2010: My blogging year recapped

E-Learning Provocateur

As 2010 draws to a close, I thought I’d take a moment to recap my blog posts during the year. Social media. • Social media: It’s not about the technology! • Social media: Prevention is better than cure. • How not to do social media.

Social media in the UK 2010

Clive on Learning

This great little video from SimplyZesty , an agency specialising in Online PR and Social Media based in Dublin, contains some fascinating stats about social media usage in the UK.

ASAE 2010 Annual: Leaders of Communities of Practice

Web Courseworks

I hope to learn about and understand new ways associations are achieving their missions through education: both formal credentialing programs and informal use of mobile devices and use of social media. Tags: ASAE 2010 Associations are the hub of activity for "communities of practice.”

eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation the other day about whether there’s that much new going on in eLearning here in 2010. That said – I’m still under the impression that my central eLearning Predictions for 2010 is going to come true. At the end of the year, we will be saying: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” But I also thought I’d cheat and use what eLearning Learning is telling me the hotter topics are for the first 3 months of 2010.

Social media – big in 2010 for L&D…or not

From the Coleface

At this time of year, there’s loads of commentators talking about emerging trends in L&D in 2010. Chances are that you’ve read a few that say that social media will be the big thing, and in particular the use of on-line communities to share learning. The key question for any organisation/ L&D department planning to use social media as a key part of its learning mix is: “Why do you think the passive recipients will feel motivated to become active recipients?”

GBL 2010 – Recap (Day 2 Part 1): Serious Games

Upside Learning

We all enjoy playing games and to socialize so it is only natural for us to be playing games and social media is just helping make that easier. Related posts: Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1 Patterns at Play – Fundamental to Games What are Serious Games?

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Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

Moving on, I loved the presentation from Media Molecule. They interact with various social media to understand what could be dangerous should be avoided while on the Internet. To play, teams must find and log clues hidden throughout the conference and on affiliated social media sites.

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Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

Upside Learning

That’s the message I’ve been hearing loud & clear from Learning Technologies 2010. Her presentation focused on 5 different ways in which Social Media is being used for learning: - Formal Structured. Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile.

Social Media Webinar

Kapp Notes

Join me and Brent Schlenker on Thursday (December 16) for a webinar called “ Breaking Down Social Learning’s Brick Wall. &# The webinar is free and sponsored by Meridian Knowledge Solutions.

E-Learning Award Winners 2010

Clive on Learning

Digital Instructional Media Design 101- Storyboarding

Upside Learning

I’d typically follow by using a media design checklist to ensure conformance to multimedia design principles. Tags: Instructional Design Learning Design eLearning Media Design Instructional Media Design StoryBoarding

E-learning News September 2010

eLearning 24-7

This is a free webinar that will cover a specific topic each month – the debut session is October 14th, 2010 at 4 p.m. LMS Top 10 Forecast and Trends 2010 (885.7kb). Covers Social Learning & LMSs, Social Learning and Social Media (685.3kb). Coming at the end of October 2010. Social Learning & Social Media. A lot of news happening this month, so let’s get started right away. 911 E-Learning Webinar Series Kicks Off.

The big question: predictions for 2010

Clive on Learning

The Big Question for January in the Learning Circuits Blog is, rather predictably, what are your predictions for 2010? In 2010, the pressure will reduce in many areas of the private sector, as the economy starts to recover and fear ceases to drive decision making.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

10 Ways Social Media Will Change In 2011. With more than 550 million people on Facebook, 65 million tweets posted on Twitter each day, and 2 billion video views each day on YouTube, social media has become an integral part of our connected lives.

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Social Media for Trainers: Blog Book Tour Stop #5

Learning Visions

The Social Media train in on the move – and here we are at stop #5 of the Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending Learning, (2010), Pfeiffer blog book tour. What is Social Media for Trainers?

Social media: Prevention is better than cure

E-Learning Provocateur

My previous article, Social media: It’s not about the technology! focused on the internal use of social media by employees to import and share knowledge inside the organisation. I think it’s fair to say that some companies still have a phobia about social media.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 2010 January 3-4, 2010 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Marco Island, Florida, USA. link] January 3-6, 2010 International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDC), Kolkata, India. link] February 22-23, 2010.

Switch for social media

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Even though I am now not using the field as consciously as when I was guiding organisational change trajectories, I feel when I work on introducing social media I may apply it too and could improve. Anyhow I also bought 'organisatiedynamica' by Thijs Homan and it's competing with social media for trainers by Jane Bozarth for my attention. So what happens if we apply these ideas about change to introducing social media in organisations? I read the book Switch some time ago.

How not to do social media

E-Learning Provocateur

Grace was busting social media myths when she mentioned a brand that piqued my interest: Bubble O’ Bill. You approached social media in the spirit that was intended, and now you are reaping the rewards. Whose social media strategy will you adopt?

More Social Media Marketing Tips

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George A couple of weeks ago I wrote about an excellent online Social Media Marketing course I took. I thought I might share a few more of the social media marketing tactics I'd learned through my Twitter connections. Track your Website Strength and Social Media Presence If you're going to be doing marketing online you're going to want to know how well your hard work is paying off and how far-reaching your online presence is. Tags: Social Media

Top 50 eLearning Posts For 2010

Upside Learning

So we thought it would be interesting to look back upon the Upside Learning blog for some of the most popular and noteworthy posts of 2010. Here are Upside Learning’s Top 50 eLearning Posts of 2010. 3 Reasons To Focus On Media Design In Learning.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 4

Upside Learning

Weekly Digest 2011 Trends Android Big Ideas In Education E-Learning Training Education Technology Blogs Leadership Blogs Of 2010 learning technologies Social Games Social Gaming Social Networking Future Video Games Video In E-Learning Visual Ideas Ways To Use Wikis

MATEC Webinar Notes and Slides: Social Media and Student Success

Kapp Notes

Called Social Media and Student Success:Leveraging Social Learning Tools. Extend student learning beyond the traditional classroom by leveraging the creative power of social media tools to foster student success, learning, and engagement. Tags: social media

Social Media Libraries for Flash

Upside Learning

As social technology growth continues to march on and dynamic learning grows to be the need of the day, it is little surprise that social media has now become an integral part of learning as well.

Association Technology: The LMS & Social Media

Web Courseworks

In terms of professional development, social media has provided an opportunity for informal learning that can be of great benefit to associations especially when combined with formal learning programs launched within a Learning Management System.

Social media: It’s not about the technology!

E-Learning Provocateur

As an enterprise, Acme Corporation is “dipping its toes&# into social media. While the organisation has invested in social technology, and maybe even documented a social media policy, the majority of its social media activity is driven from the bottom up.

Digital Instructional Media Design 101- The Design Of Interaction

Upside Learning

Looking at their purpose, we also realized that standard eLearning interactivities are methods of presenting content, and therefore should be looked at as media design elements. Last month our ID team got their feet wet with the learning campaigns in the Age of Empires II – Age of Kings.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Note: In this scenario, your working file must have a PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 file extension (.pptx,ppsx,pptm,ppsm Locate the media folder and drag it (or copy and paste it) elsewhere (your desktop or another folder). by AJ George.

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Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Principles Of Gestalt Psychology

Upside Learning

Tags: Instructional Design Media Design Media Design In Learning Psychology Principles Media Design

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Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Designing for Flow

Upside Learning

Tags: Game Based Learning Instructional Design Designing for Flow Interaction Design Media Design In Learning

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November 2010 Monthly Roundup: 5 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Principles Of Gestalt Psychology. Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Designing for Flow. In continuation to our series of monthly roundup posts, here is a collection of our top 5 posts for November, each accompanied by a quick brief.

The Science of Social Media Marketing: What do people share?

ID Reflections

I don't usually upload videos directly, but this one from O'reillyMedia on the The Science of Social Media Marketing is a must watch for all interested in using Social Media to reach out, influence, spread ideas, create memes. meme social media marketing Web 2.0

Plans for 2010

Clark Quinn

The Learning Circuit’s Blog Big Question of the Month is “ predictions and plans for 2010 “, specifically: What are your biggest challenges for this upcoming year? With my colleagues in the Internet Time Alliance , we’re looking for organizations that know they want to leverage the power of social media to develop a collective intelligence infrastructure, but need assistance.

September 2010 Monthly Roundup: 7 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Optimizing Web Media for Mobile Learning. Tags: Monthly Roundup corporate training Custom eLearning Development Costs Media for Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Innovation

Horizon Report 2010 - Mobile Computing

Upside Learning

The Horizon 2010 report has been published and is available for download. 2010 promises to change the way we look at electronic learning , a move from the personal computer/browser environment to the mobile computing environment. Related posts: The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion A Great Start to 2010 The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology. It’s definitely worth a read; lots of interesting trends that will affect the way we live and learn.

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Book review: Social media for trainers

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Hence I was thrilled to find Jane Bozarth's book: Social media for Trainers. I'm following a lot of social media buzz, a lot is by marketeers. The opportunities to expand community conversations and personal learning networks are huge with social media.

Social Media - What’s the Impact

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ve been talking all month about Web 2.0 - but we haven’t talked all that much about social media. The facts in this video support the idea that this social media thing is a revolution in the way we communicate, not just an incremental adjustment. I liked this video enough to send it to my husband via e-mail – and also to post it to my facebook page, where a friend posted back this link to an article about how social media is being used.