More Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

Here are some more random Web 2.0 In January 2010, over 75,000,000 people visited Twitter.com representing 1,100% growth over January 2009. The January 2010 sales surpassed December 2009 sales of 19.1 Estimated number of iPads sold as of April 11, 2010 821,000. Web 2.0

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

The proliferation of so-called rapid authoring tools over the last few years has coincided with an explosion in the number of online courses developed in-house. These days, however, everyone seems to be creating their own online courses and distributing them via an LMS. Exploit Web 2.0.

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Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session. Because it was their first ever public session and my first ever online session neither of us knew what we were doing. It definitely takes additional thinking/preparation to be good online.

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Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

As a result, the following post is Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning. The following list contains free and open source Web Conferencing tools that are nt in particular order. ConnectNow operates inside a web browser.

How to revamp your learning model

E-Learning Provocateur

In my articles Online courses must die! How about a library of online courses? web 2.0

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. If you publish the list on the web, please note its source. www.online-educa.com December 1-3, 2010 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy. link] March 28-31, 2011 Web 2.0 Online.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. I primarily used the eLearning Learning and Communities and Networks sites and used Conference , Online Facilitation of Conferences , Online Interaction in Conferences , Moderating Online Interaction , and others. When developing PowerPoint slides to use in web conference training follow these guidelines: Simplify content.

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19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. There’s some good information back in Online Conferences and In-Person Conferences , Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee , Online Conference Formats , and Conference Preparation. Session timing and design is difficult online. Some people take online commitments lightly.

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. I think that if you are a learning and development professional, you need to invest in this book to gain the most out of social media, however, I suspect that most people reading blogs and participating in a blog tour are comfortable with some Web 2.0 Web 2.0 community Web 2.0

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. I think that if you are a learning and development professional, you need to invest in this book to gain the most out of social media, however, I suspect that most people reading blogs and participating in a blog tour are comfortable with some Web 2.0 Web 2.0 community Web 2.0

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Open Source LMS Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 Open Source life, LMSs beyond Moodle - Learning Rocks , December 18, 2008 Open Source LMS - eLearning Technology , December 10, 2009 The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.

Web 3.0: The Way Forward?

Learning with e's

Dan Roberts (@ChickenSaltash) reported on how his School, Saltash.Net in Cornwall is using a number of Web 2.0 Web 3.0: My own presentation was entitled Web 3.0: Web 3.0: elgg Vital Meet Web 3.0 Moodle Mahara Web 2.0

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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. 30 Top Online Resources For Instructional Designers To Keep Up With.

LMS: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

Provide a central and manageable system for both online and offline training. Most LMS systems not ready for Web 2.0 The LMS has been a hot discussion topic for some time now.

11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days)

Kapp Notes

Scratch Computer vs. Soccer ball game created in Scratch Scratch: Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and share your creations on the web. This game creator makes online MMORPG.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

EON Coliseum is an online multiuser solution that enables individuals and businesses to present and share their ideas, communicate complex concepts and collaborate in 3D. hosts and develops 3D worlds to meet in online for education, team building, conferences and expositions.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page and so we’ve somewhat established a pattern of published in here. link] December 10-11, 2009 Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Streamlining Your e-Learning Development , eLearning Guild Online Forum.

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

There are so many cool ways to learn online now. It’s a visual search engine that draws content from all over the Web, particularly social media sites. Your collage might show a book from Amazon, a YouTube video and a page from a blog or web site. online learning

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

xical.org With Xical you can produce web-based slide shows, tutorials, tests and whatever else you can think of that can make use of integrated rich media, such as audio (speech and music), video, animations or interactive visual diagrams and the likes.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning

Upside Learning

Content can be directly deployed on device OR can be delivered via web. Web delivered content can be tracked and managed through their proprietary mobile delivery and tracking system (MDTS). Lectora and Lectora Online provide templates specifically designed for iPhone and iPad.

Appearing "Live and in Person" on EdTechTalk Friday--Today

Kapp Notes

Instructional Design Live is an opportunity for instructional designers and professionals engaged in similar work to discuss effective online teaching and learning practices. For more details and to join in the live session, go to EdTechTalk Instructional Design live web page click on Participate Live and go from there! Today at Noon Eastern Standard Time (EST), I will be chatting with Cammy Bean and Robert Squires about Instructional Design at EdTechTalk.

Closed Captions in Online Videos

Visual Lounge

Closed Captioning is a very important part of of not just television – but videos everywhere – including those we create and post online. The ADA does not definitively say whether or not captions are needed for videos hosted online, but really: how could it?

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

The stock.xhng operates as a hybrid of a picture library site and a social networking site; registered users may set up a personal profile, upload their photographic works to share with other users, write a blog and participate in online forums to discuss and critique each others work.

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Our viral web

Learning with e's

Reading a blog post by Jonathan MacDonald today got me thinking about the vast, untapped potential of the social web to inform, challenge, educate and motivate. He reported it online, sharing his outrage with his social network. It's an example of a picture going viral on the web.

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

Learning with e's

Below are four reasons why the Social Web and associated media are changing higher education. Firstly.the Social Web connects people together At Plymouth University, we very quickly began to explore the ways Social Web tools could support our students. 2010).

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the First Day.

Visual Lounge

If you don't have a Stopwatch on your phone there's a simple stop-watch Web app at Online Stopwatch. What would you ever do if someone gave you a partridge in a pear tree? I often wondered that when hearing the song, " The Twelve Days of Christmas ".

In case you missed it – a year in posts

Clive on Learning

In the unlikely event that you’re bored over the holidays, here’s a quick index to 104 posts and 35000+ words of Clive on Learning in 2010. British Telecom Dare2Share case study Who writes web content? March The elements of online communication Post D Why managers matter Alan Bellinger's magic numbers Another perspective on stakeholder analysis Is the net generation really unique?

Growth of online learning

eFront

In recent years, online learning has exponentially increased in popularity. It is staggering how online much learning has evolved over the years, and how it continues to revolutionize modern educational practices. 1994, the very first online curriculum was introduced by CALCampus.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

Update 11/27/2010: suggested by Christopher Pappas ) aLearning Blog by Ellen Behrens The alearning Blog is the brainchild of Ellen Behrens, who has been working in online education for seven years, association learning for more than a couple, and adult learning for more than twenty years. Under her guidance, the association was able to offer its first asynchronous Web-delivered course, and its first synchronous Webinar. Posted by Christoforos Online at 11:42 AM Email This BlogThis!

Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning

eFront

by Christopher Pappas Posted by Christoforos Online at 1:44 PM Email This BlogThis! January 5, 2011 6:13 PM Christoforos Online said. ▼ 2010 (24) ▼ December (3) Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010 Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning e-Learning Glossaries ► November (4) The most updated and informative e-Learning commun.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

June 2010. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss.

The Death of the Traditional Web: Implications for Self-Directed Learning

Dashe & Thomson

A friend of mine recently sent me a fascinating article titled “ The Shrinking of the Non-Social Web ” which contained some real eye-openers. A brief overview of the content of the article: Traditional use of the Web (i.e.

Meet David Frazier, State of Alabama technology trainer

Visual Lounge

For example, our newest software is for web conferencing. It has all been self-taught; surfing the web and using the TechSmith website to get a lot of how-to information. My mind started turning and I thought to myself, "web page", "training", "easy access", "that's it, video training".

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