TCC08: What can Educators Learn from Online Religious Communities?

Experiencing eLearning

This is another liveblogged post from the TCC 2008 conference. Technical problems. She had not used a chat room, IM, Facebook, or MySpace before joining a site called OurPrayer.org. Presented by Scot Headley, Amy Dee, Sue Phillips, Tricia Meyer, Jeanette Eggert. Doctoral students at George Fox University. Based on seminar where doctoral students created online community projects. Used a wiki for the course –most content went through the wiki, not through Moodle.

Comment Challenge Catch-Up

Experiencing eLearning

Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. Facebook as LMS? My two posts about Facebook and other social networking sites as LMS (Learning Management Systems) were also popular. The best discussions were posts where I took a stand on something a bit controversial: the need for technology skills and Facebook/social networking as LMS. I’m slowly catching up on the comment challenge. I’d planned to do a bit more over the weekend.

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Will Richardson Interview of Clay Shirky

Experiencing eLearning

Think of the student who was disciplined for the Facebook study group shows the culture clash. A: A few problems. How do we make the case to schools and parents that we’re going to have to deal with some of the problems in order to get the gains? Coordination of problems–find others struggling with the same issues. Go online to find others who have kids who are having problems with a particular issue

TCC08 Keynote: Social Networking, the “Third Place,� and the Evolution of Communication

Experiencing eLearning

Facebook & LinkedIn make it easy to keep in touch with people, including keeping a record of when we last had contact. Larry said that virtual worlds have been very helpful for autistic individuals–can help to have different sensory experience than the ones that may cause problems in physical relationships. Liveblogged during the keynote presentation by Larry Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, New Media Consortium ( NMC ). My comments in italics.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Half of Companies Blocking Facebook

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Half of Companies Blocking Facebook Christy Tucker has been musing on Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. One real problem is corporate fear of social networking tools. Im no Facebook super-user and I havent experienced a huge time suck from it, but I suppose its possible. But what information is it that is actually being "leaked" through Facebook by these irresponsible employees ?

2008 - MMVIII eLearning Year in Review

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

MMVIII (2008) started off visual and mobile to be sure. Since the eLearning community tends to lag a little behind I would have to say that twitter hit the eLearning community strongest in 2008. Twitter wins the 2008 "Big Story" award in my world.

100 Conversation Topics

Tony Karrer

Here's how I use Facebook for personal learning How I use Twitter for personal learning How I use Blogging for personal learning Where I believe social media can be adopted by learners in my organization. The problems with eLearning 2.0 How I found an answer to a work problem using a learning community. After LinkedIn, Delicious, Twitter and Facebook, the next three are.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Small Basket of MindMapping Items | Main | Small Basket of Virtual World Items » February 28, 2008 Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

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Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Two problems: Although this was the same model as my laptop, the owner doesn’t use a mouse, and I do. June 6, 2008 -. Comment by Harold Jarche | June 6, 2008. Comment by Romagary | June 7, 2008. Comment by Virginia Yonkers | June 10, 2008. Facebook.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering - Day 1

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « At the e-Learning Guilds Annual Gathering | Main | Late.but Jon Stewart reports on Second Life » April 15, 2008 e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering - Day 1 So the general conference is starting today. Check this page for related instances of Meebo, flickr, PageFlakes, facebook, LinkedIN and Twitter. Posted by: Scott Leslie | April 15, 2008 at 12:00 PM The comments to this entry are closed.

's How to Save Time & Money Building Your Next E-Learning Course - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Clients typically think every problem can be solved through training. Since I left that comment things have started to hot up and I am looking to give learning on NLP in marketing not just through my blog but also my Facebook group Marketing & NLP. July 3rd, 2008. [.] July 14th, 2008. [.] The Rapid Elearning Blog. Here’s How to Save Time & Money Building Your Next E-Learning Course. December 4th, 2007. 17 comments.

e-Learning Acupuncture: Putting the microscope on Flickr

E-Learning Acupuncture

Monday, January 28, 2008 Putting the microscope on Flickr Last semester I taught an Introductory Microscopy laboratory course. ► January (1) Free Academic Videos for Everyone ▼ 2008 (37) ► December (2) Wikipedia is now a primary source for research!

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Sun, Elite, and the future

Jay Cross

A learnscape is the platform where knowledge workers collaborate, solve problems, converse, share ideas, brainstorm, conceptualize, tell stories, help one another, teach, keep up to date, forge partnerships, build communities, and distribute information. College kids are different these days.

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Should computer programming be mandatory in US schools?

eLearning Evangelist

Friend and fellow troublemaker Bonnie Bracey Sutton got a discussion going on Facebook about an October 2 InfoWorld opinion piece asking " Should computer programming be mandatory in US schools? " And I think making it a mandae would cause more problems, and looking at how schools tend to deal with mandates, I believe making computer programming mandatory is just one more way to screw up education.

e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering - Day 1

Mark Oehlert

I did a WAY early "Breakfast Byte" session this morning on managing emerging technologies - good turnout and amazingly consistent focus on FEAR as the leading problem in implementing new technologies for learning. So the general conference is starting today.

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Learning with e's

Groups generate unnecessary noise, which is already the biggest problem with Twitter. Twitter is not Facebook. You are right that Twitter is not Facebook. Not everyone subscribes to Facebook or Twitter.

Massive Catch-Up Issue #1413 (Games, Virtual Worlds, banking concepts and more)

Mark Oehlert

Scientists to Build Concept Bank : "Information scientists announced an agreement last month on a “concept bank” programmers could use to build thinking machines that reason about complex problems at the frontiers of knowledge—from advanced manufacturing to biomedicine." Link to the Ontology Summit 2008 ). Set up accounts at Facebook, LinkedIn, Flickr, Dopplr and Twitter. Virtual Worlds Management Industry Forecast 2008.

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Conversations

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

At the moment I’m celebrating some, online, 10 th anniversaries – in October 2008 I started blogging , I joined LinkedIn in November 2008 and I joined Twitter in January 2009. I also acknowledge that I have been part of the above problem too, which is why I’m annoyed.

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Mark Oehlert

Facebook Profile. I think the big take-away from this session is that she began with a problem, people taking the wrong medicine, and then selected as her starting point - the user - not the system. July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). flickr. flick r.com.

''m only going to say this about 1,000 more times.

Mark Oehlert

Facebook Profile. Karyn, At my last job I was a Learning Strategy Architect.probably hypocritical but I have less of a problem with the job titles (no one is selling me a job title) and as far as fierce, I was inspired by you and your posting on race and ethnicity. :-). July 2008. June 2008. May 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. e-Clippings (Learning As Art).

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

A Facebook-style directory at Cisco serves not just as a way to make lunch plans or find a second baseman for a softball game. tools demand a workforce empowered to generate ideas, solve problems, and contribute to the great good without micromanagement. How Cisco’s CEO John Chambers is Turning the Tech Giant Socialist , by: Ellen McGirt.

Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

A Facebook-style directory at Cisco serves not just as a way to make lunch plans or find a second baseman for a softball game. tools demand a workforce empowered to generate ideas, solve problems, and contribute to the great good without micromanagement. How Cisco’s CEO John Chambers is Turning the Tech Giant Socialist , by: Ellen McGirt.

There Goes the Eye Medicine - Cisco's Big Move to Social Networking

Vignettes Learning

But Chambers said Cisco plans to add vision to social networking, putting structure behind Web 2.0-type tools like Twitter or Facebook (he alluded to the way "kids" use social networking tools here), validating their use as business tools." "A

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Massive Catch-Up Issue #1413 (Games, Virtual Worlds, banking concepts and more)

Mark Oehlert

» June 11, 2008 Massive Catch-Up Issue #1413 (Games, Virtual Worlds, banking concepts and more) Custom Laser-engraved Moleskines : me want Google announces OpenSocial 0.8 : more data portability Scientists to Build Concept Bank : "Information scientists announced an agreement last month on a “conceptbank” programmers could use to build thinking machines that reasonabout complex problems at the frontiers of knowledge—from advancedmanufacturing to biomedicine."

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

Mark Oehlert

2008 | Main | ahhh.the goood old days of Herding Cats and Building Planes on the Fly. » May 13, 2008 Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"? The Friend Connect feature on a site acts as a small peephole on a Web page allowing content from a preselected social network (including Facebook, Google Talk, hi5, orkut, Plaxo, and others)to be viewed within the predefined window.

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

Mark Oehlert

The Friend Connect feature on a site acts as a small peephole on a Web page allowing content from a preselected social network (including Facebook, Google Talk, hi5, orkut, Plaxo, and others)to be viewed within the predefined window. Players in this arena (although not exactly all in the same role or capacity) include Facebook Connect , the Data Portability Project (of which MySpace is a member ), and Google's Open Social. So I was reading the SCORM 2.0

A Speedbump for Social Learning

eLearning Weekly

People that aren’t technically-savvy may not think in these terms, and this is an area where one small mistake could lead to a large problem. Some examples are Twitter , Flickr , and Facebook ; to my knowledge, these applications don’t have a separate, secure, option for private business use. Whether you call it Learning 2.0, eLearning 2.0,

AG08 - Day 1 - Summary

eLearning Weekly

And we realize that technology won’t solve every problem. I found out there’s an Enterprise version of Facebook. I know many companies are interested in Facebook, but are afraid to let their employee data outside of their firewall. Day 1 of AG08 was busy and completely wore me out - but it was all worth it!

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

social web) tools in teacher education for the last two years and have attempted to qualify their use in a number of areas of learner support including shared online spaces (Wheeler et al, 2008) and blogs (Wheeler and Lambert-Heggs, 2008). 2008).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Second Second Life Experience

Learning Visions

At Virtual Learning Worlds "Bartman" responds to that Wired article (A Deserted Second Life) : The problem I have with it [the Wired article], is that it deals almost COMPLETELY with Second Life as it pertains to marketing and corporations…and inevitabley why SL sucks in that space.

Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with e's

Global social networks such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter support various forms of communication and sharing actions that were previously unavailable. 2008) Tribes. 2008) Here Comes Everybody. and Williams, A (2008) Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything.

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

The second group has already been talked about for several years, some of them as far back as 2008. Motion sickness can still be a problem, but most people can tolerate it for periods of up to 30 minutes’ time.

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Technology Tips: Make Your Droid Battery Last Longer

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

By turning Auto Sync off, your weather, Gmail and Facebook applications will not be automatically updated. For me this is not a problem and is worth the extra battery life I gain by leaving it off. by AJ George I was ecstatic to trade in my archaic Palm 700 for a sexy new HTC Evo.

Technoliteracy

Learning with e's

The question thrown at me was about the potential problem of squeeze txt spellings appearing in assessed essays and other formal documents. I can see how it could become a problem. In 2008 David Crystal related the story of a young student who wrote an entire essay in squeeze text.

Corporate Learning: Make It A Daily Habit In These 5 Ways

SmartUp

According to a 2008 McKinsey study, 70% of digital transformation programs fail. However, the problem with looking something up on the internet is the amount of outbound links or tabs that might distract your focus.