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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Gladwells Cellular Church

John Hagel

They adopted and refined the technique of organizing in small cells to achieve change. Dont Count On It. What are these cells? It’s not an army.

Slowdown of Activity in Australia

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I guess this email is being circulated about in Australia so I may as well post it here so people know the source of my comment that e-learning seems to be slowing down there. Links have been embedded where in the original email they were spelled out. This is one such case. know the program has been discontinued.

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These were designed originally by organizations such as the Open University, in Britain, and Canada''s Athabasca University. Major LMS companies such as WebCT, Blackboard, Angel, Saba and Desire2Learn all adopted standards originally developed by IMS. It was also opened to the general public and attracted 2,200 registrations.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

ePublishing business models

David Weinberger

The opening session is on business models for supporting the webification of the educational system. While there are many wonderful things about crowd-sourcing, he says, “I’m in favor of expertise. Since 2005, 65% are free for download in PDF. 1,600 faculty have formally adopted their books, in 44 countries.

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The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Day One Debate introduction Moderator Wayne Mackintosh The concept of Open Education Resources (OER) is firmly based on the educational value of sharing knowledge. A key issue in the open education arena is whether OER should favour commercial use. Adoption was much better with the new license. Let me explain further. 2003).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. " The Top 10 Free Educational Video Games (John Rice) Game programming tools (Tony Forster ) 21 days of Wiki Adoption (Stewart Mader) Wikis at Work: Benefits and Practices by Jeanne C. Connected is one possible vision. del.icio.us

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

and Apple or from specialized content sources such as national Geographic. Oehlert, 2006) Ands we can see learning management systems such as Desire2Learn adopt the same approach to design, creating personalized course home pages out of a set of associated widgets. In this essay I offer a renewal of those predictions. Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Someone buy me this poster

Mark Oehlert

T2 Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) gapingvoid Understanding Comics Quoth he. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

Community Portals

Harold Jarche

payment, application, consultation, bookings). However, some people may prefer getting updates via Twitter. Photo by yewenyi.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In this presentation Stephen Downes addresses the question of how massive open online courses (MOOCs) will impact the future of distance education. To be clear, my expertise is in the field of open online learning, and not in the field of cultural and linguistic diversity. There are different senses of the word ‘open’ in education.

Once more, across that chasm

Harold Jarche

My consulting work is mostly bridging the chasm: I am an early adopter myself, and use this experience to work with the early pragmatic majority.

Identifying a collaboration platform

Harold Jarche

The options then become: Open the LMS so it can be used in the daily workflow. Adopt presence tools (IM, micro-blogging) so you know who is doing what in the organization. – but you certainly need to take an honest look at whether it is delivering what you need in the workplace today. Does your LMS do this?

Beta Program, Email List, Acquisition - A Case Study in What Not to Do

Tony Karrer

The acquired company established a listserve mailing list and put all of their top users on the list.Here a few of the emails (there are about 80 in total), but you'll get the idea: Dec 8, 2005 Once the beta is ready I am sure they'll let us know first. what exactly is the company trying to say to these passionate early adopters?

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Hmmm… Something is a ‘cooking. Am I really missing something about the use of SharePoint and it’s related products? United States.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Mark is very late to the virtual worlds big news about SL and IBM.

Mark Oehlert

Open standards for interoperability with the current Web: Open source development of interoperable formats and protocols. So yes.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week)

Mark Oehlert

Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Hey! made a Blidget! Kudos. del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Yea!! Apple Gives Me Back $100.that I can only spend with them.

Mark Oehlert

Did I act like I didn't know I was acting as an early adopter? Apple Gives Me Back $100.that I can only spend with them.in Cards? Flowers?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D Pardon this hodge podge but I have waaayyy too many items to get through them individually and quite frankly the number of tabs I have open is getting a little scary. del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Web-based Replacements for MSFT Project

Mark Oehlert

Clarizen is a project collaboration solution that focuses on the execution as opposed to the planning of projects and the overall team adoption rather than only the Project Manager. was a good thing? anybody out there has any reviews, Id love to hear them. The one that I find useful is Wrike. Isn't this too expencive? del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Now this is how it is supposed to work!

Mark Oehlert

So, lets see if this year's conference attendees are more open to hearing about it. Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

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Free Learning and Control Learning: On the So-Called Failure of Constructivist, Discovery, Problem-Based, Experiential, and Inquiry-Based Teaching

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The role of the teacher in this model is to practice one’s work in an open manner. And it’s to be openly reflective to think about what we’re doing in this community and to think about whether it is the best way to do it, why we’re doing the things that we’re doing. BBC News, may 2, 2005. It’s been widely cited. raise questions.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: A Key Trend for 2007 - and Beyond

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

followed that tradition a year ago when I chose Reflections on Blogging as the theme for my last blog entry of 2005. I had started this personal blog in May of that year, so a year ago blogging was still a relatively new experience for me - as well as for most people. What a difference a year makes! This is not unusual. Good question.