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GEORGE SIEMENS Coursera needs to start acting like a platform
| THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2013
The end result would (could) be that we see an explosion in creativity in online learning as the central video/content presentation format of MOOCs needs to be challenged and rethought by a mess of creative folks At this stage, Coursera is most like Google in its positioning (edX most like Apple in its attention to detail and quality).
TONY KARRER Top 100 eLearning Items
| TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2009
Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0
- 8 reasons to focus on informal and social learning
Here is his elegantly designed presentation with its powerful message. Reasons to Focus on Informal & Social Learning View more presentations from Charles Jennings. My colleagues and I at the Internet Time Alliance - as well as others - have written a lot about why organisations need to review their approach to "learning".
GEORGE SIEMENS Massive open online courses as new educative practice
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2012
In the presentation embedded below, I evaluate how teaching, social, and cognitive presence in open courses that I’ve been involved with differ from those being offered by startups. Interest in open online courses – and startups see this as an opportunity to automate and scale education. Their primary innovation is scaling.
GEORGE SIEMENS Learning Analytics: Higher Education
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
I’ve attached a presentation below that I’m delivering Monday to UNISA in Pretoria. Educational datamining and learning analytics are getting substantial attention in education. With learning analytics in particular, the term has come to mean anything and everything that involves data in learning.
DAVID WEINBERGER VisiCalc: The first killer app’s unveiling
| FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2012
You can read a paper presented in 1979 by one of its creators, Bob Frankston, in which he explains what it does and why it’s better than learning BASIC. VisiCalc was the first killer app. It became the reason people bought a personal computer. Yes, VisiCalc’s competitor was a programming language. from wikipedia
THE SMART WORK COMPANY Dismantling out-of-date systems
| SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2011
Undoing the stranglehold of over a century of industrial structures, methods and mindsets that are no longer appropriate presents a colossal challenge. start was made almost thirty years ago when lean and quality approaches to manufacturing were adopted in response to global competitive pressures. Much of this learning appears
ROSS DAWSON What is the future of the Learning & Development department?
| TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2011
The topic of my presentation was The Future of Learning , giving a big picture view to kick off their series. This is a brief description of my presentation: Challenges for organizations are mounting from intense global competition, empowered consumers, and generational shifts. Learning in a social network world: the new opportunities.
NINE SHIFT Brand New Nine Shift Gets Huge Reception in New Orleans
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2011
Nine Shift for 2012, a new presentation, premiered in New Orleans before a crowd of 300-400. Photo: drummers from Saint Augustine High School in New Orleans welcomed people to the presentation Thanks for your continued support of Nine Shift. Look for highlights here on the blog.
JAY CROSS Management 3.0 from Jurgen Appelo
| SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2012
presents, assesses, and sometimes interconnects with agile, people-oriented processes relentlessly. And this presentation: Management 3.0 Jurgen Appelo plays with more models of how things ought to work than anyone I else I know. His book Management 3.0 I’m a fan. See his blog. in 50 minutes from Jurgen Appelo.
CLARK QUINN New Horizon Report: Alan Levine – Mindmap
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2011
This evening I had the delight to hear Alan Levine present the New Media Consortium’s New Horizon Report for 2011 to the ASTD Mt. very engaging presentation. Diablo chapter. As often happens, I mindmapped it. Their process is interesting, using a Delphi approach to converge on the top topics. technology
ROSS DAWSON New Framework: The Transformation of Business
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2011
NOTE:] Also see the presentation in Prezi format for more detail. Our latest visual framework is The Transformation of Business. While you can never capture the rich diversity of change on a single page, this framework seeks to distill the issues in a meaningful way. Click on the image for full-size pdf. Exponential change. Processing power.
ROSS DAWSON Dan Sheniak from Wieden + Kennedy on the future of the big idea [with 6 cool videos]
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2010
See my separate posts on Jeffrey Cole's presentation and notes from other presentations at the Summit. Here are some notes from his presentation together with some of the videos he showed. I spent the day at the Ninemsn Digital Marketing Summit - possibly the first event I've been to this year where I wasn't a speaker.
DONALD CLARK PLAN B Google Glass: 7 amazing uses in learning
| THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2013
Record video & pictures Record a lecture, presentation, slide, conversation, bits of TV or browsing the web. Presenting common phrases and vocabulary in context and through spaced practice is one idea. Google Glass is due to be launched in 2013 and like all innovations will take time to find its feet.
HAROLD JARCHE Seek Sense Share
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2010
View more presentations from Harold Jarche. Note: my blog is where I hammer out ideas, so you may be finding some of these posts a bit repetitive. Sorry about that. Some Observations: PKM is part of the social learning contract. PKM works best when knowledge is shared. Standardizing PKM destroys it. Connect-Contribute-Exchange. PKM 2010.
HAROLD JARCHE It’s the network …
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
Tweet I presented on Managing in a Networked World at DevLearn 2011 today in Las Vegas. View more presentations from Harold Jarche. How do you manage a workforce that is both nomadic and collaborative? Join Harold Jarche to discuss how these and other trends mean a shift to perpetual Beta, where learning is the work.
TONY KARRER Corporate Policies on Web 2.0
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 21, 2008
One of the barriers commonly cited during my presentations around eLearning 2.0 use of Web 2.0 / social media for work and learning) is that organizations often have not established their policies or guidelines around the use of these tools. Unfortunately, companies sticking their head in the sand doesn't do any good. Companies need a policy.
TONY KARRER Flash Quiz Tools
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2007
OnDemand Presenter provides the ability to develop robust multi media content allowing you to easily incorporate both conceptual and transactional information into interactive presentations. Update June 2008 - added one free flash quiz tool based on a question I received. This tool is listed at the bottom.
- 2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology
Social Collaborative presentations. Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation. Among our recommendations were: Informal Live webcasts. Informal Recorded webinars. Informal Video conferencing.
ROSS DAWSON Social Media and the Future: Keynote slides at CIO Summit
| MONDAY, JULY 23, 2012
Here are the slides from my presentation. As always, my keynote slides are shared with the proviso that they are designed to accompany my presentation and are NOT intended to be useful on their own. This afternoon I am giving a keynote on Social Media and the Future at the Australian CIO Summit in the Gold Coast. Enterprise 2.0
CLARK QUINN Examples of eLearning 2.0
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2008
During my presentation last Thursday that was an introduction to eLearning 2.0 In the past, I've only had a few people respond, but this time, there were so many responses I couldn't really read them and present. as part of an online event for the eLearningGuild, I mentioned a few common ways that I've seen eLearning 2.0 approaches.
DAN PINK 3 tips for TED speakers (and other talkers)
| THURSDAY, MARCH 22, 2012
These days, very few TED speakers arrive unprepared and just try to wing their presentations. Their presentations were so heavily shellacked that they seemed inauthentic; their ideas suffocated under all that varnish. Okay, so yeah. TED is amazing. had a chance to do a TED Talk a few years ago. Here are my three key tips. Prepare.
JAY CROSS Well-being and corporate learning
| MONDAY, AUGUST 13, 2012
My presentation on Well-being and Corporate Learning to the Learning and Skills Group. Happy employees are 31% more productive on the job and make 37% more sales. They are 200% more creative than their sad peers. Happiness is but one aspect of well being. Researchers have correlated well being with academic performance. Lead a happier life.
ROSS DAWSON BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) plus Indonesia are where internet and mobile are exploding
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2010
Doyen of internet analysis Mary Meeker of Morgan Stanley has provided some great data and insights in her presentation at Web 2.0 Below is the full presentation from Mary Meeker. Internet Trends Presentation. today. She has framed it around 10 questions Internet executives should ask themselves (and answer).
NINE SHIFT Nine Shift "On Fire" this year
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2012
Stay tuned for full coverage of the annual all-new Nine Shift presentation reviewing the year and making more predictions. You were on fire and I’m so sad that I missed the end. Will you be doing a webinar with this info? Would certainly love to hear the rest of your session
ROSS DAWSON Peter Shergold on The Ethical Framework (of Professional Public Service)
| MONDAY, JULY 18, 2011
Peter laid out the following ethical framework and points in his presentation. In his presentation he described the following ethical framework for how the public service should work. Peter’s presentation was inspiring, presenting a vision for what the NSW government – or indeed any public service – can be.
GEORGE SIEMENS Learning Analytics: A foundation for informed change in education
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2011
Yesterday, partly to kick of the open course Learning and Knowledge Analytics , I delivered an online presentation as part of the EDUCAUSE ELI Webinar series. Slides form the presentation are below. The recording from my session – Learning Analytics: A foundation for informed change in education – is now available.
ADAPTIVE PATH For our businesses to be human, they must learn to trust
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
View more presentations from Adaptive Path. Tags: Uncategorized conference customer experience presentation Two months ago I spoke at The Economist’s Ideas Economy conference on Human Potential. Having only 6 minutes, I decided to focus my talk on one big theme: Trust. even used this blog to try out some of my ideas.
ADAPTIVE PATH Update: UX Leadership Model
| TUESDAY, JULY 6, 2010
So I wanted to update the model to include proper attribution, and while I’m at it, point you to David and Justin’s original presentation for the Seattle AIGA chapter (where this model was originally presented). A few weeks ago I wrote a post about a model for UX Leadership. My favorites…. The “egg system. A.k.a.,
JAY CROSS RSA animates Sir Kenneth Robinson
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2010
This presentation technique is magic. could listen to Sir Ken for hours. Maybe this will attract yet more followers. But the gimmick-factor is wearing.
DAVE SNOWDEN Babies should not be thrown out with bathwater
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2011
Complexity thinking on the other hand, recognising that complex adaptive systems are not causal (in the common meaning of the term) but are dispositional in nature should focus on describing the present, then acting in that situated now to test and enable the evolutionary potential of the system in multiple parallel safe to fail experiments.
DAVID WEINBERGER HyperCard@25
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
watched Atkinson’s presentation as a PR/marketing guy at a software company, and as an early user of the initial Mac (although my personal machines were CP/M, MS-DOS, and then Windows). As a PR guy, I was awestruck by the skill of the presentation. was there. That part of the pitch left me unconvinced. Fun.). Thank you!
ADAPTIVE PATH In Defense of Hard
| TUESDAY, MAY 10, 2011
Cable news is often guilty of this in the presentation and debate of political policy, ultimately driving down the public's understanding of the subject matter. The premise for removing difficulty is correct, many people do feel intimidated when they are presented with too much complexity. When easy becomes vapid. Recommendations.
INTERNET TIME ALLIANCE Harold Jarche » Working smarter through social learning
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2011
Presentation (making information understandable through visualization or logical presentation). This blog and the various presentations I do are attempts to add value (and context) to information so that I can later retrieve it and use it. View more presentations from Harold Jarche. Tweet. Permalink.
ADAPTIVE PATH Welcome to iWitness
| TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2012
For more on the project, read our case study , or come see my presentation at UX Week 2012 Today, we are very excited to announce the launch of iWitness, a free tool for exploring social media content by time and place created by Adaptive Path. We designed iWitness to enable people to explore content in new ways.
STEPHEN DOWNES: HALF AN HOUR A Model of Autonomy
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2010
In his presentation during week 10 of PLENK2010, Seb Fiedler challenged us to develop a concept of autonomy more precise than vague ascriptions of capacities of learners to choose their own course materials and subjects. It was a good criticism and led to worthwhile reflection around the topic. Quite so. Family? Can they be open?
GEORGE SIEMENS Transforming learning through analytics
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2011
The slides below are from a presentation I delivered at EDUCAUSE 2011: Analytics: EDUCAUSE. View more presentations from gsiemens Data, big data, analytics, and visualization are significant trends in education. We need to pay attention. ” Analytics also hold promise for providing increased quality of learning for individuals.
NANCY WHITE Common Sense and the Gen Y Guide to Web 2.0 at Work
| TUESDAY, APRIL 21, 2009
View more presentations from Sacha Chua. couple of weeks ago this was a key point to a presentation I made to educators in Estonia. Sacha Chua’s The Gen Y Guide to Web 2.0 at Work has a few things going for it. First, it is a great use of simple visuals. See you CAN draw ! Second, it has a sense of humor. at Work. Identity.
- Adding Twitter to PowerPoint, Keynote and now - Sliderocket
I have added the information into the page, but you can find out more in their blog as well as view a demo here.
TONY KARRER Collaboration Tools
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2008
As I mentioned in Real-Time Collaborative Editing , I had a fantastic experience participating in group editing of a Mind Map of collaborative tools during a session at Learn Trends. You can see the result below. But it was interesting to see the results exported which I've embedded below.
DAVID WEINBERGER [mesh] Michael O’Connor Clarke
| FRIDAY, MAY 25, 2012
Yesterday at the Mesh conference I caught the second half of Michael O’Connor Clarke ‘s presentation, to a packed house, about how not to use social media for marketing. I’ve known Michael since the Cluetrain days, and it was great to warch him argue against viewing social media as a messaging vehicle. Michael on twitter
JON HUSBAND Wirearchy in Action. Charlene Li on Open Leadership
| THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2010
Charlene Li has developed a short and concise presentation about the implications of the networked workplace for leaders. Her presentation offers some clear and simple messages and examples about why and how interconnectedness leads to " a dynamic two way flow of power and authority ", and how to embrace and work with that flow.
INTERNET TIME ALLIANCE Free webinar, Wednesday, February 16th
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2011
prefer conversations to presentations. Training Smarter, Working Smarter. Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 11 AM PST/ 2 PM EST. FREE. Considering the fast pace and super-connectedness of today’s business environment, is the old static classroom really the best place for achieving modern training objectives? Bring your questions. Register.
HAROLD JARCHE Internet Time Alliance Insights
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2012
We have also just curated a number of our thoughts into a single presentation that shows our perspectives on workplace transformation. View more presentations from Harold Jarche. Tweet We can learn a lot from open conversations with trusted colleagues who want to improve their professional expertise. ITA Insights 2012. InternetTime
DONALD CLARK PLAN B MOOC on Human-Computer Interaction: 7 fails in screen design
| SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2013
Cognitive dissonance The too much talking head error is compounded by presenting text headings and blocks of text in a huge font over the rest of the screen. Even worse Scott, the presenter, reads the text but it’s not the text that appears on the screen. But it could have been so much better. Small screen, low retention. padded out).
JAY CROSS Flipping Corporate Learning
| TUESDAY, APRIL 17, 2012
In all likelihood, the presentation by the enthusiastic Salmaan Khan or a popular Stanford prof is going to be more engaging than your local school teacher or grad student teaching assistant. Training departments put PowerPoint presentations on their intranets and acted as if people could learn from them. Vendors Flipping Stanford.
HAROLD JARCHE Coherent communities
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2012
This presentation is a work in progress but I think it is ready to go public and get your feedback. Jay Cross has initiated an online conversation about the Coherent Organization/Enterprise: At the Internet Time Alliance, we’re big fans of narrating our work. Let me narrate my work so far. Coherent communities from Harold Jarche.
- Web x or n or 4+
View more presentations from Steve Wheeler. The University of Plymouth’s Steve Wheeler is sharp as a tack. enjoyed this dive into the deeper future. Web 3.0: The way forward?
TONY KARRER Free Webinar - Models for Learning in a New World
| MONDAY, JULY 27, 2009
He will present how learning solutions are evolving in organizations to meet changing needs. Come join this interesting presentation and discussion around models for learning in a new world of learning. Presenters: Dr. Tony Karrer, TechEmpower, Inc. think this will be an interesting discussion and I welcome your participation.
TONY KARRER Second Life as a Learning Tool
| MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2007
I've said for a while that Second Life offers something interesting in terms of providing a natural "setting" for online sessions, presentations, etc. because they are based on understood physical settings, e.g., presentation rooms with break out spaces. Video embedded below - didn't show in my blog reader. few thoughts.
DAVID WEINBERGER Warm Birthday Wishes to [your_name_here]
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2011
And then, as a special birthday present, keep your stupid marketing messages to yourself It used to be that on my birthday I’d get untouched-by-humans birthday wishes from my dentist’s firm and perhaps a local car company and real estate agent.
HAROLD JARCHE A theoretical model for PKM
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2012
He based the research model and questions on a framework of skills for undergraduates, developed by Susan Avery, “Personal Knowledge Management: Framework for Integration and Partnerships “, presented in 2001. Ricky) Cheong asked the following research questions: RQ1: What are the roles of PKM in the Knowledge Management Process?
CLARK QUINN Thinking through performing and learning
| FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2011
Again as preparation for our upcoming presentation (you can attend!), I was thinking about the skills necessary to cope in this new information age. That includes not only the performance skills but also meta-learning, and I decided it was also time to take another stab at capturing the concept as a graphical representation.
DONALD CLARK PLAN B More pedagogic change in 10 years than last 1000 years – all driven by 10 technology innovations
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2011
Tools This is notoften recognised but the word processor, spreadsheet and presentation toolshave effected a considerable change on pedagogy. Presentation tools have allowed us to present text,graphics, photographs and even video into teaching and learning. So let’s just call it learning practice. Let me elaborate….
TONY KARRER eLearning 1.0 vs. 2.0 - Help Needed
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2006
I'm still preparing for a couple of presentations at DevLearn and a presentation for ASTD Los Angeles - What's Next in eLearning? Actually that presentation is virtual so if you read this blog and are interested in attending, I can talk to the organizer.) I want to try an experiment. That's not really the case. to eLearning 1.3
TONY KARRER Social Conference Tools - Expect Poor Results
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2008
Give presenters a wiki page to spread out their session descriptions, post presentation commercials, and generate discussion through the commenting feature. Give exhibitors a wiki page to spread out their description and to add special offers, schedules of booth presentations, and codes for door prizes. Continue to maintain it.
GEORGE SIEMENS Open Learning Analytics: A proposal
| SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2011
I’ve embedded a presentation below I did at IADIS conference at East China Normal University in Shanghai this past week on Envisioning a System Wide Learning Analytics Platform (slide 31 details some of the principles behind the project): IADIS: Shanghai. View more presentations from gsiemens Suddenly, everything was “social”.
BETH KANTER Data Visualization Techniques for Those Who Can’t Draw
| TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012
Visual Thinking Presentation for UnitedHealth Innovation Day. View more presentations from burowe. ” The point that presentation makes is: Start thinking as drawing as a way to think! Shortly after, I decided to start curating resources on data visualization over at Scoop.It It has stopped me in the past. Visual
JANE HART Web Tour of the Social Learning Centre
| THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2012
In my webinar presentation today for the LSG Online Conference – entitled Using a collaborative platform for brilliant learning – I didn’t use PowerPoint slides but instead gave a web tour of the Social Learning Centre. Here’s the link if you’d like to take a look: Webinar Tour. Social learning
JANE HART Instructional design: from “packaging” to “scaffolding”
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6, 2013
It usually refers to the process of extracting knowledge from Subject Matter Experts, and presenting this content in a logical order for individuals to study. It also involves putting together formative quizzes and summative assessments to test understanding, and presenting this all in the form of courses, workshops, programmes etc.
- Using Twitter in a face-to-face Workshop
wanted it to be a highly participative, interactive and social event - not a presentational-style workshop. Although I had set up a number of presentation slides, these were very much used as prompts for me to share information with the group, as well as for discussion and reflection. learning. Now we were off.
ELLEN WAGNER ADDIE in 5 Screen Shots
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2010
Serendipitously, I am working on a presentation that is germane to the discussion that follows. I had a g-r-e-a-t discussion on Friday with 10 instructional designers that I happen to follow on Twitter. We were, once again, spinning around the.
GEORGE SIEMENS MOOCs are really a platform
| WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2012
The Coursera model emphasizes a more traditional learning approach through video presentations and short quizzes and testing. The options presented assume MOOCs-as-a-platform. We can officially declare massive open online courses (MOOCs) as the higher education buzzword for 2012. I’ve captured numerous articles here on diigo.
ROSS DAWSON Tablet computers as seen from 1994
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011
The newspaper front page was presented on tablet exactly the same as a current newspaper, which only the worst iPad news apps do. The rise of news on tablets such as the iPad is one of the defining themes of our times. This was foreseen by some, even down to the language that we use. Some things they got absolutely right.
NANCY WHITE About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2008
Frequent guest speaker and presenter. Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 About Nancy White Published by Nancy White Nancy J. Extensive work with “web 2.0” tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Thanks.
ROSS DAWSON LinkedIn demographics: global and diverse but most typical is an American male high-tech salesperson
| SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2011
View more presentations from Amodiovalerio Verde. Some nice data on the demographics of LinkedIn has just been compiled, shortly after it has reached 100 million users. Here is the full slidedeck of the demographic analysis. LinkedIn demographics and statistics – 2011. The demographics above show that it is certainly a global company.
DAVID WEINBERGER DPLA looking for an executive director
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2012
The DPLA team gave a presentation at Berkman yesterday, and has been showing some initial work, including a collaboration with Europeana and wireframes of a front page. The Digital Public Library of America is looking for an executive director. This is an incredible opportunity to make a difference.
EIDE NEUROLEARNING Analogy as the Core of Cognition
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2010
Analogy-making abilities exist in preschoolers and studies even suggest that the use of analogies in present new concepts to young elementary school children improves learning and retrieval. Douglas Hofstadter has an interesting discussion in a Presidential lecture at Stanford. something else)". Another interesting read is Gentner's Analogy.
LUIS SUAREZ KM, Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business: One and The Same
| MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011
If you don’t believe me, have a look and check out this recent presentation that one of my all time favourite, the always insightful and KM blogger extraordinaire, David Gurteen (A good friend and long time KM mentor, too!) David’s presentation will work wonders for us in this particular case. Thanks!! Really? as well?);
NANCY WHITE November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2010
November 10, 2010 #ECOO2010 – My Mobile Learning Presentation , November 11, 2010 QR Codes and Mobile Learning , November 17, 2010 Mobile Learning Solutions – Infographic , November 1, 2010 mLearning (8) Brandon Hall award for best in mLearning: gold medal! Hot Topics Mlearn (8) Brandon Hall award for best in mLearning: gold medal!
TONY KARRER Personal Learning Tools and Technologies
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 2008
I just saw a post by George Siemens discussing evolution of PLE concept and pointed me to two posts by Chris Lott based on his initial question - "What does your PLE look like?" - Tired of PLE Flak and I'm not interested in the PLE which then pointed me to a bunch of other posts as well - on the PLE and An audit on where stand with PLEs.
GEORGE SIEMENS Chronicle Interview: Why universities should experiment with open online courses
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2011
For example, in the comments I/we (those who run open courses) are presented as being corporate shills: Not surprising that online learning is being pushed by corporate entities who smell the bottom line figures. I did an interview with the Chronicle of Higher Education on Why Universities Should Experiment With ‘Massive Open Courses’.
TONY KARRER Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
Support for live presentations by a Process Design Consultant. Initially, I experimented with TTS as a way to add content to a presentation that I as a presenter could use to refresh myself before presenting. found that the act of adding TTS made me aware of a number of design issues with the presentation. Results?
TONY KARRER Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning
| MONDAY, MAY 17, 2010
We’ve reached a tipping point for web conferencing where it’s equivalent too and often preferable to face-to-face ( Learning from Others in the Room , Narrowing Gap between Face-to-Face and Online Presentations , New Presenter and Learner Skills and Methods ). Do you think these have a great future in the world of learning for adults?"
NANCY WHITE Twitter Thanks and Social Media and Public Health
| TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2011
Here are the slides and attached is a PDF file with the slide comments ( WhyMeWhyOnlinePKIDSFinalwnotes ) which capture the basic narrative of the presentation. View more presentations from Nancy White. Well, today was the day. Last week in preparation I realized I had to get my act together. Why me? Why Online? via Why me? Why Online?
NINE SHIFT Cell phones in school
| MONDAY, JANUARY 24, 2011
So says Gareth Mitchell, one of the world's leading technology reporters and presenter of BBC "Digital Planet" show , speaking in an intimate fireside chat following his big keynote address before 775 attendees at the LERN annual conference in Chicago last month. In the Netherlands, school children are urged to keep their cell phones on.
GEORGE SIEMENS Learning Analytics 2011: Reflections
| FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2011
About 20 of the conference attendees are regular keynote presenters in mainstream educational conferences and leaders in fields of learning design, openness, semantic web, data analysis, and social network analysis. Doug Clow was particular thorough in blogging the presentations. We had an outstanding conference program (.pdf).
EUEN SEMPLE Living in the real world?
| TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2011
If my happiness at this moment consists largely in reviewing happy memories and expectations, I am but dimly aware of this present. shall still be dimly aware of the present when the good things that I have been expecting come to pass.
DAVID WEINBERGER Transparency is the new objectivity
| SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2009
Transparency gives the reader information by which she can undo some of the unintended effects of the ever-present biases. Objectivity used be presented as a stopping point for belief: If the source is objective and well-informed, you have sufficient reason to believe. First, I apologize for the cliché of “x is the new y.
JANE HART'S PICK OF THE DAY Learning Tools Directory 2010
| MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2010
Document & Presentation Tools Tools to. presentations. Includes word processing, presentation tools, PDF. convertors, document and presentation hosting sites Currently listing 177 tools. In 2006 I started the Learning Tools Directory. Since that time some tools have come. and gone, and others. Includes blogging.
TONY O'DRISCOLL Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Keynote
| SATURDAY, MARCH 20, 2010
has done a wonderful job of editing the presentations. Last Saturday, Karl and I had the privilege of keynoting the VWBPE conference. Over 5000 avatars attended the conference in Second Life and treet.tv highly recommend checking these talks out. that talks about his experience at VWBPE last week.
ADAPTIVE PATH A Model for UX Career Growth
| FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2010
See Will’s whole presentation on design leadership here. Over on the UX Leadership Journal , Will Evans recently shared a really nice model for career growth in the UX field. It looks sort of like this. I added a few details.). Slightly larger version here.). They’re not the same thing. Thanks, Will.
JAY CROSS More Ivan lllich and me
| SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2010
I find silent PowerPoint presentations (except for those that only use words) about as useful as a Rorschach ink blot. This is practice for a presentation I’ll be delivering in Sao Paolo next month. Upload your presentation to SlideShare. For example, that’s a real psych-test blog above. See any weird stuff?
DONALD CLARK PLAN B Working memory down from 5-9 to 3-4
| MONDAY, MAY 12, 2008
The lesson is that fewer items need to be presented at any one time and that chunking becomes very important 7 plus and minus 2 The famous George Miller paper ‘The Magic Number 7 Plus and Minus Two’ has turned out to be rather optimistic. Try remembering the letters IFCMBAIBI.
HAROLD JARCHE We need to learn how to connect
| SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2013
From danah boyd’s presentation at ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 , on the future of work: But if you want to prepare people not just for the next job, but for the one after that, you need to help them think through the relationships they have and what they learn from the people around them. Neither does any company. It cannot.
ROSS DAWSON Keynote slides on The Transformation of Government
| MONDAY, JULY 18, 2011
Originally I was scheduled to follow the recently elected NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell, but he has had to travel to Beijing, so he will present at the conference after the morning break via Telepresence. Below is my Prezi presentation to support my keynote. will shortly release the underlying framework as a pdf.
CLARK QUINN Social Learning
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
Their example at a presentation at TechCrunch was "preparing for your GMAT." Actually, I've got to say that this was an incredibly bad presentation. How the heck did they get $8M from VCs with presentation skills like that - actually it wasn't presentation skills it was bad content.) Two thoughts. Wow, it was really bad.
JANE HART'S PICK OF THE DAY Social Learning tools for the school classroom
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2010
Yesterday I gave a keynote presentation at a schools conference entitled " The Social Learning Revolution", where I talked about the impact that social media was having on learning both inside and outside the school classroom. But I would like your help to build this list. Thanks for your help
TONY KARRER Nothing More Important in my Life Than Blogging
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2009
This is going to be pretty good for an upcoming presentation to professional speakers about the use of social media. From Jay Cross' Informal Learning Flow Hot List for August , fantastic video with Seth Godin and Tom Peters discussing the value of blogging. They sound a lot like what I say about blogging and learning. It has changed my life.
EIDE NEUROLEARNING Remembering Inhibits Learning
| MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012
Test subjects were asked to learn new scenes that were presented visually as they were remember what words they had read on a screen. Or perhaps new information should be presented before questions were asked? When remembering and studying visual scenes happened at the same time, learning was inhibited. Eide Neurolearning Blog.
JANE HART A Practical Guide to the Top 100 Tools for Learning
| TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 2013
For instance the 2011 presentation has now been viewed over 800,000 times, and the 2012 has been viewed nearly 400,000 times. My annual Top 100 Tools for Learning list has become a popular resource – if the Slideshare viewing stats are anything to go by. Â¦ [.].
DAVE SNOWDEN Kumvana
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 14, 2011
This morning having navigated the Toronto street car system to get to the venue (getting moral bonus points over other speakers who wimped out and got taxis) I spent most of the day attending sessions before delivering a presentation on Complexity along with Owen Bardor. That said the conversations afterwards were really interesting.
NANCY WHITE June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content
| SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2011
Cell Phones in the Classroom" - Cell Phones in Learning , June 23, 2011 Resisting Change - The Mobile Learner , June 5, 2011 Gary Woodill: The Past, Present and Future of Mobile Learning - Float Mobile Learning , June 16, 2011 Prototyping on a Shoestring with Virtually No Tech Skills! The device better fits to me. hotlist hot June
IRVING WLADAWSKY-BERGER Unleashing the Next Age of Prosperity
| SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2011
Our present information technology and telecommunications age, whose starting point Perez pegs at 1971, is the fifth such major revolution in that span. The notion of innovation opportunity spaces is a new concept that she has recently developed and explains in this recent presentation. . Let me briefly summarize her views. .
- Social Learning : help me deliver a collaborative keynote
am EDT) I will be giving the 2nd keynote presentation. To stand up in a formal presentation and talk about social learning is rather surreal, so I'd like your help in delivering a social, collaborative keynote. . If you want to watch the live stream of the presentation, you can do that here. At 4 pm BST (that's 11.00
ROSS DAWSON The next generation of computer interfaces will drive better remote collaboration
| SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2011
Oblong describes it: Mezzanine™ is a remarkable new collaboration, whiteboarding, and presentation system whose triptych of high-definition displays forms a shared workspace. I have long believed that the evolution of man-machine interfaces is at the heart of our future. Remote collaboration is absolutely the right application. ve Seen It.
ROSS DAWSON Keynote: The Business Opportunities of the Future
| THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
View more presentations from rossdawson. This morning I am giving the keynote at the MyBusiness Expo 2011 on The Business Opportunities of the Future. This stems from my interview for the cover story in the February issue of MyBusiness magazine on The Future of Business: Businesses to seek – and flee – in the next decade.
LUIS SUAREZ Building an Engaging Community By Gautam Ghosh
| TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011
Perhaps it will become available at some point, but for now I would want to leave you with the embedded code of his presentation, so that you can have a look into some of the other relevant ideas that he shared during that event: . View more presentations from Gautam Ghosh. . Community has meaning. Community is shared passion.
CLARK QUINN Scaling
| MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2012
They introduced us to the context the night before the conference, with a series of presentations indicating the scope of the issue. Downes reviewed the potential problems of their model of MOOCs in his presentation including the issues I had raised. One fact kept recurring; the scope was trying to raise 350-500 million learners.
LUIS SUAREZ Restoring the Human in Humanity by Simon Sinek
| MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2012
He gets to talk further along during his presentation about how critical and rather important trust is , whether on a personal level, or on a work environment, although he keeps questioning why is it so tough to generate such trust at work versus our own personal lives. The knowledge workers themselves, once again. People Powerful stuff! .
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