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What Millennials Want from Member Education

Association eLearning

At first, my computer only included educational games (my mom was a bit of a hippie and opposed the violent and competitive games my friends were playing).  I learned some basic html coding when I was just 11 years old because I constantly wanted to update the backgrounds on my NeoPets and MySpace profiles. assnchat. Association Chat (@assnchat) June 3, 2014. Visuals. Gamification.

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

Is gamification going to go the way of Myspace and Foursquare? Check out this YouTube video that showcases the  World Wildlife Fund’s new educational for an outstanding example of how visuals can be used to help educate people on facts and “build awareness.” In fact, the “homemade” quality videos have become quite acceptable, courtesy of YouTube.

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All This Talk About Reading

Learning Rebels

These were the days before the interwebs, before twitter, YouTube, MySpace, and Facebook. I had to go to the library or Barnes and Noble to find information. Now that we are in the age of twitter, Facebook and YouTube, it’s easy to fall into the trap of sound bites and headlines. All this talk about reading got me to thinking… It’s been a good month. Whaaat?

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Social Learning

For those of you that are unaware of TweetDeck, it is essentially a social media aggregator (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Buzz, Foursquare and MySpace) that can be used on almost any device (PC, iPhone, Android, iPad, Google Chrome, and more).  For those of you that use web-based aggregators like Google Reader but have not yet made room for Tweets, Twitter is an aggregator on steroids. 

GetOut of My Space!

Learning Rocks

The Times ran a short piece in last week's Public Agenda section reporting that the Times HES says that under-graduate students are rejecting attempts by tutors to colonise spaces such as YouTube and MySpace. news so-net softwareAccording to a poll by Ipsos MORI: students regard the virtual worlds as a place for entertainment, socialising and information-gathering. Of course, this runs contrary to another report a few weeks ago in the Gruaniad, and picked up by Donald Clark , stating that an MIT lecturer's iPod videos are doing a roaring trade.

GetOut of My Space!

Learning Rocks

The Times ran a short piece in last week's Public Agenda section reporting that the Times HES says that under-graduate students are rejecting attempts by tutors to colonise spaces such as YouTube and MySpace. Tags: news so-net software According to a poll by Ipsos MORI: students regard the virtual worlds as a place for entertainment, socialising and information-gathering. Of course, this runs contrary to another report a few weeks ago in the Gruaniad, and picked up by Donald Clark , stating that an MIT lecturer's iPod videos are doing a roaring trade.

E-Learning challenges in vocational education

E-Learning Provocateur

Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, blogs, wikis and other social media have shifted the role of the learner from a mere recipient of content, to an active participant in the production of content. We can’t spend our entire days reading endless news feeds and subscribing to a multitude of professional journals and magazines. Emerging issues. Likewise, Web 2.0 Challenges. web 2.0

Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

Then I started seeing all the news about Google's new " Friend Connect " (and geez, if you watch the tech news at all, you'd have to live in an abandoned missile silo under a rock to have missed this breathless avalanche of stories (e.g. Tech Crunch , ZDNet Blogs , CNET News , NYTimes , PC World , actual Google Press Release ). I do like this explanation of the functionality from PC World : "The way it works is any site that wants to can add Friend Connect functionality to their site can simply by adding a bit of HTML code to their site. So I was reading the SCORM 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

" Then I started seeing all the news about Googles new " Friend Connect " (and geez, if you watch the tech news at all, youd have to live in an abandoned missile silo under a rock to have missed this breathless avalanche of stories (e.g. Tech Crunch , ZDNet Blogs , CNET News , NYTimes , PC World , actual Google Press Release ). I do like this explanation of the functionality from PC World : "The way it works is any site that wants to can add Friend Connect functionality to their site can simply by adding a bit of HTML code to their site. ").

Dawn of the Un-book

Jay Cross

Today's activist readers pluck information from the blogosphere and YouTube and their friends on Facebook and MySpace. Here are some of the characteristics of un-books: • Un-books are guidebooks for knowledge explorers navigating the flow of the news, information, sound bites, observations, debate, hacks, diatribes and memes that are the Web. book is an event.