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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.

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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Tools of the trade

Learning with e's

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 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).

The architecture of learning

Learning with e's

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.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

Social software is based heavily on participation, and this is apparent in a number of features including social tagging , voting, versioning, hyperlinking and searching, as well as discussion and commenting. One of the most popular activities on our wiki based learning programmes was called ‘goldmining’. Some were itinerant because of the nature of their jobs. Continues tomorrow.

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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Semantic technologies and learning

Learning with e's

blogs and wikis), which better enable learning environments to support principles of social constructivism. collaborative tagging, social networking, mash-ups, and wikis), lightweight representation of semantics and metadata is used in the form of folksonomies, user comments, and ratings. Collaborative tagging and folksonomies for multimedia learning objects. Yessad, C.

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. 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

Learnadoodledastic

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.

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

eFront

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.

Knowledge Centered Support

In the Middle of the Curve

You can do the same thing with RightAnswers, or any wiki or knowledge base engine. And if the search and tagging are done right, the reduction in duplicate effort and the ability to update and refine information quickly would be more than worth it. Screenshot of WKU's IT Help Desk Client Portal. This particular one is run off of TeamDynamix Service Management solution.

New spaces, new pedagogies

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. wikis privacy digital identity will offer some examples of how Web 2.0 Unported License.

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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Sorry Honeywell Employees. It's my fault!

eContent

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

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?

MedTutor - Learning to Think!

ZaidLearn

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.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Used Ektron ( www.methodfactory.com ) 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.

Watching the paint dry

Learning with e's

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.

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.

Wordpress Blog as Online CV and Personal Development Auditor

Learnadoodledastic

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.

MedTutor - Learning to Think!

ZaidLearn

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.

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.

LMS vs. LCMS

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: ?

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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.

IMU-LS-12: Social Media & Mobile Technology: Learning in a Digital Age (Steve Wheeler)

ZaidLearn

We have recently seen widespread use of blogging and social networks, use of Twitter and social tagging, wikis and collaborative filtering, recommender systems. We are thrilled to announce that our next speaker in IMU Webinar Series is Steve Wheeler. Here we go! Speaker: Steve Wheeler is Associate Professor of Learning Technologies at Plymouth University, in South West England. tools.

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Wham, Slam, thank you m'ams

Learning with e's

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'.

[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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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.

Up Pompey

Learning with e's

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.

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.

New wine in old bottles

Learning with e's

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

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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?

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.

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Work as Improv Theater: Teaching the Right-Brained Learner.

Social Learning

Instead, they will focus on organizing and tagging information, and creating systems – technical and social – that let individuals learn how and when it’s best for them. The future belongs to a very different kind of person with a very different kind of mind. Won’t it be difficult to ‘corral’ all these creative thinkers?  We thought we could train them to do their jobs.

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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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.

The Perils of an Email Centered Strategy to Social Learning

The Learning Generalist

Control emerges from informed choices - rich profiles, followership, tagging, etc. technology such as wikis, blogs, media sharing, microblogging however are platform technologies. A few days back Nikhil Nulkar and I were discussing the need for social media in the enterprise. After all, we still have the original killer app of the internet - email. Let me explain. Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 8 Random Facts Meme (via Karyn Romeis)

Mark Oehlert

So I was thinking about how to respond to this tagging - Im a rebel, I live on the edge - you know, blog fast and die young, so I wanted to do something a bit different. Karyn is one of those great people that I think is very smart and who Ive never met in RL. So now the last part of this exercise is is that I am supposed to "tag" 8 other people.so Ill do that in a way. del.icio.us

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Web 2.0 Learning

Tony Karrer

The Awareness platform includes tools such as blogs, wikis and social bookmarking / tagging. I've read a bit from ( here , here , and here ) about Jet Blue's use of web 2.0 / social media tools to communicate between their staff of learning professionals. This is another great example of eLearning 2.0. Something I talk about all the time

Information Radar

Tony Karrer

It allows me to gather information from all kinds of sources (blogs, publications, wikis, calendars, etc.) If you are new to the world of RSS readers and subscribing to blogs, here are some good starting points. Use delicious popular such as [link] this shows web pages that many people are tagging with a particular tag. Most of you reading this are infovores. Aggregator Blogs.

Leadership and online multiplayer games

Clive on Learning

These tools will be familiar to us all: instant messaging, VOIP, blogs, wikis, collaborative spaces, online spaces, live online events, personal employee spaces, expertise locators, tagging. When I sat down on the train tp read Leadership in a Distributed World - Lessons from Online Gaming, a paper from IBM Global Business Services, I thought I knew right up front what the conclusion would be. No more outward bound activities in the wilderness, no more constructing of Lego towers. They will then be perfectly prepared to run the accounting department in some regional office.

New offerings provide a gateway to Learning 2.0

Clive on Learning

According to the announcement , Saba Social will incorporate "comprehensive social networking tools - blogs, communities of practice, wikis, discussion boards and social connection capabilities will enable people to conduct informal knowledge exchange, build connected communities and extend blended learning." features of Neulio seem familiar enough, but will be a radical step forward for most corporates: tagging and rating content, leaving comments, media sharing, the ability for users to add content, etc. Although the use of Web 2.0 Two examples appeared today.