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Outlining in MediaWiki

Doc Searls

MediaWiki is what we like to use at the Berkman Center. Earlier this month I blogged about something I’d like called a “Micki&# : a wiki that works like an outliner. Now, thanks to mind-opening help from Dave , I’m looking to edit existing wikis with an outliner. Why not a wiki? And it has an API. This is good. Why not?

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

Intelpedia is hosted on the open source MediaWiki software. Tweet. The Smart Worker : needs job aids rather than courses. Summary.

#OEB14 - Open Educational Resources 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

open access - general use and research 1. OER (UNESCO/COL) 2. Freely available / wrong license 3. Free to closed communities 4. Freemium 5. Lower-cost eg $3000 degree 6. Commercial cost - eg. UK MSc Online - back to the Iron Triangle - life does not stop if we have to pay 10 Euros a month for some services - eg., Response: no.

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Here’s some of what I pulled out.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

For example, Intelpedia  was set up using the open source MediaWiki  software that is used to power Wikipedia itself. 10 -  Wikipedia.

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Use of Wikis as Compared to Other Tools

Tony Karrer

It gives some interesting indications: Number of evaluations by eLearningGuild Members of the use of the types of tools: Courseware authoring tools - 4,000 Rapid eLearning authoring tools - 3,000 MediaWiki - 40 users This analysis is very crude as compared to the rich data. and 2.0. However, it gives you a rough idea of where it stands.

Test LMS

Clark Quinn

Wikis: BoltWire DokuWiki MediaWiki PmWiki WikkaWiki Blogs: Dotclear Eggblog FlatPress Globber LifeType Loudblog Nucleus CMS Serendipity SimplePHPBlog Textpattern WikyBlog WordPress Zomplog I hope someone will play around a bit and let me know how this works out for them You can use a free-trial and then test.

LMS and Social Learning

Tony Karrer

If I want a great wiki platform, I’m going to download MediaWiki or DokuWiki (also free and they have huge support communities). It’s ugly.

Collaboration Tools

Tony Karrer

You can see the result below. But it was interesting to see the results exported which I've embedded below.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 Applications in Learning. It was designed to be a small to medium size group discussion, but because the room was large it was very challenging to do that successfully. Provide the content.

The Art of Community Building: Two Views

Andy McAfee

Don, Sean, and a small group of their colleagues have been instrumental in deploying, growing, and maintaining a single instance of Mediawiki software across all 16 federal intelligence agencies. describe the genesis, spread, and impact of Intellipedia and the IC’s other 2.0 technologies in my upcoming book Enterprise 2.0

The social media I use

Nancy White

Wikispaces and other wikis, including MediaWiki. I am a wikispaces fan girl for sure! So here it is. Learning. Getting work done. Email. Skype.

Ask Idealware: Solutions for Tagging and Archiving a Discussion List | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

They pair this with a wiki (using Mediawiki ) on their server where they collect “community knowledge&# The community practice is whomever asks the question, collects the answers then summarizes them on a wiki page. It was a great question so I happily shot off an answer in email. Anyway, here is the piece! That adds work.

Increasing “Jointness” and Reducing Duplication in DoD Intelligence

Martijn Linssen

This is modified MediaWiki software and shown in the edit history mode. Websites began to proliferate from PACOM to the CIA to the NSA. phase.