebook for Educators
JULY 27, 2011
I have in past postings made both positive and not so positive remarks regarding the use of Facebook as part of course delivery. Given all this, I do still continue to see articles and postings where clearly the application has worked well, then the other day I came across a YouTube video ‘ The Basics of a Facebook Page for Educators’ If you have not seen this for yourself then I can recommend it as a good starter. also came across this rather large sample of (The teachers guide to using Facebook) Facebook the missing manual from OReilly.
Part 2: Using Facebook as a learning platform (videos)
APRIL 30, 2013
For those who missed last week’s post “ Part 1: Using Facebook as a learning platform ” we shared some important links for instructors interested in using Facebook with students. Using Facebook to teach: Bullis School teacher Sara Romeyn talks about using Facebook as a teaching tool in her AP U.S. eLearning Learning Social Media Facebook
Facebook’s New Streaming Service: What You Need to Know
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
From Snapchat’s debut in 2011 to Twitter’s ugly war with Meerkat and its later acquisition of the streaming service, Periscope , Facebook is now tentatively entering the live streaming market. In early August, Facebook announced its release of a live streaming feature, Live , similar to Twitter’s Periscope and Snapchat’s Snapchat Live and Snapchat Story. Celebrity Involvement.
How to Lead the Facebook Generation
DECEMBER 12, 2011
Gary Hamel, in his weekly WSJ.com blog, writes about the Facebook generation and ways fortune Fortune 500 companies aren’t prepared to deal with this new crop of workers. Training Help Uncategorized employees facebook management workersThere is one item in particular that caught my attention about these young workers: they expect leaders to serve rather than to preside.
This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans
DECEMBER 6, 2012
Topic 1: How might real life training exercises like Facebook’s “hackathon” be applied to other industries? October was CyberSecurity awareness week, and Facebook was not pulling any punches. In order to teach employees about the dangers of security breaches, Facebook launched a series of security threats and fake phishing sites to see how employees would respond.
JANUARY 8, 2016
Back in the 90s, I bought my first computer so I could do my EET work at home instead of dealing with finding a babysitter for the kids and drive half an hour to work on those busted old breadboards. There was a CD that came with the computer that got me on the world wide web… America Online was *the* way to connect to the Internet back in the day. It was easy, fast read more here.