Build a powerful PLN

Learning with e's

In my opinion, the most powerful PLN building tool is Twitter. For me, Twitter is an incredibly powerful yet simple tool that enables me to connect with, and learn from, specialists, experts and enthusiasts in my chosen field of expertise. delicious hashtags social media Twitter Diigo

Mmmmmmm, delicious

Spark Your Interest

I have used the social bookmarking service delicious on a fairly superficial level up to now, I would say. . I know Mark Oehlert has a delicious badge on his blog and his e-Clippings history must make his links pretty extensive, since he’s been collecting these for quite awhile. Do I connect it to twitter?

Trending Sources

The changing Web

Learning with e's

Delicious, Diigo), microblogs such as Twitter, mashups (e.g. universities delicious blogs Second Life social media schools Twitter Web 2.0 This is number 4 in the series of blog posts entitled 'Shaping Education for the Future.' Yesterday's post can be found at this link.

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Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Social Learning

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. Twitter gets a bad rap. Twitter is a marketer’s dream.

A Web 2.0 wonderland

Learning with e's

He took his Skrbl sword in hand: Long time the Meehive foe he sought— So rested he by the Twitter tree, And stood awhile in thought. O Delicious day! Tags: delicious Web 2.0 Instead of simply recommending some Web 2.0

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Visions and values #EEVV351

Learning with e's

it exposes students to the delicious complexities of pedagogy and schooling. Questions came from both inside and outside the lecture hall, as educators around the globe joined in and eavesdropped on the conversation through the module Twitter hashtag #EEVV351.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

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Twitter: The #1 Tool for Learning

Upside Learning

There’s been quite a bit written about how Twitter can be used for learning. I personally believe that Twitter is a great tool to get access to knowledge and information—provided you follow the right people. Now learning professionals have voted Twitter the #1 learning tool.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Twitter - microblogging Twitter is good for networking with colleagues, use and follow hashtags like #lrnchat. But Twitter is also very useful in a learning trajectory - search and follow your participants who are on Twitter. So no facilitator should not be able to manipulate Twitter! An alternative to this bookmark tool is delicious. (photo by Kitty Terwolbeck ) There are lots of online tools that you can use for free or for very little money.

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Coming late to the Twitter party

Spark Your Interest

It’s been a few months since I joined the Twitter party – a little late (fashionably late?) aggregator quite a nifty little tool, and feel a little like I was near the front of the pack on this one, as I’m now seeing a bunch of these come through my feed, so might end up just being more noise to existing Twitter followers. I think the value of this is more with the non-Twitter types that might find this a way to allow me to be their aggregator.

eLearning Learning Adds Personalized Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

The system then uses social signals such as those coming from Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, delicious as well as clicks and views. What's new now is that the site allows you to sign up and provide your Twitter and LinkedIn information.

eLearning Learning Launches New Features

Tony Karrer

Over on eLearning Learning , we've just launched a new version with some great new features.

What Does UX Have to Do with eLearning? Everything!

eLearning Brothers

Learning isn’t any different than enjoying a delicious beverage or using an amazing app: we need to have the user experience (UX) top of mind as we develop eLearning content. You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter.

Web feats 2: Slideshare

Learning with e's

Yesterday I published the first of my Web feats - the social bookmarking tool Delicious. Tags: Wordpress slideshare social network Blogger Twitter FaceBook Today, I want to talk about another of my favourite Web 2.0 tools: Slideshare.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I also did some quick searches for various kinds of things and added them into eLearning Learning (via delicious). I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session. It was the first ever public session for Placeware - a virtual meeting software company that was much later acquired by Microsoft and became Microsoft Live Meeting.

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Can You Learn How to Make Coffee via eLearning?

eLearning Brothers

On top of it all, baristas are customer-facing employees – they need to not only craft and deliver a delicious coffee beverage, they also need to be able to engage in friendly conversation while they do so. You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter.

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter - Adobe Captivate Blog , December 11, 2009. The use of Twitter (and other social media) for Learning - Social Media in Learning , December 6, 2009. Jing + Twitter = Magic! Storyboard Templates in Instructional Designing - Tony Karrer delicious links , December 4, 2009. Tips for Rapid Instructional Design - Tony Karrer delicious links , December 4, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning.

Twitter for learning

Sticky Learning

Why wouldn't you use Twitter?! I've only been actively participating on Twitter for 4-5 months now. In the few months that I've been active on Twitter I have been exposed to more ideas from more sources than in whole years previously. Twitter keeps me current. Twitter is free, always available and keeps you up to date with the very latest ideas. Twitter makes me better at my job. Twitter is a place where people share There is little "that's mine!"

Will I Still Be Relevant In 5 Years?

WalkMe Training Station

For as long as humans have been making machines, we have been fascinated with the deliciously horrifying idea of them coming alive — and turning against us.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Social Learning

As I write this blog, the man now has 94,894 followers on Twitter and every major news outlet in the world is scrambling for an interview.

Three Reasons Why Corporate Training Departments Could Become.

Social Learning

Tweets Follow @dashethomson on Twitter Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

If you’re not using Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, wikis, etc.,

Social enzymes

Learning with e's

When we eavesdrop on Twitter conversations, and simply 'lurk', we are learning informally. Tags: cyborg blog Memes wiki social enzymes learning rhizome Twitter Learning has rarely been a solo activity.

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

An example is using Yammer or Twitter so that participants can have contacts in between face-to-face events, but the core is in the face-to-face. (2) Or invite them to stay in touch through Twitter.

Tools of my trade

Learning with e's

Delicious - Once I have found the stuff I want to keep, where better to store a link to it than on Delicious? Twitter - For me, Twitter is the ultimate tool for social networking, because its simple and easy to use, concise, and yet has a substantial power behind it.

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Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I asked a question about learning styles on Twitter and in Jane Hart's social learning community and got some good responses which made me really think! I went looking for a learning style test for an online course.

Folksonomies, memes and misunderstanding

Learning with e's

It all started with a message on Twitter from @stephendale who stated: "A taxonomist: One who organizes information in ways that makes sense to content providers, rather than content users." Look at the trending topics column on Twitter and you will see what I mean.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

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The Lonely eLearner: Creating Social Learning Anchors | Social.

Social Learning

Adobe has a twitter widget for Captivate 5 that allows elearninger to ask a Q about a lesson from inside the.swf.

Tools I Use

Marcia Conner

Twitter - A commercially available microsharing tool full of short bursts of information allowing you to learn quickly from people around the globe. Take a look at my primary twitter account @marciamarcia if you’d like to see how I use twitter to share and learn from others.

Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

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What Can Charlie Sheen Teach Us About Internal Marketing? | Social.

Social Learning

In about a week, he has amassed more than 2 million followers on Twitter, and his catch phrases (“ winning ,” “ tiger blood ,” etc.)

Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.

Social Learning

Tweets Follow @dashethomson on Twitter Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

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