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The eLearning Coach

You can import photos from a digital camera, edit them, and make and share Picasa Web Albums online. It’s a way to broadcast and get updates with AIM buddies from all your social media. Dropbox seems to be the file synchronization software of choice. It will automatically synchronize files between all of your computers, regardless of whether they run the Mac, Windows or Linux OS. Share this on del.icio.us.

Theory-informed design tips

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• Use real photos rather than cartoons or illustrations. The forum may be synchronous or asynchronous, or both. • Create a social bookmarking account. • Encourage social networking. In my previous article , I proposed a Taxonomy of Learning Theories to organise a few of the myriad of theories into some semblance of order, and to assist instructional designers in using theory to inform their work.

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