Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

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You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Technorati 5%.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Technorati 5%.

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Social Media Offerings which can b used in Social Learning

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Social media types with examples. New social media types are being created, identified and defined constantly. Bi-weekly updates, which can be found on the “Social Media Page&# under my Essentials section, that debuts on Monday. With the exception of crowdsourcing, all other social media types can be used in social learning. Social Bookmarking – Delicious - spelled often as del.icio.us Social E-Mail - Google Buzz.

LMS/LCMS Social Media & Side Notes

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If you haven’t been looking at LMS/LCMS solutions lately or if you have, you may be noticing a trend - social media. Of course, many vendors like to pitch it as “Web 2.0″ Instead, let’s call it, what it really is and what it will be going forward – “Social Media&#. To have a better understanding on social media, I have provided the types of social media followed by an example.

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Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? My conversation with George was no exception as we spoke at length about Connectivism , social learning networks, and the future of current learning technologies (LMS, LCMS, etc.) in light of social media. However, those vendors who rely solely on this argument are very likely to find themselves quickly marginalized.

Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. Social learning is disruptive and training organizations need to evolve or die, there is no disputing this. E-Social CM Media?

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

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Today, we keep hearing that formal presentations are out, that it’s all about informal learning, social learning and user-generated content. User tagging is an important aspect of sharing content that many social media tools promote. To illustrate, had the webinar technology we were using been optimized for social learning, attendees could have simply marked their questions by choosing from a set of pre-defined tags limited to the topics discussed during the webinar.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): OpenSocial, UWA and Facebook: What do the tabs tell us?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Id like to pass along my latest addiction.say goodbye to free time. So I am culling back through my open tabs and I am hitting the ones that talk about Google releasing its OpenSocial APIs , and then I hit the Facebook Platform tab I had open, and then I am reading netvibes news about how it will be linking all existing social APIs as plugins for its Universal Widget API.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

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We as an industry dedicate vast amounts of R&D resources to general functionality such as workflow, collaboration and now social media functionality that will never get adopted past the departmental level. Well, for the simple reason that this functionality already exists with best-of-breed vendors outside of learning. July 16th, 2010 at 20:52 | #1 Enterprise Content Management Strategy – Topic Research, Trends and Surveys Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

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and other social media leaders who I plan to now read regularly and follow if I’m not already. With the emergence of social media, Conrad’s learning at the moment of need has never had greater significance. One of the few vendors who understands the importance of making valuable contributions to the learning community rather than just pushing a corporate message. His contributions to social learning in the workplace are second to none.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Federal Government Distributed Learning Association (FGDLA)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007 | Main | Tom and I disagree and then I kinda support his argument? I did want to point out that Jay has created a social network for the FGDLA using ning and it is available here. If you do business in this sector, as a fed or a vendor, please join the network and help further the discussions - I am leading one on game&simulations and kicked that one off here.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wow.Has it been almost a month?! Lets Talk 2008.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « 2007 edublog winners announced! We will all continue to go to a lot of conferences and will probably fail to implement about 90% of the great ideas that the discussions and networking generate there and we will all feel this as a vague dissatisfaction but we will be unable to articulate this to a degree that we (or more likely, an interested vendor) will be able to design a better alternative.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « FreeRice: Improve your vocabulary and feed people | Main | Federal Government Distributed Learning Association (FGDLA) » November 29, 2007 Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007 I have been down in Orlando, Florida this past week attending something like my 9th or 10th I/ITSEC convention.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflecting on the e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « e-Learning Guild Gathering Follow Up Post | Main | Post Conference Clean Up.Social Change, Web 2.0 I thought that having the vendors spread throughout the common areas versus confined to a room was great too in that it lowered the pressure of interaction and allowed for better drive-by learning.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!) | Main | Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning. Permalink Technorati Tags : macbook , microsoft TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft.

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