Professional Learning Portfolios Workshop

Jane Hart

There has been a lot of interest in this topic, so I am proposing to run a 2-part, 2 week online workshop at the Social Learning Centre (in December and January), for those who would like to find out more about how to set up their own professional learning portfolio.

Rebalancing Your Training Portfolio

Your Training Edge

All this make my training portfolio. A training portfolio that focuses your core market, contains defined and updated training objectives and uses diversified training tools both online and off line, assures your success. Your portfolio is about them not you.

Building Your Professional Portfolio & Online Presence

Mike Taylor

Tips and Tools for Creating a Professional Portfolio. You never know when you might need to show a professional portfolio. I recently talked with Connie Malamed ( @elearningcoach ) about options for creating your online portfolio. ELC 051: Tips and Tools for Creating an eLearning Portfolio. Networking for introverts, the shy and the socially anxious.

Here’s How an E-Learning Portfolio Builds Your Skills

Rapid eLearning

Having a portfolio is really important, especially in today’s world of digital technology. Recently, I gave a presentation on why you should maintain a work portfolio, here’s part of the presentation where we’ll focus on your personal development. What is a Portfolio?

How Freelance Clients Find Me

Experiencing eLearning

Portfolio. An online portfolio is a requirement if you’re freelancing. Your portfolio is a way to tell your story about the work you do and the work you want to do in the future. My portfolio is on my business website. Social Media and Online Communities.

Reimagined Learning: Content & Portfolio elaborated

Clark Quinn

And, as activities can be social, so too can the products be, and the reflections. design meta-learning social strategyIn a previous post I laid out the initial framework for rethinking learning design, and in a subsequent post I elaborated the activity component.

Social Learning pays off! A Success Story

Origin Learning

In a world where the social platform is increasingly the way to connect, learn, grow and scale, businesses are being made to alter their thinking. With no training program to use, the solution was modeled with navigation features similar to the most popular social sites.

The differences between social professional networks and communities of practice

Matrix

The meaning of ‘community’ has changed drastically with the spread of the internet and the rise of all the social networks. Main difference between social and professional communities. Social networks focus on relationship.

Building an eLearning portfolio: what to include, formatting basics, and tips

LearnUpon

An eLearning portfolio is one of the most important marketing tools you have at your disposal. In this article, Christopher Pappas from eLearning Industry highlights 5 formatting basics, 5 elements you should include, and 3 tips that will help you to create an effective eLearning portfolio.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Portfolios

Learning Visions

Thursday, August 02, 2007 Online Portfolios Jennifer Madrell shows us a great example of an online portofolio , which she calls a "svelte and sparkly version of this blog - that is a requirement and capstone project at Indiana University." Hi Cammy I havent got an online portfolio for myself.

Social Media: Gathering LinkedIn Recommendations

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Instead of a leather portfolio filled with letters of recommendation, in today's world recommendations are part of your online LinkedIn profile. Social Mediaby Sally Cox    My colleagues know that I am a fanatic about LinkedIn.

Here’s Why You Need an E-Learning Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

I got about 1000 inquiries and ended up looking at over 200 portfolios. I could have looked at more but I got a lot of emails from people who didn’t have portfolios. They either didn’t have a portfolio or the projects they worked on were proprietary so they couldn’t share them.

Social Awareness Program For Instructional Design Degree

Nick Leffler

It wasn’t for any typical Instructional Design work which I’ve worked on (even in my side consulting jobs) but with social media skills at the center. I’ve done a lot around social media lately including participating in several Twitter chats. For the past several years I’ve focused heavily on increasing my social presence from LinkedIn to Twitter, and even this blog. Social Awareness Program. Social and Learned Helplessness in Learning.

Increasing Social Awareness in Higher Education

Nick Leffler

About two months ago I wrote about increasing social awareness in higher education , specifically the MSIDT program that I graduated from. Developing the social awareness of the program has gone well, although nothing like I had planned. I began going in a few different directions; writing articles for various websites/magazines, writing blog posts for the MSIDT website, and reviving or creating social media accounts to share and converse with the community. Social Media.

Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn, Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I have a handful of recruiters who have taken the time to view my portfolio, talk to me about my goals and future plans, and learn my skill set. Social Mediaby Sally Cox    We have previously explored the importance of having a  strong LinkedIn profile.

Professional Learning: The SCOPE Approach and Plan

Jane Hart

In other words, how best to set up and maintain a Professional Learning Portfolio, which can provide a valuable professional online presence, that can be shared with others. leaning portfolios Social learning

Landing That First Job After College

KnowledgeCity

If not, it’s time to clean up your feeds, because 70 percent of companies screen candidates via social media. So, if you don’t have an online portfolio, start building. Bring a hard copy of your portfolio. More than 6 million people in the United States are out of work.

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The future belongs to those who take charge of their own learning

Jane Hart

So just like artists have a design portfolio of work to demonstrate their abilities, what you need is a “learning portfolio” to evidence your professional learning and capabilities. So how do you set up a Learning Portfolio? leaning portfolios

A Blueprint for supporting Modern Professional Learning: Part 2 Overview

Jane Hart

The manager’s role is to enable and support his/her people (individually … Social learning

Cisco Expands Certification Portfolio: Collaboration, IP Voice, Digital Video by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Emerging Topics Learning Media Mobile Learning Professional Development Social Media New Collaboration Certifications help transform the way work is done, addresses IP voice and digital video workplace. transformation and evolving job roles.

The Two Faces of ePortfolios

Learning Visions

An article by Helen Barrett: Balancing the Two Faces of ePortfolios The conceptual model of an online portfolio - multiple purposes: 1) learning & reflection – main activity around learning and collaboration 2) showcase achievement/accountability [link] These two activities need to work together.

When Social means Business …

Learning Cafe

Last week news was abounding that Microsoft are about to announce their acquisition of social media company Yammer for $1.2B. Although not yet confirmed, it comes hot on the heels of other social media buy outs such as Salesforce.com snapping up Buddy Media for close to $700 million to complement its existing Chatter social media platform; Oracle adding Collective Intellect and Vitrue to its portfolio of social media-related acquisitions and SAP acquiring Ariba for $4.3

It's complicated

Learning with e's

We discussed the evolution of social media in higher education and also how institutional virtual learning environments (learning management systems) are being developed to cope with new demands of new learners.

Saffron launches new social learning platform

Saffron Interactive

At next week’s Learning Technologies Exhibition Saffron Interactive (Stand 33) will be demonstrating Saffron Share, a corporate social network, personal portfolio and community knowledge base for collaboration and ‘just-in-time’ learning. The product is based on the open source Elgg social networking engine. Essentially, it’s a Moodle approach to the corporate social network with clear benefits for global organisations with tens of thousands of learners.’.

2009 Review

Experiencing eLearning

Not coincidentally, June was the month I finally put together a portfolio of my work. These are my top posts according to the social signals measured by eLearning Learning : Blogging in a Walled Garden. It’s time for that annual ritual of looking back at the year.

Social Media Goals

Clark Quinn

expo (part of the time with fellow miscreant Jay Cross ), and it led me to think a bit more about social media tools and approaches. We were prompted to visit Blue Kiwi , which is probably the leading European social media platform. Vignette , on the other hand, started as a CMS for KM, but then added social media around it. Drupal is an open source CMS that’s been used for social media, and Elgg similarly started as an open source portfolio tool but has expanded.

Moving Beyond E-Learning (online workshop)

Jane Hart

“The role of L&D is shifting: from creator of a portfolio of training elements to enabler of learning” Want to find out more about how to help your organisation move forward? Social learning Come and join the next online workshop, Moving Beyond E-Learning running 2 March – 3 April. The way we learn in the workplace is changing; […].

7 ways to assess without testing

Learning with e's

This has been used for centuries, and is great for ascertaining how well a child has mastered a particular skill, whether they are disengaged or are on task, and how well they are integrating into the social context of learning. 4) e-Portfolios.

Google Wave – Social Learning – Business – eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 12, 2009 to June 19, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Business Casual , June 14, 2009 Brain rule #12 - Clive on Learning , June 12, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals. Eight Myths About Video Games Debunked , June 17, 2009 Here’s Why You Need an E-Learning Portfolio , June 16, 2009 Game Studies 0102: Cultural framing of computer/video games.

How to Become an Industry Pro

B Online Learning

How to build your online portfolio through community Tips & tricks on establishing your expertise. In this video, Tom Kuhlmann, VP of Articulate Community talks about how to become an industry pro. The presentation was the closing keynote at iDESIGNX in Sydney 2014.

Learning with 'e's: The 5th Plymouth e-Learning Conference

Learning with e's

Josie Fraser is well known in the field of social media and learning, and writes regularly about her research on her blog SocialTech. Tags: Josie Fraser Donald Clark Steve Wheeler social media Plymouth e-Learning Conference Plymouth

Why support self-organized learning in the workplace?

Jane Hart

The Smart Worker (SW) learns best with and from others > Encourage social interactions and knowledge sharing in the workflow. The Smart Worker thrives on autonomy > Promote professional learning (outside the organisation) and the use of professional learning portfolios.

This time it's personal

Learning with e's

It's a Ning site focused on Personal Learning Environments and Digifolios (read e-Portfolios) which as I write this post, already has 48 members. Tags: social network e-portfolios Web 2.0 Today turned out to be a Personal Learning Environments sort of day for me.

Empowering Employee-Led Learning

Jane Hart

In particular, with respect to social learning, that this doesn’t mean making people interact with one another online, but helping to build social teams and groups, facilitative collaborative problem solving and innovation, and foster connections across the whole business.

13 Megatrends in MOOCs

Your Training Edge

More Social, More Collaborative. New learning platforms and models are being tested to enhance learning in MOOCs by making the courses more social and more collaborative. Verified certificates, digital badges, digital portfolios, knowledge graphs—these and other forms of alternative credentials are being tested in the job market and the workplace. In this way, MOOCs are serving as a new form of educational social media.