What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning , from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools. This step also requires planning more than technology.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | November 9, 2018

Mike Taylor

From funny cartoons to serious reflections and a whole lot in between, here is what I found this week from the learning, design, and technology world. Technology is changing very rapidly, and those changes seem to be accelerating. Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany.

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2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Audio/ podcasts. Social SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Social Mentoring/ coaching. Social Websites? Social Books? Social Collaborative projects. Social Wikis. Social Blogs (written/ video). Social Micro-blogging. Social Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Thursday, June 28, 2007 Emerging Technologies in e-Learning I sat in on a lunchtime WebEx presentation with Gary Woodill -- Director, Research and Analysis, Brandon Hall Research. The topic: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning. Gary has worked on three "Emerging e-Learning" reports Emerging E-Learning Technologies: Have looked at 52 emerging technologies. Now were into web 2.0 -- new technologies that werent there 10 years ago. Its a descending technology.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter | Main | Netvibes Ginger - Promote on Blog Feature test » March 06, 2008 Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP HBR IdeaCast 80: Where Does Strategic Innovation Come From? Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. Social Media Connection.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor | Main | GDC Update 1: Geez My Hotel Room is Small! Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « video jug test | Main | "The Book of Learning and Forgetting" » June 14, 2007 Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) Thanks to Stephen for finding this great rundown on the semantic world. From the site: "Semantic technologies include software standards and methodologies thatare aimed at providing more explicit meaning for the information thatsat our disposal. del.icio.us

The changing Web

Learning with 'e's

Social media - often referred to as Web 2.0 , or the participatory Web - is shaping up to be one of the most important tool sets available to support the promotion of change in education. Essentially, the Web has become more social. As with most other technology innovations, Web 2.0

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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

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Learning 2.0 Is Like Punk Rock

eLearning Weekly

We have fantastic tools at our disposal, like blogs, social bookmarking, wikis, RSS, etc. - tools/technologies and experimenting with them on their own. If you force people to use social bookmarking, they’ll ignore it. From what I’ve seen, the key may lie in the everyday learning and technology professionals like you and me. We should continue to test-drive tools and technologies.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee)

Mark Oehlert

"So heres the flip test: imagine that current corporate collaboration and communication technologies were exclusively E2.0 platforms -- blogs, wikis, etc. -- and all of a sudden a crop ofnew channel technologies -- email, instant messaging, text messaging-- became available. How, in the flip-test universe,would the new channel technologies be received?" Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

EDEN saw play.

Learning with e's

sessions, which came under the heading of 'Emerging New Media and technology'. Deborah Everhart (Georgetown University, USA) followed, with a session on social bookmarking, using Blackboard MLE tools. I followed as the third speaker, with my session on wikis and collaborative learning, and the session was capped off by an overview of social software from Antonio Huertas (Open University of Catalonia, Spain) who dealt with 'Wikis, blogs and tagging in education'.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

Social bookmarking sites like ‘Digg’ can filter through the excess or monitored sites like ‘Wikepedia’ can be a suitable, yet not always reliable, source of information. Challenge 3: Create a robust technology platform that provides just-in-time delivery.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "The Core of Fun" (Raph Koster via IT Conversations)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week) | Main | Look! Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Passively Multiplayer Online Game (PMOG) | Main | "New study examines how online games can teach business skills" (Red Herring) » June 28, 2007 Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it. Tom Werner points to some stats from a recent WSJ article that certainly provides some good corporate ammo: Everyone knows that IBM is a bellwether company in the use of technology for learning.

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The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with 'e's

or the ‘social web’. In this paper, having revisited my previous speeches I''m going to try to gaze once more into the near future in an attempt to determine what education might look like in the light of the technological developments that comprise Web 2.0.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hinchcliffe Visual on Next-Gen Apps

Mark Oehlert

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

Models for Learning Questions

Tony Karrer

9) When introducing these new learning methods, I have the impression that the resistance from organisation is lies more in the new role of the training department rather then new technologies. So, I would agree that new technologies is less the issue. Yammer (internal twittering) is almost impossible to explain to someone who has no experience with any social networking (and probably not with anything more than email lists). Technology is Tactical not Strategic 7.

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Speaking Engagements in London and Paris

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

After spending two weeks in London and Paris, my interactions with elearning professionals have left me even more convinced about the need for embracing new technology to advance learning. The occasion was the Learning Technologies 2008 Conference. social informal learning

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Connectivism and the modern learner

E-Learning Provocateur

Instead, we need to exploit technology to extend our knowledge beyond our own brains. Consider the following: Create a social bookmarking account to share useful websites. Recommend news feeds, podcasts, blogs and discussion forums.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Vintage Tech Predictions - Some eerily right.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone | Main | Grid 16: How Fast Can You Learn, Prioritize, and React? Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 8: Ray Kurzweil Keynote

Mark Oehlert

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

Slugs and snails and social enzymes

Learning with e's

Conversation is of course often technologically mediated in this digital age. We can use text, audio or video in a number of modes and through a mind dazzling range of technologies. Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking.

eLearning - Social Media - Mobile Learning

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 15, 2009 to May 22, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Presentation: Social Bookmarking with Delicious - Don't Waste Your Time , May 15, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design, Part 1 - The E-Learning Curve , May 19, 2009 Meeting icebreaker-How to get a group to acknowledge differences in perceptions.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Your LMS Is a Control Freak

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Gamelab Institute of Play | Main | I swear.this is why people switch to Apple. » September 13, 2007 Your LMS Is a Control Freak Tony Karrer points to and expands on a post at Dicole on Horizontal Technologies for Learning. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Quote of the Day: Jenkins on Convergence

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook) | Main | "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week) » August 28, 2007 Quote of the Day: Jenkins on Convergence " I will argue here against the idea that convergence should be understood primarily as a technological process bringing together multiple media functions with in the same devices. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): So here I sit, technically in-between jobs.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Two new addictions.flickrvision and twittrvision. federal government working in the e-Learning Technology Center (eLTC) at the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). del.icio.us

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Of General Interest to Edupatents

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Web-based collaboration and presentation tools | Main | "Games trainers play" (Washington Business Journal) » April 18, 2007 Of General Interest to Edupatents (from the Washington Post) (be aware - read this soon before it passes into the archive.and please explain to me why I have to pay for OLD news?) Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Crunchies.a new Web award backed by some high-powered folks.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Thinking about conferences. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy: Examples from the Online World

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

This taxonomy does not specify which collaboration tools and technologies should be used for learning. In the digital world, examples of learning activities that lead to remembering include highlighting and social bookmarking. Social bookmarks allow learners to collaborate and quickly -as well as frequently- visit important pages, helping memorize their content. Online collaboration between learners is the bedrock of Bloom's Digital Taxonomy.

Social enzymes

Learning with e's

Conversation is of course often technologically mediated in this digital age. We can use text, audio or video in a number of modes and through a mind dazzling range of technologies. Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Danger of "Quick Wins

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil | Main | Hinchcliffe Visual on Next-Gen Apps » June 23, 2008 The Danger of "Quick Wins As I become more and more convinced that implementing next-gen/Web 2.0 is soooo much less about technology than about culture (Duh Mark, I know), then I am also becoming more and more convinced of the danger of quick wins. del.icio.us

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist | Main | Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins » June 03, 2007 Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering - Day 1

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « At the e-Learning Guilds Annual Gathering | Main | Late.but Jon Stewart reports on Second Life » April 15, 2008 e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering - Day 1 So the general conference is starting today. 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

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Look! The George Mason University Instructional Technology Program and the Defense Acquisition University invite you to attend the 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium to be held on June 3, 4 & 5, 2008 in the Johnson Center on the Fairfax Campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

The Future Of Learning Design

The eLearning Coach

Coach: What types of challenges do newer technologies, such as mobile and podcast, present to the instructional designer? Too often we take something like a podcast and present it as an hour long lecture. All great techniques to use for educational podcasts.