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Why the Semantic Web Will Fail

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Don't get too excited by the title. But I do want to share a few thoughts. It was running through my head just now, the work that we were doing here in Moncton to work on an e-learning cluster. And I was thinking about some of the things that didn't go so well in our first few years. The whole Web 2.0 thing. And they weren't interested. Can't work.

Second Life and Learning - Tony O'Driscoll

Tony Karrer

Or are they this season's over-hyped fad? In the article he VWs have too much potential for learning professionals to ignore.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A couple of weeks ago we kicked off GIO 3.0 with back-to-back meetings in New York City, one of which I was the host for.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Unsafe Harbors for Viacom and Google

John Hagel

the blogosphere has been engaged all week about the $1 billion viacom suit against google.

Harold Jarche » Homework, the tip of the iceberg

Harold Jarche

Witnessing the effects of six hours of homework after a six hour school day has had my mind churning so much that I cannot sleep. Consider this an open letter to the New Brunswick Department of Education and all educators

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Informal Learning and New Managers - Nothing?

Tony Karrer

Dave Lee just posted on LCB - I'm a little verklempt! where he points out that this month's big question - March Big Question: Supporting New Managers? didn't get as many posts as in the past few months. He wonders what's the cause. couple of the responses got me fired up. Harold Jarche tells us. Wow, this is a surprise to me. What's the deal?

Harold Jarche » Value Network Analysis Resources

Harold Jarche

We had a very informative session on value networks yesterday in Saint John. The workshop, conducted by Patti Anklam, Hal Richman and Gordon Smith, received positive reviews. Due to the weather we had several last-minute cancellations

Learning Matters! » Virtual Worlds Going Mainstream!

Tony O'Driscoll

i know, i have been a bad bad blogger lately. but rest assured, i have not been idle and now you get to share in the fruits of my labor. at training this year i delivered a presentation entitled games and the future of learning at 8:00

Web 2.0 Tools in the Enterprise

Tony Karrer

I first saw Andrew McAffee's post on uses of Web 2.0 approaches inside of corporations - quite good at identifying some different patterns. Then I saw Bill Ives Is Blogging Inside the Firewall an Oxymoron? The first uses of Wikis is as an easier content management system that houses reference material. It's easier than RoboInfo.

International eLearning Usage Pattern Differences

Tony Karrer

Saw CBT/WBT - who likes it ? where the author states: In Europe and USA many of our on-line students seem to take courses outside work hours. But they do it in short bursts of activity. In Asia (and particularly Cambodia, Thailand and Malaysia) we note that students do much longer periods of study in one session, but mostly during work hours.

Brandon Hall Researchers Blogging - Implications?

Tony Karrer

I just saw that several of the Brandon Hall researchers have started blogs: Tom Werner - example post - Why Learning Professionals Shouldn't Just Focus on Learning Tim Sosbe - example post - Pop Quiz: What Do Learning Leaders Care About? previously predicted that in its currently form the network wouldn't really work. It's a tease to get you to buy.

Missed one Brandon Hall Blogger

Tony Karrer

Harold Jarche » Homework is the result of poor time management

Harold Jarche

Dan Meyer is a mathematics teacher who doesn't believe in the value of homework for homework's sake. His argument is quite clear. If the teacher is organised, then instruction and practice can be completed in class

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