Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler In a previous post I outlined some of the metrics around the use of digital media, technologies and social networks. I wrote that: "The age of social technologies has radically transformed the way we live our lives, and that includes how we learn and teach. Most of us are connected to each other through numerous social media platforms. It also affords us a connected mentality, where we expect to be members of communities that are distributed.

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ". At the same time, Facebook is one of the fastest growing social networks that helps people communicate efficiently with their friends, families, coworkers, and classmates.

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Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. World Part 2 - Social Enterprise Blog , June 6, 2009 Should you Care about Google Wave? yes, they went there - WISE Pedagogy , June 1, 2009 Time Spent - The Learning Circuits Blog , June 1, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Half of Companies Blocking Facebook

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Half of Companies Blocking Facebook Christy Tucker has been musing on Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. One real problem is corporate fear of social networking tools. Im no Facebook super-user and I havent experienced a huge time suck from it, but I suppose its possible. But what information is it that is actually being "leaked" through Facebook by these irresponsible employees ?

8 Ways to Build an Online Learning Community

learnWorlds

Community in online courses promotes active learning by provoking the students to participate and learn together. Learning is a social act by itself. However, building a learning community is neither automatic nor simple to achieve. So, how can I build community in my online course? The fact that learners attend the courses in their own time-space makes communication and social engagement even harder. Get your school now! Try for FREE.

What You Need to Know to Get the Best Audio

TechSmith Camtasia

Audio Best Practices. Nothing turns off viewers faster than a video with bad audio. Unless you have a higher end camera that has a built-in shotgun mic, you are going to want consider recording audio separately from your video. They do a great job of picking up only the audio that is close by. Selecting an Audio Recorder. So you’ve picked out your microphone and now you need a recorder to capture the audio. Most audio recorders use XLR or ?”

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Breaking Down My Entry for Trivantis Community Contest 15

Trivantis

With the Trivantis® Community Contests, it’s easy. Then you can share it with other users via your blog, resume, LinkedIn, or other preferred method ( see this blog post for help ). The first step in creating a Trivantis Community Contest submission for me is figuring out where I want to take the topic. The last thing I do when developing is gather my resources and insert the necessary text, images, audio, video, questions, or other objects. Blog Community

27 Books for L&D Folks.

ID Reflections

5 Workplace Learning/Training Social Media for Trainers Jane Bozarth. 6 Knowledge Management Cultivating Communities of Practice Etienne Wegner, et al. 13 Self management/Change/innovation Linchpin (audio book) Seth Godin. 25 Network/Web 2.0 26 Network/Web 2.0 The Social Media Cigarette Break (internettime.posterous.com). I have listed down a few books that have shaped my thinking over the last one year.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Using FaceBook

Learning Visions

Tuesday, June 19, 2007 Using FaceBook Im trying to expand my horizons a bit these days and have been taking a closer look at a whole bunch of tools out there, including SecondLife and FaceBook. FaceBook seems like such a student-world application, and yet folks say more and more "grown-ups" are using it. There was a great NYTimes article a few weeks ago about a mom signing up for a FaceBook account, completely appalling her teenage daughter. (Id

TCC08: What can Educators Learn from Online Religious Communities?

Experiencing eLearning

Based on seminar where doctoral students created online community projects. The seminar raised a question about whether online religious communities could be a model for online educational experiences. Didn’t really create a sense of community. She had not used a chat room, IM, Facebook, or MySpace before joining a site called OurPrayer.org. Feels a sense of community with the group–technology has connected her with others.

DIYEL # 4 - Adopt a tech kid from your local community college. He knows more than your IT person.

Vignettes Learning

The basics of eLearning cover the essentials of the Internet, authoring in PowerPoint, Flash, audio recoding, image editing, video production, FTP (file transfer protocol), servers, HTML, security, logins, reports, etc. Safely away from the office, the Do-It-Yourselfers hire or bribe a young tech expert from the nearby community college. social networking rapid e-learning e-Learning 2.0

LearnX Asia Pacific 2009 - Day 2

E-Learning Provocateur

One of Stephen’s key principles for personal professional development is interaction, which he defines as participation in a learning community (or CoP). Stephen has kindly made the slides and audio from his session available on Stephen’s Web. Tags: conference challenges development e-learning m-learning multimedia positives promotion social media social networking virtual classrooms virtual workplace

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: With Community Comes Great Responsibility

Learning Visions

Thursday, August 09, 2007 With Community Comes Great Responsibility In reflecting over the benefits of the first week or so of the 31 Days to Better Blogging Challenge , the biggest thing for me has been the overall boost in community. But with community comes great responsibility. (Im This is where the community part of the whole shebang really happens. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

G-Cube

It can support development of communities of like-minded learners and help the trainer meet learners where they are – as per emerging and evolving needs. Social Networking Sites. There are many popular social networking sites available which provide an opportunity for learners and trainers to connect and learn together. It encourages learners to speak out more and share their views in the social space. Audio/Video/Web Conferencing.

Instructional Design, Crowdsourcing, Audio, Typography, Blogs, & Psych

Big Dog, Little Dog

Trouble-shoot the network. The Design Community Weighs In - Wired. Customers post creative briefs directly to the community, which then competes to create a design that best fits the clients' needs. Using Audio Markers in Adobe Presenter - Audio Narration in E-Learning Content: Using Audio Markers - Michael Hanley in E-Learning Curve Blog. This post will cover how to integrate your audio-with-metadata files into Adobe Presenter.

Virtual clans

Learning with 'e's

This is the audio message clan and the text message clan. Another example is the social networking tribe which boasts many clans, such as the WhatsApp clan, the Instagram clan, the YouTube clan and so on. One particularly interesting comparison can be made between the users of Flickr and Facebook. By contrast, Facebookers identify themselves using real names and photographs, and coalesce around groups with common interests that are wider than photographs.

Helping Women Get Their Groove Back by Building Communities and Strong Support Networks from Rural Areas with Rebecca Undem

LifterLMS

Helping women get their groove back by building communities and strong support networks from rural areas with Rebecca Undem in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris and Rebecca discuss many topics relevant to course creators, such as community building and how to overcome the isolation faced by many online entrepreneurs. Rebecca grew up in a small farming community in North Dakota with a population of 1,800 people.

Collaborative Learning Anthropologist and Specialist (CLA): Enterprise 2.0, Web 2.0 and Learning Career or Job Opportunities

Vignettes Learning

Collaborative and Social Networking Systems. Resident expert - is accessible to networks of people, provides ideas as needed, shares expertise, has high visibility, initiates thinking ( SMEs , face-to-face trainers, consultants - as specialist SME bloggers who are sought after, followed by their networks in domain areas inside Enterprises). tool and is positioned as a champion, e.g. Wiki, Blog, Second-Life, social media, etc. Future jobs, now, today!

Slugs and snails and social enzymes

Learning with e's

We can use text, audio or video in a number of modes and through a mind dazzling range of technologies. Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. is making it easier for all of us to connect together, and to learn informally within a socially rich environment which is strewn liberally with the digital footprints of those who have gone before us. I'm off now to lay down some social enzymes.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island

Learning Visions

Friday, August 24, 2007 Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island As you know, Ive been trying to walk-the-talk and experiment a bit with Second Life, role my virtual sleeves up and see what all the fuss is about. This has sparked a little exchange in the comments between myself and one of the active members of the of Renaissance Island community. I think this is a really interesting story of how spontaneous community happens.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Mention those members who achieved the “high score” at your next meeting, on your website or on your association’s Facebook page. Social media is your best bud when you have a limited marketing budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks. With Facebook Ads you decide who sees your posts and how much you spend.

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The eLearning Alchemist

Adobe Captivate

He posts them to Linkedin and they are frequently shared within the eLearning community. In Clint’s case, he is essentially writing long-form blog posts but turning them into audio recordings. Blog eLearning eLearning Community blog elearning community podcastI’ve started listening to The eLearning Alchemist , a Podcast from Clint Clarkson. You might know Clint from his series of comic strips called L&D Scenes: Comics for Learning Professionals.

Lectora Development Best Practices Part 1 – Optimizing Preferences

Integrated Learnings

After using Lectora for almost five years, I’ve learned so much both from the helpful community of Lectora users and on my own. While Lectora has its own multimedia editors that have useful capabilities, such as syncing audio , they are rather limited. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. Lectora Audio Best PracticesBy Joseph Suarez.

Integrating Meditative Tools Into E-Learning Apps

Adobe Captivate

E-Learning apps have been capturing the minds of parents and student communities for some time now. There are already many applications like Skill Pill, Moodle Mobile, LinkedIn Learning, etc., The audio assistant should first, ask the student to relax and cease all activity. Blog eLearning eLearning Community blog Effective eLearning eLearning & pscyhology elearning community eLearning ideasImage Source.

Tools I Use

Marcia Conner

Yesterday I participated in two fabulous webinars, each with a different focus, yet both with social learning themes. During each I was asked about some of the tools I use personally to get the most from social media–and ultimately learn as much as I can. I've made bold links to the primary social tools that I use. Buffer – Providing an easy way to share tweets (or status updates to most every social network) by allowing you to choose set times to post each day.

How to Compete with FREE eLearning

Association eLearning

Start with strong subject matter, invest in sound instructional design and opt for professional photography, graphic design, and audio narration whenever possible. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Everyone loves free. Free coffee, free Wi-Fi, just about anything “free” is good, right? Not necessarily.

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eLearning for Nonprofits: The 7 Most Important Features Your LMS Should Have

learnWorlds

6 Social Learning. #7 5 Ready to Educate Your Community With an LMS? Some integrations to explore with your LMS vendor: Marketing (email, social media). 6 Social Learning. Learners who feel part of a community, are more likely to be engaged and motivated to learn.

Virtual Events are Creating a Paradigm Change in eLearning

Web Courseworks

The current trend of running annual meetings virtually has forced association executives to rethink their approaches to teaching and learning and social networking. Better social learning via strategic use of breakout rooms.

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know

Pinlearn

I was great at networking. Facebook Groups, Forums and Niche Communities. Here’s the interesting part – You get to listen to your potential audience by being a member of Facebook groups, forums like Reddit and online communities like Quora. Another important factor that’s hard to ignore is the quality of audio. CDN stands for Content Delivery Network. Use social networking platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn.

Top Online Learning Development and Delivery Tools

Hurix Digital

A highly active user community. Add interactive elements- videos, audio, quizzes. HootSuite: HootSuite is one of the most popular social distribution platforms available in the market today.

What is Distance Learning? Definitions, Examples & More

learnWorlds

Experiences in a well-trusted LMS may include study guides and self-paced assignments, video lectures, audio recordings, videoconferencing, interactive learning objects, and live chat with fellow students or asynchronous discussions. Houston Community College.

mLearning Feature Sets: Possibilities Wide & Deep

mLearning Trends

I thought it would be good to offer a series of new posts around some of the messaging we'll be sharing with the gathered mobile learning community at DevLearn 2010 in San Francisco, California which starts later this week. Social Networking. Sometimes the best way to learn is for a learner to connect directly with an actual expert or an entire extended learning community.

How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 2

Your Training Edge

and the rapid rise of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other communications platforms have made one thing abundantly clear: Everything is social. As the workforce grows to include more Millennials – digital natives who spend nearly four hours per day on social networking sites – the social impact on training cannot be overstated. Social bookmarking. Social bookmarks can be shared publicly or they can be limited to a specific set of users.

Social Media Offerings which can b used in Social Learning

eLearning 24-7

Social media types with examples. New social media types are being created, identified and defined constantly. Bi-weekly updates, which can be found on the “Social Media Page&# under my Essentials section, that debuts on Monday. With the exception of crowdsourcing, all other social media types can be used in social learning. Social Bookmarking – Delicious - spelled often as del.icio.us Social Network Aggregator - Netvibes.

How to Sell Online Courses: The Ultimate Guide for 2022

learnWorlds

Get your fully social, engaging and interactive online school. Get your fully social, engaging and interactive online school. Training Content at hand (blog posts, books, videos/vlogs, audio/podcasts). This should help you decide which is most on-demand amongst your network.

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Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. Download audio and podcasts.

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Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? Free online video is creating new global communities, granting their members both the means and the motivation to step up their skills and broaden their imaginations. Because video is, apparently, a perfect manifestation of social learning theory. I think social learning must be informal and fun.

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2013

OpenSesame

2013 is rapidly approaching and if you’re like the rest of the OpenSesame community, you’re busy evaluating your successes in 2012 and thinking about ways to be more effective in 2013. build your personal learning network? Skype – Video or audio calls, free, to anyone, anywhere.

Helping Overloaded Employees Stay Focused on Learning

Mindflash

Every employee is a resource for knowledge sharing and community-building. Incorporate discussions and daily stand ups by phone, virtual conferencing, or social networking. Use video, audio and “ sketchnoting ” to enhance engagement and creativity. Follow her on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google The average worker is just plain busy. More than two-thirds of business leaders say that overwhelmed employees are a top challenge.

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