Thoughts on Social Networking

Moodle Journal

Going on as I do these days with regard to the value of social networking tools practices and the implications for collaboration in learning, which you may well have picked this up from a number of posts in this blog.

Dispatch from the Digital Frontier: The Mechanics of Social Learning Networks for 9th Graders (Part 3) by Anne Derryberry

Learning Solutions Magazine

Identifying – and assembling – the right set of freeware tools to provide the infrastructure that will spawn an active social learning network among a class of mid-performing 9th graders was like being back in grad school.”. Social Media Tools “Determining the right technology package for a learning solution can be challenging under any circumstances.

Corporate University: The Learning Management System

Your Training Edge

But if you do not have an LMS, the setup phase of your corporate university is the time to buy, build, or “freeware” a system. Do you plan to include technology, such as blogs or social media, in the roll out of the corporate university?

Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

Wink is a freeware for creating tutorials and presentations aimed at instructing how to use software. In addition, you can create screen recordings that can be published as SCORM compliant eLearning, interactive flash, podcasts, HTML, videos, or even social media.

Game Changing Training

Your Training Edge

New tools like social networking and web 2.0 This software differs from freeware and shareware and can be defined as both the idea and application of making program source code openly accessible.

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 2

Upside Learning

Founder of the World Wide Web says that some of the most successful social networking sites ‘have begun to chip away at its principles’, reports this article on Guardian.

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Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

Completed videos may be uploaded to YouTube, posted on web pages or social media, and/or uploaded to e-Learning courses. 100% freeware software. Ezvid is freeware video and screen capture software. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners.

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Also interesting topics: Cognitive , Effectiveness , LCMS , Social Network , iPhone , Director. Mel Aclaro - Business Casual Mel has a lot of interesting topics, but clearly a lot around social topics ( Social Media , Social Networks , LinkedIn , Twitter , RSS , Social Network , Facebook ), but keep him in mind for Streaming , Privacy , and Internationalization. We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community.

Review of ASTD International Trade Expo

eLearning 24-7

Social Learning. I would play this at home – too many game based learning solutions look like freeware or the old Atari games from the 80s. With great anticipation I entered the huge expo at ASTD International show earlier this week. Lots of vendors, lots of potential. However with hope comes disappointment, and that disappointment appeared numerous times. There were vendors that had nice LMSs and cool features. There were some very slick products.


Hear Ye, Hear Ye LMSs

eLearning 24-7

Perhaps some type of social component or components. It looks like freeware. One of the things many people do not know about the infamous Beverly Hills is that there used to be a town crier (you know some dude dressed up in some coat with tails) who would welcome people as they drove into the area – specifically rodeo drive. .

Google, YouTube, Fonts, & Influencing People

Big Dog, Little Dog

Quality freeware that is licensed for commercial work. Some people want to say that the technology is SO different that it makes sense to distinguish between Twitter (or other social media) and real life. How Google Is Making Us Smarter - Discover Magazine.