Anatomy of a PLE

Learning with e's

Originally a counterpoint to the institutional Managed Learning Environment (iMLE or 'VLE'), PLEs are becoming a much talked about concept, and were the prime focus of the recently held PLE Conference in Cornella, Barcelona. What does a PLE look like?

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Micro-Learning: Its Role in Formal, Informal and Incidental Learning

ID Reflections

Thus, micro-learning can play a crucial role in both formally designed performance support as well as in informal learning, with the latter focusing on user-generated content. What is micro-learning? When and where does it work well? What characteristics define micro-learning? In this post, I have looked at micro-learning from the point of view of efficacy as well as applicability. Microlearning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities.

Trending Sources

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Occupying a place on the continuum somewhere between a VLE and a PLE, an ILE is an informal learning environment that a facilitator manages on behalf of a group of learners. Unlike a PLE, an ILE is communal. Rockin’ role. A touch dramatic, isn’t it?

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#EDENchat Up close and personal

Learning with e's

There were posts about the Anatomy of PLEs , their functionality , their role as a counterpoint to the institutional Learning Management System, and also their relationship to MOOCs and Connectivism. education learning personal devices PLE social media

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

PLE / Personal Learning Environment: What’s yours like? New Roles for Instructors, Instructional Designers, and Subject Matter Experts - Element K Blog , December 3, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. I’ve fallen a bit behind on my reading in December, so I was glad to be able to use eLearning Learning to catch me up on the good stuff for the month. A couple of real gems in here. December 1, 2009 to December 15, 2009.

The boy done good

Learning with e's

The role of the VLE appears to be changing. Tags: University of Plymouth VLE PLE Plymouth Student Educator dan kennedy One of my third year students, Dan Kennedy, has had his first article published in a new journal.

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Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. Anatomy of a PLE - Learning with e’s , July 11, 2010. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010. HOLD THE FRONT PAGE - PLE’s need Teachers - Learnadoodledastic , September 23, 2010. Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010 I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. HOLD THE FRONT PAGE - PLE’s need Teachers - Learnadoodledastic , September 23, 2010 Call it a PLE if you like, to me it is connectivist learning. PLE - “My PLE is where I store all my “keys” to the network.

Informal Learning Technology

Tony Karrer

Certainly one of the things that jumps out at me was the same learning goals challenges that we faced in the work literacy course that we ran during a similar timeframe: Because there were so many people contributing to the course, and because the content of the course actually shifted and varied according to participation and input into the course, it was necessary to emphasize to students that their role in the course was not to attempt to assimilate all course content.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media and Social Network Educational Infographics - Dont Waste Your Time , June 15, 2010 I am seeing and reading so many blog posts and tweets with someone trying to explain what is a Social Network, or what is a PLN/PLE. believe it is important for everyone, especially those in teaching or training roles, to develop critical thinking skills. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

Disruptive Changes in Learning

Tony Karrer

It certainly again raises the question of our changing role in a DIY world. More Prior Work on PKM and PLE, now think Use CasesGeorge Siemens recent post - Formal and informal.control vs foster discusses the move from mainstream, controlled information to consumer generated information.

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LearnTrends: Microlearning

Experiencing eLearning

Politics of institutions vs. individuals: LMS vs. PLE. PLE: Individual surrounded by tools, people. Corporate learning serves multiple roles. These are my live blogged notes from Janet Clarey’s LearnTrends session on Microlearning. My side comments are in italics. Official description: Microlearning: Beyond Learning Objects and Just-in-time Performance Support.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Try Before You Buy Tools Used Better Conferences - Response Needed Roles in CoP's The science of learning Learning 2.0 Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Learning 2.0 - The Things How we read online. -

Collaborative Learning Anthropologist and Specialist (CLA): Enterprise 2.0, Web 2.0 and Learning Career or Job Opportunities

Vignettes Learning

Here are jobs, tasks, and roles in emerging Enterprise 2.0, Online Coach - uses video and audio conferencing, Instant Messaging, Twitter, tracking to support coaching roles. PLE Assistants - Personal Learning Environments ( PLE ) - Downes , Sims and Kareer talk about the need of the connected learners to learn to work with the technologies to advance personal learning - easily said, but difficult for some to execute. Future jobs, now, today!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Messy Learning OK. Messy Training Not OK.

Learning Visions

A PLE can be messy. The role of instructional designer is not to go all "messy" or all "formal" the role is to blend the two. The role of instructional designer is not to go all "messy" or all "formal" the role is to blend the two.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

PLE Architecture - Viplav Baxi Meanderings , July 24, 2010 personal profiler that would collect and store personal information. What does a PLE look like? Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Great stuff again this month. The following are the top items based on social signals.

Storyboard Templates iPhone - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

PLE / Personal Learning Environment: What’s yours like? New Roles for Instructors, Instructional Designers, and Subject Matter Experts - Element K Blog , December 3, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. I fell a bit behind on my reading in December. Luckily eLearning Learning was able to point me at the top 63 posts for the month! December 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

The Various Roles of Instructional Design (work in progress) - Jonathan’s ID , June 5, 2009. Developing a PLE Using Web 2.0 It’s always fun at this time of the year to look back at what’s happened in the world of eLearning. And I’m having a good time on this post as I’m seeing some really great stuff that I hadn’t seen before. This also contributed to the Hot Topics and eLearning Trends for 2009.

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Assign people into roles. Aiding in such things as increasing positive learner attitudes and providing a social role model for interactions. Related posts: PLE / Personal Learning Environment: What’s yours like? Roles (77). August was a little quiet in terms of traffic numbers and vacations, but there were some really great posts you may have missed during vacation. I know I did.