Weekly Bookmarks (1-2-2011)

Experiencing eLearning

tags: visualization tagging tools. Four-step model by Ruth Clark on designing for synchronous online training via Elluminate etc. 3 Web-Based Tools that Generate Awesome Tag Clouds. Better than your average tag cloud–interactive, colorful, shaped like clouds, etc. Four Steps to Effective Virtual Classroom Training by Ruth Clark : Learning Solutions Magazine.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

2D synchronous learning (WebEx, Elluminate, etc.). knowledge discovery, blogs, wikis, tagging, RSS). These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration. Four technology arenas, 2D Synchronous Learning, Knowledge Sharing Spaces, Web 2.0

Donald. Duck!

Learning with e's

What really rankled though with many of those present (and some of those watching via Elluminate) was his critique that academics do not question learning theories, not are they suffiently critical of them.

Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

Webinar tools include Elluminate (now known as Blackboard Collaborate), WebEx and Adobe Connect all of which have similar screen topographies and perform similar functions, but all have an associated cost.

Global 105

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

Xyleme

User tagging is an important aspect of sharing content that many social media tools promote. During the Elluminate sessions, we often had heady academic discourses by those running the session, sometimes allowing little time for feedback. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.