Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Not to mention blogs, wikis, discussion forums and social bookmarks. In this sense, the pedagogy is constructivist. In this sense, the pedagogy is connectivist. But that’s not to say that the pedagogy of an ILE can’t be instructivist either. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me. There’s method in my madness… The myth of rapid authoring.

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Instructivism, constructivism or connectivism?

E-Learning Provocateur

The popular sequence of events that I have recounted is often represented pictorially as a gradient, accompanied by that ubiquitous table comparing various aspects of the three pedagogies. Sure, the gradient reflects a wonderful growth of ideas, but I think it’s a trap to conclude that the latter pedagogies supersede the former. Social and professional networks such as Facebook and Twitter. Instructivism is dead.

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Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Later in the day I was working with some people who were not that efficient at using the web and wanted to show them what I regard as an essential web tool, del.icio.us , the social bookmarking application. I reached out to the laptop, not my own, to try to open up my del.icio.us I use the Bookmarks feature to put these in the order I want them in, and to shorten their names so I can squeeze more on. Saving to del.icio.us Social bookmarking Post #4 Web 2.0

Learner-Centered Instruction in MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Larry Cuban, a professor emeritus of education at Stanford University, has noted that MOOCs are often confused with pedagogy , which is inaccurate. As we have explored on several previous occasions, students in MOOCs participate in conversations on discussion boards and social media platforms, work together on projects using collaboration tools, share content via social bookmarking sites, and more. Modern education is currently at a crossroads.

Connectivism and the modern learner

E-Learning Provocateur

As far as I can gather, no one’s arguing about the pedagogy of connectivism. Consider the following: Create a social bookmarking account to share useful websites. Use Twitter and Facebook to foster social/professional networking. Recently, I read a blog article about connectivism by Debora Gallo. Soon after, I attended a presentation about m-learning by Jan Herrington, in which she too mentioned connectivism.

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. World Part 2 - Social Enterprise Blog , June 6, 2009 Should you Care about Google Wave? yes, they went there - WISE Pedagogy , June 1, 2009 Time Spent - The Learning Circuits Blog , June 1, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources - Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team - Learning Putty , October 22, 2009. Pedagogy?

Colours in a Winter Thaw « WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Home About Joan Vinall-Cox’s E-Portfolio Colours in a Winter Thaw January 16, 2010 by joanvinallcox Joan Vinall-Cox, PhD, Social Media Consultant [link] from → Uncategorized ← Getting Your Feet Under You! Leave a Reply Subscribe to my Blog del.icio.us Skip to content WebTools For Learners Using the web for communication, education, and business!

2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

Just as we must pay attention to the latest research on learning and pedagogy, it’s important to be aware of current technological trends. Social Media. Social media technologies are exploding, providing an array of offerings for learning online. The prevalence of social networking, real-time search and discussion, and collaborative technologies increase the opportunities for informal and unstructured learning and can enhance structured learning strategies as well.

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Fallen Leaves « WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Home About Joan Vinall-Cox’s E-Portfolio Fallen Leaves November 6, 2009 tags: iPhone , nature by joanvinallcox Joan Vinall-Cox, PhD, Social Media Consultant [link] from → Uncategorized ← Do They REALLY Think We Read it All! Leave a Reply Subscribe to my Blog del.icio.us Skip to content WebTools For Learners Using the web for communication, education, and business!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Catch Up Post: Virtual Worlds Saving Lives, Experience Design and an RFI for an MMO for NASA (acronym attack!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Arrgghh!!! Is Pedagogy Getting in the Way of Learning? Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us Re-installing Zone Alarm AV on my other machine.AGAIN!

Online Networking in Courses

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Sent to you by brent via Google Reader: Online Networking in Courses via Experiencing E-Learning by Christy Tucker on Aug 15, 2007 These are my notes from the presentation MySpace is not YourSpace: The Promise and Pitfalls of Online Social Networking at the Conference for Distance Learning and Teaching last week. Models don't consider all social and cultural aspects. Showed using del.icio.us Online social constructs are disruptive both pedagogically and conceptually."

How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

What it was mention about before about the different ideas learners can have in their minds about learning object is called in pedagogy â??hidden I think the key is that you were able to have some social interaction around what you were learning. Social Web. del.icio.us. Google Bookmarks. The Rapid Elearning Blog. How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? September 16th, 2007. 20 comments. Years ago, I was enrolled in a course on video production.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

SMBs & Social Media (Sum Total). 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. Where we are today: Primary forms of social learning technologies used in corporations today appear to be e-mail, live online learning (Web conferencing), threaded discussion, and collaborative content development.