Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” For example, Harold Jarche tells us 2010: Year of the CM.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

Trending Sources

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

Create a Mashup. Mashups let you combine and remix information, media, content, web applications and services in new ways. Making a mashup promotes perceiving information in new ways and is a learning experience in itself. Two mashup platforms are Pipes and Scrapplet.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

LMS Products of the Year 2010. Extended Enterprise 2010 System of the Year. My runner-up is Operitel’s LearnFlex LSP. Runner-Up Social Learning Management System of the Year – Upside Learning. Topyx by Interactyx - once a small dog, and now a fast and up-comer who understands their space and their niche markets. A lot of great products out there this year, new updates and latest versions; new companies, new services and just some real innovation.

In response to: Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything

ID Reflections

And the scary part of "cherry picking" ideas and creating mash-ups from these were driven home once again. de-contextualize snippets of conversations, texts, dialogues heard, reassemble the various bits and pieces, add our thoughts and pass on the new "mash-up" till it has lost all resemblance to the source. We are also wired to listen to and pick up those bits and pieces that are in synch with our ideas. It is then ours and no longer mash-ups.

A day with Dave Snowden

Jay Cross

Dave Snowden is a compelling storyteller, mad genius, and irascible Welshman who has pioneered the mash-up of complexity theory and management practice. Dave has set up system where shoppers in 250 stores try the product and tell their stories. End up with agile framework.

Mash-up of Michael Wesch & Santa Claus

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Social media Christmas circa 1 AD. Thanks to Marc Rosenberg for tipping me off to this one. General

Social Is Not An Option by Ben Betts

Learning Solutions Magazine

As we find out how learning happens, and how technology can support learning, some interesting hybrids (mash-ups?) are appearing. Four ideas dominate: informal learning, social learning, mobile learning, and games-based learning. This week’s feature looks at how a team in England is putting these together, plus features to motivate learners. The result: a very different way of learning. Mobile Serious Games Social Media Tools

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

An API (Application Program Interface) enables an interface from a piece of software to communicate with another piece of software (in its simplest form) or multiple pieces of software (called a mashup). Mashups. Search for restaurants in Google and Google Maps shows up with the various restaurants on the map. Social Media Solutions that have multiple APIs built in their system, basically they are a mashup in a sense. Mashups Possibilities.

Digital literacy 8: Repurposing content

Learning with e's

The ' mashup ' - using sounds, videos, images, text or any combination of these - to make entirely new creative content, appeals to many. slideshare creative commons copyleft repurpose mashup digital literacy

How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

For example, if you build rapid elearning courses with Articulate products there are all sorts of resources available to you: Articulate’s Facebook page keeps you up-to-date on news and information. You just want a little but end up getting a lot more than you can handle.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Open up the Navigation.

Moodle: Pros, Challenges

eLearning 24-7

APIs and mashups – which is really can expand Moodle to the next level of learning. Worse, what if your key IT/IS person is sick, injured or leaves the company, do you have a back-up that can and knows the system to handle anything and make mods, etc? I want to make something very clear – Moodle and other open source LMSs, Learning Portals, CMSs, etc. are NOT out of the box solutions. They are not turnkey. This is extremely crucial and important. You must customize.

Don't miss the train!

Learning with e's

I'm just about to hop on a train and make my way up to Milton Keynes for the first time, where tomorrow I'm an external examiner for one of the Open University 's PhD candidates.

Corporate Advisory Council Starts Today

Kapp Notes

The RFP has opportunities for e-learning, hands-on instructor-led elements, social media and follow up training. 3:15-3:45: The Phoenix Group presentation with Cliff Sobel and Rhonda Dorsett The Phoenix Group creates a mash up of training, marketing, education and user experiences.

RFP 2

Blog Book Tour Recap Week Three: hectic

Kapp Notes

We did, however, have an innovative post Mark Copeman at Being Smarter who created a mash up of Skype and his video program for an interesting discussion about the book tour itself. I had hoped to catch up with Cammy when I was in Las Vegas this week for the ASTD TechKnowledge conference but, alas, we did not meet. Live Tour Stops were: Tony O'Driscoll presenting at Training Conference and Expo 2010. Week three was a bit hectic for the tour.

eLearning Predictions Further Thoughts

Tony Karrer

I recently posted my Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010 and did a presentation on the topic. AT=pb&SP=MC&rID=58772167&rKey=9ac6286700094e6f Thought I’d do a quick post with some random follow-up thoughts: Skim Long Posts I asked at the start of the online session how many people had read my post that basically was very similar content. People end up staying home to be able to attend virtual events. Google Wave as a Mashup?

Managing Learning?

Performance Learning Productivity

My colleague Jane Hart has written about this challenge for some years (see here for an article by Jane from 2010). She sees the future of technologies supporting learning as a mash-up of social co-operation and collaboration tools aligned with the emerging social workplace.

Digital Interaction Design to Tangible Interaction Design

Upside Learning

Tangible interaction designers must use traditional interaction design, engineering, computing, and robotics in a mash-up of skills and methods. Interaction design is almost always a synthesis of traditional methods and approaches from varied established disciplines.

World Health 2.0

Learning with e's

tools, mashups and aggregators to predict localised social trends such as flu epidemics. Have a read of the abstract, and then make your own mind up how much positive impact this approach might have on the future health and well-being of the planet.

What will change in 2010?

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

It requires more widgets and mashups to become useful. I nnovations in computing used to trickle down from business and government to consumers. Mainframes evolved into personal computers. The space program put men on the moon and gave us Tang for breakfast.

Keeping your head above water

Learning with e's

June is going to be an exceptionally busy month for me, and what a contrast it will be to last year, when I was forced to put my feet up after abominable (sorry, abdominal) surgery. This June, instead of putting my feet up, I'm going to be trying to keep my head above water.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Please download it and not just open up open in your window. HTML5 is made up of the following: HTML. 35 new tablets will be in the space by the end of Q4 2010. Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Vendors are listed from all over the world.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Please download it and not just open up open in your window. HTML5 is made up of the following: HTML. 35 new tablets will be in the space by the end of Q4 2010. Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Vendors are listed from all over the world.

Social Media Offerings which can b used in Social Learning

eLearning 24-7

Open Source/Mashups - APis, open source – while open source and APIs are not social media, they will enable multi-faceted social media features and capabilities. Actually, in some circles, mashups are considered a form of social media. Social media types with examples. New social media types are being created, identified and defined constantly. Bi-weekly updates, which can be found on the “Social Media Page&# under my Essentials section, that debuts on Monday.

Encore – Moodle: Pros, Challenges

eLearning 24-7

APIs and mashups – which is really can expand Moodle to the next level of learning. Worse, what if your key IT/IS person is sick, injured or leaves the company, do you have a back-up that can and knows the system to handle anything and make mods, etc? I will be posting a new article on Wednesday, which will include access to a course built 100% in HTML5, on a player in a LMS that supports 100% HTML5.

Social Learning, Social Media – Brothers in Arms

eLearning 24-7

expo clearly shows and some argue that social media some grew up within the web 2.0 With APIs and mashups, who knows where it can go. Geolocating – you sign up an account online, select some options, and you are able to see where your friends are in real time on a map or as it says “location&#. Yeah, you can toss in e-commerce, APIs, Mashups, and add any social media you can think of – slideshare presentations?

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

Time for these vendors to wake up, or see your audience share disappear. Mashups and APIs (again, some people in the social media space, see them as social media types). Meetups – it is one part social networking, but end users can setup meetings or get together will their fellow end users and meet – off site or at the workplace; date and time is set, e-mail reminders are sent out and follow-ups.

Product Review: Plateau TMS (Talent Management System)

eLearning 24-7

Plateau LMS is a Talent Management System, made up of four modules. After logging into the system a pop up window appears with four option, under the title “How to Get the Most out of the Plateau TMS. You can click a check box, if you do not want the pop-up to appear the next time you log into the system. However the system will show the pop up box if their is new content. Then digital cameras showed up. Up to 10,000 users – 15K.

Designing for an uncertain world

Clark Quinn

Van Merrienboer’s 4 Component ID , for instance, breaks learning up into the knowledge we need, and the complex problems we need to apply that knowledge to. David Metcalf talks about learning theory mashups as ways to incorporate new technologies, which is, at least, a good interim step and possibly the necessary approach. My problem with the formal models of instructional design (e.g. ADDIE for process), is that most are based upon a flawed premise.

LMS/LCMS Puzzlers

eLearning 24-7

No follow-up, zip. How many times have they not responded within that time frame and then you have to pick up the phone and call them? Some items could be: widgets, web conferencing (if you do not want to go the “preferred&# way), e-commerce/shopping cart, your own self built social network, robots, mashups, etc.

LMS 2

Learning spaces and places

Learning with e's

I began to discuss this in a paper I published last year in Future Internet entitled Learning Space Mashups. We just haven't got around to it yet, but the true mashups are a good start.

HRExaminer

Jay Cross

Cross mashes up his considerable experience in training, business consulting and web 2.0 The current edition of Working Smarter dates from January 2010. I am pleased to note that I have been named a founding member of the Editorial Advisory Board of HRExaminer.