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 VLE, an ILE is strictly informal. Rockin’ role. A touch dramatic, isn’t it?

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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. Tags: MLE Manish Malik VLE PLE personal learning #ple_bcn

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Monkey business

Learning with e's

Several of her colleagues appeared in cameo roles, monkeying about with the screen, trying to fathom out how it worked. Got me thinking about the opacity of some VLE systems. Tags: VLE Edupunk learning management cognitive effort

The past tense of open badges

E-Learning Provocateur

That would give the student a sense of accomplishment while in the midst of a multi-year program, and I imagine showcasing one’s backpack on the university’s VLE would become rather competitive. Some commentators are heralding open badges as the nemesis of the college degree.

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New Rollout

Moodle Journal

While it has always been a contention from me that we must avoid at all costs the possibility of allowing the VLE to slip into the role of document dump, the reality remains that popularity and acceptance will only really emerge with use.

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From EDUPUNK to ds106. 10Q: Jim Groom

Learning with e's

I''ve played the role of evangelist at UMW for almost a decade, and I always hated the term evangelist when used outside of its religious context, so I made a point of reframing edtech as a faith system akin to Cotton Mather''s Puritanism.

Australia’s Nobel Laureates

E-Learning Provocateur

My caveat is that I am neither a multimedia developer nor a graphic designer – though my role often involves wearing those hats. You should be able to do something similar on your own web server, intranet, LMS or VLE.

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A simple interactive learning object

E-Learning Provocateur

My caveat is that I am neither a multimedia developer nor a graphic designer – though my role often involves wearing those hats. You should be able to do something similar on your own web server, intranet, LMS or VLE. The Nobel Prizes will be announced next week in Norway and Sweden. Despite a few controversial decisions over the years, the awards have retained their international prestige for well over a century.

The New-School Virtual Leader

CLO Magazine

Further, the role of the business leader has changed. Food service and facilities management company Sodexo created a virtual learning environment, or VLE, for employee development. Its VLE brings together decentralized groups of employees with regular technical updates, career development information and shared learning related to specific topics for 4,000 individuals. Leadership and what it means to be a leader have changed.

Twibal Drums

E-Learning Provocateur

But then David me asked a probing follow-up question… yes, it can be used as personal message board, but is that good for education when we have a VLE for that kind of activity? Dual role. But a twibe can fulfil an important dual role: 1. I would argue that both roles further Twitter as a peer-to-peer knowledge sharing forum. Do you think Twitter is a self-indulgent waste of time? You’re not alone.

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. met with my new first year level 3 students and during the session introduced them to the vle. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

When so many potential customers are seeing the advantages of open source, creating their own learning or VLE portals or seeing the value of various social media types and incorporating them into some type of social learning community, the “do nothing&# spin is well, a time warp into the past. As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches.

Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace

Janet Clarey

Google, Google Scholar, and Wikipedia for homework, the school’s VLE/LMS, instant message, text, profile on a social networking service like Facebook or MySpace.). Electric worlds in the classroom: Teaching and learning with role-based computer games. Here are the slides from an online session I did yesterday on Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace. This was the first time I presented on this topic and the first time I led a session using Saba’s Centra platform.