eLearning: YouTube Adds Creative Commons Content

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Last week, YouTube took a pretty big step in helping address copyright concerns with the introduction of Creative Commons content to its internal video editor. by AJ George.

Learning 2011 Day 2 Morning Mindmaps

Clark Quinn

This morning Elliott interviewed Cathy Casserly from Creative Commons and Dean Kamen. Cathy was a passionate advocate for openness and sharing. She talked about going further into learning, and I was reminded about Project Tin Can , making a more general learning path.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning. Some Mobile Learning Predictions for 2011 Mobile learning will get its own identity.

ALT-C 2011 retrospective

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Image by ALT ALT-C 2011 retrospective by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 James Clay Oliver Quinlan ALT-C 2011 Julie Voce ALT-C Live Beta

Going viral

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This results in an amplification of your ideas, but usually, it won't happen unless you license your content for free sharing and repurposing (see my Creative Commons licence at the bottom of this post). creative commons sharing content social media amplfication viral Katie Hafner

Me and Malcolm McLaren

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The one I considered to be the best was posted up onto my Flickr account , and labelled it for free reuse as I always do, under Creative Commons licencing. Me and Malcolm McLaren by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Yesterday's blog post

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We can debate the ethics of changing a blog post once it has been posted, and yes, there are those who take content under Creative Commons licensing and repurpose it, translate it, embed it. creative commons ethics blogging

14 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 18

Upside Learning

30+ Places To Find Creative Commons Media. SitePoint has gathered up over 30 of the best resources online for audio, video, images and more for finding just the perfect Creative Commons licensed item for use in your next project.

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Weekly Bookmarks (5/9/2011)

Experiencing eLearning

Check licenses; some are Creative Commons, some are free for commercial use, some are personal use only. Accessibility Resources. Resources on Section 508 and WCAG accessibility, including a tutorial on 508 and a comparison of 508 vs. WCAG. tags: accessibility webdesign section508 WCAG. Online Education for Instructional Designers: Picking the Right Program by Lorna Collier : Learning Solutions Magazine.

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Royalty Free Music for eLearning

eFront

Danosongs run by Dan O’Connor and has his creative commons free royalty free music for production site.

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How to Lead the Facebook Generation

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user birgerking. Gary Hamel, in his weekly WSJ.com blog, writes about the Facebook generation and ways fortune Fortune 500 companies aren’t prepared to deal with this new crop of workers.

Your First New Year’s Resolution: Spend More Time With Your Employees

Mindflash

With a new year comes a look back at what went right and what didn’t go so right in 2011. Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user Big Blue Ocean.

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Four Ways to Empower Your Team to Make its own Decisions

Mindflash

When I speak with managers, especially senior-level managers, a common complaint I hear is, “How can I get my team to make more decisions on its own?” Photo used under Creative Commons by user Ali Nassiri. >

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On-Demand is the Future of Online Learning

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user D.Reichardt. TIVO and DVRs completely changed the way we watch television. People no longer have to watch a program at the exact time it’s aired, since it’s so easy to record it and watch whenever you have the time.

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Three Ways to Make Your Workplace More Like Your Company Party

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user Al404. We had our office Holiday party last night. Almost everyone came and brought their special someone. We all had a terrific time.

What’s On Your Employees’ Wish List This Christmas?

Mindflash

Photo used under Creative Commons license from Flickr user LadyDragonflyCC -See through my eyes! > I was in the mall this week (bad idea).

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

There are many sites that give away open source content or images under creative commons licenses. Training 2011 Conference & Expo in San Diego on February 7. Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning.

Looking Back at the Year in e-Learning, and Other Web Links

Mindflash

So it must be official – winter’s here, and 2011 is almost over. The economic roller coaster ride continues, but training appears to be on an upswing: Total 2011 U.S. billion, according to Training magazine’s 2011 Training Industry Report.

Amplified

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Amplified by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Below is an interview I did for the EU funded Links-Up Expert Testimonial video series on Web 2.0 and e-Learning, in the bright sunshine of Dublin, during the EDEN Conference.

Across the Twitterverse

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The 2011 Edublog Awards have come around again with frightening speed, and once again this year I am both honoured and humbled to have been nominated in two categories - best individual blog and best individual tweeter (for my @timbuckteeth account).

Instructional Designers: Create Workbooks, not Manuals

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user jkfid. How many binders do you have on your bookshelf? A lot, right? Just about everyone has taken a training class and been given a training binder, taken it back to their desk, and never opened it again. It’s crazy.

Broadband is a human right

Learning with e's

The 2011 ALT-C Conference is being held at the University of Leeds on a campus that is as convoluted as the maze of arguments and discussions we are enjoying. of which more in later posts from ALT-C 2011.

Don't be surprised

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Don't be surprised by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Gen Y and Dunning-Kruger: They Don’t Know What they Don’t Know

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user Blyzz. If you aren’t yet familiar with the Dunning-Kruger effect you’re missing out (and if you are, you’re bound to be pleased to be reminded of this old friend).

Silver and gold

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We quickly realised we had plenty in common (even little quirks like both being right handed, but both swapping knives and forks to eat left handed) and we were married on October 4, 1986. Today my wife and I celebrate our silver wedding anniversary.

From atoms to bits

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The final keynote speech at ALT-C 2011 was given by Professor John Naughton , who read from directly his notes, head down, and used no visual media to support his at times somewhat mumbling and occasionally difficult to hear presentation.

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Tools of the trade

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Images courtesy of Joyce Seitzinger Tools of the trade by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

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Gen Y Wants its Employers to Go Green, Mostly

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user jdog90. The young are often perceived as crusaders for a better, cleaner, fairer way of doing business, and there is some evidence that this folk wisdom on youthful idealism is correct.

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Gamification: A Good Idea … Sometimes

Mindflash

Image used under Creative Commons by Flickr user Rad Jose. The old way of work — grinding out eight hours a day in soulless cubicles — could use some updating, nearly everyone agrees.

Ideas 81

Excuses, excuses.

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by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 A blog post from Chris Betcher (@betchaboy on Twitter) is currently doing the rounds.

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Who put the 'ass' in assessment?

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Surely she should have been given very high marks for demonstrating her creativity and intelligence? There were no points for critical thinking or creative solutions. by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

A head teacher writes.

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by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 We have had pencils in our school now for some time, and we were one of the first to adopt them, but it has been an uphill struggle.

Building the future

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Building the future by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

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Permission to fail

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Imagine what children heights children would be able to attain if instead of being frowned upon for dreaming the impossible and asking the 'what if' questions, they were rewarded for their enterprise, risk taking and creative thinking?

When the dam breaks.

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by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Publication of research is one of the most important facets of academic life. I can't stress enough how important it is for good research to be as widely and swiftly disseminated as possible.