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Examples of eLearning 2.0

Clark Quinn

internal processes on wiki starting to use wikis internally Moving faculty bookmarks to Delicious use wiki for learners to craft definition of 'seamless service' after searching orgs that proclaim to provide seamless service We hope to build wikis that our students can use to share information. approaches. These make sense.

Emotionally intelligent magnet (and road rage antidote) | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Our brains can’t process all that detail in real time. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. Video.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

An example: How Jay Cross Curates Content. Here’s an example of a no-cost, one-person curation project. It starts in a gallery. articles.

A new way to work

Harold Jarche

Corporations were created to give limited liability to organizations that were taking on large, capital-intensive projects, like building railways.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I started using ICQ ( [link] ) for example in 1997 (My ICQ number: 1287181) well before it was acquired by AOL. But probably the definitive date would be when I wrote An Introduction to RSS for Educational Designers in 2002 ( [link] ). I have always viewed RSS as the prototypical social media technology. I need it.

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More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. ” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. Video.

Connective Knowledge and Open Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It was intended very deliberately to be an example of the theory we had formed over the previous four years, and not simply a place to talk about it. We had about 170 blogs created to support the course, and we aggregated these using RSS – content syndication supporting online learning. Take transportation, for example.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. It was clear that the email lull of the holidays was over. My folders.

The Language of Success

Kevin Wheeler

For example, CEOs instinctively move toward the action that will maximize profits and minimize costs or expenses. For example, I might hear a recruiter say, “I felt that the extra time spent with that candidate was worth it because they will now say nicer things about us to other potential candidates.” Join us. 1 day ago More updates.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

( version française ) In recent years I have been working on two major concepts:first, the connectivist theory of online learning, which views learning as anetwork process; and second, the massive open online course, or MOOC, which isan instantiation of that process. Rather, it is to engage in a process of creation andsharing.

Is It Time To Let Feedburner Burn?

Beth Kanter

I’ve been using Feedburner for my blog RSS Feeds since 2005! It is time to self-host your RSS feed many people wondered? Rumors that Google will close Feedburner are circulating again, but this time there is an option for an RSS hosting service, although not free. Thank you so much Phil! 6) Quit FeedBurner!

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Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity

George Siemens

The one draw back to networked learning is that while we have managed to advance conversation on the fragmentation of learning so that it is not a cohesive whole created solely by the instructor, we have not yet advanced the process of centring or stitching together fragmented parts into cohesive wholes for individuals. Latent Capacity.

How to Participate in the MOOC - 2

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

You are not required to do this, but you may well find yourself more engaged in the process if you do. Then, for example, you could comment on a comment here, and tweet the URL from your account, or post a copy of your comment in Tumblr, or whatever. Today it's all about setting up your social web. website, it is necessary to log in.

Content Curation Primer

Beth Kanter

For example, on Facebook the average user creates 90 pieces of content each month. Susan Kistler has an example with evaluation resources.

Driving Productivity Might Revolutionize HR or Kill It

Kevin Wheeler

Have you invested in systems, technology and process improvements to lower costs and improve the speed to hire, develop, retain or engage your employees? The evidence shows that increases in productivity significantly lag the investment in tools and process improvements. An example is the introduction of the typewriter.

MOOCs and the OPAL Quality Clearinghouse

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A series of MOOCs have been hosted by various organizations since (please see [link] for examples). A number of MOOCs have used gRSShopper, an application that harvests RSS feeds created by participant platforms, organizes the material, and redistributes it as a daily email newsletter and RSS feed. What works in your view?

More on replacing business travel from Jessica Lipnack | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Her emphasis on the social processes resonates. Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle? Twenty percent? Relief!

The Strategic Role of the Modern Learning Function | Over the Seas

Kevin Wheeler

Moreover, they can point to specific profits, new products or improved processes that are attributable to the strategic development of people. An example might be developing a leadership curriculum devoted to providing the organization with skilled managers who have project management capabilities and who deeply understand the market.

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

IMS, for example, supports itself with amembership system. In my world the best kind of standards are ones that arecompletely open, without encumbrances, which is why, out of all of these, Ihave tended to favour none of them, and instead favoured things like RSS oreven Dublin Core, which are much more open and much more freely used.

What blogging was

David Weinberger

For example, the blogosphere (remember when that was word?) Amateurs could not produce material as good as professionals because professionals have gone through some controlled process to gain that status. At a recent Fellows Hour at the Berkman Center the topic was something like “Whatever happened to blogging?,”

The Rise of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I've been working with aggregators since the beginning of RSS and of course have been influenced here by the work of people like Dave Winer and Aaron Swartz, among many others. There is a worldwide community of people who are interested in Heidegger, centered around some of the experts (such as Dreyfus, for example).

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.


Detailed with great examples and stats. Edublog Award Nominations RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! It is the reverse.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

The automotive example where mechanics have a heads-up display with real-time support is in the context of the work is amazing. Learning apps.

Creating the Connectivist Course

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Rather, it is to engage in a process of creation and sharing. Sure, there are primitive elements – the component of a connection, for example – but you move very quickly into a realm where any articulation of the theory, any abstraction of the principles, distorts it. There were two major influences. Quite the opposite.

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

You would take Google Maps, for example, and a list of every Starbucks and create a map with all the Starbucks on it (which I never use because I hate Starbucks). What I would do is, I would take data from different websites in a data format called RSS and all you need to know about RSS is it's content computers can read. Sorry?

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Before social media will become a mature process for recruiting, we need to build appropriate strategies and measurements to gauge its success. But, to make this a legal and effective process you need to provide hiring managers with some education on how to effectively use social media. Number converted to hires. Join us.

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How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The Pythian conference proposal guide, for example, specifies a list of sections your proposal must contain. Here's another example.

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Digging a new River for the NYTimes

Doc Searls

For example, here.). But the Times can listen and act, as it did back when Martin Nisenholtz and his team followed Dave’s lead and adopted RSS, reforming and reinvigorating the whole publishing business in the process. We’re having an RSS meetup in NYC in mid-June. #. As I’ve often found. PS: Deadline?

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here''s a model (Figure 1) of a workflow-processed employee to assist LMS selection. They''re really abstractions of the actual process.

The Genius Hour: How 60 minutes a week can electrify your job.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Great to hear an example of a company investing in their employees. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter.

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

Home About Consulting Contact Key Posts Clients Toolbox Français Harold Jarche Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe by e-mail Twitter Faves planetrussell: "Globalization creates interlocking fragility, while giving the appearance of stability." For example, what exactly is “Advanced&# Web 2.0 Canada

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 products that lack the ability to produce “meaningful&# RSS feeds.

The Collapse of Complex Business Models ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

I started describing the web hosting I’d used, including the process of developing web sites locally, uploading them to the server, and then checking to see if anything had broken. In a bureaucracy, it’s easier to make a process more complex than to make it simpler, and easier to create a new burden than kill an old one.

A Year in Photos

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Tunis is in the process of self-organization. In London, I decided to explore the perfect counter-example to that proposition, the Royalty.

BBC Future column: Hypnic Jerks

Mind Hacks

The full listof my columns is here and there is now a RSS feed , should you need it. If, for example, we dream we are watching a game of tennis our eyes will move from left to right with each volley. This is nestled among the parts of the brain that govern basic physiological processes, such as breathing. Brain battle. Moving

Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

The ability of institutions to adapt slowly while preserving continuity of mission and process is exactly what lets them last longer than a single leader or lifespan. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Shirky explained the process by which [.]. Entries (RSS). and Comments (RSS Right.

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Chief Talent Officer - A Common Role by 2015 | Over the Seas

Kevin Wheeler

We have some examples today: Toyota is one. The best often leave, while those less motivated or less capable hunker down and stay. Where is HR?

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth is in the process of becoming ubiquitous, and though we may complain about the price, it is already, relatively speaking, cheap. Processing Computers have as well become more reliable. A report from Gartner Consulting, for example, suggests that Windows Vista is collapsing under its own weight. Why? "We Web 2.0

Craft in Interaction and Service Design

Adaptive Path

My favorite example of this on iPhone and iPad is when I "copy link" from Safari or my RSS reader, and then open the Instapaper app.

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Entrepreneurs are Iron Chefs, Managers are Swedish Chefs | Daniel.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles. Office Hours. Drive.