#40years of educational technology: Social media

Learning with e's

Other tools such as wikis, blogs and podcasts also began to be used in education, at first tentatively, and then as embedded features in various programmes of study. 40years blogging education FaceBook folksonomies learning social media tagging Technology Twitter

The changing Web

Learning with e's

My own students create a lot of their own content during their study, usually in the form of podcasts, videos, wiki and blog content, and are encouraged to share these publicly online to gain additional feedback.

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Semantic technologies and learning

Learning with e's

image, sound, and video) to provide students with a better understanding of concepts under study. collaborative tagging, social networking, mash-ups, and wikis), lightweight representation of semantics and metadata is used in the form of folksonomies, user comments, and ratings.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 8 Random Facts Meme (via Karyn Romeis)

Mark Oehlert

So I was thinking about how to respond to this tagging - Im a rebel, I live on the edge - you know, blog fast and die young, so I wanted to do something a bit different.

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5 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in the Classroom


Imagine your learners are studying human anatomy, and their classroom comes equipped with a manikin. When they are first introduced to this environment, you could use AR tagging to draw attention to danger zones, and also to places where learners can go in case of an accident or emergency. What if learners could add course content by scanning and tagging items in the real world? AR can boost student engagement and help lessons be more memorable.

Your Lazy Brain – Finding the Path of Least Resistance


In the background, while you were selecting the blue suit, your brain was already tagging your second choice as a backup plan. Participants in the London study were taught a simple sorting skill, moving a lever to the left or right based on what they saw on the screen.

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2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Case Studies. Informal Books/case studies. Social Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging. Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation. Among our recommendations were: Informal Live webcasts. Informal Recorded webinars. Informal Video conferencing. Informal Workshops.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

New Study Urges Colleges To Develop E-Learning Strategies For Higher Education : JISC. Facebook Brings Facial Recognition To Photo Tagging.

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High Tech Businesses Choose an LMS Fit for Purpose and Future Ready


As an example of their impact, a recent study showed that 88% of airports worldwide plan to implement self bag tagging by 2018. Do you enjoy traveling? When you haven’t been to the airport in a while it can be an exciting experience leading up to the flight.

The Benefits of Gamification In Business

Hurix Digital

Tagging Strengths & Weaknesses. Furthermore, learning materials that are studied by solving quizzes, completing simulations, etc. Games are incredibly engaging and have an excellent way of getting people to complete goals.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

knowledge discovery, blogs, wikis, tagging, RSS). Learning in 3D book–some description, but a bunch of case studies to show how learning outcomes are met. These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration.

How to Bridge the Corporate Knowledge Gap

Designing Digitally

They can even do group study, thanks to digital learning. Tagging and filtering content is a great way to access relevant knowledge for those people who are hard- pressed for time. The knowledge crisis in the corporate world is becoming greater.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Used Ektron ( www.methodfactory.com ) a content management system – which allowed search, tagging, RSS, links, blogs, polls, surveys. 3 key take-aways from these case studies: Don’t rely on “if they build it they will come” – still use some ‘push’ technolgoy – like email – to draw learners in so they start to see the value They don’t obsess about measurement. These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I

“Current Need-to-Know Tools and What’s Around the Corner” Nick Floro #olconf

Learning Visions

When creating content, think about making it more flexible – tagging and organizing it so you can easily shuffle it together. www.grockit.com “Don’t just study for the test. These are my live blogged notes from a concurrent session at this year’s Online Learning Conference , hosted by Training Magazine and happening in Denver. Forgive any typos and incoherencies.

Skills for Learning 2.0

Learning with e's

And we are all 21st Century learners, even if we are not enrolled on an accredited study programme. I have been thinking and writing about ' Learning 2.0 ' for some time now. This is the argument that there has been a paradigm shift in the way students learn - from 1.0

What can we learn from Amazon.com?

Unicorn Training

used Amazon as a case study for how a web 2.0 The challenge is to use data proactively to create custom user experiences.SkillsServe gives us the opportunity to collect user generated data, through content Wikis, rating, reviews, tagging and to use this to create “collaborative filtering” such as “similar users to you are studying ….”, “you chose course a, you may also be interested in b”, plus user related push learning and prompts.Peter

Everyone has one

Learning with e's

As they gain more knowledge of their subject, broaden their personal learning networks and gain access to more content, so they modify their PLE to accommodate all the necessary storage, tagging and co-creation of content that ensues.

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

Content tagging (new word for keyword metadata) and search by tag. Case Studies from Dozens of Vendors. In 2016, most people are accustomed to social media and the conventions associated with profiles, friends, posts, liking and sharing.

BLOG: Forget Just 2014, Here's 6 Things We Foresee For Next 25 Years!

Unicorn Training

Taking interactive case studies to another level. If that chip could include GPS tagging to keep track of them via apps even better! Looking into a crystal ball is a favourite at this time of year. What will 2014 bring? What fads and trends can we expect over the next 12 months that will revolutionise our lives? What will we have fallen by the wayside by this time next year?

Digital Assets Creates New Role for L&D Pros: The Content Curator

ATD Learning Technologies

“Merely tagging an article does not create knowledge,” says Jarche. The volume of information being created is increasing faster than we can make sense of it. Think: blogs, email, wikis, communities of practice. Think: SharePoint, Pinterest, YouTube, Yammer.

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Cutting through the clouds

Learning with e's

His design study uses Rescope and is based on his own autobiographical reporting, based upon a concept not a hypothesis. Recent tagging activities can also enable reflective learning to be supported. Enables searching over a history of tagging activity.

Performer-focused Integration

Clark Quinn

studying under Don Norman , as a consequence teaching interface design at UNSW), and work with publishers and adaptive systems using content models, means I’ve been touching a lot of their work and gave a different perspective. As mentioned above, Yas just cared that they did the necessary tagging!

2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

To curate content it is important to have a learning platform that is completely socially enabled so that learners have profiles, contacts, news feeds, liking, posting, tagging, sharing and rating to facilitate the identification of great content. Case Studies Galore.

Five Steps to Making Your Content Mobile Ready


For traditional office based employees, the last thing they want to look outside of work is their iPad to self-study. 5 These are contextual issues that Xyleme customers solve by tagging each nugget with metadata that describes that piece of content.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

EI Design

While we may be spoilt for choice on data and information that is easily accessible on the Internet, tagging it and identifying the relevant info is a time-consuming process. Getting Started with Self-Directed Learning (SDL) – Featuring a Case Study.

CCK09: Notes on Learning Networks and Connective Knowledge

Experiencing eLearning

I’m not sure if learning always has to be about the “production&# of content by the learners; it could be about analyzing, summarizing, aggregating, tagging, etc. But maybe my problem is with how I’m defining “content&# ; if “content&# includes tagging and critiquing and commenting, then I am producing content now. Students will not study algebra beginning with the first principles and progressing through the functions.

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

The essential premise underpinning the use of any Social Web application is that over a period of time it genuinely becomes self-supporting, and that the students will enjoy the freedom to produce their own content and study pathways.

Collecting Knowledge and Learning - 3/25/2007

Big Dog, Little Dog

to keep up with competition: study - Computer World. technologies: blogs, wikis, podcasts, RSS, social networking and content tagging. CIOs use Web 2.0 Forrester Research says 106 of 119 CIOs from companies with more than 500 employees that it surveyed are using at least one of these Web 2.0 CIOs said adoption is being driven by gains in worker efficiency and fear of competitive pressures. Modular Curriculum Development - The Pursuing Performance Blog.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

Social software is based heavily on participation, and this is apparent in a number of features including social tagging , voting, versioning, hyperlinking and searching, as well as discussion and commenting.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning About eLearning: Browse My Stuff

Learning Visions

Ive added a widget to my blogs sidebar that lets you browse my stuff (it does the tagging for me, so I dont have to). Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

EVENT BLOG: Client Day - Refresh, Revitalise, Rejuvenate!

Unicorn Training

Guest speakers include Amuzo's Mike Hawkyard, who will explain the principles of gaming and how they can be incorporated into training while some client SkillsServe case studies will be showcased. Case study 1 - worked with customer to look at what user needed to see, and what didn't.

LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users


The answer is a resounding “Yes” In this case study you will be introduced to Anthony Balduzzi, founder of the Fit Father project. Watch the case study video above to get a “behind the scenes” look at Anthony’s complete system.

New wine in old bottles

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studies? Is it therefore fair to ask them to participate in any study involving openly editable websites, where collaboration was mandatory? The tweckling or harsh tagging of keynote speakers has been discussed previously by a number of commentators. I'm speaking at ALT-C this week in a symposium called ' New Bottles, Old Wine? which will take the form of a debate over the ethics of research and intervention in Web 2.0 environments.


Wonderful Brain

This would be added, after tagging, into the course for learning and smart help feature as well. To sum up, by changing the training to an integrated education and knowledge management model resulting in just-in-time access to information through mobile learning, the airline not only began to resolve its somewhat informal emergency procedures but was able, as new trainees were hired, to prepare them with a much more complete repertoire of real-life events to study.

Week 1: Scuba training

Janet Clarey

My kids are in the process of becoming certified so I’m tagging along. Week 1 : My 11 yr-old studied the first two chapters of his five-chapter text diligently and completed the review questions.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

Thus rather than breaking the material down into the smallest possible objects and tagging it for future reuse, it must be designed with the learners first in mind. Reflections on the study of adult learning.

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Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

As you know, there are many new technologies available now or coming soon that may influence learning and development in different ways.