Teaching the Social Web

eLearning Development

Yesterday my wife got a message on Facebook from a friend asking for advice on how to handle a young teenage girl’s use of MySpace. I’ve seen discussions and blog posts about appropriate use of social tools like Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and FriendFeed in the workplace. If kids, and I mean pre-teen kids, can learn to research online using government web sites and Wikipedia, then shouldn’t they also learn about how to use social sites for learning?

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The Daily Tweets

Jay Cross

Facebook /Jay Cross. Friendfeed /jaycross. Web 2.0I did not want to like paper.il, the new, personal Twitter aggregater. Just more clutter, I thought to myself. Nonetheless, it is so easy to set up, I filled in the blank with my Twitter list of Internet Time Alliance colleagues.

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Egoboo integration

Jay Cross

Perhaps one in a dozen interviewers fulfill their promise to tell me when their stories appear in print or on the web. Tracking where you’re mentioned is tougher now that conversation on the web takes place on Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed, and numerous other flows.

News Commentary Curation Distribution

Tony Karrer

This was great to see and think about with the launch of several new Topic Hubs : HR Tech Central Nonprofit Marketing Zone Green Life Buzz Southern California Tech Central Like earlier topic hubs, they rely on News from bloggers and web content from other sources as indicated by bloggers.

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Activity Streams

Jay Cross

For example, my FriendFeed pages show activity from this blog, the Internet Time Blog, my Flickr account, bookmarks I put on Delicious, and my entries from Twitter. Last week, Google, Facebook, Nokia, Yahoo!,

WebTools For Teachers 01/15/2009

Web Tools for Learners

3 Simple Ways To Send Huge Files Over The Web | MakeUseOf.com. Micro Persuasion: Why Text Remains King of the Web. Friendfeed - mostly text, but augmented by images. Facebook - a mix but certainly a ton of text. wePapers - Creating the world’s biggest study group.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

My top ten tips for getting started with eLearning: - Ignatia Webs , April 6, 2009 It ain’t always easy to dive into eLearning. Ignatia Webs , April 7, 2009 While trying out different types of solar panels, I began to like the set of solar panels mentioned below. Web 2.0 Katz - Ignatia Webs , April 9, 2009 Before jumping into the Easter holidays: another informative book. Are you on Facebook? Steve Hargadon: Web 2.0

Reflecting on the first half of 2009

Jay Cross

Facebook /Jay Cross. Friendfeed /jaycross. The Web trained me to click past unrewarding pages and spend my time where it will do me the most good. My new car is one year old! How did that happen? Time keeps on slippin’, slippin’ into the future. Midyear already! How did we get here so quickly? It’s making me dizzy. I’m going to reflect on what I’ve been up to in 2009 thus far. Caution: this is what Jon Stewart would call old news. Winter 2009.

Colours in a Winter Thaw « WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Skip to content WebTools For Learners Using the web for communication, education, and business! Search My Twitter JoanVinallCox: How to start your emails - [link] - @steverubel My FriendFeed How to start your emails - [link] - @steverubel July 21, 2010 GIMP is driving me crazy!

Fallen Leaves « WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Skip to content WebTools For Learners Using the web for communication, education, and business! Search My Twitter JoanVinallCox: How to start your emails - [link] - @steverubel My FriendFeed How to start your emails - [link] - @steverubel July 21, 2010 GIMP is driving me crazy!