Community and Collaborative Learning

Dashe & Thomson

She described how she and her Kenyan friends get together frequently for an entire day to cook, talk, braid each other’s hair, and learn things from each other. Learning has also become less community-based in the United States. And isn’t adult learning supposed to be about that, too?

Collaborative Learning

Tony Karrer

Posts on topics related to Collaborative Learning: Collaborative Online Assignments Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary Tags, Search Effectiveness, Personal Benefits

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Collaborative Learning in Spite of Organizational Walls – June #LCBQ

Dashe & Thomson

How do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning? That’s the Learning Circuits Big Question for the month of June. This makes them accessible to vendors and customers who interact with the application via a web portal. Collaborative market research.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

A truly excellent article by Matt Thompson, titled An Antidote for Web Overload , addresses the reasons behind Wikipedia’s increasing replacement of traditional news sites as the go-to source for breaking news items. Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

Technological infrastructure for social learning. Work and learning are converging, and as this change happens, the infrastructure of the old corporate learning must go – things like traditional one-size-fit-all in-person training seminars. Putting a learning platform in place.

Low-Tech Ways to Add Social and Collaborative Learning To Your Training Plans

Integrated Learnings

I think we've all heard the buzz about social and collaborative learning. Based on their research, Bersin & Associates suggests that "modern" corporate training organizations are transitioning to collaborative, talent-driven learning. Many blog posts have contemplated how Web 2.0 technologies can enhance workplace learning. In fact, a post on this blog a few months ago ( Understanding Web 2.0 ) offers an informative crash course on the topic.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (4)

Jay Cross

How ready are you to tackle Big L Learning? Where does your organization fit on the progression from Hierarchical Organization to Collaborative Organization? Our people are learning and growing fast enough to keep up with the future. ? Learning would become everyone’s business.

4 Benefits of Collaborative Learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

In collaborative learning, people gain knowledge through interactions and the exchange of information in groups. It is also referred to as cooperative learning. Here is an infographic that shares some important benefits of collaborative learning.

Utilize your LMS to Foster Collaborative Learning at the Workplace

CommLab India

According to Brandon Hall’s 2014 Social and Collaborative Learning study, 85% companies had started experimenting with social learning and organizations were expected to increase their focus on social and collaborative learning by 2015. Learning Technology LMS

Web 2.0

Tony Karrer

Posts related to Web 2.0: Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Personal Learning and Personal Learning Environments Web 2.0 Tools in the Enterprise Web 2.0 Start-Up Guides Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary Web 2.0 Tools, Networks and Community (Individuals vs. Collective) Web 2.0 Tool - Great Collaboration Example Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0 Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0

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Web 2.0 based e-learning

Learning with e's

I'm in the business of teacher education, and I am interested in using the latest technologies to support their learning. A few years ago, I began to use wikis as embedded module tools to encourage and support collaborative learning. The book is entitled: Web 2.0

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

Vignettes Learning

Collaborative Learning Specialists - of all types! The common theme in functions is the ability to study and practice the skills of a "Collaborative Learning Anthropologist", ( CLA ). Major changes in learning and training are fundamentally challenging the current and old assumptions, principles and beliefs. There are many opportunities to discover and innovate new learning models. This is the primary task of a Collaborative Learning Anthropologist.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

Below are four reasons why the Social Web and associated media are changing higher education. Firstly.the Social Web connects people together At Plymouth University, we very quickly began to explore the ways Social Web tools could support our students.

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Best Practices in the Next Generation of eLearning

Integrated Learnings

He began by challenging us to think about what makes our learning organizations relevant in today’s environment, and he stated five types of learning that organizations typically use. Think Big Picture - Shift your mindset from thinking of a single training “event” to a learning environment that is much bigger than a single event. You can read more about this approach in this article about Social Learning. How did that impact your learning? By Dean Hawkinson.

The virtual classroom: the ups and the downs of collaborative learning

Saffron Interactive

Many of you reading this will already have participated in some form of virtual classroom learning. In its more mortal guise, the virtual classroom is an application of web conferencing technology. 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. But the question is this: is any of this virtual learning any good?

SMART Goals in a SMAC World

ID Reflections

Like it was for the past fifty years till the advent of the World Wide Web, ubiquitous connectivity, and SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud). They will work in a collaborative manner very akin to a closed community to deliver a project outcome (in the manner of Wikipedia and Linux).

Becoming a Learning Architect

Integrated Learnings

I recently came across a review of a book written by Clive Shepherd called The New Learning Architect. In this book, Shepherd makes the point that we, as instructional designers, need to shift our focus from simple course creation to that of an architect who designs an entire learning environment, similar to the way an architect designs environments for living and working. Then came Web 2.0 and move it into learning. Integrated Learning Services, Inc.

Social Media vs. Social Learning

Integrated Learnings

Most of us have Facebook accounts and collaborate with friends, family and colleagues through this media. In a lot of cases, we are using internal corporate social media tools to collaborate. However, how many of us have considered using these types of tools for collaboration in a training environment ? As a learning professional, I have been pondering this question a lot. 2-- Share “real world” learnings with each other after the training is complete.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 2: Designing a MOOC

ID Reflections

@ignatia (Inge de Waard) describes MOOCs thus in her Master’s Thesis, which I have referred to: “MOOC is above all referring to a pedagogical model with independent learners, access to information, opportunity to create emerging, spontaneous, yet not directed learning communities, etcetera.

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Web 2.0 Strategy

Janet Clarey

Organizational and learning culture. You’ll be looking for stuff like this: Initially, I thought governance was out of step with Web 2.0. Learning governance consists of planning for learning, allocating investments to learning, and managing those investments.

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Laura Overton – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Laura Overton is the Founder and Managing Director of Towards Maturity – a not for profit benchmark practice that provides independent research to help organisations deliver improved performance through learning innovation. What are the completion rates of a typical online learning program?

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 Applications in Learning. Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. The participants were Learning Professionals from a cross section of Corporations, Academia, Military, Government (IRS was well represented and a little scary) and Non-profits. I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0

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Want People to Learn? Get Them to Collaborate

Mindflash

Of all the sections in my book on critical skills learning professionals need to know now, “enterprise 2.0 collaboration” seems like the most unlikely “critical” skill. collaboration. Collaboration? Is there a better way to learn?

Backchannels – what’s all the fuss, anyway?

Integrated Learnings

There are a few things I would like to point out in support of using a backchannel for learning events. Have any of you had experience using one in your learning events or other presentations? Integrated Learning Services, Inc. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. Instructional Design Social Network Collaborative Learning Blended Learning Social Media Social Learning Twitter Web 2.0

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5 Web Design Rules That Can Teach You Everything You Need to Know About eLearning

SHIFT eLearning

As eLearning professionals, we believe in the value of learning from others. Collaborative learning is an essential learning strategy and one we can apply to our profession as well, especially in eLearning design. Simple is always better , especially in web design.

Web 2.0 is the word

Unicorn Training

The buzzword that heralded the new age of social networking on the internet, Web 2.0, The Unicorn Training group use the Web 2.0 approach when delivering training through our collaborative learning management systems Almost 1,500 years after it was first recorded, the English language has its one millionth word. has been crowned the one millionth English word by a US-based language monitoring group.Web 2.0,

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It’s Showtime! How to Enhance Conference Learning With Online Video

Talented Learning

68% of people prefer to learn about a product or service by watching a short video. Employees are 75% more likely to watch a video than read documents, web pages or email at work. So how exactly can this work for associations hoping to enhance and extend conference learning?

Web 2.0 Strategy

Janet Clarey

Organizational and learning culture. You’ll be looking for stuff like this: Initially, I thought governance was out of step with Web 2.0. Learning governance consists of planning for learning, allocating investments to learning, and managing those investments.

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Ryan Tracey – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Ryan Tracey is an E‑Learning Manager in the Australian financial services industry. He is also an Editorial Board Member for eLearn Magazine , a moderator for #lrnchat , and the author of the E-Learning Provocateur blog. Ryan has worked in corporate e-learning for over a decade, following several years in the higher education market. He holds a Master’s degree in Learning Sciences and Technology from the University of Sydney. ABOUT RYAN TRACEY.

Social Learning Experiences: Making Better Connections

Talented Learning

So why should we celebrate technologies that enable social learning experiences? In a sense, we’re all part of a grand social learning experiment. Of course, the true value of social learning experiences depends on whether we keep our minds open to new ideas.

Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

Chapter 9: “ Like, Comment, Share: Collaboration and Civic Engagement Within Social Network Sites ,” by Greenhow and Lee, in Emerging Technologies for the Classroom: A Learning Sciences Perspective. Social media and social networking sites allow individuals and groups to collaborate and learn together. Social media has a different impact on the learning experience, compared to technology that is often utilized in the learning environment.

Automation is out; Innovation is in! How will L&D address this?

ID Reflections

Apart from the tidal wave of social media that washed away many of the old ways of communication, of interacting, the rise of globalization and automation, and the Web 2.0 They have to focus on meta-learning.

Open Source E-Learning Development 16: Kaltura Collaborative Video Platform

The E-Learning Curve

Today I'm going to talk about a genuinely innovative open source online media production and collaboration environment called Kaltura. Open Source E-Learning Development 16: Kaltura Collaborative Video Platform is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. multimedia web 2.0 Tags: e-learning collaborative learning collaborative video content delivery content platform Kaltura learning 2.0

5 Minds for The Future and The Conceptual Age

ID Reflections

My thoughts: With the advent of web 2.0, Tags: social media collaborative learning social learning Just read the post, 5 Minds for the Future in Darcy Moore's blog. I have pasted the points here so that I can mull over these. I have added my response and reaction to each inline. Disciplined – we all need to have mastered one discipline to prosper or run the risk of being limited to menial tasks. the concept of expertise has become diluted and.

Informal Learning: People can train you but they can't "learn" you.

ID Reflections

Some key points: Informal learning vs. formal learning 1. Informal learning is never over. Formal learning has a fixed goal, syllabus and usually ends with some recognition. More than 80% of learning in the workplace is informal learning.