Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to SQL

General Assembly

By Michael Larner Welcome to General Assembly ’s Skills Series, where our expert instructors introduce you to key skills in the high-demand fields of data , web development , user experience design , marketing , and more. sql big-data data-science tech ga-skills-series

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #5

Upside Learning

The Glide OS is available as a browser plugin for IE, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Designed to help young people (ages 8 and up) develop 21st century learning skills. Tags: Future Learning Future Technology Upside Learning Weekly Finds eLearning eLearning Weekly Find Game Based Learning Learning mLearning Mobile Mobile a gaming Technology Alternatives to Second Life. Karl Kapp puts some alternatives to Second Life on his blog.

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6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

In fact, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities states that access to information and communications technologies is a basic human right. Firefox Accessibility Extension.

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This Week on #TalkTech: The Educational Console, Open Badges, and Playing in Pairs

Bottom-Line Performance

What about the Xbox Kinect and the amazing things that hackers at home have done with its motion sensing technology? This is a cool new concept from Mozilla, the creators of the Firefox browser. “A digital badge is an online representation of a skill you’ve earned.

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Why Do We Need a Content Modernization Strategy Now More than Ever Before?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

To adapt to technology disruptions and meet the modern-day learners’ demands, many organizations are looking at modernizing their existing learning material. Technology Disruptions. The WHATWG (Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group) continued evolving it. Skills Gap.

Comment Challenge Catch-Up

Experiencing eLearning

Do Instructional Designers Really Need Technology Skills? Technology Skills for Instructional Designers. Firefox Extensions. I loved the debate about whether instructional designers need technology skills or not. Two are about the tools I use: Diigo and Firefox. My all-time top post, Instructional Design Skills , is approaching 2000 views, but doesn’t have a single comment. I’m slowly catching up on the comment challenge.

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How Degreed Brings Learning into the Flow of Work

Degreed

Additionally, with the Degreed Button, you can also: Track your learning : I work in technology, where if you’re standing still, you’re falling behind. I can even include a note about what I learned and tag the skills I’m working on. There are few things more natural than learning.

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E-Learning in 2014: The Four “M” #trends

Web Courseworks

To increase the MOOC-like experience for these courses, associations would focus on utilizing technology (such as a corporate Learning Management System ) to promote synchronous collaboration. Even Mozilla, the makers of the Firefox browser, are promoting badges for their users.

LearnBrite and Microsoft: A Match Made in Virtual Reality Training Heaven

Learnbrite

Large and small companies alike need access to innovative technology to better prepare employees for both the virtual workspace and real-world applications. It works hand-in-hand with Microsoft’s leading technology to offer the world’s most accessible experiential learning.

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0 eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Passively Multiplayer Online Game (PMOG) | Main | "New study examines how online games can teach business skills" (Red Herring) » June 28, 2007 Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it. Tom Werner points to some stats from a recent WSJ article that certainly provides some good corporate ammo: Everyone knows that IBM is a bellwether company in the use of technology for learning.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. robust (content has to be able to be interpreted by assistive technologies such as screen readers). Have your courses been tested with assistive technologies?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. robust (content has to be able to be interpreted by assistive technologies such as screen readers). Have your courses been tested with assistive technologies?

Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

I think knowing how to set up and manipulate our tools is essential to any skilled artisan, knowledge workers included. tabs open in Firefox. Old Skills and New Know-How. WebTools For Learners. Using the web for communication, education, and business! About.

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July Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Blog – Why Incompetence Spreads Through Big Organisations - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009. Blog – How to stage a revolution - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 12, 2009. 4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals - Full Circle , July 3, 2009. Brain Surgery Using Sound Waves - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 20, 2009. Informal Learning Flow Hot List.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 15, 2009. Google Wave as a Learning Tool - Learning and Technology , June 12, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009. Individual Value Required - eLearning Technology , June 11, 2009. Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List - eLearning Technology , June 9, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

It's my experience that what's standing in our way as trainers, coaches, and consultants using these tools isn't the tool skills. Trying again to respond via firefox browser - seem to have difficulties with internet explorer.

LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

So, we’ve tracked every step of getting them started on our program and I wanna take this opportunity to switch back over to the Firefox where I have my Infusionsoft open here. Can LearnDash and WordPress support a large number of learners?

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing. Create a beautiful online school without any technical skills. What’s noteworthy to mention is that you don’t have to possess any special knowledge or skills to use it since it offers a rather friendly environment. You don’t need any special knowledge, drawing or painting skills since this tool offers a range of ready-made figures, landscapes, and comics templates which you can edit.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Quote of the Day: James Gee and Learningq

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Quote of the Day: Toward an Anthropology of Technology | Main | A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook » August 24, 2007 Quote of the Day: James Gee and Learningq " Cognitive science has taught us a great deal about thinking as a mental act taking part in an individuals head. For various reasons, however, these views less strongly inform how teaching and learning work in todays schools than they used to. This is so, in part, because the views about thinking current in cognitive science stress the importance of active inquiry and deep conceptual understanding, things that are not politically popular any longer in schools, driven as they are today by standardized tests and skill-and-drill curricula devoted to the basics." James Paul Gee What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy 2003, pg. 3 August 24, 2007 in Quote of the Day | Permalink Technorati Tags : James Gee TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Quote of the Day: James Gee and Learningq : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. T2 Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) gapingvoid Understanding Comics Quoth he. "The hallmark of revolution is that the goals of the revolutionaries cannot be contained by the institutional structure of the society they live in. As a result, either the revolutionaries are put down, or some of those institutions are transmogrified, replaced, or simply destroyed. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us headings, although you might be better served just following the latest things Ive found here. books futures Web 2.0 and check this one as well e-Places to visit copyright game studies anthropology mobile learning e-learning things you should read stat counter View My Stats kaboodle Oehlerts Book. www.kaboodle.com The Digested Digest Categories 9/11 Alienware is So. Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!! Belly laughs, guffaws and chuckles Blogging Books Catch Up Collaboration Conference News Cool Tools Copyright and Patent Gold & BS Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks Culture Current Affairs design e-Learning Resources e-Learning/e-Teaching eco EduPatents eLearning Guild Emerging Tech Errata Ethno/Anthro Film Firefox From the land of "I wonder." From the land of Huh? Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0 MASIE Center metadata Mindmapping Mobile Learning Music nature of the universe type stuff Networks Neuro New Learning Models New Tech/Cool Tech Newsletter Open Source podcasting/audioblogging Quote of the Day Quotes Reference Research RSS Search Security Seminal Works Social Social Media Sports Standards The Application Becomes the Platform The Big Question The G Word The Law Things I Never Thought Id See video Virtual Worlds Visualization web conferencing Web/Tech Weblogs Welcome Message Widgets Wikis Working Together Kurt Lewin on del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us where I am linking to all the Lewin stuff I find. If you find something, just tag it with kurt+lewin to add it to the mix. typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

Top 10 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

The system lacks the ability to import skill dictionaries and job definitions and link definitions to competencies, doesn’t support a couple of languages including Russian and Dutch, and is missing mobile apps (i.e Competency and Skills components overall, are above average.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Catch Up Post: Virtual Worlds Saving Lives, Experience Design and an RFI for an MMO for NASA (acronym attack!)

Mark Oehlert

Some 20,000 soldiers a year may soon be trained in interpersonal skill building and cross-cultural awareness using a videogame recently developed by researchers from Sandia and BBN Technologies. Learning Technologies is seekinginput on how to accomplish those goals."

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Especially since a greater porportion of employees and customers have very limited tech skills. Equally growing is the admin side becoming more user friendly, intiutitve and requiring less and less tech skills. Wizards is the new trend, enabling admins regardless of tech skill to create and make changes quickly. If I have those skill sets, why would I want to be an administrator of a LMS, when I could work free-lance or in some other programming capacity?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Firefox My browser of choice. Check out all the other top ten lists from learning professionals at Jane Harts Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies. ► March (11) eLearning Geeks on Spring Break and New Skills for. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, April 15, 2009 My Top Ten Tools for 2009 Cammys Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter

Mark Oehlert

" So even as technology races forward and youd expect that to dilute somewhat the growth of megacities, especially in developing areas, turns out, not so much.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

In Defense of Powerpoint - Free as in Freedom , September 5, 2010 In the past couple of years that I’ve had a Mac, a lot of people I’ve spoken to about presentation skills have remarked to me, “Oh, but you have Apple Keynote for presentations. Let us address the technology aspect. Upside Learning Blog , September 30, 2010 Technology around us is evolving at a rapid pace and is in turn affecting a speedy evolution of learning technology.

Product Review: GeoLearning GeoMaestro

eLearning 24-7

Regardless of someone’s tech skills or knowledge, using and understanding (for the most part) the admin side is simple and very doable. The downside of using this, is it will require someone with programming skills to work with GeoLearning to make it a go (again, common). If you choose the latter, someone must have the skill set to do this. My pitch is simply this, if your current clients use only IE, then why do you offer Firefox as well?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Small Basket of Virtual World Items

Mark Oehlert

" "MMOs help players develop and exercise a skill set closely matching the thinking, planning, learning, and technical skills increasingly in demand by employers." " "These skills include strategic thinking, interpretative analysis, problem solving, plan formulation and execution, team-building and cooperation, and adaptation to rapid change."

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

Tony Karrer

Top 100 eLearning Items - eLearning Technology , April 7, 2009 Interesting that my own post got the top spot. With solar powered technology you will get all the workspace and electrical independence you need, even in your back garden. in Technology, Innovation and Education, where she studied how new media and emerging technologies can be used to effectively educate children. from 2008 to 2013 for learning technology products and services.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "U.S. Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED)

Mark Oehlert

military intelligence agency has come up with a new tool for teaching recruits critical thinking skills: videogames. million contract between the DIA and defense contractor Concurrent Technologies. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « How will ISD handle "Neural Buddhism"? Main | HHS and Federal Government Blogs » May 14, 2008 "U.S.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Using Performance Results to Hire

Mark Oehlert

So as we continue to discuss how everything from technology to methodology impacts performance, then at what point does that emphasis on performance downgrade the importance of resumes, and transcripts and instead forces us to construct more environments in which people can demonstrate skill?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

There is also a huge international presence and I want to send a big American shout out to my new buddy, Michal Zaborek from House of Skills in Poland –I hope you take that love of baseball all the way back to Poland!