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. Next time: Connected Minds References Godin, S. 2002) Smartmobs: The Next Social Revolution.

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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Linkedin Learning Product Review

eLearning 24-7

LinkedIn Learning to me is a digital learning platform. Administration back-end – Navigation is good, some of the features such as Best Practices from LinkedIn Learning is illogical (especially since in my test, because only one best practice had anything of use for the administrator (from the product or value add standpoint). The Header on the Learner Home Page (main learner screen for LinkedIn Learning). It was as I often refer to as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

How To Edit Video- Normalize Audio Clips & Volume

TechSmith Camtasia

Mixing” as it’s referred to in video production, is the art of blending your audio tracks to deliver a seamless audio experience, which can be achieved when you edit video. Before starting your mix, you need to start by recording good audio! We’ve put together a top to bottom audio best practices that will help you capture high quality audio before you start to edit. Make sure to have your tracks separated by type (audio, video, animations, titles etc.).

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. audio elements, including your voice.

LinkedIn Learning Hub – Product Review (Exclusive)

eLearning 24-7

LinkedIn Learning was hyping the “Hub” to be a new experience, an LXP with Skills and Experts. The marketing for the Hub really told a story, to the point, that it will be something so original, unique and well, even better than LinkedIn Learning. Social Panel.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

As an instructional designer/eLearning professional, what books are the essential tools in your reference library ? They might refer to theory, but they dont get bogged down in it: e-Learning and the Science of Instruction by Ruth Clark and Richard Mayer Michael Allens Guide to E-Learning by Michael Allen Gadgets, Games & Gizmos for Learning by Karl Kapp Last May, I started a bit of a list in this post: Beginning Instructional Designers Toolkit.

7 Mobile Learning Apps You Need to Know About

Growth Engineering

Social Networking: LinkedIn. Unlike most social networking apps, you shouldn’t find too many kitten videos or cryptic pleas for attention here – LinkedIn is more professional than that! Or you might just want to tag and cross-reference all of your research, rather than keep it in a bunch of random folders on your desktop. They can add images and audio and even challenge themselves in a race against the clock!

Noughties. but nice

Learning with e's

First appearing in 2001, the iPod series is now the most successful digital audio player in history with over 220 million worldwide sales at the time of writing. Social networking sites: Facebook (2006), Myspace (2003), Bebo (2005), LinkedIn (2003) and other sites together have changed the face of social networking for ever. Twitter is one of the best stripped down social networking tools available to humankind.

Evolution of the Mobile LMS: mLearning for the new-age learner


The effectiveness of Mobile Learning or mLearning stems out of the fact that mobile devices provide an easy access to a variety of learning content – media files, audio or video snippets, images, documents or Web pages – anytime and anywhere, as per the convenience and need of the learner. In addition to traditional text-based e-learning courses, images, graphics, animations, audio and video can be utilized to create content which is engaging and caters to varying learner needs.

E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

Audio Recording and Editing. The ability to record audio in real time or post time makes a lot of sense and eliminates the need for using Audacity (albeit it is a wonderful and free product). However, just placing the ability to record audio pre or post is not enough. There are more vendors who do not offer the ability to post – i.e. add audio afterwards it is quite amazing. Editing Audio. People want to edit their own audio, but here is the thing.

mLearning Feature Sets: Possibilities Wide & Deep

mLearning Trends

In many cases, learning while mobile may not be about assigned content at all and be much more about providing just-in-time access to a variety of on-demand resources and reference materials which can be read and mined for relevant information at the time of need. Social Networking. The real trick is to harness the power and potential of the popular social network methods and sites (e.g.,

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Simply reward members for completing desirable actions such as completing a course, retweeting a link to your course catalog, referring a friend, you get the idea! 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. Tips for Facebook – Share a special offer with those who “Like” your page on Facebook.

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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? Because video is, apparently, a perfect manifestation of social learning theory. It supports my belief that when we learn how we best learning, using our different learning styles, such as audio, kinesthetic, verbal, we can get the best from our desired learning when the way we learn is an intricate factor.

Helping Overloaded Employees Stay Focused on Learning


Keep the content of each eLearning module task-focused, and include references for all “extra” material in the footnotes or training epilogue. 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.

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How to Sell Online Courses: The Ultimate Guide for 2022


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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What is Distance Learning? Definitions, Examples & More


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.

Digital Learning glossary


Audio Learning. Audio learning refers to lessons in the form of short narrative podcasts to learn where you want, when you want. The learning experience refers to how the learners – the user – feel during their experience on the platform. Social Learning.

Personal Mobile Mastery

Clark Quinn

Most of what you do on the desktop, particularly social networking, is doable on a mobile device. And you can use search engines and reference tools just the same. And you can use those social media tools as before, but you can also use them because of where or when you are. And take notes by text or audio. A conversation with a colleague prompted a reflection.

How our learning theories shape how we use technology for learning

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I read a paper called Perspectives on learning and technology: A review of theoretical perspectives "This paper provides a review of literature pertaining to theoretical references on educational practice and technology from perspectives of learning theories of the 20th and 21st centuries." audio, visuals, animations, or video), the proper location of information on screen, screen attributes (e.g. Constructivist theory and social-constructism theories.

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How to Navigate Difficult Internal and External eLearning Customers

eLearning Brothers

Refer movie production examples when you’re talking about your eLearning course: If we need to replace the characters in the eLearning course, it’s similar to removing and replacing an actor from every scene in which they appear. We’ll need to get a revised and approved new script, schedule and record the voice talent, and then match the audio to the appropriate scenes. You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter. “That should be easy to change, right?” . “It

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How To Sell Online Courses From Your Own Website


When you help your potential learners achieve success with your online courses, they tend to have lower churn rates, lifetime values, and are more likely to refer other customers to your brand. Build A Social Media Presence. Tips To Promote Through Social Media.

Flexing Your Tools to Create Maximum-Impact Online Training


Integrate social networks, like Yammer , to allow your workforce to collaborate, communicate, socialize, and create informal learning spaces outside of (but connected to) formal learning spaces. the learner can refer to a printed job aid listing task completion steps). Job aids and other reference material can thus be imported into the training module and then downloaded for later access. Give learners a voice through social learning opportunities.

Overview of the learning pyramid for training providers

Arlo Training & Events Software

In his book “Audio-Visual Methods in Teaching”, Dale referred to it as the “Cone of Experience”. Lecture Reading Audio visual Demonstration. Breakout rooms Online whiteboard Polls Online chat Surveys Activities Forums Social Media. Audio visual.

Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. It can digitize and compress an audio or video signal for transmission and convert an incoming signal to audio or video for reception. Audio actually uses its own codecs.

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

So, when I went and checked out Saba Social, Saba’s new social learning platform, I had very low expectations. Saba Social is a very solid product, that despite a few hiccups and “huh&# moments, achieves what it sets out to do, provide a user friendly social experience. Over 25 different social media types and Saba Social sticks with the ones everyone always sees – WHY? Linkedin. Facebook.

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Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help.

Want to Adopt an Accessibility Mindset? 5 Resources To Inspire Self-Learning


We like to use self-learning resources like Ted Talks, books, podcasts, and even social media to gain knowledge around disability and connect with those who choose to share their perspectives. You can buy the printed, digital, and audio versions of Ladau’s book here.

The Ultimate eLearning Definitions Dictionary: All The Terms You Need To Know


That’s why Knowledge Anywhere has created this no-nonsense eLearning definitions dictionary, for you to reference when you need it. Commonly used delivery methods include recorded audio, video presentations, and discussion tools.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor | Main | GDC Update 1: Geez My Hotel Room is Small! How do these sound for capabilities: running video and audio of the lecture and a transcript of the lecture which scrolls with the lecture and underlines words in the lecture as theyre spoken.

Helping Overloaded Employees Stay Focused on Learning


Keep the content of each eLearning module task-focused, and include references for all “extra” material in the footnotes or training epilogue. 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.

Metaverse In E-Learning


When Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook’s rebranding to Meta, the term metaverse became a buzzword overnight. The metaverse refers to an online environment where augmented reality and virtual reality can co-exist.

Enhance Your Mobile Learning Delivery with 7 Eye-openers.


They are also keen on accessing social networking sites and streaming or downloading video or audio content via smartphones and mobiles. Elements like audio and video run well on the platform. Refer to the table above to ascertain the right tools for you for the level of interactivity that you choose to introduce in your mLearning content. mLearning has, slowly but surely, been creating a niche for itself in corporate training and learning.

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2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Audio/ podcasts. Informal Reference docs/job aids. Social SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Social Mentoring/ coaching. Social Websites? Social Books? Social Collaborative projects. Social Wikis. Social Blogs (written/ video). Social Micro-blogging.

7 Ways To Use LMS Metrics To Create More Targeted eLearning Resources


Social Media Activity. You can tweak your online training content to fit in with the social mores and make it more relevant. You can access eLearning course material in video format, audio clips, web seminars, games, charts, and much more. It can even tell you which individual accessed which reference material. You can then simplify that particular section, or add reference online training materials. Social Media Activity.

10 Best Social Media Strategies by Successful Online Course Creators


In today’s digital age, it is simply impossible to ignore social media. More and more people are using social media – especially millennials and the younger generation, and by 2025 we expect that the number of global social media users will surpass 4.41

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Tuesday, July 10, 2007 The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace Over the past few weeks Ive conducted about 17 interviews with current college students and recent graduates. Everyone who has graduated from college since 2005 has a FaceBook account. Im not sure how this relates to danah boyds recent blog article on Viewing American class divisions through FaceBook and MySpace. A few people commented that MySpace is too garish; the FaceBook look and feel is more classic.