Walkabout Reflections

Jay Cross

Looking back at 60 days of blog posts is easier with Friendfeed. While I don’t follow my formal advice on having a routine, I do work aspects of my happiness program into my days. Remember this one? I hoard words but often never go back to reflect on what’s there.

Instructional Design, Crowdsourcing, Audio, Typography, Blogs, & Psych

Big Dog, Little Dog

Program in Actionscript 3. micromedia) and activity streams and timelines, Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed and the like are competing for your attention and building a community around the statusphere - the state of publishing, reading, responding to, and sharing micro-sized updates.

Teaching the Social Web

eLearning Development

I’ve seen discussions and blog posts about appropriate use of social tools like Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and FriendFeed in the workplace. Schools have built-in programs that prepare kids not only for the next level of education, but for life as a working adult. 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.

Teach 32

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

Tony Karrer

She is in a graduate school program and is a great self-directed learner: I’m learning about things like instructional theories, learning theories, how to tie learning to performance, how to tie learning to business requirements, and ways to measure all these things. Coming back after a week of being mostly disconnected I'm woefully behind on email and even more so on my reading.

Reflecting on the first half of 2009

Jay Cross

We are scrapping lengthy program development projects in favor of quick-and-dirty rapid development. Building a learning ecology is a different exercise than building a training program. These qualities are at the heart of the discipline of agile programming. Hence, I am exploring how well the principles of agile programming might be incorporated into a new framework for instructional design. Friendfeed /jaycross. My new car is one year old! How did that happen?