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Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to collect a few resources around this topic for use in these discussions. So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. trainingwreck , January 23, 2010 Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Extending elearning?

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TCC08: Social Bookmarking to Support Professional Practice

Experiencing eLearning

Using a Social Bookmark Site to Assist in Diffusion of Online Information to Support Professional Practices. Working to improve information literacy skills in nurses. Can’t find the information she wants when she needs it–it’s at home when she needs it at work, etc. Uses social bookmarking so can find what he needs. Tagging with social bookmarking can help peers & colleagues find information more easily.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Enter the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). Occupying a place on the continuum somewhere between a VLE and a PLE, an ILE is an informal learning environment that a facilitator manages on behalf of a group of learners. Unlike a VLE, an ILE is strictly informal.

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Theory-informed design tips

E-Learning Provocateur

In my previous article , I proposed a Taxonomy of Learning Theories to organise a few of the myriad of theories into some semblance of order, and to assist instructional designers in using theory to inform their work. • Create a social bookmarking account.

eLearning Cyclops: Great Resource for Using Graphics in eLearning.

eLearning Cyclops

Great Resource for Using Graphics in eLearning. Her site, www.theelearningcoach.com , is an invaluable resource for learning more about using graphics in elearning , along with many other great resources and advice on elearning and instructional design she shares there. Great Resource for Using Graphics in eLearning. Informal learning. Maybe I Can Informally Assess. My New Social Bookmarking Tool. eLearning Cyclops.

MOOCs and Performance Support

Your Training Edge

the learning takes place in the course of, rather than separate from, the work), guides workflows and processes, and gives people real-time access to the information they need. The key to using MOOCs both as courses and performance support is the availability of various resources in easily accessible archives. These resources, especially task-specific tutorials, can be used later as performance support. Resource sharing.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. Research has repeatedly indicated the enhanced productivity associated with social learning. In a presentation pattern, one person directs information to others.

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. eLearning Technology , July 28, 2006 Scuttle – an open source social bookmarking tool Corporate Social Bookmarking Tools - eLearning Technology , May 21, 2008 Web 2.0 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.

Using Toolkits to Aggregate Learning Resources

eLearning Weekly

I wrote about learning portals a couple weeks ago as a solution for aggregating learning resources in one place for an organization. I’ve recently seen a trend (ok, maybe it’s just new to me) where training departments create toolkits for employees in order to aggregate learning resources for a particular topic or project. Essentially, the toolkit is a web page containing a ton of great information, links, etc. engineering resources) or something specific (ex.

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Collaborative sharing and commenting on information. Clarification/definitions of terms, tips and techniques, posting list of valuable resources, listing of internal experts, insights from experienced individuals and list of dos and don’ts within the organization. Links to resources, peer-to-peer learning.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): VisualComplexity.com: A Resource on the Visualization of Complex Networks

Mark Oehlert

His site, visualcomplexity.com is a great resource - a great compilation of a ton of resources related to visualizing complex networks. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Presence and Learning (Ray Sims) | Main | Virtual Currency for Your Email » July 03, 2007 Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources Cant say much about the product (just havent had the opp to try it out) but they do have a great page of links and resources on the Semantic Web. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great List of Presentation Resources

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « If there are Digital Natives does that mean there is no Digital Ellis Island? Main | "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova) » June 23, 2007 Great List of Presentation Resources Vicki Davis has posted a great list of presentation resources (i.e. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

Social Media And Learning

The eLearning Coach

In this article, I’m featuring a wonderful interview with successful social media expert, Jane Hart. She provides compelling reasons to implement a social and collaborative environment as part of workplace learning. You can read more from Jane at her blog, Social Media in Learning.

Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Everyone and Social Signals The second very important group is Everyone. We don't divulge all the details of how this works, but basically we are looking for social signals that indicate that someone thinks this content is good stuff. See also An Aha Moment - del.icio.us

Peer Learning and MOOCs: Using Technology to Maximize Employee Learning

Your Training Edge

In a previous set of articles, we looked at the advantages of using a massive open online course (MOOC) to incorporate informal learning into training programs. We have previously explored the technology-enabled learning tools that facilitate social interaction in MOOCs.

How Social Media Has Changed Learning: A Few Answers Via Tweet Chat

Mindflash

The topic was how social media has changed learning, and what follows is some of the discussion questions and responses from #lrnchat participants, many of whom I have met at conferences and other events, and whom I also consider friends. Social learning happens with or without social media.

35 More Qualities Of The Ideal Instructional Designer

The eLearning Coach

Extract information from SMEs and structure and organize content it in a way that makes it easy to learn. Organize information well. Conduct research and synthesize information from a variety of sources. Share this on del.icio.us.

Christopher Pappas – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In addition, you are also a Social Media Marketing (SMM) professional. It’s been great to see how quickly people are realizing the benefits of eLearning, and how much eLearning has changed the way information and instruction are being delivered to students and employees.

Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?

Janet Clarey

This is why training in how to (really) design instruction is so important (for e-learning, classroom instruction, and informal learning). Community&# in the middle and blogs, wikis, discussion board, social bookmarking, and user-generated content surrounding it.).

Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Provide resources, references, videos and podcasts to create an ideal environment for personal exploration. Build community through social technologies for learning. Implement a social media strategy as part of a learning experience. Chunk information.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ive got to create a podcast on how to podcast.got any great resources?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning. Main | Bad Words and Politics: Politweets and Twittertale » January 29, 2008 Ive got to create a podcast on how to podcast.got any great resources?

Content Organization Cheat Sheet

The eLearning Coach

Alphabetical order allows for quick and easy access to information. information about cell phones with high-end cameras). Providing the big picture helps adult learners make sense of information. It also provides a framework for fitting information together in memory.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

SMBs & Social Media (Sum Total). Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Other notes: Definition of social media vary among attendees (~160). Noted main difference between main stream media and social media. Social media enables everyone to publish/access info inexpensively. Information from Microsoft SMB insight report (increase SaaS, investment in tech).

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.

Motivating The Instructional Designer

The eLearning Coach

Imagine how you would like to encounter this information if you were the learner. Some resources are: The Back of the Napkin and VizThink. Your problem is how to provide an engaging learning experience that turns information into knowledge that gets transferred to real world situations. This takes understanding how the mind works and how people process information. Some resources are: Cognitive Psychology Anyone? Share this on del.icio.us.

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different. Too much information. More important advances in the future will be our advances in dealing with information & problem solving, not in computer technology ( he was quoting someone–didn’t catch who, and this is only a paraphrase ). When you bookmark on delicious, you can also see how others have tagged it.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Looking for THE SCORM Resource? At the conclusion of the webinar they gave a tour of some of the available resources on their site. Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking. Here are eight myths that you often hear, and some expert information to the contrary. Social Bookmarks.

Better Memory

Tony Karrer

For many of us, Nick Carr's words ring true: the Net is becoming a universal medium, the conduit for most of the information that flows through my eyes and ears and into my mind. Firefox Bookmarks - For pages that I want to launch all the time.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. Research has repeatedly indicated the enhanced productivity associated with social learning. In a presentation pattern, one person directs information to others.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? Method Count Percent Alongside Formal Learning 26 63% Process Information / Training 22 54% Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) / Support Information 18 44% Commonly used resources, URL's to applications, documentation, Contact Information, etc.

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10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

It’s a visual search engine that draws content from all over the Web, particularly social media sites. You can also use word clouds as the basis for writing a poem, for studying another language and for comparing two pages of information. Share this on del.icio.us.

Your Brain On 3D Learning

The eLearning Coach

Promotes Informal Learning. By now we’ve all heard that the majority of one’s learning occurs informally. Resources: Buy from Wiley: Learning : Get a 20% Discount using the code L3D1 at the shopping cart. Karl Kapp’s Resources : Good list of resources for 3DLE.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Huh? Uranium Ore on eBay.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Generational Change in the U.S. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us