10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Key features include recording through a microphone or mixer, digitizing recordings from tapes, audio editing, importing and exporting audio files, effects and quality adjustments. Dimdim. The forward thinking folks at Dimdim created an application that is completely in the cloud.

Elearning applications

eFront

Traditional instructor led training is expensive and, in some cases, difficult to track its effectiveness.

Remote Collaboration

Tony Karrer

In other words - How do we collaborate together in remote work teams to be as effective or even more effective than a team that works down the hall? DimDim - Still a little rough around the edges, but a great, free tool.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

Web conferencing services like DimDim now offer the equivalent of WebEx. Just build something simple and effective for, say, a particular program that's a good match for open source L(C)MS feature set. The observation that Moodle or DimDim are not supported by any company per-se isn't quite right, most of these products have a commercial entity behind them, for example Moodle.org is controlled by Moodle.com and they sell support as well as control the source code.

E-learning on a shoestring

Clive on Learning

Get a license to Webex, Elluminate or something similar (perhaps even a free web conferencing tool like DimDim) to provide the capability to run live online sessions. The emphasis, as ever, should be on effective learning, not on playing with technology E-learning in the workplace used to be the preserve of the large corporate or public body.

e-Learning Glossaries

eFront

It is important that e-Learning professionals, researchers, experts, and learners have a common basis in order to communicate effectively. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/05/2010 e-Learning Glossaries Think about e-Learning. e-Learning applications and processes are constantly changing and evolving, and the e-Learning community has members all over the world.

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

A knock on effect of this is that the learning done prior to joining the Service has to be accredited otherwise it has little transferrable value against other (accredited) learning post recruitment.

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Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

eFront

Previously you had to create 4 different courses to achieve this effect. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 6/01/2010 Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 eFront 3.6.3

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

Some of them are your learners and they know how to use Facebook effectively!

2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

  But the next step waas to help organisations understand the value that social media can have for individuals, and in Encouraging the use of social media , I talked about the positive effects that tools like Twitter can have on individuals' personal and professional lives.  Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Happy Christmas! Happy Holidays!

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> Resources Down-and-dirty Guidelines for Effective Discussions in Online Courses Joanna C. Dunlap Improving the Odds of Effective Collaborative Work in Online Courses Joanna C.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

If we give people access to broadband, and they learn how to effectively use the new digital tools, how can we be sure they become digitally literate? A Deliberate and Effective PLE - Learnadoodledastic , September 17, 2010 Thinking about my own PLE in relation to the reading led me to developing my own PLE Model. Conversation was a more effective teacher than school. DimDim (4). Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

In the case of a well known LMS vendor for example, their system came up on Avant, but when I went to play a course, their course player screen failed to work effectively and the course window did not look as it should, in comparison to some of the other better known browsers. Salesforce.com reportedly close to acquiring DimDim (web conferencing solution). In the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above.