Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Google Docs

Learning Visions

Monday, June 18, 2007 Google Docs I played around a bit with Google Docs this weekend. Well, I actually worked with Google Docs this weekend. Inspired by recent posts from Harold Jarche and another one today from Wild Apricot on using Google Docs in nonprofits (thanks to Michele Martin for the link). Now I see that you can publish a Google Doc right to my blog, so Im going to try that now. I dont see in Google Docs a way to do this.

Social Media Policy?

Clark Quinn

So what’s your social media policy? Other social media tools I use for specific things include Yammer, Skype, and of course dedicated tools like Google Docs of various sorts, Doodle, and more. This is my social media learning strategy. socialIt’s not something you should do lightly, or haphazardly, it seems to me. In fact, such a policy really is part of your personal knowledge mastery.

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How to Encourage Social Learning within Your Organization

Origin Learning

The impact of social media on our lives has been terrific. If you try to look at the essence of it, you’ll realize that social media is in fact one of the best forms of social learning. Encouraging social learning within organizations can have a similar effect.

Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

Here are some ways to do this: Include a task after a lesson that invites the learner to submit improvements via a wiki, Google Doc, or other online editor. Best Practices Features e-learning elearning eLL Google Docs learning management LMS Social learning training wikis

Time to Get on Board with Collaborative Learning

Learning Rebels

Try any one of the following tools: Google Docs. Social Learning Tools Technology Tips Collaboration Collaboration Exercises Google Docs learning technology Litmos SlackCollaborative Learning is where it’s at and let’s allow technology to bring it home!

Using a Learning Management System to Gather Good Ideas

Absorb LMS

Here are some ways to do this: Include a task after a lesson that invites the learner to submit improvements via a wiki, Google Doc, or other online editor. Best Practices Features e-learning elearning eLL Google Docs learning management LMS Social learning training wikis

3 Ways Screenshots make your Microsoft Word Doc, PowerPoint, and Email Better

TechSmith Camtasia

Let us know on the socials! The post 3 Ways Screenshots make your Microsoft Word Doc, PowerPoint, and Email Better appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. When you hear the word ‘ screenshot ’ you probably don’t think ‘excitement.’

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Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. There are some great resources on this such as: Ten tips for choosing & using social software Adoption of Web 2.0

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Tom Werner, Chief Research Officer, Brandon Hall [link] LMSs are adding social features – including RSS feeds, peer ratings of content. Social media allow: Conversations to continue after training Peer-to-peer interaction in groups – so learners can continue to learn Find individualized answers (by approaching instructors and fellow learners) Share your own content Makes training more efficient Can shorten formal training, because the conversation continues. social social media

The current top 5 highest-rated social learning solutions on CollectMyThoughts

InsiderHub

In the world of online learning, some organizations are choosing to incorporate a “social” aspect to their platforms and programs, also sometimes described as “collaborative” learning. Here are the current top 5 highest-rated social learning systems on CollectMyThoughts , as rated by users: 5.

8 Ways to Cover Social Activities in Your Training Course

PulseLearning

However, there are ways to cultivate a thriving online learning community and facilitate peer-based feedback with social learning activities. How to Incorporate Social Learning into Online Training. In traditional training sessions, social learning is a given.

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

Social Media for Trainers is a great book for understanding the ways to leverage social media to extend training beyond the traditional four walls. She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. Instead she continues to describe other tools from Google (Wave and Docs), YouTube, TeacherTube and a half a dozen others.

Open writing/blogging challenge #OpenBlog19

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

So, the starting point … using this Google Doc as a source for themes, titles and interested colleagues, we’re starting the challenge. This morning I had an idea for a ‘ pay it forward ‘ blogging/writing challenge.

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

Social Media for Trainers is a great book for understanding the ways to leverage social media to extend training beyond the traditional four walls. She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. Instead she continues to describe other tools from Google (Wave and Docs), YouTube, TeacherTube and a half a dozen others.

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Social Bookmarking. What makes it social is that, with the right permissions, individuals on the network can view all of the tagged articles and blog entries and see which were tagged the most. Social Network. Google Docs.

Working virtually

Clark Quinn

We’re using one social media tool to coordinate. It’s even fun to be working together watching several of us editing a doc at the same time! It’s social , it’s augmented , and it’s culturally sound. social strategy technology

3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor

Docebo

Your learning platform shouldn’t be a silo – it should be able to integrate with your core business platforms, including HR software, your CRM, social media, CMS, video conferencing tools, identity management, etc.

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[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

Ive recently been more interested in measures around social learning. And, I just saw a post Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning that discusses how we could go about measuring social learning. Learning needs - differences between the learning needs or demand between “formal” and “social” learning (are some skills best learnt formally?), If you have really good support for networks, communities, social learning, etc. – Is Social Learning Fun?

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.

Jane Hart’s op 200 Tools for Learning

Challenge to Learn

Google Docs. We use Google docs a lot for my team. I noticed that there are no social media tools anymore on my list. Jane Hart is conducting her annual Digital Learning Tools survey. An interesting list to follow. Here is my top 10 for 2018. Easygenerator.

Quinnovations

Clark Quinn

During my post-doc, a side project was developing a game that embedded analogical reasoning in a story setting. design meta-learning social technologyI was talking with my lass, and reminiscing about a few things. And, it occurs to me, that I may not have mentioned them all.

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eFront in Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013

eFront

In this year’s list, Twitter retains its no 1 position – now for the 5 th year running – then comes Google Drive/Docs at #2. eLearning Learning News Social Media Tools Learning Technology learning tools social learning

Is the Future of Communications Social?

Rob Hubbard

We supplement this with Google Docs for collaborative document creation, have started using Prezi for storyboarding complex branching scenarios and Mindmeister for top level instructional design. Mobile collaborative, social communication is where it’s at. I increasingly view email in the same way I do physical post – quaint, idiosyncratic and evocative of a bygone era. Email just seems so clunky nowadays and so outdated.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. 3- Google Docs/Drive 87- OpenOffice. Public social networks. social networks.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Yet More Buzz on Buzzword

Learning Visions

Wired has now done a great review of the app: Buzzword: Web-Based Office Docs Never Looked So Good. ".the Buzzword beats current Ajax-based offerings like Google Docs and Zoho Writer in both usability and aesthetic impact. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Learned Helplessness of Learning #chat2lrn

Nick Leffler

I then wrote about it in the post Social and Learned Helplessness in Learning. Shortly after Skyping with Mark and Lesley Price of the chat2lrn crew, Mark and I were busy at work authoring the questions in Google Docs. You might also enjoy: Social and Learned Helplessness in Learning.

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What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?

Clark Quinn

Instead, I coordinate with one group with Slack, a couple others with Skype and email, and am using Google Docs and email with another. Here we (should) see organization wide Enterprise Social Networks like Jive and Yammer, etc. meta-learning social technology

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #16

Upside Learning

Social media & workplace performance matrix – Harold Jarche takes Jane Hart’s case study resources and puts them in a matrix, made accessible to all through Google docs spreadsheet. Social Media Workplace Performance Matrix

SMAC and the Shift in Learning Paradigm

Origin Learning

Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) are the four pillars which are driving business innovation worldwide. Social and Cloud-based learning environments powered byAnalytics and Mobile First design are also characterizing and influencing the waylearners learn today: SOCIAL.

Knowledge Anywhere’s LMS Is Now Integrated With Zapier’s Platform!

KnowledgeAnywhere

Social Media LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr. Storage GoogleDrive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Dropbox, Google Slides, Box, Stash, OneDrive.

How to Use a Learning Management System for Performance Support

Absorb LMS

Help authoring tools such as Robohelp and Doc-to-Help were selling like hotcakes. Best Practices Features e-learning elearning Electronic performance support eLL EPSS learning management LMS Performance support Social learning training

Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects , create quick drafts, and other tasks. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014.

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Being clear on collaboration

Clark Quinn

Google Docs), but it’s central. social strategy technologyTwice recently, I’ve been confronted with systems that claim to be collaboration platforms. And I think distributed collaboration is one of the most powerful options we have for accelerating our innovation. So in each case I did some investigation. Unfortunately, the claims didn’t hold up to scrutiny. And I think it’s important to understand why. Now, true collaboration is powerful.

Reflections on Web 2.0 Expo

Clark Quinn

I also talked to Social Text, seeing if they supported user-generation of video (no). Also, I’d been pinged by the CEO of MangoSpring via the social software for the conference (which didn’t obviously give me a way of pinging back!?!?), Fuse seemed to be largely developing internal social media capabilities (enhancing Outlook) and some developer interfaces, but apparently also do some customer work. Tags: social strategy technology

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Here are Three Free Apps that May Come in Handy

Rapid eLearning

Help with Google Docs. We use Google Docs here at Articulate. If you use Google Docs, then you know that when working on projects, you don’t just have one Google Doc. Instead, like dandelions they grow exponentially, and you end up with dozens of Google Docs.