LMS and Social Learning

Tony Karrer

As a follow on to the discussion of social learning and formal learning in Long Live … great post by BJ Schone - Have LMSs Jumped The Shark? We’ve recently seen LMSs shift to include more functionality, such as wikis, blogs, social networking, etc.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: I Heart My Wiki

Learning Visions

We installed MediaWiki on our local server a couple of weeks ago and Ive been using it to record everything I can for my e-Learning strategy project. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID.

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Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. While some view themselves as “social learning&# savvy, incorporating various components, others seem to see themselves as just sitting on the sidelines. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. Dip their feet in it – just a bit, a little here, a little there – oh and call it a full social learning platform.

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.

Strategies and Techniques for Implementing Social, Collaborative, and 3D Learning (Virtual Worlds)

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

December Online Forum : Dec 13 & 14 REGISTER HERE This Online Forum explores different types of collaborative and social technology-based learning. Take this opportunity NOW to incorporate collaborative and social aspects into your e-Learning and. Its a GREAT case study in implementing a wiki using MediaWiki. It will examine the use of these technologies to support your current learning initiative or as stand-alone learning environments.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

The three previous posts in this series were: The Smart Worker : learns continuously with social media. On the Social Web millions of people freely and willingly share resources they have created for others to use. Intelpedia is hosted on the open source MediaWiki software.

TCC08: Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why?

Experiencing eLearning

Social Connection. Social Connection Tools. More social community. Gave an example of faculty handbook created with wiki (using MediaWiki). Presenters: Alice Bedard-Voorhees, Colorado Mountain College, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA. Lisa Cheney-Steen, Colorado Community College System, Denver, Colorado, USA. Starting with an intro to Web 2.0. New tools pop up all the time. Why not just use the features in your LMS? Information or Presentation. Collaboration.

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

In their jobs, workplace learning professionals continue to make heavy use of e-learning authoring tools as well as web conferencing tools (which are on the rise this year by the way), whereas their own personal/professional toolsets include a wider range of social and other tools.:

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.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access social media sites out of the workplace. Secondly, it is just not social networking.

Hot tools, hot topics

Learning with e's

tools and social media’, this was the last parallel paper session before the final plenary event at EDEN – day 3. Collaborative editing was required so an ‘institution free’ wiki – MediaWiki – was selected. When we are using social software, who needs protection?

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APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Social Media Solutions that have multiple APIs built in their system, basically they are a mashup in a sense. FourSquare – a social networking platform that intertwines the power of geolocation, other vendors in this space include Loopt. MediaWiki API. MyVidster – social bookmarking plus videos.

OpenAcademic.worth watching

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

This is the marriage of Elgg, Drupal, Moodle, and Mediawiki. This helps answer many of the questions I receive like, "how do we decide which to use, wikis, blogs, or social networks", or "how can we make them work together". Like I said a few posts back, we are at our worst when we try to create our own learning system thingy. However, OpenAcademic is not about an enterprise vendor riding the latest trend.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access social media sites out of the workplace. Secondly, it is just not social networking.

Enterprise 2.0

eLearning Weekly

the use of social media and social networking tools in a business setting, is having a major impact on how employees learn and share information. This is very much in line with the theory of informal learning and social learning. MediaWiki ), micro-blogging platforms (ex. Yammer or Present.ly ), social bookmarking sites (ex. Scuttle ), and even in-house social networks, similar to Facebook. and Social Media. Enterprise 2.0,

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for Jane Hart

Learning Visions

7) MediaWiki Wiki love. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, July 26, 2007 My Top Ten Tools for Jane Hart Jane Hart asked me to add my own top ten list to the mix.

gLMS is coming - Google Gears

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

I believe MediaWiki is the single greatest learning tool you could implement in your organization. Its editable, linkable, taggable, and social. With the release of Google Gears MediaWiki (and ALL wikis for that matter) become infinitly more powerful once they re-code to take advantage of the offline capabilities of Google Gears. This post isn't about Google Gears as much as it is about what it signals to the learning industry.

Reducing Costs in Precarious Times

eLearning Weekly

Specifically, we are using WordPress , MediaWiki , and Scuttle. Use social networks. Stay up to date on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , and other social networks. Plus, I find that my social networks help me keep my finger on the pulse of our field, and ithey have helped me meet some very smart (and extraordinarily helpful) people. It’s no secret that we need to do more with less at work, given the financial mess the world is in.

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Have LMSs Jumped The Shark?

eLearning Weekly

We’ve recently seen LMSs shift to include more functionality, such as wikis, blogs, social networking, etc. If I want a great wiki platform, I’m going to download MediaWiki or DokuWiki (also free and they have huge support communities). And when it comes to social networking, as a co-worker put it, “Do they really think I’m going to create a ‘friends’ list in the LMS?

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? IBM I only briefly mentioned how other organizations are adopting these tools in a big way - The Wall Street Journal - June 18 2007 - social networking at IBM 26,000 registered blogs. DogEar – Social Bookmarking BluePages - employee-controlled profiles of 400,000 employees Daily online newsletter called w3.

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e-Learning Acupuncture: Wiki uses at Universities

E-Learning Acupuncture

If RMC were to host a wiki, wiki software could be chosen that would be firewall-friendly, such as MediaWiki. Talk to me about the CDA wiki option - we have an instance of mediawiki that works on both DWAN and WWW. Online Resources for DE Resources for DE Rubrics Stephen Downes The Journal of Educators Online U Idaho - DE at a Glance Blog Archive ► 2010 (16) ► July (1) Online Social Networks Will Never Die!

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