eLearning 2.0 - Go Do It

Tony Karrer

Since my presentations last month at the Harvard Business School and at the eLearningGuild Annual Gathering, I've been getting several basic questions about what Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 I've been trying to answer these questions by pointing people to various descriptions I've provided in the past such as: What is eLearning 2.0? eLearning 1.0, and 2.0 Learning Trends Point To and Shape eLearning 2.0 and eLearning 2.0

eLearning 2.0 Adoption - Early Adopters

Tony Karrer

Interesting post Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 This relates to several of my posts about eLearning 2.0: Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Revisited Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools As a side note - I'm very surprised that the Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0?

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 16, 2007 eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0? Thanks to Tony Karrer for a great overview article on eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0? this clearly effects how we should all be designing and building courses now. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! Art History e-Learning Nuggets Enough Web 2.0,

eLearning 2.0 Random Thoughts based on Chat

Tony Karrer

One interesting result is that the audience for my eLearning 2.0 But right now, a distributed discussion is hard to effectively track. To be more specific on the IT is Evil comment, it's the security surrounding many of the Web 2.0 Going back through the back chat / back channel during my presentation was really interesting to me. Since I couldn't read it at the same time I was presenting, it was amazing how much conversation was going on among the participants.

eLearning Weekly » Effects of eLearning 2.0

eLearning Weekly

Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Start-Up Guides

Tony Karrer

Updated 2/11/2008 - Various start-up guides/introductions to Web 2.0, Learning 2.0 and eLearning 2.0: Fast Wonder: Web 2.0 Starter Kit (previous location - Open Culture: Web 2.0 Starter Kit ) Boxes and Arrows: Web 2.0 Tour for the Enterprise eLearning Technology: Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective Learning Circuits: Understanding eLearning 2.0

When should you use Informal Learning?

Upside Learning

Those in eLearning are seriously pushing for it as a replacement for traditional learning tools. Make no mistake, we also have endless peer discussions about how we could do something better, or about what’s new in eLearning. Build a scaffolding of learning I think informal learning would be more effective if training programs built a ‘scaffolding’ of learning, with informal learning at the very top. Tags: Learning Design eLearning 2.0

Gossip, Collaboration, and Performance in Distributed Teams

Skilful Minds

Most managers have heard of the watercooler effect without ever having the meaning of the concept sink in to their understanding of how it relates to performance and collaboration. Customer Experience Experience Design social networking Enterprise 2.0 elearning 2.0 Tags: Change Management Collaboration Learning Experience Social Business Design Social CRM Social Media Social Networks e-Learning 2.0

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. It also integrates with a few open source eLearning tools. One way to learn and solve problems more effectively is by visualizing information. Post from: The eLearning Coach 10 Social Media Tools For Learning. RECENT ARTICLES eLEARNING 2.0

Your Brain On 3D Learning

The eLearning Coach

Learning in a virtual world creates the visceral effect of being present in that environment. It connects the “visual and mental cues that make the recall and application of the learning&# more effective. The effective 3DLE is designed to provide guidance as learners engage in discovery activities that facilitate the learning goals of the experience. Post from: The eLearning Coach Your Brain On 3D Learning. BOOK REVIEWS REVIEWS eLEARNING 2.0Help!

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What is Project Based Learning?

eLearning Blender

I am hoping to shed light on some best practices that will improve the effectiveness of my project based lessons and hopefully help other instructional designers out there looking to get started with project based learning in a corporate organization. Tags: Instructional Design eLearning 2.0 In my last post I set out on a quest to dissect Project Based Learning in the corporate world by starting some conversations and writing some blog posts.

Promoting Social Learning

eLearning Blender

I come across so much information conveying how effective social media/web 2.0/informal learning is the wave of the future in instructional design. Tags: Wiki Instructional Design Social Networking eLearning 2.0 You've got the cool new informal or social learning tool up and ready to go now you're ready for the masses to arrive and start using it. Then comes the harsh reality that it is hard work promoting the use of informal or social media tools within an organization.

IT Comes up Huge!

eLearning Blender

The organization has a large sales force and a good contest idea would be to enter their most effective sales technique. Last week my chances of getting a Wiki installed behind the firewall were looking terrible. I actually refocused on hosted solutions because the notion of installing MediaWiki behind the firewall was shot out of the water at first.

We Need a Wiki in a Wiki

eLearning Blender

Now I just need to figure out how I am going to measure its effectiveness. It's obvious that a Wiki would be a great help in my organization. A few years ago we started using SharePoint and now we are SharePoint junkies. The problem is that our SharePoint intranet has grown so immensely that it is now difficult to find information you need in a pinch. The search features are weak and there is now so much information available that we need a quicker way to get an answer in a pinch.

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Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

Post Views Comments Bookmarks eLearningTechnology 18,308 247 What is eLearning 2.0? 6,890 16 152 Rapid eLearning Tools 4,337 11 35 First Time Visitor Guide 2,345 17 67 LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers 1,988 6 40 eLearning Trends 1,820 9 24 Software Simulation eLearning (w/ links to Tools) 1,724 2 11 Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Start-Up Guides 1,368 1 22 eLearning 1.0

Activity in Last Six Months

Tony Karrer

What is eLearning 2.0? First Time Visitor Guide Top Ten Reasons To Blog and Top Ten Not to Blog Rapid eLearning Tools Fun Headline Generator Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective Incredibly Cool! Vision of Future of Application and eLearning Development Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 eLearning 1.0 vs. 2.0 - Help Needed Stephen Downes is Wrong?

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009. The specific term had some recent great discussion by Jane Hart and Harold Jarche in the posts Social media and self-directed learning , Using social media for different types of learning that included the following diagram: Grade: B #2 - eLearning 2.0 Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0

Training Specialist

Clark Quinn

Saw a post by Matthew Franz - where he tells us - I don't get e-learning 2.0 - and it made me wonder if Franz is a training specialist - who's not looking at more than training as a model for learning. I agree with Matthew that there's nothing inherent in these tools that makes them an eLearning tool. When you look at the examples from my blog post that he cites - Examples of eLearning 2.0 - clearly these things are being applied to formal and informal learning opportunities.

ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

Last week at ASTD TechKnowledge , I did a keynote on Work Literacy and eLearning 2.0, an online Q&A Session for the Virtual Conference and a session on using Web 2.0 Tools for eLearning. Work Literacy eLearning 2.0 Knowledge Work Framework Tilde Effect Concept Worker Knowledge Work Not Separate from Learning Tool Set 2009 Search Better Memory Network Learning Information Radar Remote Collaboration Common eLearning 2.0 eLearning 2.0

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Future Platforms for eLearning

Tony Karrer

The recent article by Dion Hinchcliffe - Blogs, wikis, and Web 2.0 as the next application platform got me thinking again about what corporate eLearning development will be like in five years. To a lesser extent people are using Rapid eLearning Development tools but this is expected to grow significantly. We also are seeing a Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids. eLearning Trends, eLearning 2.0, web 2.0,

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

Last year I laid out in January my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008. 2 - eLearning 2.0 Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 Strategy" Fails One of the better, cheap support mechanisms for self-directed learning are web 2.0 As such, eLearning 2.0 At the same time, organizations who try to create big eLearning 2.0 The above trends around eLearning 2.0, Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.com.

Web 2.0 Learning

Tony Karrer

I've read a bit from ( here , here , and here ) about Jet Blue's use of web 2.0 / social media tools to communicate between their staff of learning professionals. This is another great example of eLearning 2.0. This allows faculty to get to know each other socially in order to be more effective sharing and working together later.

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Web 2.0 Corporate Access

Clark Quinn

I’ve been working with Steve Wexler and the eLearningGuild on the eLearning 2.0 This is resulting in some pretty interesting data such as the Web 2.0 One of the comments I received on Network Effects - YouTube - Video Blogs and More that had a video hosted on YouTube was: We see and hear more and more about corporate content published on YouTube. Well I can help answer the question about access to YouTube and other Web 2.0

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Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. Experiencing eLearning , July 27, 2009 Wikis at Work - eLearning Technology , February 25, 2007 Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage , May 4, 2009 Blog or Wiki?

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Trends in Learning

Tony Karrer

And surveys such as Web 2.0 There's considerable discussion throughout my blog around topics that relate to social / informal / learning 2.0: Informal Learning and Learning Management Systems Informal Learning - Let's Get Real - Part II Informal Learning - Harold Tells Us Where To Put It - Now What Informal Learning - Let's Get Real Elves, Measuring Results and Informal Learning eLearning 2.0: vs. Learning 2.0, Corporate Policies on Web 2.0

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Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Informal Learning at Nick.com

Kapp Notes

There is a blog entry titled Biases that eLearning 2.0 Faces (or What are we Up Against) over on Tony Karrer's eLearning Technology blog. Tony quotes a post by a person who raises some concerns about eLearning 2.0. It is basically a question of how can we really use these Web 2.0 What matters is that kids ( gamers ) are already using Web 2.0 technologies comfortably and effectively. We better stop bad mouthing Web 2.0 or eLearning 2.0

Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0 Tools

Tony Karrer

Nancy White just posted Second Wave Adoption where she discusses various aspects of helping adoption of Web 2.0 This is definitely an interesting question and something I've written about before: eLearning Technology: Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Revisited Enterprise 2.0 - What's the PU? Web 2.0 Maybe take a look at: Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

Top 2008 Posts based on Read Counts: 100 eLearning Articles and White Papers Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 37) Training Method Trends (27) Examples of eLearning 2.0 (26) 26) Web 2.0 Applications in Learning (24) Free - Web 2.0 eLearning 2.0

Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008

Tony Karrer

Here are my predictions, but realistically they are more about trends in eLearning and eLearning Software. Prediction #1 => eLearning 2.0 - Increasing Pressure It's safe to predict that you'll be hearing more and more about eLearning 2.0 There will be increasing pressure on each of us to understand eLearning 2.0 for ourselves in order to apply it within our organizations ( eLearning 2.0 - An Immediate, Important Shift).

Learning 2.0 Strategy

Clark Quinn

Over the past two years, I've worked with start-ups and corporations around the world who are grappling a bit with the impact of Web 2.0 One of the more interesting aspects of this is that I've really changed and refined what I advise both audiences in terms of their learning 2.0 Seven Key Aspects of Learning 2.0 I initially attacked eLearning 2.0 and Learning 2.0 You need to be prepared to apply learning 2.0 Avoid the Culture Question Learning 2.0

Personal Learning Tools and Technologies

Tony Karrer

Here are some of the links: Requirements of a PLE Framework Social Network Operating Systems Personal Work and Learning Environments (PWLE) - More Discussion Personal Work and Learning Environments PWLE Not PLE - Knowledge Work Not Separate from Learning Learning and Networking With A Blog (T+D article) Personal Learning Strategies Personal Learning Learning Systems EPSS and ePerformance Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0

eLearning or e-Learning vs. learning

Tony Karrer

eLearning or Learning? More to It Is it e-Learning or eLearning? Is the Term 'eLearning' Going to Become Extinct? Europe's E-Learning Industry Group Revamped, Renamed As I said back in May 2007 - Do a search for "drop the e" elearning and you'll get 74 results, but there are literally thousands more out there. Donald also discusses that eLearning is associated with cost cutting measures. Just as email and ecommerce open new possibilities, so does eLearning.

An Aha Moment - del.icio.us as Indicator of Valuable Content - Importantly My Content

Tony Karrer

What is eLearning 2.0? Rapid eLearning Tools 1,308 0:02:59 9 9 5. Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective 1,023 0:02:38 4 65 7. Vision of Future of Application and eLearning Development 719 0:02:51 0 9 8. Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 Software Simulation eLearning (w/ links to Tools) 578 0:02:40 1 4 In looking at these numbers and thinking through what they mean.

Learning Power Laws

Tony Karrer

Several of them I regularly talk about: Amara’s Law ( backstory ) states that " we tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run and underestimate the effect in the long run. and Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 But over time it often has pretty incredible effects that sneak up on us. This describes a lot of what we see around web 2.0 See eLearning Portal Integration as one example of this. eLearning Technology.

Improving Personal Learning - A Continuing Challenge for Learning Professionals

Tony Karrer

If you read what is coming out in discussions of Informal Learning , Personal Learning Environments , eLearning 2.0 , all of them point that personal learning (or self-directed learning or learning how to learn) is where we should focus our attention to get the greatest effect. Tools to Make Reading & Research More Effective ). Keywords: eLearning Trends , eLearning 2.0 , Web 2.0 , Personal Learning

Learned about Learning in 2009

Tony Karrer

2009 Top Posts and Topics , Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 and just running through my blog posts for the year. During the year, I’ve had fantastic conversations through LearnTrends around SharePoint , Examples and Tour of Different Kinds of eLearning , Social Learning , and the Business of Learning. Each of these allowed me to fast forward my learning and share knowledge effectively. So, why not look to make this more explicit and effective? eLearning 2.0

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Informal Learning - Let's Get Real - Part II

Tony Karrer

Interestingly, Stephen Downes' new presentation - e-Learning 2.0 - Why the New Tools includes a slide that quotes my blog post: I'm becoming convinced that folks in the informal learning realm are quite willing to live with "free range" learning. I'm not sure that I buy that we would have had nearly the same effectiveness by providing a more open environment. there's a fundamental difference in eLearning 2.0:

Peer Review vs. Search Engine Places - Quality of Information in a Web 2.0 Sources

Tony Karrer

The effect may not be rational but it is increasingly true, regardless of whether the work is otherwise associated with any peer-reviewed process. Of course sometimes, both things happen such as in the case of Stephen Downes' article on eLearning 2.0 which comes up first in the Google search of eLearning 2.0. But that's not always the case, even in a Web 2.0 Consider what happened around the definition of eLearning 2.0 What Web 2.0

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Lots of discussion and debate around interesting questions for eLearning professionals. Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Others are actually are fairly instructive about what the current trends are in eLearning. Here are my top 10 eLearning predictions for 2011. And I think there will be a wave of eLearning Startups that leverage mobile deliver as a differentiating factor. eLearning Technology.

Learning Design in a Nut Shell

Tony Karrer

In fact, the Art of Learning Design is dealing with the variability of the myriad of performance needs, considerations and possible delivery models and tools; working through the combinations; to arrive at a delivery pattern that will be effective. However, all of this assumes that I'm in the Top-Down, Intentional mode (see eLearning 2.0: Keywords: eLearning TrendsI've recently updated my mental model of how I go about Learning Design, so I thought I'd share.

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