Cammy Beans Learning Visions: DIY vs. Formal Learning

Learning Visions

Elliot Masies most recent Learning Trends newsletter leads with the headline "DIY: Do It Yourself Trends". Small companies rarely have money or time for formal training programs. Its been years since Ive taken a formal training program for work. (I Im getting a Masters Degree in Instructional Design. But Ill have the knowledge and the confidence that I know what the hell Im talking about for once.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo: Open Source Webtop Platform

Mark Oehlert

I havent gone very far but I like the sound of this: " OpenLaszlo programs are written in XML and JavaScript and transparently compiled to Flash and, with OpenLaszlo 4, DHTML.The OpenLaszlo APIs provide animation, layout, data binding, servercommunication, and declarative UI.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Anybody Out There Attend AERA?

Mark Oehlert

Ive always wanted to attend the American Education Research Associations annual meeting but have always either missed it timing wise or just been a little over-awed - have you seen the program ? To me, I think that Im more comfortable talking about the bunker mentality of some folks in our industry versus the ivory tower. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others | Main | Hey!

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

Mark Oehlert

I will say that I think that Linda David and Pat Byers did amazing work on the program and they (along with my fellow committee members) deserve great credit.

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eFront

Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 2: Starting the day with Raph

Mark Oehlert

Main | I dont want to go to another conference EVER that does not recycle » February 18, 2008 GDC Update 2: Starting the day with Raph ( BTW - I will go back later and add pics/links/etc to these posts but unbelievably, internet access is wicked spotty here and Im trying to get out what I ca n) So GDC is now a world of summits. Really, one of the most un-helpful, non-useful printed programs that Iver ever seen.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

Suffice it to say that I now in about Hour Two of this "solution" (typing this on my MacBook which is oddly virus free) and the uninstall program has totally frozen my system. Maybe Im just torqued at the system right now but there is a bad design principle at work here somewhere. Click on Start -> Programs -> ZoneAlarm 03.) Click on Start -> Programs -> ZoneAlarm -> Uninstall ZoneAlarm Security 07.)

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

Mark Oehlert

o IBM employees use a social bookmarking program called DogEar. Each tag is linked back to the tagger’s BluePagesprofile, and clicking on the tagger’s name lets a user send the personan IM o IBM owns more than 50 islands in Second Life.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she?

Mark Oehlert

Im not even about to begin linking to all the stories on the new iPhone ( this is a fairly thick link farm for you). Army was one of the organizations involved in the beta program 35% of Fortune 500 companies were involved in the beta (notes from Engadget coverage of keynote "35% of the Fortune 500 has participated in that beta program. I just not know enough about programming to understand why this is so tough?

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] January 10-12, 2011 Video for Learning Lab and Seminar, sponsored by the Masie Center, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA. link] February 7-11, 2011 EDUCAUSE Management Program , Boulder, Colorado, USA.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007

Mark Oehlert

Think about the richness of your program is all your presenters told you to pound sand and that they would not be presenting nor attending. But thats OK because Im sure you all (all conferences that do this) share some of these revenues with the authors right?

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] January 3-4, 2013 New Presidents Program, sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Palm Harbor, Florida, USA. link] March 6-8, 2013 Analytics Symposium: Measuring Strategic Programs for Impact and Value, Intercontinental Miami, Miami, Florida, USA. Clayton R.

Breakthrough eLearning: Why I Hate Conferences!

Breakthrough eLearning

Elliott Masie tried to reverse some of these trends in the Learning 2005 Conference last fall. Good stuff and Im definitely going to comment on your conferences post.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

link] January23-25, 2012 Digital Book World Conference and Expo: When Change Is the Only Constant, It’s Time to Get withthe Program, New York City, New York, USA. link] or [link] March 2-4, 2012 National Association of Community College Teacher Education Programs (NACCTEP): Leading the Way, 10 th annual, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,USA. link] April 2012 April1-3, 2012 RosEvaluation Conference:Assessment for Program and Institutional Accreditation, Terre Haute, Indiana,USA.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

JANUARY 2009 January 3-4, 2009 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs, Florida, USA. link] February 16-20, 2009 EDUCAUSE Management Program , Tempe, Arizona, USA. link] May 11-14, 2009 Learning Impact 2009: The Summit on Global Learning and Industry Challenges hosted by the IMS Global Learning Consortium, Barcelona, Spain.