The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

People often cite Wikipedia as a unreliable source since it is a “collaborative&# encyclopaedia. But the difference is that with Wikipedia errors can not only be easily pointed out and quickly corrected. Intelpedia is hosted on the open source MediaWiki software.

Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

” If this is true, then why don’t we give our employees and learners plenty of privacy and autonomy? This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. Cooperative learning, corporate teamwork, and open plans emerged at different times and for different reasons. Think Wikipedia, Linux, Moodle and so many more. The earliest open-source creators didn’t share office space – often they didn’t even live in the same country.

Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

” If this is true, then why don’t we give our employees and learners plenty of privacy and autonomy? This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. Cooperative learning, corporate teamwork, and open plans emerged at different times and for different reasons. Think Wikipedia, Linux, Moodle and so many more. The earliest open-source creators didn’t share office space – often they didn’t even live in the same country.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Dimdim has an open source version so developers can integrate it with other software. It also integrates with a few open source eLearning tools. It’s a free and open source application with templates and plugins for enhancements.