Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

Social Media for Trainers is a great book for understanding the ways to leverage social media to extend training beyond the traditional four walls. She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. Instead she continues to describe other tools from Google (Wave and Docs), YouTube, TeacherTube and a half a dozen others.

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

Social Media for Trainers is a great book for understanding the ways to leverage social media to extend training beyond the traditional four walls. She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. Instead she continues to describe other tools from Google (Wave and Docs), YouTube, TeacherTube and a half a dozen others.

Trending Sources

Buzz without the munchies

Janet Clarey

So I sit down at my desk this morning, opened up Gmail as I always do and noticed Google Buzz. I read like 61 trillion tweets about Google Buzz over the past few days so, of course, I was fatigued with it to begin with. I was expecting someone to say at breakfast, &# hey, did you try Google Buzz…what’s that about?&# (no one would ever say that to me at breakfast though… make me eggs! However, being a student of the social web, I jumped right in.

Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Big Question - Presenting the Value of Social Media for Learning - MinuteBio , November 2, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals. 3 more Google Wave resources , October 31, 2009. Embedding Google Wave into Blackboard , November 6, 2009. Social media trends for 2010 , November 3, 2009.

eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions

Jay Cross

Four members of Internet Time Alliance submitted their thoughts to eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions. Wave Crests. Google Wave is already set to become a very popular tool this year, and I think it represents the way that tools are going to evolve in the near future, that is that the social functionality found in standalone tools is going to merge and become amalgamated into more integrated “learning&# tools.

First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

January 1, 2010 to January 15, 2010. The following are the top items based on social signals. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010 So many cool ways to learn online now. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Comprehensive checklist of Social Learning Strategy topics that learning professionals and executives should consider when thinking through their objectives and plans.

Books Not Recommended by Members of #lrnchat

eLearning Cyclops

TriciaRansom : The Complete Guide to Standard Clip Art Dave_Ferguson : “How to Rail against Social Media while Maintaining Eight Twitter IDs, or, Easy Self-RTs” kasey428 : Improve the Classroom Experience: Adding Motion to Your PowerPoints! Quinnovator : “Social Schmocial: Why Formal Is the only Real Learning” NYChase : The Client is Always Right. Social Media #lrnchat ISD Twitter e-LearningLast Thursday, #lrnchat's topic was "book talk" and question five was great fun.

eLearning Predictions Further Thoughts

Tony Karrer

I recently posted my Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010 and did a presentation on the topic. Social Learning Communities It was interesting that ASTD DC / Todd Slater has created a Ning community. That certainly goes along with what we’ve done with LearnTrends and what’s going on with social learning. I just read a great post by Dan Pontefract - SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway? Google Wave as a Mashup?

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

I also like to make occasional visits to Google Labs and Adobe Labs to "keep up" with the tech tools they are working on and to test drive any beta versions available. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?"

Google Buzz in eLearning

Upside Learning

The web is abuzz with talk of Google Buzz. Buzz is to email what Wave will eventually be to real-time collaboration around email thread and embedded documents or media. Let Google do the explaining –. Buzz emulates or rather brings some features of Google Wave to Gmail.

February Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

February 1, 2010 to February 27, 2010. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Rethinking Open Data - OReilly Radar , February 1, 2010. 10 Ways to Build Social Media Expertise Using Personal Web Projects - HarvardBusiness.org , February 2, 2010. The Class” – parody of The Office - Digital Ethnography , February 7, 2010. Google Buzz re-invents Gmail - OReilly Radar , February 9, 2010.

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

See First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning for the first Best of Post for the year. This post covers the Best of from January 15, 2010 to January 31, 2010. The Secret to Podcasting Like a Pro - Learning Putty , January 25, 2010 The word “podcasting” strikes a certain fear and awe into the hearts of many trainers. Harold suggested a model that he uses to manage his personal knowledge and stay on top of his social media intake.

Buzz without the munchies

Janet Clarey

So I sit down at my desk this morning, opened up Gmail as I always do and noticed Google Buzz. I read like 61 trillion tweets about Google Buzz over the past few days so, of course, I was fatigued with it to begin with. I was expecting someone to say at breakfast, &# hey, did you try Google Buzz…what’s that about?&# (no one would ever say that to me at breakfast though… make me eggs! However, being a student of the social web, I jumped right in.

43 Great eLearning Posts and 5 Hot Topics Including Google Buzz and iPad

eLearning Learning Posts

February 14, 2010 to February 28, 2010. Some really great stuff from the second half of February as found based on social signals. How professionals learn - Clive on Learning , February 23, 2010 Great summary from Clive about key factors in adult/professional learning. Elearning on a Shoestring - Produce content in 10 hours, and a budget of $ 0.0 - Free as in Freedom , February 27, 2010 Really great example of quickly pulling together a course!!!

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

April 2010. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Org Structure of Enterprise 2.0 - trainingwreck , April 18, 2010 I’m lucky to be a member of the 2.0 Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise : Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities. Statistics - Kapp Notes , April 12, 2010 Here are some more random Web 2.0 Google Buzz (5).

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Weekly

Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Google Wave. Any predictions on what we’ll see as the hot topics in 2010? Tony Karrer posted a list of the trending hot topics in eLearning for 2009, based on stats from his eLearningLearning.com site. Nothing is too surprising, but it’s very helpful how Tony linked to some of the more popular articles and blog posts related to each topic.

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Social media, social networks, communities for learning both formal and informal is bigger than I think we can even imagine at this point. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team , October 22, 2009. You can lead them to social media, but can you make them drink? Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning , April 9, 2009. Google (765).

2009 Review

Experiencing eLearning

These are my top posts according to the social signals measured by eLearning Learning : Blogging in a Walled Garden. Google Wave in 10 Minutes. Google Wonder Wheel & Other Search Options. It’s time for that annual ritual of looking back at the year.

eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

When you look at the keywords on the left you see things like: Social Learning (356) Social Media (411) Twitter (725) Google Wave (22) Camtasia (76) Adobe Captivate (71) Social Network (460) Now, the content set in this case are highly skewed towards innovators as compared to the topic sets being used by my past analysis (training conferences). 2006 2010 2007 Does the associated years for SharePoint suggest it's a technology for the future?

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Google Wave in education - Dont Waste Your Time , November 16, 2009. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. eLearning Conferences 2010 - eLearning Technology , November 19, 2009. Google Wave today, Moodle Wave Tomorrow?

So many thoughts, so little time

Jay Cross

Google Bets Big on HTML 5: News from Google I/O - OReilly Radar , May 27, 2009. Google Wave: What Might Email Look Like If It Were Invented Today? Google Announces Support for Microformats and RDFa - OReilly Radar , May 12, 2009. Facebook in 2010: no longer a walled garden - OReilly Radar , March 4, 2009. Google’s Rich Snippets and the Semantic Web - OReilly Radar , May 14, 2009. The future of e-learning is social learning , April 25, 2009.