LearnTrends: Microlearning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Janet Clarey’s LearnTrends session on Microlearning. Very few companies have strategy for social media–many say it won’t work in their culture. Control of these infrastructures and services presuppose a signifcant level of economic enfranchisement and social integration, and technical and communicative competency.&#. Tags: Informal Learning Workplace Learning Janet Clarey learntrends

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. As citizens, PKM is part of our social responsibility; we should be learning about issues together. Social bookmarks are an easy first step–lots of people can have a purpose for this. Social bookmarking sites are less often blocked by corporate firewalls.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. 3+4 = 3D Social Networking. Social networks give us access to more negative info and more different opinions. Workplace Learning immersive learning learntrends Tony O'Driscoll My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration.

Learntrends: Convergence in Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from the first LearnTrends session, Introduction: Convergence in Learning , with George Siemens , Tony Karrer , and Jay Cross. Social learning. Tags: Workplace Learning e-Learning George Siemens Jay Cross learntrends Tony Karrer Awkward phrasing, typos, or things that simply don’t make sense out of the context of the live session are par for the course. My side comments are in italics. Jay Cross. E-learning is 10 years old.

LearnTrends: Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations

Experiencing eLearning

social learning — sharing experiences. Working with Sun for Thomson Reuters Social Learning Exchange (SLX). Tags: LMS Learning Communities Workplace Learning e-Learning learntrends Live blogged notes from Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations with Charles Jennings & Andy McGovern. My side comments are in italics.

LearnTrends 2009

Jay Cross

LearnTrends 2009 is going to be awesome. Building a Social Learning Environment. Merging Information, Media, and Social Learning. The LearnTrends Innovation Awards. Check the Agenda on the LearnTrends 2009 tab. learntrends. Tags: Events learntrends

LearnTrends Speakers and Topics Accounced

Tony Karrer

We've put up a preliminary schedule for LearnTrends 2009. Innovation Awards - The conference will also include the LearnTrends Innovation Awards 2009. Contest - Win a Free Copy of Digital Habitats via LearnTrends 2009. Where does social really fit? Are social features really heading in the right direction or do we need to be thinking about stitching things together?

LearnTrends 2009 Archive Videos Now Available

eLearning Cyclops

If you were not able to attend this past week's LearnTrends Conference, they have recorded the sessions and made them available at the link below. Social Media ISD m-Learning e-Learninglink] The sessions were wonderful. Thank you to everyone who put it together. I learned quite a bit during these 3 days and plan to visit the recordings of the few sessions I was unable to attend.

LearnTrends: Backchannel

Jay Cross

Clark Quinn and I led a discussion on Reinventing Organizational Learning at LearnTrends this morning. mariancasey: social network. I think COPs belong to functional leads (eg CFO) but the social artistry of managing them, L&D should be able to advise on.

Brief Intro to Social Networks

Experiencing eLearning

These are my notes from the Learn Trends: Networked and Social Learning online mini-conference. Intro to Social Networks. Social & Networked Learning combines psychology and technology. It can be augmented, influenced, controlled by social interactions. Sometimes being social can help learning. Tags: Connectivism Informal Learning Learning Communities learning learntrends social learning social networks

Contest - Win a Free Copy of Digital Habitats via LearnTrends 2009

Tony Karrer

Nancy White and John Smith will be doing a session at LearnTrends 2009 (a free online conference – you should definitely go register). Session Descriptions Below are the descriptions of the sessions that Nancy and John will be involved with at LearnTrends 2009.

LearnTrends 2009 Video Archive Available

eLearning Weekly

Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to attend the LearnTrends 2009 Online Conference , but I heard great things about it. LearnTrends was sponsored by Jay Cross, Tony Karrer, and George Siemens.). There are tons of other details about the conference here , and you can get more info about LearnTrends on these social networks: Twitter. eLearning Conferences InstructionalDesign learntrends technology Tools Training Web 2.0

Microlearning presentation at LearnTrends

Janet Clarey

Just finished presenting on the topic ‘microlearning’ at the online LearnTrends conference. Social networks that matter: Twitter under the microscope. Social Computing Lab, HP Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA and Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Share and Enjoy: Just finished presenting on the topic ‘microlearning’ at the online LearnTrends conference. Tags: Brandon Hall learntrends microlearning

LearnTrends Tweetstream backchannel

Jay Cross

Here’s tho conversation taking place at Twitter during LearnTrends. (We’d ScottSkibell Videos from Tues & Wed #learntrends event are up. Feature | Block yuuhey RT @jackiegerstein : mLearnopedia – [link] – blogs, activities, research, resources for mobile learning – #learntrends -4:15 PM Nov 18th, 2009. voicethread, thinkingworlds, inxpo, odijoo, caspian learning, 5 moments of need – #learntrends -3:21 PM Nov 18th, 2009.

Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my notes from the Learn Trends: Networked and Social Learning online mini-conference. Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning. How are you measuring social learning? Social & network learning really falls into the OTJ learning, not formal. In chat, vivien disagreed: “I don’t agree that social learning is always downstream of training intervention&#. This can be the social network.

LearnTrends Live: Jane Hart

Jay Cross

Installs social learning system based on ELGG. It’s become SoLearn (short to Social Learning) because that’s what it’s about. Also installed system for social learning for World Wildlife Foundation in Geneva. Terminology — social now a bad word? Jane Hart.

Two Free Online Conferences

Experiencing eLearning

The second is LearnTrends 2009 , November 17-19, with the theme of “Convergence in Workplace Learning.&# Brief Intro to Social Networks. Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning. Tags: K-12 Lifelong Learning e-Learning FETC learntrends

FAQ for Learntrends April 21-22

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

What is April Learntrends ? Learntrends is a series of online conversations among people with an interest in improving the process of learning in corporations and government. Learntrends welcomes anyone interested in organizational learning. When does Learntrends take place? What does Learntrends cost? Learntrends is free. Get the feel of what social media is all about.

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LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference - eLearning Technology , September 21, 2009. Presentation: Fear and Loathing in Social Media - Dont Waste Your Time , September 19, 2009. The Fallacy of Open/Closed Culture in Social Business Design - Skilful Minds , September 22, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals.

LearnTrends Live: Reuters case study

Jay Cross

Social learning: sharing experiences. Social Learning Exchange. Thomas Reuters. Charles Jennings. Largest information company in the world. 70/20/10: 80% of learning takes place outside of class. Learning through experience: 70%. Learning from others: 20%. Learning formally: 10%. Think of your major lessons. They weren’t formal, were they? Note: the 80/20 ratio for informal/formal was the case before networks kicked in.

SharePoint Social Learning Experience

Tony Karrer

for Marketing – Social Learning Experience The concept is probably easiest to understand by considering what HP did around their course on Web 2.0 You can find more on this by going to the LearnTrends – SharePoint in Corporate Learning Recordings.

A few more thoughts about April Learntrends

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

I am delighted to report that recordings of the April Learntrends sessions are online. After all, April Learntrends was an experiment in socially-mediated learning in lieu of traditional presentation. This also reveals that learning is taking place in an emergent social landscape other than the formal education platform and system. Reflection is vital to learning.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Implementing Social Media: Beyond The Hype. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. How To Communicate The Value Of Social Media - The eLearning Coach , November 25, 2009. 10 Social Media Tools For Learning - The eLearning Coach , November 16, 2009. The Big Question: How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organisation?

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. I Finally Get It – Why Social Networking is So Important - Engaged Learning , September 29, 2009. Presentation: Fear and Loathing in Social Media - Dont Waste Your Time , September 19, 2009. The Fallacy of Open/Closed Culture in Social Business Design - Skilful Minds , September 22, 2009. Social Learning Models , September 27, 2009.

LearnTrends 2009: Balance, web 2.0, Internet Time Alliance, DAU

Jay Cross

I was already turning to others for help: Jane Hart for social learning and tools, Jon Husband for KM and competencies, Harold Jarche for open source and design, Charles Jennings for the major CLO’s view, and Clark Quinn for learning theory, m-learning, and serious games. George Siemens began the day by challenging us to see the world as a set of trade-offs. What’s the optimal balance point?

Now What? Beyond Networks

Experiencing eLearning

These are my notes from the Learn Trends: Networked and Social Learning online mini-conference. Tags: Informal Learning Learning Communities learning learntrends This isn’t my usual comprehensive live blogging, just snippets of things that caught my interest. I wanted to actually participate in the chat and watch Twitter too, and I couldn’t juggle all of it at the same time. This is post 3 of 3. Now What? Beyond Networks. George Siemens.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

With the recent launch of InGenius by SkillSoft, I believe it’s time again to raise a pretty important question: Where do Social Learning Tools belong? My contention (as expressed in LMS and Social Learning ) is that most of the vendors are getting this wrong.

Social and Network Learning - Free Online Discussion - June 18

Tony Karrer

This is somewhat last minute notice, but Learn Trends will be having a free online discussion tomorrow on the topic of: Social and Network Learning Social learning and social networks continue to grow in prominence in corporations, organizations, and universities. How can professionals re-create wholeness of understanding in fragmentary conversations and information shared through social networks? Moderators: What is Social and Network Learning?

Business Impact of Learning in the Real World

ID Reflections

Business Impact Of Learning In The Real World View more Microsoft Word documents from LearnTrends. Tags: corporate training collaborative learning social learning informal learning adult learning Also refer to the associated post from Jay Cross: Business Impact of Learning.

Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. Social learning is disruptive and training organizations need to evolve or die, there is no disputing this. E-Social CM Media?

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

So here are the top posts based on social signals via eLearning Learning for August 2010. They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. An interesting week for eLearning - Adobe Captivate Blog , August 7, 2010 As long as it’s Saturday, I wanted to pause for a moment to explore / share a couple of interesting posts from this week’s social media landscape that I think signal some interesting shifts in awareness of our unusual situation as educators.

The learning conference that kicks ass

Jay Cross

Harold Jarche , Clark Quinn , Jane Hart, and I will describe the thinking that went into the development of our new social learning platform , together learn. Tag your posts learntrends and your Tweets #learntrends. Tomorrow, more than a thousand learning professionals will join the free, online party at Corporate Learning Trends and Innovation 08. Tony Karrer, George Siemens, and I set out to provide a platform for voices you haven’t heard at other conferences.

Online social networks, learning and viral expansion loops

Sticky Learning

I respond, 'well I'm becoming more and more interested in the use of social media and microblogging for learning', I then get puzzled looks that say, "too much time on your hands", "what is he talking about?" For me though I see a real role for social media as a platform for business learning.

Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations 2008

Jay Cross

socialize online with peers and other participants (schmoozing encouraged!). Use the tag learntrends to share and find information, locate participant blogs, and invent new activities. Mark Sylvester - Social Networking as a Strategic Part of Your Learning Strategy. Nancy White - Online Social Architectures - Networks and Communities. Attend a conference for troubled times.

Learning Community, Peers and Outside Experts

Tony Karrer

While strife with technical challenges, Nancy White and John Smith’s presentation at LearnTrends 2009 ( LearnTrends 2009 Recordings ) provided some really interesting food for thought. Let’s say the need is – Where and how should we apply social learning in our organization? In some ways this relates closely to the post on Selling Learning Communities. By way of background, Nancy White and John Smith are gurus around all things Communities and Networks.