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Elgg: it’s a community effort

Harold Jarche

Another platform that I have used since its early days is Elgg , an open source social networking platform that attracted me because of its unique underlying model. We started using Elgg for an online medical community of practice in 2004 after going through dozens of platforms. The Elgg community blog has more information.

Google+ – fundamental misunderstanding of networks?

George Siemens

It’s an impressive product, defined by Google’s typical clean interface. Within our research on social network software at Athabasca University (the Elgg-based The Landing ), we (mainly Jon Dron, actually) have been looking at ways to create different representations of activity streams to meet the needs of different contexts.

Product Vendor Blogs - Where are They?

Tony Karrer

and asked about innovation in eLearning, especially innovation that leads to products. One thing that just dawned on me is how few product vendor blogs there are in eLearning. If you look on my link roll, there's one from Articulate, elgg, ummm. Ben Werdmuller posted his comments on this Does location matter for web startups?

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

The Importance of Elgg in the Future of Learning. And I’d love to run the next MOOC in Elgg. Why Elgg? Page 1 of 2. JUNE 3, 2012.

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Identifying a collaboration platform

Harold Jarche

If your LMS is not helping you with these processes then it’s time to find a better platform.  I recently described one such platform – Elgg: it’s a community effort : Another platform that I have used since its early days is Elgg , an open source social networking platform that attracted me because of its unique underlying model.

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And so you can make all your products line up with thestandards, and everybody else has to wait until IMS formally releases them. There’s Elgg, which isan open source social network software for learning, Atutor, LAMS (LearningActivity Management System), and more types of software are available aSchoolforge. No problem at all. Not so.

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Learning needs to be an exploration and a discovery, not the output of predefined, standardized products. Quick mike check. It''s interesting.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Software to create social networks is the logical successor to content management systems such as Drupal, and in the field of learning, the most prominent such system is Elgg. Elgg, 2009) Systems such as Elgg therefore combine the functions of content management and social networking. Retrieved from Drupal: [link] Elgg.

E-Learning: Générations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Enl'éducation, sans doute l'acteur majeur de cette époque était Elgg, à cetteépoque et elle est encore à ce jour, une nouvelle technologie. Ceux-ci, cependant, ne représentent que la plus récente de ce quipeut être vu comme une série de «générations» de e-learning. Merci de m'accueillir á votre conférence. Tout appartenait à un réseau géant.

Making Software, Making Money

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The project to which he refers, of course, is ELGG. It was crowded even when ELGG launched. Here's the question to ask: would ELGG have had any measure of success had it been subscription-based software? As open source software goes, ELGG is almost unique in its intent to create a revenue stream for its producer. Why not?

May – June 15 Great Ones

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. The Productivity Myth - , May 5, 2010. The Importance of Elgg in the Future of Learning , May 6, 2010. The Importance of Elgg in the Future of Learning , May 6, 2010. Best of Informal Learning Flow. May 1, 2010 to June 14, 2010. What is data science?

The Learning Layer – Review

Harold Jarche is the best known commercial application of this, with its product recommendations. Flinn goes on to explain that Web 2.0

So many thoughts, so little time

Jay Cross

Product - Dion Hinchcliffe’s Web 2.0 Productivity in a Networked Era – Assessing ROII (Return on Investment in Interaction) - Wirearchy , June 27, 2009. Using Elgg as as Social Learning platform , May 2, 2009. 50 Essential Strategies For Creating A Successful Web 2.0 Blog , January 26, 2009. OReilly Radar , May 28, 2009.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Complacency and Web 2.0

John Hagel

and ads) with Elgg (open source with Web 2.0 Dont Count On It. from a business perspective. continues to unfold. The Web 2.0 Business models?

Connectivism and Transculturality

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The system becomes clogged with the "creative product" of its members. and then they have to have some place where they can send their creative product, the things that they make, the ideas that they have. don't wake up in the morning thinking "I want to increase the effectiveness and foster productivity of the customer base."

Stager, Logo and Web 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In fact, traditional academia and business share a great deal in common - structures, authorities, leaders, standards, scale, mass production, uniformity, and more. Moodle and Elgg , for example, adopt explicitly Constructivist theories to inform their design and development. tools in schools. movement. tools, including: The Web 2.0

Education, Technology and Myth

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

However, each individual tended to drive more people and product in a given period of time or on a per vehicle basis. Responding to Norm Friesen, E-Learning Myth #2: Technology Drives Educational Change In this post, various propositions have been collected under a single heading. argue that both statements are true. and so on. will be?)