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Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Social Learning

collaboration. Collaboration: Twiddla. For teams that are not able to meet in person frequently, a good online collaboration tool can be absolutely essential. For all these reasons and because it’s free, I’m giving my collaboration shout-out to Twiddla, an online whiteboarding service that offers instant, no-signup/no-setup collaboration space for groups of all sizes. Timelines and Tasks: Zoho Projects. Enter Zoho Projects as the new contender for the role of timeline/task champion!  So… on to the quest! These include: • timeline and tasks.

Collaboration Tools

Tony Karrer

As I mentioned in Real-Time Collaborative Editing , I had a fantastic experience participating in group editing of a Mind Map of collaborative tools during a session at Learn Trends. You can see the result below. But it was interesting to see the results exported which I've embedded below.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 2

TalentLMS

Our best picks would be: Asana , a very capable project management and collaboration tool, which handles actionable tasks, scheduling, bug tracking, file sharing, notifications, team chat, etc with aplomb. In this post we’ll suggest tools that can help you with designing and managing your courses. 7. Excel. Excel as a tool for online training you might ask? What’s not to like?

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2015

OpenSesame

Zoho Docs  — Zoho Docs brings together more than 25 business-focused apps into one product. Syndio Social''s proprietary Clairvoyance dashboard technology maps employee relationships to quantify communication and help organizations identify talent, increase collaboration and streamline change. Learning comes in many forms, not all of which occur in a classroom. get smarter?

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

Zoho Online Office You can have all your office files such as documents, spreadsheets, presentations online and share them with your learners. StudyGroups Quickly and easily collaborate with your classmates and plan out homework for your courses. 50% of Facebooks active users log on to Facebook in any given day. Average user is connected to 80 community pages, groups and events.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design Central

Learning Visions

Thursday, December 06, 2007 Instructional Design Central Travis Jordan, a recent graduate from Utah States Instructional Technology program, has created Instructional Design Central , a collaborative website for professionals in the fields of instructional design, and E-Learning, and performance improvement. Instructional Design Central (IDC) is an online portal dedicated towards providing professionals, researchers, and students with instructional design (or instructional technology) resources and community collaboration. Travis, this looks like a great start. Take the Survey!

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features. How should you go about it? Blogs.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features. How should you go about it? Blogs.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

To prevent learners from spending all day surfing social media sites, instructors can limit the tools to a couple of platforms or divide learners into small groups for discussion and collaboration. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features. Finally, courses that involve higher levels of collaboration and group work can benefit most from social networking and live chat. How should you go about it? What tools should you use? Discussion boards. Blogs. Microblogs.

50 Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story (Alan Levine)

ZaidLearn

collaboration and sharing tools as well as tools for personal learning. 50 Web 2.0 tools (Amazingly useful anyway!)! If you are looking for free web 2.0 tools (to tell a story!) and reflections on using them, Alan Levine's presentation below, is simply a great starting point (Click on the graphic below. Yes!). JUICE? tool using images, audio, and/or video. It is as easy as 1-2-3!

A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?

ZaidLearn

Social bookmarking tool with collaborative learning features (groups, forums, etc.)? LAMS Collaboration tool? Google Docs or Zoho Tool that accurately converts my PowerPoint to Flash (including animations)? Wikipedia Community dedicated to collaborative development of free content? Tool for Collaborative Storytelling? Firefox e-Mail system? del.icio.us Tricky one!

[from davidds] e-Learning 2.0 Workshop (Stephen Downes)

ZaidLearn

tools, and discussed (including group activities) how these tools could facilitate more effective communication, collaboration and learning. Zoho - Offers a suite of online web applications geared towards increasing your productivity and offering easy collaboration. At last I got to meet Stephen Downes in person and attend one of his workshops. In this e-Learning 2.0 Not bad!

e-Learning 2.0 Workshop (Stephen Downes)

ZaidLearn

tools, and discussed (including group activities) how these tools could facilitate more effective communication, collaboration and learning. Zoho - Offers a suite of online web applications geared towards increasing your productivity and offering easy collaboration. At last I got to meet Stephen Downes in person and attend one of his workshops. In this e-Learning 2.0 Not bad!

Let go of old technology - out with email

Learning Rocks

They allow us to easily and very effectively keep all our communication in one place, track tasks, hold meetings, share files, collaborate on documents - the list goes on. Sadly, these email killers are not new - collaborative tools like Google Apps, Zoho or BaseCamp , forums and wikis - and yes, even blogs - are now established, familiar and robust. For a while now I've had the funny feeling that email creates at least as much work as it facilitates. He works at an organisation that promotes social software as far as I could tell. But it hasn't.

Let go of old technology - out with email

Learning Rocks

They allow us to easily and very effectively keep all our communication in one place, track tasks, hold meetings, share files, collaborate on documents - the list goes on. Sadly, these email killers are not new - collaborative tools like Google Apps, Zoho or BaseCamp , forums and wikis - and yes, even blogs - are now established, familiar and robust. For a while now I've had the funny feeling that email creates at least as much work as it facilitates. He works at an organisation that promotes social software as far as I could tell. But it hasn't.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Zoho launches Viewer, a Web-based attachment tool" (Webware) | Main | "Object-Centered Sociality" or What is Really at the Heart of Social Networks » September 01, 2007 "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee) This is an old post from McAfee (January in Internet time being something like 7 years ago) but I just came across it and I really like the idea here of juxtaposing and old capability with a new one. How would that go down? What would happen?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "A Win-Win Scenario: Game School Aims to Engage and Educate" (WIRED)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Intel Launches social media experience Open Port" (PodTech) | Main | "Zoho launches Viewer, a Web-based attachment tool" (Webware) » August 31, 2007 "A Win-Win Scenario: Game School Aims to Engage and Educate" (WIRED) ( LINK ) "Dont use the word "fun" to describe what will go on in the Game School, a proposed New York City public school that will use "game design and game-inspired methods" to educate sixth through 12th graders. "You feel like youre gaining mastery."