Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.
OCTOBER 31, 2010
As a result, the following post is Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning. Vyew is extremely flexible alloying you to bring online collaboration and conferencing into your workflow on your terms. If you want we can talk via skype.
The virtual classroom: the ups and the downs of collaborative learning
MAY 24, 2011
So if you’ve ever participated in a webinar, perhaps hosted by one or two instructors taking you through a PowerPoint presentation, you have already been initiated into the world of virtual learning. Well, without going into too much detail, one of the much talked about benefits of the virtual classroom is its capacity for collaborative, peer-assisted learning. But does the fact that the virtual classroom is collaborative mean that the virtual classroom is good?
DECEMBER 2, 2008
As I mentioned in Real-Time Collaborative Editing , I had a fantastic experience participating in group editing of a Mind Map of collaborative tools during a session at Learn Trends.
Why Slack Might Become the #1 Tool for Learning
JULY 5, 2016
The key driver for this was to replace tools such as Yammer, Skype and Jive (which haven't seen much engagement) and to consolidate these platforms into one tool.
The importance of synchronicity
Clive on Learning
FEBRUARY 7, 2013
While I would still look to provide the maximum flexibility for the learner by providing resources online and allowing collaboration to take place asynchronously (through email, forums, social networks, blogs, etc), I now understand that live events are going to add something really significant to the blend. These could be face-to-face (not just in classrooms but on the job - in fact just about anywhere), online (using tools like Skype or web conferencing) or even on the phone.
Why This? Why Now? “Working Out Loud”
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
3) What did your collaboration efforts look like? Create a Skype group and present your project. Group collaboration, using all manner of internet based tools.
Five tools for global educators
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 3, 2012
Here are my top five tools: Webinar: There are a number of ways to teach and present live from beyond the classroom. Webinars could also be conducted on Skype which is currently free, but quality may be more variable using this tool.
New Amazon Chime for Online Meetings
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
For live webinars and conferencing any platform that integrates with WordPress can be used in conjunction with LearnDash. Popular platforms include GoToMeeting, Skype, AnyMeeting, BigBlueButton, and GoogleHangouts.
Why I love working with e-learning sceptics
The eLearning Nomad
MAY 3, 2016
She asked about our services and we had an initial Skype contact. These are often the people who take adult learning principles seriously and refuse to accept that a few screens of content combined with a few webinars will engage their learners. This ensures our collaboration remains focused on continuously asking the hard questions and going the extra mile to support meaningful learning. Two weeks ago, I was contacted by someone on the L&D team of an NGO.
A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012
DECEMBER 19, 2012
Sure there were exceptions on the desktop side – most notably Articulate Storyline, but overall until desktop vendors see the advantages of SaaS, especially with real time collaboration and peer review, tablets will be slow going. Favorites included: Skype.
State of the LMS 2012
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
Ability to use Skype – 48.5%. Just yesterday, a product called Inkling Habitat launched a collaborative cloud based publishing platform (its actually in early adopter stage). Peer Review, Chat, Collaborative Learning – 68.5%. Skype – 20%.
What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012
OCTOBER 8, 2012
So in this post, I wanted to take a look at the Top 10 Tools on the 2012 list, and briefly suggest what corporates can learn from them in order to appreciate how workplace learning is a much wider concept than just creating content or running webinars. 7 – Skype.
With a little help from our friends: the services we use to build our business
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
We are not yet fully committed on Slack, but seems like a nice alternative to Skype’s informational chaos. Skype & Skype Manager – VOIP. We are heavy users of Skype for informal, day-to-day communication. Hackpad – Documents collaboration.
Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia
APRIL 27, 2011
These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I Wanted more collaboration and conversation, so people could access already certified people’s expertise. Product Pitch for Quicklessons [link] collaborative online course creation in the cloud Lots of connection with facebook and Izzui– invite people to courses, share them, people can like them.”an
Survey shows people take training as infrequently as they go to a conference; but they learn continuously in other ways
MAY 14, 2012
collaboration platform. Live chats/instant messages/Skype chats. Attend webinars. Participate in a training webinar.
MARCH 23, 2014
Collaboration on social platforms can be enhanced if employees also have the chance to interact in person. Now the company relies more on webinars, videoconferencing, online white boards and Point, SilkRoad’s social collaboration software. For example, Ulthera recently conducted a webinar to talk about compliance gray areas. “I also am concerned that people are not as engaged in a webinar as they could be in a videoconference,” Mallen said.
5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012
DECEMBER 20, 2011
In two past webinars on this topic, average attendance was 180 people from all over the world. Skype – add it – its “hot” Thousands of API directories out there with thousands of social media components you can add – any commercial vendor today could implement these, right now open source people are – so why lose it potential revenue? Social learning is becoming a generalization of anything that involves collaboration.
E-Learning Early Indicators
FEBRUARY 11, 2011
I recall speaking in November on a webinar panel and being somewhat chided over the fact that I kept repeating the importance of mobile learning and tablets. Real Time collaborative tools, such as integration with Google Docs or desktop sharing, slowly starting to appear. More real time collaborative tools – project management, group tools, CRM, extended enterprise solutions. Towards the latter part of last year, we started to hear how the LMSs were near death.
Introducing.the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!
JANUARY 30, 2012
An average day covers a range of things like client communications, creative brainstorming, team collaboration, design and production. Communication with clients is open and collaborative. We spend a lot of time on the phone, Skype or email since we can't always meet in person.
Facebook for e-Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
At the same time you can add documents, PDFs, add MP3 audio to make webinars! Skype Me Your learners could see when you are online (Virtual Office Hours) and talk or chat with you for free!
LMS vendors: R u hearing us?
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
A surprisingly number of vendors who offer some form of social learning, whether it is the minimum – a FB like page, micro-blog, even some form of app sharing or collaborative tool, do not have any social media on their site. Setup Skype capability, which means you download the free program and install it on your computers, then you identify on your web site and identify your Skype identity (mine is diego.studiocity) - so people can connect; when they ask to connect you say yes.
Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010
eLearning Learning Posts
OCTOBER 5, 2010
Social Learning : the video - Jane Hart begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting - Pick of the Day , September 10, 2010 Thanks to LAB SSJ for sharing this video with me - and thanks for the mention. a Presentation the BBP Way - Learning Visions , September 16, 2010 Today I presented a webinar through MyKineo : Power to the SMEs! Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.
The Adventures of Developing an e-learning Course!
MAY 15, 2010
Mistake #3: I did not leverage the power of the Internet and the various options available for interaction, communication, collaboration--at least till that point. Preamble I have just been reading a post by @ tomkuhlmann called Five Ways to Guarantee Your E-Learning Course is a Success.
Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
SEPTEMBER 8, 2010
Readings Lists for Instructional Designers - Learning Visions , August 4, 2010 Amit Garg begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting has posted a nice list of 22 essential books for beginning instructional designers. George Siemens begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting - Connectivism: Socializing Open Learning - ID Reflections , August 9, 2010 Will summarize the key points in a later post.
eLearning Learning - Best of May
JUNE 8, 2009
The Truth About Twitter - Social Enterprise Blog , May 11, 2009 Twitter Tips: for Teachers & Educators - Don't Waste Your Time , May 9, 2009 Twitter and Webinars - eLearning Technology , May 14, 2009 Presentation: Twitter in Education - Don't Waste Your Time , May 12, 2009 The Challenge of Training the PlayStation Generation - The E-Learning Curve , May 15, 2009 Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?
LMS Modules – The “Add-On” Facts
MARCH 5, 2010
Social Learning or Collaboration or Community. VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol – Think Skype for example. If they want you as a client – you want to see it, and not view a pre-taped webinar of it. You can’t ask them with a taped webinar or recording.
The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning
JUNE 25, 2010
M-Learning aka Mobile Learning is enabling people in theory to take courses via the smart phone or as some vendors have the nerve to include cell phones – as in all-inclusive , or in reality to use m-learning solutions to enable a collaborative or social learning platform or view documents – such as PDFs or word documents on their smart phones in some manner in which people read the docs and then follow steps. Other Part 2 -Skype out, GTalk, MSN, QQ, Fring.
Social Grid Follow-up
MARCH 3, 2009
Last week I did a webinar with Mark Sylvester of Intronetworks - Tapping the Social Grid. tysg prawsthorne : @ tonykarrer I also use Skype , MSN , Google Chat , Google groups , Wiki talk pages to tap my social grid.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning
SEPTEMBER 12, 2007
Its also a bout using blogs and wikis and other collaborative tools for workplace learning and knowledge sharing. Your summaries of books, webcasts and webinars are always so thorough. For the next episode however, I may just bring everyone in on skype.
Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz
eLearning Learning Posts
MAY 3, 2010
aLearning , April 13, 2010 We make recordings all the time: podcasts, recorded audio conferences, recorded Webinars. Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions - Experiencing eLearning , April 1, 2010 These are my live blogged notes from Karen Hyder’s webinar, Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions from the Training Magazine Network. webinar. This research was summarised in a webinar. T-Bite – What is Contextual Collaboration? -