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Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Execution is the goal.

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others.

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Reconciling Formal and Informal

Clark Quinn

Now, let’s move on to informal learning, as this is where, to me, we have a conflict. They’re answers, not courses. design social

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. What can we do with information that I’ve overlooked?

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How to support informal learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Cross is a champion of informal learning, Web 2.0, and systems thinking. They are currently refining informal/web 2.0 Interview.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Cloud Field. The social way.

Martijn Linssen

Therefore, Private Cloud has now been invented (no definition available from the wiki!) Computing resources like processing power and memory.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This work, in turn, is suggesting and supporting the model of learning described in the first section, that of a course network supporting and informing an ever-shifting set of course episodes. This is the basis for the models and strategies that characterize what has come to be called informal learning. Why is this necessary? 2007).

Getting Pragmatic About Informal

Clark Quinn

In my post on reconciling informal and informal, I suggested that there are practical things L&D groups can  do about informal learning.  I’ve detected a fair bit of concern amongst L&D folks that this threatens their jobs, and I think that’s misplaced. share best practices. foster discussion. design social

Pick of the Month: June 2012 – Informal learning, Yammer, collab platforms, change, and keep learning

Jane Hart

You can find more of the resources I enjoyed during the month in my 2012 Reading List.). 1 – Informal Learning. ” 4 - Change.

The revolution brewing in the world of work: Q&A with Rod Collins

Steve Denning

Steve: The title of the book says we live "in a wiki world." Bosses now longer control the flow of information.

Informal Learning Blog » Why wiki?

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work.

Formalizing informal learning?

Clark Quinn

The Entreprise Collaborative has a new question , asking whether we can formalize informal learning.  I have to say, I don’t get the question.  To me, it’s not about formalizing informal learning so much as explicitly supporting it versus ignoring it.  Like the proverbial ’stuff’, informal learning happens. 

Whose Side(wiki) Are You On?

Doc Searls

In Worldwide: Proposal for a Hypertext Project , dated 12 November 1990, Tim Berners-Lee and Robert Callao wrote, Hypertext is a way to link and access information of various kinds as a web of nodes in which the user can browse at will. Nodes can in principle also contain non-text information such as diagrams, pictures, sound, animation etc.

Using social media for onboarding

Harold Jarche

Mark used a wiki to capture 85 questions (and answers) in an FAQ for new-hire dentists. Informal Learning WorkTweet.

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Peeragogy

Jay Cross

This free, open, crowd-sourced wiki-book shows us the best ways to get there. I’m glad I was on the team that created it.

Wikis at Work

Tony Karrer

Found via Big Dog Little Dog - It's information collaboration - discusses the use of Wikis within organizations. Certainly, I've been finding that Wikis are a really great replacement for stuff that we've previously done as web pages or using Robo Info/Help. Just makes updates that much easier.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

diverse learning library, made up of videos, FAQs and links to relevant information. Most information work is carried out by project teams.

Informal Learning Blog » Informal Learning wiki & graphics resources

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Wikis - Public vs. Controlled - Why There's No eLearning Wiki

Tony Karrer

received an email asking me if I knew of any Wikis that provided information on eLearning concepts. there's not really a place where you can find a Wiki that covers eLearning concepts. You can certainly go to Wikipedia and find information about learning concepts including eLearning and eLearning 2.0. Update Sept. Sheesh.

Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work.

Informal learning from the horse’s mouth

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

In fact, the buzz about informal learning seems to grow every day. Meet Jay Cross, author of  Informal Learning , speaker and consultant.

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Why #VRM is Fools' Gold

Martijn Linssen

Over the years Ive seen that definition on the wiki twist and turn from outrageous Gartner lie to anonymous Integration anachronism. Bakery?

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site. Welcome to my web home.

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Among our recommendations were: Informal         Live webcasts. Informal         Recorded webinars. Informal         Video conferencing. Informal         Workshops. Informal         Audio/ podcasts. Informal         Learnshop. Informal         Case Studies. Informal         Non-formal video.

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Lessons from an early MOOC

Harold Jarche

Wikis. Informal Learning SocialLearning We did this for the eLearning Guild as a run-up to the annual DevLearn conference. Blogs.

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Informal Learning: “mission critique”

Harold Jarche

My latest article, Informal Learning: mission critical ( en français Apprentissage Informel: Mission critique ) has just been published on the Collaborative Enterprise (#eCollab) site. My interest in informal learning has grown with my experiences online. Tags: Informal Learning You will find my latest interview with Jay Cross.

The Standalone LMS is Dead

Dan Pontefract

Sure, clever instructors, faculty and learning administration management/leadership teams may find clever, albeit independent, ways in which to embed some form of informal and/or social learning before as well as after the event, but this is merely triage as opposed to a lobotomy. Dinosaur. Soviet Union. Saturn Car. Hierarchy.

How Wikipedia Works and Wikis in the Enterprise - HBS

Tony Karrer

At the bottom of the article, the author interviews Andrew about the use of Wikis in the enterprise. But an encyclopedia is only one of the things you can build with wiki technology. In my experience, Wikis often start (and sometimes end) as an easier-to-use replacement for simple web publishing (an intranet that's easy-to-edit).

The business of information

Harold Jarche

The internet era has allowed almost anybody to self-publish and we’re doing it in droves, on blogs, wikis, YouTube, Flickr, and Twitter. This has shifted our relationship with information because we can find most information we need for free. wrote earlier this year about the changing information business.

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Social Learning – Highlights

Harold Jarche

The course is an artifact of a time when information was scarce and connections were few. Julien Pouget : Social learning can be considered a way of learning that is based on collaborative practices and internet technologies associated with them (wikis, bookmarking, blogs, etc.).

Ignoring Informal

Clark Quinn

Rather than do a performance improvement intervention, they realized that another opportunity would be to start putting up information and inviting others to contribute.  However, I noticed something that really struck me, based upon the work I’ve been doing with my colleagues in the Internet Time Alliance (formerly TogetherLearn).

Information overload and Beth’s tips | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Little evil grin) Today is Information Overload Awareness Day.  Take my information overload quiz.  Thankfully, Beth Kanter wasn’t.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site. Welcome to my web home.

Workshop on putting informal learning to work

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

I’d leading a half-day workshop on how to implement informal learning the day before Online Educa in Berlin. Content. Agenda. Outcomes.

The Formal/Informal Continuum

Clark Quinn

social, informal, [enter your own bizbuzz phrase here] strategy.  The interesting thing is how the actions are blurring the notion that there are tight boundaries between formal and informal. Is this social or informal learning?  It doesn’t matter! Despite the hype, this looks to be a real value proposition for them. 

Informal Learning Blog » Semantics & the first place

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Once more, across that chasm

Harold Jarche

Open Source. … and that these probably wouldn’t get across, yet: Wikis (partially because of the name).

Contents of the informal cloud book

Jay Cross

Work Smarter: Informal Learning Enters the Cloud. Informal Learning , 2, 6, 33, 41, 97, 98, 103, 104, 126, 127, 129, 179, 183, 187.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

collection of patterns and anti-patterns (or actually resistance patterns) for moving forward with Wikis within your organization. del.icio.us