iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins

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» June 03, 2007 Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins Sam Adkins at Ambient Insight passed along a link to a post on the Social Strategist that I just reading through now but which does a compare and contrast between some of the emerging tools for creating mash-ups. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

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Sausages and mash(up)

Learning with e's

Udo works as a consultant for the University of Plymouth, is a member of the Information Security and Network Research Group here, and he has graciously invited me out to observe what goes on in their face to face meetings. For their project, one of the groups of bright young things has come up with an idea they have called Wiki ++. it is an extended open architecture in which several versions of a wiki page exist simultaneously, so there is potential for endless mash-up, ?

Nothing new under the sun

Learning with e's

In an information society , children play with information" - Henry Jenkins "Goo d artists borrow, great artists steal." - Pablo Picasso What do these quotes have in common? creativity social web copyright social media remix learning Kirby Ferguson mashup

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How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

For example, if you build rapid elearning courses with Articulate products there are all sorts of resources available to you: Articulate’s Facebook page keeps you up-to-date on news and information. But she felt overwhelmed by all of the information and has started tuning out.

15 essentials for successful learning

Jay Cross

While cleaning up my office this afternoon, I came up this list of essentials for effective informal learning I wrote a couple of years ago for the ASTD Handbook. Set high expectations, and people live up to them.

Digital literacy 9: Broadcasting yourself

Learning with e's

and Edupunk movements - the do it yourself culture in which costly proprietary systems and tools are spurned in favour of haphazard, unbranded, informal mashups and loose aggregations of tools. Peer review is very informal, and can be anonymous.

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10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

You can also use word clouds as the basis for writing a poem, for studying another language and for comparing two pages of information. Create a Mashup. Mashups let you combine and remix information, media, content, web applications and services in new ways. Buzz up!

The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

Curation today takes on a new meaning in the context oftechnological affordance, information abundance, diminishing attention, hungerfor contextual and timely information, and constantly shifting, globally linkedlandscape. He followed this up later with The5 Models Of Content Curation.

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Keeping Tabs on Lectora Interaction Templates

eLearning Brothers

These tabbed interactions are major space savers and allow the learner to explore a wide swath of information while technically staying on the same page. Have you been given a lot of information to dispense to your learners, and not enough space to do it?

Vision 2016 - An Interview with Todd Kasenberg

Raptivity

Todd’s work has reached and delighted thousands of online learners, in both formal and informal learning contexts. More about Todd here: [link] Below are excerpts from the interview: What are some of the key eLearning trends that you think would surface, or pick up, in 2016? I also believe that organizations owe it to themselves to develop Learning Strategies/Plans which celebrate informal learning, and learn how to corral same for the benefit not just of the individuals but of all.

Managing Learning?

Performance Learning Productivity

She sees the future of technologies supporting learning as a mash-up of social co-operation and collaboration tools aligned with the emerging social workplace. Donald Taylor recently published an article titled ‘ What does ‘LMS’ mean today ?’.

Informal Learning 2.0

Jay Cross

I said our theme is improving performance with “natural/informal/web 2.0/connected/social learning. Top-down formal structures won’t be able to keep up with work-driven needs. The new eLeaning is much more informal, collaborative and self-directed. Informal Learning 2.0

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Big Data analytics can help us make well-informed decisions about the learning programs that we develop. APIs are useful for extending the data or functionalities of one application and create other applications or mashups.

Pictures from the Innovations in e-learning conference

Kapp Notes

blogged by Wendy) For those of you who may not know the impact Sid has had on the video and PC game industry, here are some of this best known titles: Anders Gronstedt, a frequent lecturer on the topic of Second Life provides some insightful information in one of the sessions.

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Informal Learning at Nick.com

Kapp Notes

Faces (or What are we Up Against) over on Tony Karrer's eLearning Technology blog. Nick.com is promoting an active community for kids to share information. and start using these technologies or be passed up by the “digital natives” as Prensky calls them.

Innovations in E-Learning Conference

Kapp Notes

As I get older, I need more time to process information and so I think to my self, hey I know Wendy.but from where? was a mash up of other presentations we have both done in the past.

Online Training: What's Up With MOOCs?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

I've been doing some research and have found that there is a LOT of information floating around out there. I thought it might be useful to bring you a concise shakedown on what's up with all these MOOCs. Some MOOCs are set up to steer students to paid follow-up courses to receive professional certificates: eCornell Offers a MOOC that Steers Students to a   Paid Follow-Up.

Social Is Not An Option by Ben Betts

Learning Solutions Magazine

As we find out how learning happens, and how technology can support learning, some interesting hybrids (mash-ups?) Four ideas dominate: informal learning, social learning, mobile learning, and games-based learning. are appearing. This week’s feature looks at how a team in England is putting these together, plus features to motivate learners. The result: a very different way of learning. Mobile Serious Games Social Media Tools

In response to: Why “Talk” Culture Ruins Everything

ID Reflections

And the scary part of "cherry picking" ideas and creating mash-ups from these were driven home once again. de-contextualize snippets of conversations, texts, dialogues heard, reassemble the various bits and pieces, add our thoughts and pass on the new "mash-up" till it has lost all resemblance to the source. We are also wired to listen to and pick up those bits and pieces that are in synch with our ideas. It is then ours and no longer mash-ups.

Learning with people, not technology

Jay Cross

People keep up to speed by attending short two-way sessions with a dozen or fewer colleagues on the job floor. If you share my interest in mashing up agile development and corporate learning, you may want to check out Unmanagement.net.

Top 15 Learning Management Systems mid-year 2014

eLearning 24-7

I love meeting new folks who have either been big fans and supporters of e-learning or are totally new to e-learning and seeking out information and knowledge. If you want additional insight, greater depth of information, including top systems by verticals, user size and markets, you can find it in the report available for purchase. If you are seeking a system that is a mash-up of useful business tools with a strong LMS, than this is a system to examine.

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Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education

WBT Systems

Content curation has been around for hundreds of years, since humans started collecting and organizing information and artifacts, but it has taken on a new meaning in this age of the internet and social media – now there is more information at your fingertips than ever before.

The push toward content curation

Litmos

Instead of trying to create everything, with the increasing volume of information, the answer probably is out there. Another is to set up feeds that are triggered by particular topics of interest. One is by filtering the information that is shared.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

In a presentation pattern, one person directs information to others. The information may be about the course, or a topic in the course. A great way to make a presentation highly interactive is to have the learners present information themselves.

Tools to make you drool – video training toys for IDs

Dashe & Thomson

While it allows you to integrate video into the e-learning module, you can set up an interface that pulls out bullet points and diagrams (from a Powerpoint deck or other document) in a sidebar to support the video and provide additional information.

Learning out loud

Jay Cross

This afternoon I’ve been trying to come up with next practices for Workscapes in general. ” Set high expectations and people live up to them. Make it drop-dead simple to access people in the know, the lessons of experience, how-to information, and performance support.

Prepare the future of Learning for the Genz

Learning Wire

This is due to the social context in which they are growing up. They are growing up as more than passive consumers of media. For example, my daughter has set up a Finsta account. They are also growing up while the Internet of Things is changing how we live.

Informal Learning, Copyright, Job Satisfaction, & Genius

Big Dog, Little Dog

Formal & Informal Learning - Knowledge Jump. Informal learning gets 86% of all learning investments, while formal learning programs get 14% of the total investment. A movie posted on Stanford University's site called "A Fair(y) Use Tale" mashes up all your Disney favorites to humorously and effectively explain copyright law. Hijacked Disney Characters Explain Copyright - Wired.

An Expert’s View On The Transformation of Employee Training

WalkMe Training Station

Let WalkMe help you keep up with the transformation of employee training. Whenever I hear about “the death of instructional design” because of automation or easily available information, I get frustrated. “This is my web home.

Using Data from Online Learning to Fuel Association Growth

Association eLearning

With advanced reporting and tracking now available, we can gather more information than ever about how learners receive and respond to course offerings. Is this something that provides value but takes up more of your time than it should?

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Virtual classrooms and smart-boards are used in a more student-centered way (not putting all the attention to one person up-front=bad). open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. Here's what came up.

Understanding Web 2.0

Integrated Learnings

Hint: it was not to exchange music and books for credit card information) It was created to help people share information. Actually it was created for physicists across the world to share information in an easy to read format. They shared this information through documents connected together through hyperlinks. Wikipedia has a write up on Web 2.0 The ideas that make up Web 2.0 A web mashup is the second concept in what makes up Web 2.0.