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This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can

mLearning Revolution

10- To find more about Project Tin Can, visit their  website  where you can also find links to different Google groups, recent posts and a Wiki, join their weekly calls on Thursdays at 2.30 pm. eLearning Interviews Mobile Learning Podcast mLearning TinCan 1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day. How can this bring into play informal learning experiences? 9- ADL has recognized the need for a SCORM that matches today’s technological challenges. Have mLearning vendors recognized that too?

Social Learning Has Its Place…And Informal Learning Does Too.

Social Learning

Social learning refers to a class of learning, which includes wikis, blogs, screen sharing, podcasting, photo sharing, social bookmarking, collaborative working, social networking, etc. Informal learning includes certain social learning tools like wikis, communities of practice, expert directories, etc., But social media does not define social learning.

The changing Web

Learning with e's

My own students create a lot of their own content during their study, usually in the form of podcasts, videos, wiki and blog content, and are encouraged to share these publicly online to gain additional feedback. 2006) Wikis, blogs and podcasts: a new generation of Web-based tools for virtual collaborative clinical practice and education. The web is constantly changing.

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The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

One of the most popular and easy to use tools in the wiki – a shared website which anyone can edit. We quickly discovered that wikis are so open as to cause problems if some form of scaffolding or structure is not created for students. We therefore designed a number of activities for the wiki. wiki YouTube Changing Times It is now time to take stock. Web 2.0 2006).

My History of Live Blogged Notes

Experiencing eLearning

Wikis for Improving Productivity. Podcasting with Section 508. Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why? Wikis & Emerging Web 2.0 E-Learning Communities. Wikis that Work: Effective Wiki Practices for Virtual Learning Communities. When I attend webinars or participate in online courses and conferences, I usually live blog my notes. World. Synchronous Learning.

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Podcasting like a pro! (Part 2) – How to edit and publish your podcast recording

eFront

So you’ve gone through the steps of creating a podcast series and you have your first recording in hand. It’s now time to edit and publish your podcast for a professional result! Extract ‘video’ files (those obtained from GoToMeeting, i.e. the podcasters recording) & convert to audio using Audio Extractor (AoA). Audacity Wiki (the latest tips, tricks and tutorials, on the internet). Generally a podcast is composed of the following: General intro with music [file]. Listen to raw file (recording) and delete (cut) what won’t be included in the final podcast.

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A marriage made in Heaven?

Learning with e's

Tools such as blogs, wikis, podcasts and social networking sites are flourishing, and boasting huge numbers of adherents. Tags: mobile phones txt social networking podcasts blogs social media mobile learning m-learning wikis Let's talk about txt 7 will be held at Bodington Hall, on the University of Leeds campus - details here. marriage made in Heaven? Unported License.

TCC08: Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why?

Experiencing eLearning

Podcasts. Add “real world&# content by bringing things in from outside (podcasts, blogs, etc.). Wikis as classic example of collaborative tool. Gave an example of faculty handbook created with wiki (using MediaWiki). Wikis make it very clear who did what–always a problem with group work for grading. Students learn how to judge the stability of information & collective intelligence through using a wiki. They get complaints that their website information is out of date but that the wiki information keeps changing. Social Connection.

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

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Blogs and Wikis. Wikis too can be created in a bid to encourage global learners collaborate together without getting bogged down by schedules and time differences. Scholarly articles can be built together on the wiki, where the Trainer can guide the learners from time to time. Podcasts. Podcasts can be sent live or recorded and shared. Social Networking Sites.

Webinar Resources

Kapp Notes

Here is how to start a wiki with Wet Paint You can also use PBwiki and the service I use WikiSpaces. Here is a good overview of podcasting. Here is a really great resource on podcasting. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content GuideWeb 2.0 Lessons Learned Tear Down These Walls: Web 2.0

#40years of educational technology: Social media

Learning with e's

Other tools such as wikis, blogs and podcasts also began to be used in education, at first tentatively, and then as embedded features in various programmes of study. A key attraction of these technologies is that they are inherently participatory. then began also to experiment with wikis as alternatives to Learning Management Systems in teacher education around 2006-2008.

Unshrouding the Mystery of Blended Learning

Origin Learning

Instructional strategies such as lecturing, guided learning, exploratory discussions, debates and role-playing must be amalgamated with online learning tools such as podcasts, e-books, webcasts and digital video libraries, massive multiplayer online games, wikis, etc. For many, blended learning is still a muddled concept. Sorry to burst the bubble, but that is NOT blended learning.

One more time: what's the difference between a blog and a wiki?

Clive on Learning

Here in Boston I attended Brent Schenkler's excellent talk on blogs v wikis. She said she wasn't at allclear about the difference between a blog and a wiki. wiki , on the other hand, is a collective space for objectivising knowledge (or at least information). In fact, because the terms 'blog' and 'wiki' can put some people off, I sometimes substitute the terms 'learning journal' and 'learning archive' (something you can easily do in Moodle, which I've been using). Brent asked if anyone needed a clarification of the terms but no-one put their hand up.

Content creation

Learning with e's

The use of wikis in group learning to promote collaboration and make a record of what has been learnt is becoming more popular in all sectors of education. Podcasts, normally in the form of the audio recording of an event, are also a means of projecting and sharing content to others so that they can listen at a time and in a place (usually on the move) of their choosing.

Work in progress

Learning with e's

Wikis for example, can subvert traditional values such as personal ownership and intellectual property (Richardson, 2006) but community ownership of the content becomes an equalising factor. 2006) Blogs, wikis, podcasts and other powerful web tools for classrooms. 2008) The good, the bad and the wiki: Evaluating student generated content as a collaborative learning tool.

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Growing Use of Social Media in Education

LearnDash

The survey asks educators to report their use of the following platforms: Blogs & Wikis. Podcasts. The most used social media methods are blogs and wikis, but all five increased in use from 2012 to 2013. This is manageable when using blogs and wikis, but when it comes to the other social platforms, then the challenge becomes a bit more complicated. LinkedIn. Twitter.

Social enzymes

Learning with e's

Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. More often, we are learning informally, while playing a massively multi-player online role playing game for example, or listening to a podcast about a news item. Tags: cyborg blog Memes wiki social enzymes learning rhizome Twitter and to learn. We are aware of each other. Right.

Increasing student engagement through Interactive Learning Design

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Podcasts. To embed human touch in e-courses, podcasts can be included to make a strong learning delivery. This increases the reach of the delivery, making podcasts perfect for just-in-time learning delivery – especially if the learner is frequently out of office. Personal Wikis. Learner-to-Instructor interactions. Learner-to-Learner interactions. Videos. Polls.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week) | Main | Someone buy me this poster » August 28, 2007 Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization What a great resource. Many would liketo influence it or have material to add. del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

Podcast #25: Books and ebooks Part 2

Tayloring it

Craig is joined by  @zakmensah  for the second in a series of podcasts in which Zak helps to make sense of the whole ebooks subject. Download the podcast in mp3 format: Books and ebooks Part 2. Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes. MobileRead Wiki. mobile Podcast tools ebooksWho needs books? Listening time: 22 mins. Shownotes. ePub – what’s it all about?

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Example: The organisations  ”ad hoc” use of a wiki can be improved by the thoughtful design of the wiki as part of a blended learning program. For example, some time ago I developed a video on how to create a podcast using organisation-issue hardware. However, there are other less obvious advantages of an e-learning strategy that may not be thought about at first.

Seven other advantages of an e-learning strategy

Connect Thinking

Example: The organisations  ”ad hoc” use of a wiki can be improved by the thoughtful design of the wiki as part of a blended learning program. For example, some time ago I developed a video on how to create a podcast using organisation-issue hardware. However, there are other less obvious advantages of an e-learning strategy that may not be thought about at first.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week)

Mark Oehlert

Main | "The Core of Fun" (Raph Koster via IT Conversations) » March 12, 2008 "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week) ( article link ) When I first saw this article, I thought great, another study telling us what we already kno w. Understand the wiki "rules of conduct" and ensure they are monitored and enforced. made a Blidget!

How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

The biggest issue is that e-learning programs inevitably tend to grow in the numbers of courses, complexity of interactivity, evolutionary needs (such as the importation of third-party courses), and ‘nice to have’ needs, such as podcasts, video, blogs, wikis, RSS feeds, standards conformance, linking to a human resources information system, and more. Does eLearning have a good ROI?

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Twitter can Support and Enhance the Impact of Instructor-led Learning: 3 Popular Ways

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Most instructors now have an easy availability of web-based tools that can help them extend and enhance learning processes. All these tools have unique benefits that can help instructors reach out more to their students and increase the impact of learning. For pedagogical purposes, there are various ways that an instructor or learners can utilize the platform. contact-form-7]. Learning

Tips for Developing a Learning Culture

LearnDash

Various forms of media should be used where applicable – such as videos, audio, blogs, wikis, webinars, and podcasts. Most organizations understand the inherent benefits of a robust learning program (both live training and elearning) , but they don’t always know how to create a culture that is conducive to such programs. Share in Creation. Use Various Content. elearning

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

wiki is a self-organizing knowledge web site.  A wiki is a discussion. Wiki software allows users to create, edit and link web pages easily. Wiki software is often used to create collaborative websites. The term “wiki” is from a Hawaiian word that means “fast” or “to hasten.”  It is so named because of the speed in which wiki software allows someone to update the web site. Podcasting. Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Web 2.0 Blogs.

It's that time of Year Again, EduBlog Awards

Kapp Notes

Celebrating the achievements of edubloggers, twitterers, podcasters, video makers, online communities, wiki hosts and other web based users of educational technology. For over six years, the great folks over at the Edublog awards have done a great job of collating the best of the edublogosphere and handing out awards to some of the outstanding folks writing and posting in this space. If you are interested in participating, here are the categories and some awards that you can vote on in the near future. The nominations end on December 8th so hurry and get your nominations in.

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What specifically is e-learning good for?

Clive on Learning

Digital online content, including web articles, videos, screencasts, podcasts, slide shows Performance support material for access on-demand. Social media tools, including forums, wikis, blogs, social networks To facilitate group collaboration within a formal blended solution. Last week I attempted to answer the question 'what is e-learning good for?' and came up with a very simple answer: E-learning, in its many and varied forms, is suitable for any learning activity which does not have to be conducted face-to-fac e. As a developmental activity initiated by the learner.

Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?

E-Learning Provocateur

Even in the e‑learning space, online courses are typically linear, virtual classes frequently replicate their bricks-and-mortar antecedents, while podcasts, of course, are quintessentially instructivist. Wikis act as non-linear knowledge banks to be mined as necessary. News feeds, podcasts, blogs, wikis and discussion forums. Instructivism is dead. Gone are the days of an authoritarian teacher transmitting pre-defined information to passive students. In the 1990s, constructivism heralded a new dawn in instructional design, turbo-charged by the rise of Web 2.0.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Category: Podcasts. Although podcasts are a one-way form of communication, they enable the creation of user-generated content. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option. For details on how to create a podcast, see How to Create Your Own Podcast on About.com. Category: Wikis.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D Pardon this hodge podge but I have waaayyy too many items to get through them individually and quite frankly the number of tabs I have open is getting a little scary. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Welcome to Creepy Valley - Motion Portrait - 3D Facial Animation | Main | Big Basket of Stuff #2.in This will allow people to integrate a Meebo Room into their own Web site.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

The information aggregation tools are used to collect and organize information from various resources (websites, podcasts, blogs). Trust is the founder of the K-12 Tech Tools wiki and author of the EdTech How-To blog.  . Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. PLNs connect them with a global network of contacts and resources.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

The information aggregation tools are used to collect and organize information from various resources (websites, podcasts, blogs). Trust is the founder of the K-12 Tech Tools wiki and author of the EdTech How-To blog.  . Torrey Trust is my guest blogger. Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. PLNs connect them with a global network of contacts and resources.