Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

A truly excellent article by Matt Thompson, titled An Antidote for Web Overload , addresses the reasons behind Wikipedia’s increasing replacement of traditional news sites as the go-to source for breaking news items.

Training Gen Z: What Your Youngest Employees Expect From the Workplace

Litmos

On-demand learning - Having grown up with access to the world's knowledge at their fingertips in the form of Wikipedia and YouTube, the members of Generation Z are likely to have little patience with traditional workforce learning.

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Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

Here is a small part of the wikipedia entry for Library Science : “The digital age has transformed how information is accessed and retrieved. In addition, the expanding free access to open source journals and sources such as Wikipedia have fundamentally impacted how information is accessed.

5 Guidelines for Evaluating Your Curated eLearning Content

Frooxl

The internet has countless videos, articles, blog posts, and DIY tutorials available at our fingertips. Once the internet came of age, we had the completely free Wikipedia at our fingertips. Imagine our surprise when we were told that we couldn’t use Wikipedia as a source.

IDEA: Crowdsourcing Course Content

LearnDash

Wikipedia takes a crowdsource approach to its articles. Imagine a scenario where you have a public repository available so that people can contribute to different lessons and topics of your course.

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2016 Top Tools for Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

It also contains enough guitar and banjo instruction lessons to last several lifetimes. Evernote: I’d drown or die trying to find that useful article or piece of information without Evernote. Evernote makes it easy to clip an article or post.

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50 Ways to Lever Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

Business case-study – drawing lessons from discussing the documented story of actual events in another organization. Books and articles – reading books and articles that have information and expert advice about an area of needed performance improvement.

Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

Much discussed topics in few of my previous articles have been MOOCs, video learning and other online modes that are extensively being used all over the world.

3 Stupidly Simple Ways to Profit from E-Learning

LearnDash

Heck, with resources like Wikipedia in place, it’s kind of hard to offer something for a price. Let’s face it, everybody knows something, right?

17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning

Learnnovators

THE GREAT FINDS: According to Wikipedia, micro learning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. Articles/Posts. These courses are characterized by minutes-long lessons that can be taken while on the move.

Online education puts new skills at your fingertips

eFront

Education goes beyond what you can Google or find on Wikipedia. “You can stop the lesson whenever you want, try out what the teacher has just explained for yourself, perhaps listen to a passage once again, if it’s not clear,” she said.

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Back to Basics – What is eLearning?

Rob Hubbard

He has kept his definition deliberately broad to take in everything from self-study lessons on a PC to social learning on mobile devices, use of video and virtual classrooms which deliver live group workshops. Self-study lessons (sometimes still known as CBT).

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Learning Wire

In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning.

This Week on #TalkTech: Recorded lectures, Duolingo, and Games Against Falling IQ

Bottom-Line Performance

In this article, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales makes the bold claim that university lectures “are doomed.” As you work through the ramified lessons, your answers help translate the web. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

How to Create an Online Course (in 2020)

learnWorlds

In this article, you will learn everything you need to know about how to create an online course. According to Wikipedia, by June 2012, more than 1.5 You can learn a valuable lesson through failure that will get you that much closer to your success.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning. Some of the ways in which it can be used to good effect are: It can serve as an auxiliary element to formal learning in the form of discussions, sharing of experiences, lessons learned and so on. What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning.

e-Learning for NGOs

eFront

With a good LMS, course material can be re-used and adapted to changing needs, and content can be combined with existing PDFs, Word documents and Powerpoint presentations, or even web based information from YouTube videos to Wikipedia articles.

What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

EI Design

In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning. What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning.

Story-Based Learning Design Using a Mobster Story

Vignettes Learning

Such an approach creates cycles of continuous learning because the lesson becomes collaborative. As the learners attempt to put an ending to an unconcluded story, different insights contribute to the development of the lesson. Wikipedia).

e-learning for local governments with eFrontPro

eFront

While tons of businesses and organizations of all kinds and stripes have embraced e-learning as the way forward for training their staff, there are still niche fields that have yet to join the revolution (except for a few pioneers). Local government is one of them.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018

learnWorlds

A Masterclass is a class given by an expert to highly talented students ( Definition by Wikipedia ). You can learn a valuable lesson through failure that will get you that much closer to your success. Your choices on learning strategies, lesson material, and instructional activities.

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Online education puts new skills at your fingertips

eFront

Education goes beyond what you can Google or find on Wikipedia. “You can stop the lesson whenever you want, try out what the teacher has just explained for yourself, perhaps listen to a passage once again, if it’s not clear,” she said.

e-Learning For Marketing Agencies

eFront

Marketing needs better marketing. I mean, we always hear about the heroic entrepreneurs or inventors that created some new product or service (e.g.

eLearning for the Petroleum industry with eFrontPro

eFront

Where would we be without the petroleum industry? Probably not that far — as we wouldn’t have gas for our cars and motorcycles. .

eLearning for the Petroleum industry with eFrontPro

eFront

Where would we be without the petroleum industry? Probably not that far — as we wouldn’t have gas for our cars and motorcycles. .

ASTD ICE learning game design workshop resources

Knowledge Guru

Professor Snerpus delivers periodic lessons on grammar rules. These lessons don’t necessarily line up with your next grading activity, which is a weakness that could easily be overcome with a design adjustment. It’s explained in this Wikipedia article.

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What Game Mechanics Can Offer Online Learning for Business

Mindflash

In fact, an October 2010 ScienceDaily article cites a University of Colorado study that noted “those trained on video games do their jobs better, have higher skills and retain information longer than workers learning in less interactive, more passive environments.&#.

Knowledge and Learning In The News - 10/8/2006

Big Dog, Little Dog

Changing the Rules: Lessons from a Starfish World - Chang This. Such seemingly dissimilar groups as the Apache Indians, music swapping programs, Wikipedia, Alcoholics Anonymous and Al Queda have one thing in common: they are all starfish. Includes articles and top 20 lists Each of these resilient groups succeeds because they are absent any hierarchy (head) and conventional organizations (spiders) best watch their backs. Go and Learn - Fast Company.

10 LMS features that you should in an eLearning platform

Pinlearn

According to Wikipedia, a learning management system (LMS) is software that administers, documents, tracks, reports, and delivers learning materials, agendas, or educational programs. Just Google the phrase “LMS software” and you will see thousands of links to different products, services, and articles claiming to offer an eLearning platform or an LMS tool. This article aims at clearing the same though. What is LMS software?

Mobile in San Jose

Unicorn Training

To further support this, a recent BBC News article said that 42% of UK smartphone owners say their mobile device is the most important way in which they access the internet. The ability to pull out your phone to settle a pub debate via Wikipedia or IMDB is a fun example of this but this can be leveraged in professional environments as well.

Internet Time Alliance: what’s in a name?

Jay Cross

Wikipedia puts it this way: Internet time was a common catchphrase that originated during the late-1990s Internet boom. The story is documented in eLearn Magazine : Several years ago Jay Cross (lead author of this article) realized that while he championed social learning in books and conferences, he did most of his work in solitary. Jane Hart and Cross linked arms and were soon joined by Clark Quinn and Harold Jarche (all co-authors of this article).

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

And I should hear note that I’m posting this in order to: (1) recommend Siva’s article, and (2) make an obvious point about MOOCs. s Top articles on Working Smarter JAY CROSS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2012. Sharing lessons HAROLD JARCHE | FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2012. Page 1 of 2.

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Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources

Tony Karrer

Lesson plans also included. Wikipedia: Public domain image sources - though in this case you will need to check the copyright. Articles, message board, etc. (2) Weird - after posting, I just saw a post in my blog reader from HeyJude - Find free images online - my list! She points me to (I don't have time to clean this up. Sorry.) Mashable's 90+ Online Photography Tools and Resources.

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Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

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. mLearn2010 Augmented Reality and Mobile Learning - some lessons learned by Gunnar Liestol , October 21, 2010 Gunnar is a curly person with glasses, who just gives an AMAZING presentation!!

10Q: Cathy N. Davidson

Learning with e's

In today's article, Cathy responds to my 10Q interview questions: Who are you? It's not just Wikipedia (although that's inspiring enough) but the whole world of Do-It-Yourself possibilities that are really "Do-It-Together." Cathy N.

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