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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.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

The RCAT (rapid content authoring tool) market continues to be healthy with nothing to slow it down – uh, except maybe one thing (more on that later). Yeah, I know we have just jumped into January, but in a review of the past several months, authoring tools continue to follow a similar path amongst themselves with certain feature sets. I am still surprised on how vendors who are offering assessment only tools are staying in the game. Output to Facebook.

and then our tools shape us

Learning with e's

I don''t believe it is too early to declare that Smart Mobs has been instrumental in shaping the way we have come to understand how smart phones can be used as tools to organise, motivate and sustain social movements.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Many of these tools and services are free or have a free trial period, which can encourage you to experiment in a small way at first. It also integrates with a few open source eLearning tools. Google Collaboration Tools. Share this on Facebook Share this on del.icio.us

Captions vs. Sound – How to Get Heard?

Visual Lounge

We’ve all seen the bombardment of commercials for Facebook Live Video. So, while we’re all aware of video’s surge, here are some hard numbers: 67 percen t of users watched more video on social networks like Facebook and Snapchat than they did a year ago.

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Product Review: Microsoft Office Mix add-in for PowerPoint 2013

eLearning 24-7

Open up any authoring tool (okay, most of them) and one item that you will see is the ability to add PowerPoint. Privacy and Cookies” Not a fan of that. Social Media – Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and PinInterest.

Countering Social Media Fatigue (SoMeFat)

Learning Visions

What I update on my Facebook status can be viewed by lots of people (not anyone – I have designated my FB friends and set my privacy settings, but 300 people isn’t really a private place, is it? In these days of Social Media, many of us live increasingly in the public eye.

Growing Use of Social Media in Education

LearnDash

In general, the survey found that faculty are becoming more interested in the ability to leverage social tools to facilitate engagement with course material and to encourage the learning process. What Tools are Used? Facebook.

Using Video in eLearning

ICS Learning

Video, when used properly, can be an extremely effective tool in actively engaging your target audience while supporting the learning process to the fullest potential. Make sure the videos are downloadable from multiple e-locations, like your organization’s Facebook page or YouTube.

Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

The LRS could be a standalone reporting tool or part of an LMS. It has challenges including security/privacy complexity, verb and activity definitions, and reporting complexities in the LRS. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Jonathan Shoaf. Last Thursday was the kick off of project Tin Can. While project Tin Can has been championed by Rustici software for years now, it is speeding up activity to produce a 1.0

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eLearning Cyclops: Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom

eLearning Cyclops

Privacy Policy. Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom. I just read an article in T&D Magazine titled "Beef Up Your Training Toolbox with Web Tool." Green , offered suggestions for how you can use web tools to increase engagement in the traditional classroom. Do you have suggestions of where classroom trainers can find useful online tools for the classroom? Share to Twitter Share to Facebook. Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom.

Social Learning in Financial Services – Tales from the Real World

Social Learning

We have launched a few tools that I would classify as “social learning” and the response and acceptance of these tools has been mixed. However, I think there are a few inhibitors to social learning platforms along the lines of Facebook, YouTube, blogs and message boards.

New spaces, new pedagogies

Learning with e's

They can easily connect into and maintain contact with multiple communities of interest, gaining access to experts using social networking tools such as Myspace and Facebook. They can organise their own resources through free and easy to use tagging and social filtering tools.

ASTD #TK11 – Opening Keynote Kara Swisher

Learning Visions

Information is ever-changing When you apply social tools to information, it makes it more useful Quora as an example of information with social Everybody becomes a producer of content (people make Facebook useful by posting pictures, text, links, etc. The Facebookization of the enterprise.” taking these tools people use in their personal lives and bringing them to workplace. Once people can’t be anonymous, they stop saying bad/dumb things…) Privacy?

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

I know that you can have a LRS without it being in a LMS or an authoring tool. For example, Facebook’s News Feed is an activity stream. My next questions are related to privacy and security.

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TCC09: Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning

Experiencing eLearning

This paper explores the range of current social networking choices and argues that like any tool, it should carefully evaluated in terms of affordances and course goals. Several different tools are reviewed, and questions that might be useful for evaluation are discussed.

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10 Tips to Effectively Use Videos in eLearning

KZO Innovations

When it comes to eLearning, video can be a powerful tool – but in order to be effective, it needs to be utilized correctly. Make sure the videos are downloadable from multiple e-locations, like your school’s intranet, on your Facebook’s group page, or even on YouTube. This way, your audience can watch it as many times as needed, from the privacy of their home, or while working outside the company premises, to refresh their memory without having to reread the entire eLearning course.

E-Learning without Borders

eLearning 24-7

Go onto any social media site: Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Quora or any of the thousands of sites, and you will see people engaging with total strangers. Now before you argue about “security&# or “privacy&# , you can create (even now using mashups or some APIs) the ability to lock down or block certain areas. authoring tools Craig Weiss e-learning e-learning vendors elearning HTML5 m-learning mobile learning Moodle social learning LMSGreetings from Moscow.

How to revamp your learning model

E-Learning Provocateur

In a practical sense, that means we need to provide our learners with tools and resources that they can use to drive their own development. This is where the ILE fits in: It’s a space (like a website or intranet site) that centralises those tools and resources.

The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues

Jane Hart

For many people, social networks like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and now Google+ have become important parts of their personal and professional lives in this respect. and “A performance support tool, learning platform and social network all rolled into one.&#. Tweet.

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Rewired, not fade away

Learning with e's

Consider instead that people who are addicted to Facebook might be addicted because they have chosen to use Facebook excessively, not because Facebook is inherently addictive? That's what tools such as Wikipedia do, you see.

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How does the digital tsunami is revolutionalizing the retail industry

Learning Wire

No online tool could ever match the efficiency and the accurate personalized guidance of a sales associate. That guidance requires a multi-level expertise, going from representing a brand to understanding the person in front of them, from selling to respecting their customer’s privacy.

The Dream of Personalization – Far fetch but Possible

Vignettes Learning

Much of the sharing happens in social networks and collaboration tools. But much data is warehoused by private companies like Facebook, Apple, and Fitbit, maker of a popular pedometer. Our belief : At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive.

In Praise of Secret Gardens

Learning Visions

What I update on my Facebook status can be viewed by lots of people (not anyone – I have designated my FB friends and set my privacy settings, but 300 people isn’t really a private place, is it? We all need our privates places. A secret garden on a summer day for quiet meditation.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Many companies rely on Facebook, Twitter, and other consumer applications to connect their people. The tools of the social web are in constant flux. Favoriting” popular content so the cream can rise to the top caught on after Facebook made it de rigeur.

Big data, what’s with all the big buzz?

Learning Wire

Privacy. Indeed, the idea that today more than ever, Big Brother Ltd could be watching at any time to see if you liked “Despicable Me 2” on Facebook can set aback more than one. But do not abuse of people’s confidence – do not step over the line of privacy, which leads us to….

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

Authoring Tools Will Evolve. Apple’s insistence on never wanting to support Flash content on iOS devices will drive innovation across the authoring tool market that is sure to benefit everyone in the Training & Development field. It was no surprise to many of us that Facebook was the most heavily trafficked web site in 2010 and displaced Google for the first time in many years.

Not Everyone is a Social Customer | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

The big story last week was how Facebook and Twitter played a lead role in the Egyptian protests against Mubarak, allowing people to bypass the Internet shutdown and post messages via telephone calls.

Interview with Terry Anderson

Learning with e's

tools or user generated content tools are very exciting and I think promise to greatly enhance distance teaching and learning. However, I’m not so thrilled about moving directly to commercial systems like Facebook or LinkedIn, due to privacy and ownership concerns.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

After all, would you rather check your email, Twitter or Facebook on your smartphone using your device’s native email/twitter/FB app or launch your mobile web browser to stay connected? Authoring Tools Will Evolve. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

The Smart Worker : learns best with and from others

Jane Hart

For instance, I offer individual social media coaching globally using the very same tools under discussion, and there other providers who support online coaching for many other business areas.

What is the Tin Can API & What Does it Mean for e-Learning?

Trivantis

Authoring Tools. The Full-Featured Authoring Tool. Stay tuned to the Everything eLearning Blog and Lectora on Twitter , Facebook and Linkedin for the latest developments. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. e-Learning Authoring Software Made Easy. Lectora Online.

Show and TEL

Learning with e's

The digital identity session for example, covered not only how we represent ourselves in virtual environments, but also discussed acceptable use of personal content, protection of personal data and issues of privacy.

PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

" SlideShare does not support animation and gives you the typical sharing options of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google Plus, among a few others. To use any sort of advanced functionality (like analytics, capturing leads, or adjusting privacy), you'll need to pay for it. After uploading your presentation, you can edit settings, share on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, download as either a Flash or a PPT file, or convert to a video.