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195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

MOOC on complexity JAY CROSS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2013. MOOC on complexity. The Importance of Elgg in the Future of Learning.

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Information: What am I missing?

George Siemens

What can we do now with information that we could not do in the past? I’ve abused Kauffman’s concept of the adjacent possible by applying it to the new opportunities, untapped potential, and levels of complexity, that arise with the development of something new. Landing (Elgg), Twitter, Facebook. What am I missing? Embed.

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Identifying a collaboration platform

Harold Jarche

The real complexity should come out of the emergent work, not the software. We started using Elgg for an online medical community of practice in 2004 after going through dozens of platforms. The key differentiator of Elgg is that the individual [worker] is the centre of all the action. Does your LMS do this?

Rejected: On being disappointed, sorta

George Siemens

In particular, how do people learn and solve complex problems in social, global networks in climates of information abundance? How do learners self-organize, through social and technological means, in complex and information abundant environments? 3. have never really bothered to validate that claim). It has been outstanding. 2009).

Hard is Easy, Soft is Hard

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

changes things – like Elgg, it is a plug-in based environment, so your Moodle 2.0 The Moodle world, as a system, is becoming much more complex. And people and institutions need to ask what level of complexity they can, and can afford to, invest in. We began by talking about pedagogies we've used or have had used on you.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

Managing the Complexity of Forming an Online Networking Community: 14. Elgg, Drupal, and Moodle -- the components of an online learning environment | FunnyMonkey - Tools for Teachers 59. My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. just reached 100. Thought I'd share. No particular order to these. 1. learning 2.0

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In addition to providing an engaging and immersive environment for student learning, substantially improving motivation and interaction with the learning material, games and simulations are able to support learning in complex environments, offering a subtlety simple instruction-based or lecture-based learning cannot offer. Akili, G. K. 2007).

E-Learning: Générations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Le processus deconnexion a été impliqué et complexe, nécessitant l'utilisation de modems et delogiciels spéciaux. Enl'éducation, sans doute l'acteur majeur de cette époque était Elgg, à cetteépoque et elle est encore à ce jour, une nouvelle technologie. Merci de m'accueillir á votre conférence. Tout appartenait à un réseau géant.

The Learning Layer – Review

Harold Jarche

Even without a full product comparison, I would say that several other platforms, including open source Elgg or Drupal can do much of this.

Connectivism and Transculturality

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This is only a very partial chart of these language, and really, if you were going to draw a full chart of these languages, this is just the derivation of different languages from their sources, but if you were to map the influence from one language to another language to another language you would get a very complex diagram. Why not?" Right?