Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

That is what one senior exec said to me, the other day when it came to social learning. LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). Incorporate Social Q/A. ditch the blog).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations) | Main | Map of Online Communities (xkcd Rox!) to officially cut the ribbon on the new Joint Knowledge Online, or JKO, enterprise portal system. For example, one of the portal’s first offerings, the Joint Individual Augmentee Module, will replace a week-long resident course that was offered in Suffolk, Va. del.icio.us

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Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. While some view themselves as “social learning&# savvy, incorporating various components, others seem to see themselves as just sitting on the sidelines. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. Dip their feet in it – just a bit, a little here, a little there – oh and call it a full social learning platform.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Here is just a few of ones I like, that are unique and you could use in your LMS/LCMS/CMS, Learning Portal (caveat: your vendor must be able to accept APIs, otherwise it won’t work). Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Post your blog and status - appears in Twitter, Facebook, Yahoo. Locate some micro-blogging APIs. Social Learning?

LMS vendors: R u hearing us?

eLearning 24-7

30% vendors offer at least one type of social media – from my latest LMS directory. Many made it nearly impossible to find their social media to follow, friend or check out their social bookmarks. Social Media & Social Learning – LMS Style. No social networking sites, no social bookmark sites, no app sharing sites, no video sharing, nothing. Social Media. social learning We live in a global marketplace.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Over 2,400 social media sites.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Over the next month, I will be testing a few LMS vendors out there with several alternative browsers to see if their system is truly browser agnostic, and will report the results back to you on my blog. If you want to use a freebie, my blog contains an article on free course authoring tools – the most widely used one is courselab. Craig Weiss, Analyst and Author of E-Learning 24/7 blog (me). My next new blog post will appear on November 17th, 2010.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Over 2,400 social media sites.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I The first stop MUST be the Learning Circuits Blog "Big Question" The top Enterprise Web 2.0 stories of 2007 (Dion Hinchcliffe) Highlight: Widgets, gadgets, and roaming desktops on the Web showed enterprises how portals should really work as well as be dis-intermediated. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

Give Your Learners What They Need

eLearning Weekly

Do you have a learning portal ? Do you use any social learning / web 2.0 If you have wikis, blogs, or social bookmarking, you may be able to look at the information that has been written/tagged/bookmarked. We’ve all done needs assessments to determine knowledge and skill gaps, but how do you know what information your learners need each day, on the job?

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Valuable Content - Views and Social Signals

Tony Karrer

Bill Ives - Your Favorite Portals and KM Posts for Last Quarter and Last Year Both posts look at page views of posts and use that as a proxy for what is good / interesting / valuable. I've talked about the questionable nature of page views vs. other signals in posts such as: An Aha Moment - del.icio.us However, I've also come to realize that there are some limits with each different kind of social signal (e.g., Portals and KM , March 18, 2009 Enterprise 2.0

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Map of Online Communities (xkcd Rox!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News) | Main | The Digg Story and why it fascinates me. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. Top 100 Learning Game Resources - Upside Learning Blog , June 24, 2009. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources - Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. ThirdForce Blog , February 25, 2009.

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Mark Oehlert

My latest additions to del.icio.us. del.icio.us Here are some of my main del.icio.us Blog powered by TypePad. « Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two | Main. Blog Information. Visit Serious Games - The Serious Games Networking Portal. Blogging. Social. Kurt Lewin on del.icio.us. The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us e-Clippings (Learning As Art).

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Mark Oehlert

My latest additions to del.icio.us. del.icio.us Here are some of my main del.icio.us Blog powered by TypePad. Blog Information. Visit Serious Games - The Serious Games Networking Portal. Blogging. Social. Kurt Lewin on del.icio.us. The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). Facebook Profile. flickr. flick r.com.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Help Needed: Long Car Ride Ahead and I Want to Load Up on the Best Podcasts | Main | "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News) » April 28, 2007 "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations) Whew. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

Learning Styles and Visualization

Mark Oehlert

My latest additions to del.icio.us. del.icio.us Here are some of my main del.icio.us Blog powered by TypePad. Smashing Magazine offers this look at " Data Visualization: Modern Approaches " I saw this post about Jing on Beth Kanters blog , Stephen also found Jing and tries it out a bit, looks like a very slick/easy way to capture and share screen grabs etc. Blog Information. Visit Serious Games - The Serious Games Networking Portal.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Dead Alewives: Dungeons and Dragons | Main | Back from GDC (and a free virtual world event) » February 21, 2008 GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge OK.so Evidently the big takeaway there was that you can social experiences in both and that those experiences will be different. Portal won Game of the Year BTW - you can try a 2D version on Kongergate). del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Pageflakes.I want to switch but did you actually try to make it hard?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Get Your Free WikinomicsChapter from Social Text | Main | "I.B.M. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

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