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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. Yesterday's post can be found at this link.

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#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.

Tools of the trade

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Social tagging sites such as Diigo and Delicious can offer this kind of filing cabinet organisation, but so too can wikis and other collaborative tools, which would I imagine, raise the level of engagement and profiling of individuals who organised and shared their content in this manner. blog wiki RSS personal learning Twitter PLN Joyce SeitzingerUnported License.

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The architecture of learning

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Social tagging for example, is becomes increasingly stronger as people populate it with content and links. Collaborative, shared online learning spaces such as wikis and discussion forums are characteristic meeting places where content is created and shared, and the community also organises and moderates it using specialised services such as aggregators, curators and tagging.

5 Features That Define the Next Generation Social LMS

Origin Learning

The utility value of making social elements such as blogs, wikis, chats, forums, etc., should be tapped by providing convenience features such as forum tagging, bookmarking, and chat/blog exporting. Social learning has been in existence for ages now. Inherently, man’s basic desire is to observe, learn, and share. Truly Social. Social Analytics. Intuitive & Ease of Use.

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Content creation

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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. Without organisation and tagging (the use of key descriptive words) such content is not searchable. video Personal Learning Environment blog PLE tagging content creation wiki podcast digital literacyUnported License.

FOE Presentation: Pageflakes - Blogging, Tagging and Aggregating


For me the most important thing was to realize that how combining of aggregators with the tagging of blogs, makes the use ofblogging in education much more interesting and meaningful. An alternative approach to wiki's or a discussion board. Tagging, it's all becoming clearer. This blog, was originally written quickly on the fly while listening to an elluminate recording of Dave Cormier presenting on the subject of pageflakes, snowclones and memes. As regards snowclones and memes - i'll needto look into that further. Something to think about.

New Features of Moodle 3.1 that Make it the Favorite of Learning Experts

CommLab India

The latest version includes unique, user-requested features such as competency-based learning, assignment grading, easy retrieval of deleted files, enhanced tagging, improved course editing, and more. The search option is not confined to a searching for courses and activities, but also checks forum posts, searches chapters in a particular course, glossary entries, and wiki pages. 6.

Blended Learning: Not your Mother’s, Grandmother’s, or Possibly Even Older Sibling’s Training

Association eLearning

Make no mistake, today blended learning goes beyond merely tagging on a movie or performing a Web Quest on the internet. The online resource is a simple Wiki which includes a course outline with planned activities, reading materials, and a pre-assessment that helps learners understand their strengths and weaknesses. Incorporate course wikis or blogs for collaboration. WIIFM?

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning


This pattern of interaction and working on the same online document is also knows as a Wiki. File and media sharing, social bookmarking, wikis, whiteboards and application sharing all emulate natural human interaction patterns. Tagging and keywording items, and even creating mashups, help promote natural patterns of interaction in an online learning environment. Presentation.

Sorry Honeywell Employees. It's my fault!


Internal Wikis | 2000 | Wikipedia drives first Honeywell wikis -   Wikimania. Search Engine Tagging | 2007 |  Connectbeam. Earlier this afternoon I installed a super new cool app on my Google Nexus 10, Look to the Future. The app allows me to examine the future and understand the collective net effect of my actions taken as a Honeywell senior technologist. Media 2.0

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Used Ektron ( ) a content management system – which allowed search, tagging, RSS, links, blogs, polls, surveys. Used Microsoft SharePoint – blogs, wikis, messaging, polls, surveys, RSS feeds (get alerted when content is updated). YouTube, Vimeo Wikis Share text, images, hyperlinks Social Media Policy The list goes on…blogs, RSS feeds, whiteboarding, etc…. These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I joined about 10 minutes late, so missed a bit!) It’s now available on demand as it’s needed.

Digital Assets Creates New Role for L&D Pros: The Content Curator

ATD Learning Technologies

Think: blogs, email, wikis, communities of practice. “Merely tagging an article does not create knowledge,” says Jarche. The volume of information being created is increasing faster than we can make sense of it. Think: SharePoint, Pinterest, YouTube, Yammer. However, it also has led to information overload, confusion, and sometimes even anxiety. For whom? Who will curate?

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Changing the learning landscape

Learning with e's

Such user generated content can be found on YouTube (over 70 hours uploaded very minute) and Vimeo, images on Flickr, Facebook and Snapchat, and other content on a myriad of blogs, wikis and other content sharing platforms. Social tagging and bookmarking, aggregation and curation tools allow for content to be filtered, managed and for value and context to be added. Unported License.

Watching the paint dry

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have shown them how to integrate these into a Wetpaint wiki (probably the best of the bunch at the moment for functionality, ease of use and ad-free response). also touched on social tagging and the theory behind it - the use of Delicious tagging was a particularly popular part of the session. blog delicious tagging wiki wetpaint learning Web 2.0tools.

MedTutor - Learning to Think!


MedTutor is built using Wikidot (free and commercial version), which is a decent wiki tool that allows you easily to create web pages and invite others to participate in the development. In the ' IMU 10 semester ' section, Dr. Vela has creatively used MedTutor (a wiki) for students to submit their case summaries about patients seen in the ward, clinic or during your on-call hours.

MedTutor - Learning to Think!


MedTutor is built using Wikidot (free and commercial version), which is a decent wiki tool that allows you easily to create web pages and invite others to participate in the development. In the ' IMU 10 semester ' section, Dr. Vela has creatively used MedTutor (a wiki) for students to submit their case summaries about patients seen in the ward, clinic or during your on-call hours.

LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

These tools are powered by Jive Clearspace and provide integrated access to Wiki’s, Blog’s, and Discussion Forums so that they can be included in a development plan, returned in integrated search results, and linked to from our e-learning courses. Q: What drove your decision to incorporate social media tools into your LMS? A: Sue Rodeman - We believe the way learners want and need to learn are changing. Additionally, a Wiki or Forum could be used to allow sales reps – who are typically geographically disbursed - to ask questions, share success stories, and collaborate in general.

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Social                  Wikis. Social                  Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging. Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation. Among our recommendations were: Informal         Live webcasts. Informal         Recorded webinars. Informal         Video conferencing. Informal         Workshops. Informal         Audio/ podcasts. Informal         Learnshop. Informal         Case Studies. Informal         Non-formal video. Informal         Discussion group/ forum.

QR Codes: Learning Technology

Dont Waste Your Time

QR Codes: tagging for learning performance. I can see that QR Codes is not something that will be easy to implement into an eLearning scenario, but the ability to link the physical world to the virtual one is made all that little bit easier with QR Codes. His blog  QR Codes at Bath makes for great reading for anyone interested. QR codes as a learning technology. QR Codes in the Classroom.

New spaces, new pedagogies

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Students now have the capability to create and share their own content through blogs, wikis, video- and photo-sharing services such as YouTube and Flickr. They can organise their own resources through free and easy to use tagging and social filtering tools. wikis privacy digital identity will offer some examples of how Web 2.0 Unported License.

Wham, Slam, thank you m'ams

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Slam on social tagging using bits of crumpled up paper. The wiki resulting from this session can be found here on Helen's blog. Josie Fraser Slam Helen Keegan social tagging Frances Bell Web 2.0I thought Josie Fraser , Helen Keegan and Frances Bell caught the mood of the ALT-C conference today with their excellent workshop this morning entitled: 'Web 2.0 Slam'.

The writings of Lee Kraus: Improving Informal Learning

Learning and Technology

Employ the usual technology suspects such as discussionboards , wiki, web-conferencing solutions, IM , VOIP , etc. Obsessive attention to enterprise federated search, cross-linking, social tagging, content reuse strategies, etc. The writings of Lee Kraus Welcome! I try to focus on creativity, innovation, collaboration, technology, and elearning. Home My Story Portfolio iPad Bookshelf Social Media February 22, 2007 Improving Informal Learning tags: elearning , elearning2.0 , informal learning Here is a great list by Ray Sims on how to improve informal learning. hi all. eq2 plat.

Going geographical

Learning with e's

Students now have the capability to create and share their own content through blogs, wikis, video- and photo-sharing services such as YouTube and Flickr. They can organise their own resources through free and easy to use tagging and social filtering tools. Royal Geographical Society education blogs wiki Flickr social media mobile learning iPOD FaceBook Web 2.0See what I mean?

Wordpress Blog as Online CV and Personal Development Auditor


In this process of CV building you can give deeper consideration to the larger projects that you have worked on in your day to day work and use categorisation and tagging to indicate what skills, experience or knowledge they show evidence of. CATEGORIES AND TAGGING Tailor the theme so that the only widget displayed is the Category widget. Purpose of this Session 1. Possibles: 1.

Up Pompey

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hope to explore some of the possibilities and potential of tools such as blogs, wikis, microblogs and aggregators, and will also explore mashups, social tagging, and concepts such as 'wisdom of crowds' and folksonomies. tools Emma Duke-Williams wiki Cloud Learning Environment When I was a lot younger I was a guitarist in a rock band. Suddenly I was aware of a burning sensation.


Dawn of Learning

Social Learning (Wikis, Blogs, Reviews, Comments, Mentoring/Coaching). ?. ?. Content Tagging/Classifications. ?. ?. The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. In the simplest terms, this is a software package that manages course delivery and administration. What does an LMS do? Features of an LCMS. Key: ?


Pinterest? Not a fan.but I'm paying attention.the Re-Rise of the Visual

Mark Oehlert

Remember when people thought that stuff like folksonomies and tagging and wikis and blogs and micro-blogging and activity streams and GAMES would NEVER get inside the corporate firewall? I think I have a Pinterest account. I may have pinned something at some time. Anyway, that's not the point (BTW I do have  HUGE apron collection ;-)). follow hashtags like #INFOGRAPHIC and #INFOPORN.

[from bwatwood] Learning with 'e's: e-Learning 3.0

Learning with e's

With the best will in the world, very little collaborative learning occurs through the use of wikis and blogs, whilst social networks generally connect people but often superficially, and can also isolate. I'm excited by the future. It's something I have always looked forward to! But what will e-learning look like in a few years time? world, and how it might differ from current learning.

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New wine in old bottles

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When placed within a shared, collaborative environment, such as a wiki, some students may not wish to have their work subsumed into a larger corpus of work. The tweckling or harsh tagging of keynote speakers has been discussed previously by a number of commentators. Tags: research ethics wiki learning Web 2.0 I'm speaking at ALT-C this week in a symposium called ' New Bottles, Old Wine? which will take the form of a debate over the ethics of research and intervention in Web 2.0 environments. Let me explain. I'm going to argue that using, and researching the use of Web 2.0

EDEN saw play.

Learning with e's

followed as the third speaker, with my session on wikis and collaborative learning, and the session was capped off by an overview of social software from Antonio Huertas (Open University of Catalonia, Spain) who dealt with 'Wikis, blogs and tagging in education'. Tags: podcasting blog wiki mobile technology Web 2.0 Although many of the 24 papers I attended were fairly average, some challenged and positively fuelled ideas for me. I'm thinking about the Web 2.0 sessions, which came under the heading of 'Emerging New Media and technology'. Kept us on our toes.

Here are 6 Social Learning Platforms you can enable 'On-Demand'

The Learning Generalist

If all you want to do is create a walled garden where along with your course resources, you can provide students an opportunity to have discussions, collaborate using blogs, wikis and collective databases, you're better off using one of the modern LMS's such as Moodle. A few weeks back you may have read my recap of Jane Hart's webinar on choosing the right social learning platform. Ready?

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Wikis - most versatile; can build just about anything on it. provide up-front training/coaching, maintain content, allow for emergence during growth/maintenance, involve a broad cross-section of people, consider templates for consistency, identify super-workers/techies to pilot wikis, seek feedback/evaluate. Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include. Managing Wikis In Business. Here are slides from the presentation I did yesterday. The session was hosted by SumTotal Systems. need access to SMEs.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? 20,000 wikis with more than 100,000 users. How do you know what gets put onto a Wiki is okay to distribute?

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