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How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

Vendors talk about social learning like its something revolutionary, but I’m here to tell you its not. Social media tools are just another platform we use to learn from each-other and find information serendipitously. We’ve found our own niche in the social media solar system… and it takes our team 30ish minutes a week to fully participate. Whether in our working lives or personal lives, opening up on social media is not everyone’s idea of a good time.

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Features include forums, chat, course authoring, learning environment and learning paths, file sharing and file repository. These include assessment tool, social including chat and forums, learner home page, calendar, email notifications, bookmarks, file repository, certificates, add users and groups and course catalog. Everyone loves free, especially with software.

Train your team online: Boost workplace productivity with group learning strategies


This is a great way to improve your employees’ social and collaborative skills, as well as their division of labor and problem solving approaches, among other things. It’s this interplay between social interaction, teamwork and individual contribution that make group learning such a relevant model for increased workplace productivity and collaboration. And as communication with their group and coordination is also done online through messaging, forums, file sharing, emails, IM, etc.,

Extensions on RSS module


A list follows: System Course structure Announcements Forums Calendar Per lesson Lesson structure Lesson announcements Lesson forum Lesson calendar Administrators can control the exposed RSS feeds for the system and lessons while the Professors can control the feeds for their lessons.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Marshall McLuhan) -- Im not trying to be a smarty-pants here, but I looked this up and Gary was close: "We look at the present through a rear-view mirror. If Im less eager or desperate because I know something about the topic (or about how I seem to learn) then the quality of the presentation (sequence, clarity, aha moments, restatement, what have you) matters more. CarlaC, The reason why eLearning must have chat, forums etc. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. docnum=446 January 12-14, 2009 Learning and Technology World Forum 2009, London, United Kingdom. link] conference.php January 16-18, 2009 World Universities Forum , Mumbai, India. link] mmcn2009/ January 19-20, 2009 iLearning Paris Forum 2009, 4 th , Palais de Congrès, Paris, France.