My Guides to using social media

Jane Hart

For those of you who have been waiting for the eBook version of my Social Learning Handbook, you will be pleased to note that it is now available. This book is intended for Workplace Learning Professionals and in Part 1 considers the emergence of social media, its impact on workplace learning, the range of [.].

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Animoto is a simple way to produce great looking videos that will stand out on social media. Targeting is one of the most powerful aspects of social media marketing. When creating videos for social media, it is important to engage viewers quickly.

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6 Important Reasons Leaders Should Be Using Social Media

Learnloft

Today, it’s become the norm for employees to not only know their leader on a personal level but to be connected with their leader on social media. The shift to a leader who is not only present on social media, but also an active contributor has become less of an anomaly and more of what the best leaders are doing on an ongoing basis. When leaders are social they get the opportunity to show they are human and can connect with their people on a human level.

The Emerging Role of the Community Manager #astdl20

Learning Visions

The Emerging Role of the Community Manager with Jim Storer (@jimstorer) of The Community Roundtable Community = shared purpose, common needs Even if you think you’re doing something in private, it is discoverable and you could be outed. Understand the role and value of CM Social business becomes a strategic imperative. Create other versions of content in a way that makes it easy for other people to consume. astdl20 community social media social learning

Most Revolutionary Google Product Launch of the Past Month (Hint: It’s Not Google+)

Dashe & Thomson

Since its launch in beta format a month ago, Google+ has registered some significant buzz within the social learning community. Whether it turns out to be a game changer or just another useful tool in the social learning arsenal has yet to be determined, but in my opinion, it wasn’t even Google’s most revolutionary social launch that week. or for an internal corporate version, providing the wisdom of the masses to the C-suite executives.

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What we think about technology

Learning with 'e's

Justin is very influential on social media, and when he tweets something, it is usually shared again multiple times. I then developed the original graphic into a teacher version (left hand side) using text derived from numerous conversations with colleagues over the last decade. It acts as a prequel to the student version, and a point for discussion. In conversations with my own student educators recently, something else emerged.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. I also like to make occasional visits to Google Labs and Adobe Labs to "keep up" with the tech tools they are working on and to test drive any beta versions available. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud Computing

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Equally horrible, is that some companies are still using old versions of IE or an outdated computer system with Windows 2000 on it. LMS/LCMS vendors wishing to a slight degree to incorporate social learning without fully entering are adding Widgets to the mix. There are enough vendors who are not going into the widget space, but are enabling the integration possibilities of APIs, which are really offers a powerhouse potential (a future emerging technology topic).

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Global digital tribe

Learning with 'e's

Whether or not we realise it, if we regularly use social media, we are members of the world wide digital tribe. Post-industrial society saw the emergence of personal computers, the Web and a global communication network of mobile phones. Social media, the most social of all modern technologies, provided us with shared virtual spaces where we could ''meet''. Facebook is currently the largest of the digital totems in the social media universe.

Cultural hegemony and disruption

Learning with 'e's

Cultural hegemony is imposed as political doctrine largely through the state education system, but also via other means including print media and broadcasting. I emphasise here the power of participatory media to promote democracy and to a strengthening of the influence of the voice of the people. The current exponential adoption of social media has huge implications for the system of education, itself a key component of cultural hegemony.

Digital classrooms

Learning with 'e's

It was published by Routledge in 2008 and is now also available as a Kindle reader version. Blogs and wikis and other social media made an appearance, even though at the time they were still fairly nascent in compulsory education. The non-touch motion sensing gestural interfaces now emerging (for example the Xbox 360 Kinect ) and the voice activation applications were still just a gleam in the eye for many of us.

Identity play

Learning with 'e's

Although technology has moved on a pace - since the book was written we now have social media, mobile phones and touch screen tablet computers - many of Sherry Turkle''s ideas still resonate with personal meaning. We need to remember that in the mid-nineties, MUDs and MOOs were quite primitive in comparison to the media rich social networking tools of today, and relied mostly on textual communication.

Manufactured education

Learning with 'e's

Describing the disruptive and transformational impact of this technological wave, Toffler wrote: "The emergent civilisation writes a new code of behaviour for us and carries us beyond standardisation, synchronisation and centralisation, beyond the concentration of energy, money and power. The use of mobile telephones and social media has also promulgated democratic change and political upheaval in recent years.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « First Look Viewer for Second Life Has Voice | Main | Who Are the Beavers? » June 24, 2007 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) This is a great list.and the following post is 50 MORE games !

Digital classrooms

Learning with 'e's

It was published by Routledge in 2008 and is now also available as a Kindle reader version. Blogs and wikis and other social media made an appearance, even though at the time they were still fairly nascent in compulsory education. The non-touch motion sensing gestural interfaces now emerging (for example the Xbox 360 Kinect ) and the voice activation applications were still just a gleam in the eye for many of us.

Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 5

CourseArc

It is very possible there will be another instance where an emergency, sickness, or unexpected interruption causes a temporary shut down of physical school buildings. If not, make a goal to think of that over the next few weeks as you finish and review your first version.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Want RealPlayer without ads? Thank You BBC!

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Teachertube Test | Main | Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone » April 03, 2008 Want RealPlayer without ads? According to this article in the Washington Post, the BBC required Real to produce a version of its player without ads.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Want RealPlayer without ads? » April 03, 2008 Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone Its no Wikipedia but turns out the Encyclopedia Britannica has an iPhone optimized version. Thank You BBC! Main | Vintage Tech Predictions - Some eerily right.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #2.in Main | The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short Adobes Kevin Lynch on AIRs Open-Source Road to the Desktop (WIRED):"This week, Adobe released version 1.0 which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Great Quote from Interview with Raph Koster | Main | "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) » February 06, 2008 Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor I have used a lot of online photo editors like fauxto and pixer. I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 5

CourseArc

It is very possible there will be another instance where an emergency, sickness, or unexpected interruption causes a temporary shut down of physical school buildings. If not, make a goal to think of that over the next few weeks as you finish and review your first version.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « stu.dicio.us | Main | "Is Web 2.0 MSN article) » July 02, 2007 Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course) Ive blogged about Andrew Keen before (but of course only in an amateurish way), but it is really easy to the impression that he and Michael Gorman are doing the intellectual version of spooning.

Non-Profits: 13 Ridiculously Simple Ways To Improve Your On-Demand Learning

Spark Your Interest

” JAMES HALLIDAY, Board Chair at Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy. Or advertising on your website and social media platforms. You could have a ‘white label’ version that they offer to their subscribers. Digital learning is here to stay.

4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016

eLearning Brothers

Gamification, or the use of game mechanics to encourage participation, is an emerging instructional design trend that is expected to become mainstream in 2016. billion business this year.Cisco Systems, an early adopter of gamified systems, has seen tremendous success with their revolutionary Social Media Training Program for the company’s employees and contractors. Technology-based eLearning programs are incredibly efficient.

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Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

A greater number of people, worldwide are using SaaS then ever before, mobile products, tablets – especially the iPad – is growing at a feverish pace, people are using online storage, beyond just placing photos and media, and open source is continuing expansion. To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. Free version offers 2GB of storage, paid version goes as high as 100GB. Social learning takes on a whole new meaning.

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Top 5 Benefits of Mobile eLearning

eLearning Brothers

In an instant, you can make an emergency change to a course and seconds later your learners will receive the latest version of the course materials. Mobile platforms make for a great opportunity to incorporate social learning into the course. How many times in the last week have you pulled out your phone and jumped headfirst down a rabbit hole of social media, news feeds, and viral videos? The past decade has seen an explosion in mobile technology.

Introducing UpsideLMS V5.0 – Best Value LMS With Stunning GUI

Upside Learning

The release of the new UpsideLMS version – 5.0, The Marketing team has been on their toes, getting the collaterals and other launch activities ready; the Sales team is now itching to show it off to prospects after laying their eyes on the new version. It has won gold for Blended or Informal Learning and for Compliance Training; silver for Social Learning Technology and for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses; and bronze for External Training.

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Virtual Bookshelf: Your All-You-Can-Read Digital Library

Kitaboo

As social media fatigue sets in with sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc., However, with a virtual bookshelf, all students in a group can have access to the digital version at the same time. What is a virtual bookshelf?

Top 10 Employee Training Videos & Microlearning Courses

Ed App

Some of the procedures covered in this video include worksite attire, hearing protection, eye protection, drugs and alcohol, emergency response, and many more. Employee Training Videos & Microlearning Course #5 – Social Media Policy – EdApp.

Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning

G-Cube

On the other hand, the web has emerged as a mainstream educational distribution medium which takes care of effective delivery of video-based content. So if you’re going ahead with the creating a tutorial video, be sure to include a text version of the content as well. Social media inspired features such as ‘comments’, ‘likes’, ‘shares’ and ‘playlists’ increase learner engagement.

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Workforce Development Services: A new framework of training and learning support

Jane Hart

In my last blog post, From Social Learning to Workforce Collaboration , I talked about how I have been helping organisations support workforce collaboration. ” This is a great question – as it allows me now to write a post, about how not only do I think Workforce Collaboration Services are going to be vital in the emerging social business, but how that there are other key services that will be required too. Collaboration Social learning

Harnessing the Power of Data for Disaster Relief

General Assembly

In the case of emergency management, disaster preparedness, response, and recovery, this means using data to expertly identify, manage, and mitigate the risks of destructive hurricanes, intense droughts, raging wildfires, and other severe weather and climate events. When real-world problems are brought to an educational setting with students who are energized and eager to solve concrete problems, smart ideas emerge,” says Goldblatt.

Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

version of the Tin Can API (planned for June of this year). As one of the most widely used versions of SCORM , the SCORM 1.2 New programming standards have emerged that allow more flexibility in how SCORM can be implemented. It will collect activity streams similar to the way social media applications track activity streams. By doing SCORM in this new way, content can in fact reside on social networks and report across domains to an LRS that is part of your LMS.

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Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

Emergence of social media (and reviewed focus on social and informal learning). Even though the iPad disappoints in its current version, I are sure this will change with future versions of iPad itself and various other tablets. The LMS will evolve to support ( not manage ) Formal + Informal + Social + Non-Formal learning components. Emergence of Personal Learning Agents.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improves video and audio quality – extensively – thus your Social Learning/Social Media experience has just increased infinitely; Vivemo, Blip.tv not live) and Google Chrome (you need the latest version, which is in beta, but can be downloaded and works). Will not work in XP or any previous OS version.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improves video and audio quality – extensively – thus your Social Learning/Social Media experience has just increased infinitely; Vivemo, Blip.tv not live) and Google Chrome (you need the latest version, which is in beta, but can be downloaded and works). Will not work in XP or any previous OS version.

My 2008 E-Learning Predictions.Not too bad.

Kapp Notes

In fact, I predict a corporate version of YouTube will emerge just as the academic version, TeacherTube previously emerged. No corporate version of YouTube emerged. Instructional assembly' did not emerge as a wide practice. However, the point I want to hang a potentially higher grade on is the emergence of a corporate YouTube. There is information about blogging and social media as well as other related topics.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Learning Modes (Informal Learning/Social Learning). Integration of mobile learning with e-learning, and with other emerging technologies such as Learning Analytics. Social Learning/Informal Learning. Workplace Learning and Social Learning started being accepted in 2013 as the main modes of organizational learning. Incorporation of social media into core training strategy. The emergence of more accrediting agencies around gamification and badging.

The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

However, over the past few years, the emergence of various online presentation and animation tools has simplified the process of creating animations. AVS also provides several video effects and offers the ability to share the end result through various social media platforms.

WooCommerce Pricing: How much do you need to pay?

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Customer Support – See to it that the customer service reps are available 24/7 in case you run into any trouble or emergency. Free version available. Pro version – $80/year. Allow customers to share their views about your products on social media.