What is PENS?

Growth Engineering

The answer lies in PENS. PENS stands for Package Exchange Notification Service. For it to work, both the LMS and the authoring tool need to be compatible with PENS. With PENS however, once the author clicks ‘publish’ they can forget about it and get on with their day.


Using Social Networking in Education


Most people would probably assume that today social networking and education are now pretty interrelated. Social networking platforms are part of mainstream culture. who have internet access use social networking technologies for blogging, chatting, online communities and more.

How to Blend Education and Social Technologies


One thing is certain, social networks are here and will not be going anywhere anytime soon. Not a day goes by that we don’t hear a company beg us to “like” them on Facebook, and now educational institutions are very much jumping on board the social train – and with good reason!

Freinet and social media

Learning with e's

When I wrote Blogging with Freire , I was speculating on what that great Brazilian educator and theorist might have made of educational blogging - a concept he never knew, because he died before the Internet and social media came in to common use.

The Why’s and How’s of Social Learning in the Workplace

SHIFT eLearning

Social Learning is not a new concept that has just come out of the factory—cloaked in layers of jargons and giving off the appearance of something that is impossible to wrap your wits around. We are learning “socially” almost always. Social Learning

Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? We All Did. | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? I’m sure you have had the experience of having to remember a phone number for the minute or two it took you to find a pen and paper.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hot Laser-Engraved Moleskine Porn

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Great George Carlin Tribute (via Indexed) | Main | Happy Birthday U.S.! I of course, prefer the hard-cover, squared notebook for all my essential pen & ink work.

Friday Finds | March 9, 2018

Mike Taylor

“There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. Social technologies in business – the impact, the benefits, the issues ”. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.”

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform


This update, available for anyone to try for 14 days, supports companies’ blended learning strategies with a modular approach for social and informal learning (a la the 70:20:10 learning model). 9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9.

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Can’t be at the ATD ICE 2016 Conference? Join Virtually

Learning Rebels

When Shannon originally asked me to pen a piece on participation without presence, I merely reflected on how I coped with my own, lamented crying jags over not being able to go to all these awesome events and tried to offer some fairly basic tools and mechanisms. Anticipation!

Silicon Valley Parents Question Value of Technology in Learning. Should We?

Dashe & Thomson

the school’s chief teaching tools are anything but high-tech: pens and paper, knitting needles and, occasionally, mud.

11 Bad Tech Habits at Work


Encourage employees to put pen to paper to take notes or start using a notetaking app that can take notes for employees and disseminate them following the meeting so that workers can be 100 percent present at meetings. Over-Allocation of Time to Work Social Media.

8 Productivity Tips for Online Course Creators


The old-school method is to keep a notebook and a pen with you at all times, which is a good solution if you prefer to do your thinking on paper. Block your social medial accounts. Many people use social media as a way of procrastinating tasks that require a lot of mental effort.

The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training


In this interesting guest post he penned for TalentLMS, the author CK McKay explains why he thinks e-learning doesn’t work. THE QUOTE: “ The future of e-Learning is wide open! Learning doesn’t just happen during business hours in the office or in the classroom.

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The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators


In today’s scenario, with our renewed understanding of how people ‘learn’ (mostly informal, social, and less formal), this gains considerable significance. Before you can help your organization become social, you need to “walk the social talk” yourself. ” – Jane Hart.

Using Games and Avatars to Change Learner Behavior

Kapp Notes

After the game was over, participants waited as the researcher then “accidently” spilled a cup of pens a few feet away. No former virtual world helicopter passengers helped pick up the spilled pens. A recent article in Wired presented an interesting research finding.

Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features


In 2014, Sanjeev Agrawal, the founder and chief executive of Collegefeed and former global head of product marketing at Google, penned an article titled Six Reasons Millennials are Actually the Best Workers. One way to do this is by investing in a social learning management system (LMS).

What I learned from the WEBINAR Gurus --Thiagi, Lou Russell, Jane Bozarth - Tip #138

Vignettes Learning

e-Learning Strategy eLearning instructional design micro-scenarios microlearning ray jimenez small bites learning social learning stories story-basedI got to visit the Monastery where Gurus Live There are many ways to learn, but it is best is to seek out Gurus.


One step beyond

Learning with e's

Earlier today on Twitter I said: 'To use any social media to its full potential in education you must venture beyond the classroom.' Social media are time and space independent. Foursquare QR tags social media smartphones GPS blogging

Shocking outcomes from ATD research on Instructional design

Challenge to Learn

No social learning, no informal learning, nothing about connecting learning to the business. Are the still using pen and paper?

A Conversation with Author Catherine Lombardozzi

Kapp Notes

And she has recently penned a new book. Kapp: You tackle a big concept in your book which is “how to integrate formal, informal, social, developmental, and experiential learning in a comprehensive strategy for building knowledge and skills.”

Back To Basics: What is ADDIE?

Obsidian Learning

D esign: This phase in the ADDIE process is where you really start to lay pen on paper… or finger on mouse. We’ve covered some of the basic concepts in Instructional Design and Terminology in our previous Back To Basics segments.


3 Story Lesson Starters That Never Fail - Tip #119

Vignettes Learning

Use Descriptive Words That Enable Learners to Create a Picture in Their Minds “The pen is mightier than the sword.” Every day we tell and hear stories about ourselves, about people we love (or don’t love), and about many other things in our world.

Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features


In 2014, Sanjeev Agrawal, the founder and chief executive of Collegefeed and former global head of product marketing at Google, penned an article titled Six Reasons Millennials are Actually the Best Workers. One way to do this is by investing in a social learning management system (LMS).

10 Books from My Reading List

ID Reflections

I am profoundly grateful to the authors for penning these.for opening up doors and windows for the likes of us. Christensen Dumbing us Down by John Gatto The Art of Choosing by Sheena Iyenger The Social Conquest of Earth by Edward Wilson On Violence by Hannah Arendt Alone Together by Sherry Turkle Poor Economics by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown Quiet: The Power of Introverts by Susan Cain Being Wrong by Kathryn Schulz.

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Twitter for Trainers: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Ideas


More : How to Save ‘Social Learning’ Before We Destroy It. E-learning corporate learning learning and development social media trainingHow do you know an idea has gone thoroughly mainstream? It appears in melodramatic primetime television. This is even true of training.

Global learning collectives

Learning with e's

It was a great step beyond the pen pal letters we used to write when I was in secondary school in the 1960s. Technology AFCENT International School social media international school videoconference Skype education learning cultural Games based learning Global learning collectives language

Assumptions about attentiveness: is eye contact engagement?

Good To Great

I’m still partial to a beautiful notebook and still turn to my trusty pen and paper to take notes during meetings, when jotting down thoughts for my next book review, and in numerous other situations. A while back, when Craig Taylor was subject to similar cynicism , I declared myself firmly in the pen-and-paper camp. Learning and training Presenting conference future of learning learning social media

Five Sure Ways to Prepare for High-Impact Webinars - Tip #156

Vignettes Learning

Type in the chat or use your pen to encircle your answer. e-Learning Strategy eLearning instructional design micro-scenarios microlearning ray jimenez small bites learning social learning stories story-basedHow do you grab your audience’s attention?


An LMS Can Motivate and Monitor Healthcare Training


A survey conducted by HR and Nurse Excellence reveals that over half of healthcare organizations utilize social learning management systems. TOPYX is a social learning management system that services unlimited users for one low, flat subscription rate.

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Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

Such a tool must deliver, at a minimum: social authoring capabilities; a collaborative review environment; interactive design elements; asset repositories; course template flexibility and reusability; version control; and. Social authoring. and 2004. · PDF. · PENS.

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5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. Social Learning. The “gerbil in the wheel” mentality continues, despite over 30 different types of social media. Social learning is becoming a generalization of anything that involves collaboration.

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

Draw and Talk Over Your Images to Communicate Clearer

TechSmith Camtasia

With Snagit, you can simply talk and draw like you would if marking up a physical document with a pen then send it to a colleague or student. Select the pen tool and set the desired width/color. Have you ever watched your local weather reporter draw a weather pattern on the screen?

Daily Bookmarks 09/29/2008

Experiencing eLearning

Annoyingly, just as complaints about literacy multiply, along comes a technology that has promoted a renaissance in reading and writing, yet it is treated with contempt by the ‘pen and paper’ brigade. Harold Jarche » Selecting Social Network Platforms. Describes several smaller social network platforms with some pluses and minuses, including Ning, Grou.ps, Buddy Press, and Elgg. Donald Clark Plan B: txtng (the gr8 db8).

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