Facebook for e-Learning

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ".

The drama of Facebook

Learning with e's

The world''s largest and most successful social network, Facebook - celebrated its tenth anniversary in February 2014. Facebook is a social phenomenon that cannot be ignored. One social anthropologist in particular might have had a great deal to say about the Facebook effect.

Facebook: why data privacy matters

Interactive Services

Just last week I posted a picture on my Facebook account. Since this is the type of content I am regularly posting on Facebook, it’s silly to think that if I was hacked, a hacker could have anything to gain from a picture of a young boy and his dog.

Open Badges – What you need to know

Gyrus

Open Badges – What you need to know. Though there are many beliefs as to the best way to establish a badging program, it is hard to argue the fundamental benefits of OpenBadges.org and the flexibility that an open standards system provides. Open Badges Capabilities.

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Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

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Stuart Crabb of Facebook #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Facebook didn’t invent that, just created a great tool. He’s using Facebook timeline to tell the story). 1970 Marshall McLuhan ‘the medium is the message’ 1995 The Internet 2004 Facebook and the social graph – the social layer of the internet which allows people to connect and share. People want the opportunity to share and connect – this is why it’s taken off, not because Facebook created this amazing product… Newsfeed – sharing the story of what your friends are doing.

The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow

Trivantis

Facebook may be perceived as a distraction for online learning audiences. In this article, I’ll share a Facebook guide for eLearning professionals explaining why Facebook is such a powerful eLearning tool. The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals.

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Open-ended, collaborative, and experiential learning is what sticks and works. Opportunity to observe the best practices in an open environment. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively? Learning has no boundaries.

Developing Leaders in the Facebook Age

CLO Magazine

Thanks to the proliferation of technology-fueled information, effective leaders need to be able to connect with people in multiple, real and personal ways. The ability to interact smoothly within these two landscapes is the essence of what it means to be effective now and in the future. How we connect — in person, through blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or through other methods of online collaboration — says more about us than we may realize.

When or When Not to Use Open Source LMS?

G-Cube

The presentation than briefly turned into a debate between open-source and proprietary systems. Now, this was not the first time when someone asked me to compare open source vs. proprietary systems, and I am sure it won’t be the last. How about open source vs. proprietary LMS’s?

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Open-ended, collaborative, and experiential learning is what sticks and works. Opportunity to observe the best practices in an open environment. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively? Learning has no boundaries.

Creating Secret Facebook Groups to Create Class Discussion

DigitalChalk eLearning

When looking to find an effective method to create discussion for your class, training, or just group discussion, creating a Facebook group is a great way to do this. If you want your group to have a certain subject that you do not want open to just the general public then, I suggest creating a secret group. When you create a secret group this hides the group and all its content from anyone else on Facebook. Login to your Facebook account.

Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12

Learning Visions

Joe Sabia – opening keynote at Brainshark #sharkmeet12. Neither really very effective. Joe shows an Excel spreadsheet that looks like Facebook – so you can use this at work and no one will know! Keep in mind that people probably have 15 tabs open on their browser and that Facebook Excel page…. Liking” on Facebook – you’re showing the world your view and doing marketing for another organization. Kineo. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE.

8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business. Interactive content is effective at converting visitors, and it’ll give your brand more exposure.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

eFront News from the e-learning frontier 10/17/2010 Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning As an e-Learning consultant I always was fun of open source software. I highly encourage you to leave a commend if you know any other open source authoring tool.

5 Strategies to Improve the Effectiveness of Your Lead Generation

ProProfs

With a vast array of marketing platforms and lead generation tools at your disposal, it can be challenging and complicated to determine which ones are effective and deliver results. But are your campaigns effective? That said, conventional, static content is not as effective as it was.

Is Your eLearning Effective for Dummies?

Integrated Learnings

Imagine opening a lesson with a scenario or case study. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. I recently started teaching myself how to play harmonica with the help of a book from the For Dummies series. And I'm impressed. These guys are good instructional designers. That said, I realize that the point of these books is to instruct. But that's the point of a lot of books, and not all of them do it well. So kudos to them.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training.

Open access STM publishing can work for both sides

Aptara

Open access STM publishing can work for both sides. The open access movement is changing the face of digital scientific, technical and medical publishing. Despite mixed reviews, the concept of open access has taken off in some sectors of STM publishing.

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Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

In effect, it can act as a set of notes of one’s day’s learning aggregated and filtered via hashtags and shared with the broader world. Small working out loud circles can use Twitter effectively through facilitated tweet chats as well. When is it most useful to use Facebook?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Tuesday, July 10, 2007 The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace Over the past few weeks Ive conducted about 17 interviews with current college students and recent graduates. Everyone who has graduated from college since 2005 has a FaceBook account. Im not sure how this relates to danah boyds recent blog article on Viewing American class divisions through FaceBook and MySpace. A few people commented that MySpace is too garish; the FaceBook look and feel is more classic.

SHRM 2018: People at the End of Every Policy

CLO Magazine

Being adaptable to change is important, but sometimes the procedures and policies in effect in the workplace are not up to date. ” Presenter Amy Hayes, vice president of learning and development at Facebook, discussed the importance of establishing a learning culture in the workplace.

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The Keys to Building an Effective Onboarding Program

Everwise

Pairing this with another finding from Cornerstone that 17% of employees quit within their first 6 months due to insufficient training, it is reasonable to conclude that many companies are failing to execute an effective onboarding program. But what are the keys to effective onboarding?

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

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. I open TweetDeck every morning along with my email.

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Twitter and the death of distance

Learning with e's

My own father, now 84 years old, started a Facebook account so he could keep in touch with distant relatives in such places as New Zealand and Australia. Distance Education social media relationships MOOCs Twitter FaceBook

Changing the learning landscape

Learning with e's

It''s funded by the Higher Education Academy and the strap line for the event is interesting, intending to cover the ''realities of social media in learning and teaching: Making effective, safe, efficient and appropriate use of social media''.

Lost in the crowd?

Learning with e's

He made several interesting points about the blurring of boundaries between public and private (think of webcams and Facebook status updates for example) and that technology tends to distract us from 'who we are'.

Learning and teaching with Twitter

Learning with e's

One question often asked is: How do we use Twitter with children when we can't be sure how open Twitter is? Tags: Teaching with Twitter social networking microblogging education learning FaceBook I have presented a few workshops now on how to use Twitter as a learning and teaching tool.

Multiple identities

Learning with e's

Does my identity change when I am on Facebook? If they couldn't get the cash register open, they were opening their own purses and wallets to hand over the change. This celebrity effect is just one way we see changes in behaviour. Who am I? What is my online persona?

Employee Engagement: Learning From Leading Tech Companies

Your Training Edge

Facebook. According to Mike Welsh , L&D partner and people engineer @Facebook, Facebook’s key L&D objectives are to promote respect and foster a culture of continual learning. Facebook is well known for their effective and personalized L&D programs.

4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work

Learning Cafe

Yes, I know that Facebook has 23 million users. Yes, I see people on Facebook everywhere I look – on the trains, at traffic lights and when at work. Personally I spend more time than I should on LinkedIn and Facebook, much to chagrin of my family. Have a look at some the statistics: Facebook. More than 50% of active users log on to Facebook in any given day. Organisatons in more traditional industries tend to less open and more hierarchical.

APUSH Quarterly Ch 8-11 (2nd Quarter)

ProProfs

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A Little Learning is …

Web Tools for Learners

I was learning from my students that the trendy pedagogical approach of group work was highly effective for teaching writing and computer use, and that it was highly effective for my own learning. join Facebook and. For a break, I opened my TweetDeck and … complained.