The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fifth Day.

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Alan Lepofsky from SocialText does! Alan Lepofsky is the Director of Product Marketing for Socialtext. Who creates a screencast for an April Fool's Day joke ? Alan also won one of our Screencast of the Week awards last year.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

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April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use.

Get Started in Social Learning in 5 Steps (Without Spending a Dime)


Have that discussion on Yammer or Socialtext or other similar, free software that allows people to talk to each other. Social learning is not new, but we still do not know what it is. Albert Bandura wrote a book called Social Learning Theory in 1977, and he didn’t even have a Facebook account. Who would have thought? Bandura wrote that people learn through observation of other people. So social learning is about watching others and doing what they do? That was social learning then.

Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning

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Social media trends for 2010 , November 3, 2009. Ross Mayfield and Robert Scoble talk about Socialtext and Enterprise 2.0 (via via SocialText) , October 30, 2009. Social media trends for 2010 , November 3, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. October 30, 2009 to November 6, 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Online Seminars. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, November 10, 2009. From Blah to Aha! Ten Best Practices for the Virtual Classroom.