Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” For example, Harold Jarche tells us 2010: Year of the CM.

Filtering, Crowdsourcing and Information Overload

Tony Karrer

The other part of this thought process is that the feedback on my Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010 was that I should have Information Overload and Information Filtering as my user chosen prediction number 10.

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How to support informal learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Cross is a champion of informal learning, Web 2.0, They are currently refining informal/web 2.0 His published works include Informal Learning : Rediscovering the Natural Pathways that Inspire Innovation and Performance as well as other books and countless articles. Interview.

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

Tweet “In the period ahead of us, more important than advances in computer design will be the advances we can make in our understanding of human information processing – of thinking, problem solving, and decision making…” ~ Herbert Simon, Economics Nobel-prize winner (1968).

An example of informal learning from Europe

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Harm told me about his team’s experience with informal learning in an engagement with Sara Lee. Having a closer look, I concluded that the list of activities could be divided into more formal and more informal learning activities. Informal: - Experiences on the job.

Still Confused in 2010

Harold Jarche

UN-OAS : “information regarding human rights violations should not be considered secret or classified – via @oscarberg. This is my 85th Friday’s Finds , the last for 2010. Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. “ In this day and age, if you’re not confused, you’re not thinking clearly.&# ~ Burt Mannis – via @mariogastaldi. “I don’t have to attend every argument I’m invited to.

On the Road with Internet Time Alliance, December 2010

Jay Cross

Over the course of 18 days in December 2010, I took part in learning events in seven countries. She is also a supporter of informal learning. Here are some of the things I learned. Brussels, Belgium.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. If possible, please do not remove the contact information when you re-distribute the list as that is how I receive updates and corrections. link] March 3-5, 2011 Information Fluency Workshop, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

2010 - year in review

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Monday, 3 January 2011 2010 - year in review 2010 marked the first full year of blogging for me. I only use Twitter to publish my blog posts, and had 250 followers at the beginning of 2010, and almost 1,000 at the end. Business or Pleasure? -

Map of the Decade, ExaTrends of the Decade, and the Zeitgeist for 2011

Ross Dawson

Now that biological and genomic technologies are largely driven by information technologies, they are on the same exponential trajectory. They will enable far more efficient business, make dating easier, help to filter information overload, and allow no space for the dodgy to hide.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

What a difference a decade makes – now there’s almost TOO much information. I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses. It made me immediately think back to my first experience with an online session. It was the first ever public session for Placeware - a virtual meeting software company that was much later acquired by Microsoft and became Microsoft Live Meeting.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Steven Berlin Johnson

So I look at human environments that have been unusually generative: the architecture of successful science labs, the information networks of the Web or the Enlightenment-era postal system, the public spaces of metropolitan cities, even the notebooks of great thinkers.

The Glass Box And The Commonplace Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

Value for consumers searching for information, value for advertisers trying to share their messages with consumers searching for related topics, value for content creators who want an audience. What happens to that information?

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

Strategizing informal learning Five Steps to Mobile Learning Success by Brian Taliesin If you feel I’m missing good articles, please let me know. I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic.

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Open Source LMS Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 Open Source life, LMSs beyond Moodle - Learning Rocks , December 18, 2008 Open Source LMS - eLearning Technology , December 10, 2009 The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.

[2b2k] [berkman] Alison Head on how students seek information

David Weinberger

Alison Head, who is at the Berkman Center and the Library Information Lab this year, but who is normally based at U of Washington’s Info School, is giving a talk called “Modeling the Information-Seeking Process of College Students.” Omitting key information.

Informal Snake Oil

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

I watched vendors hi-jack the term eLearning, and I don’t want to see it happen to social or informal learning. In additional to social learning , vendors are claiming to provide informal learning. Informal Learning in a Nutshell gives my definition of informal learning.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Klout. Nail. Coffin. Who cares?

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 25 November 2010 Klout. Think of how Southwest might have better handled the Kevin Smith had they been better informed Emphasis all mine. Business or Pleasure? - Coffin. Who cares?

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

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Sense-making glossary

Harold Jarche

Sense-making – The process by which individuals (or organizations) create an understanding so that they can act in a principled and informed manner … Source-linked sensemaking – In conventional media, a document about a topic may cite a list of references.

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

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 26 June 2010 Cloud Field. Business or Pleasure? -

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. And the system itself is growing with sites like Social Media Informer. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5.

2010

Jay Cross

Take advantage of convergence of informal learning and social networks. The Big Question. What are your biggest challenges for this upcoming year? Make the case for learnscapes in HBR, CIO, other management arenas. Become a tip-top webinar leader and public speaker.

Learning is (still) conversation

Harold Jarche

Other top-rated methods include the use of (external) search engines; trial & error; informal on-the-job instruction; and professional reading. Here’s a quote from Jay’s book on Informal Learning : Conversations. Tags: Informal Learning InternetTime

Chief Learning Officer Job Description: Change Needed

Dan Pontefract

The use of emergent social software platforms as well as formal and informal competence exchange processes, between companies, partners and employees, to improve both productivity and business results. Visionary of the new Learning 2.0/Learnerprise mantra (formal-informal-social).

Sense-making

Harold Jarche

The term personal knowledge management (PKM) isn’t about management in a business sense but rather how we can manage to make sense of information and experience in our electronic surround. Knowledge – connecting information to experience (know what, know who, know how).

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

The natural sharing of knowledge and information we all are used to out here in our social networks, big or small, combined with our lack of fear of using new tools and platforms, will eliminate our dependency on them. D 27 July 2010 00:34 rickladd.com said. Business or Pleasure? -

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. Informal Discussion group/ forum. Informal SharePoint. Informal RSS Feeds. Informal Mentoring.

Why I think @Klout is Krap

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 18 November 2010 Why I think @Klout is Krap After my last post it wasnt hard to come up with this devious title. 19 November 2010 07:02 Post a Comment Thank you for sharing your thoughts! Business or Pleasure? -

Curiosity and the Creative Drive

Eide Neurolearning

This supports the information gap theory of curiosity, which was first developed by George Loewenstein of Carnegie-Mellon in the early 90s.

The real cause of Global Warming: the Vatican

Martijn Linssen

Gigatonnes of Carbon Dioxide Theres the Keeling Curve , showing that the carbon dixoide concentration fluctuates with the season, yet has steadily increased from 310 ppm in 1958 to 390 in 2010: Theres the world population , increasing from 3 billion in 1960 to 6.5 Business or Pleasure? -

An informal chat about hard data

Mind Hacks

This informal style of communication has been deliberately excluded from science in recent decades through the adoption of peer-review and a uniform impersonal writing style, as a way of imbuing the process with a form of institutional trust.

My Personal Passion Trajectory

John Hagel

Information technology   I left my first consulting job at BCG to launch a computer startup.    It also provided a deep immersion into information technology, a field where, as an economic history major, I had precious little exposure.    I discovered that information technology was an incredibly dynamic domain, constantly generating new capabilities that could amplify our potential as human beings.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Attribution: a lost art?

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 14 July 2010 Attribution: a lost art? 14 July 2010 21:54 Harold Jarche said. 15 July 2010 00:34 Zoli Erdos said. link] 15 July 2010 01:42 Martijn Linssen said. 16 July 2010 11:35 Martijn Linssen said.

Best Lecture

Tony Karrer

I’m not quite sure that I buy the article’s contention that: The simple fact is that university lectures never worked that well in the first place – it’s just that for centuries, we didn’t have any better option for transmitting information. I just read George Siemens post Will online lectures destroy universities?

The strange-face-in-the-mirror illusion

Mind Hacks

The visual system starts to adapt after we receive the same information over time (this is why you can experience visual changes by staring at anything for a long time) but we also have a system that interprets faces very easily.

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Getting More Value from Your Social Media by Kevin Wheeler on November 24, 2010 Platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and a variety of proprietary platforms are becoming core to successful recruiting, learning, relationship building, and marketing. They can provide authentic information, answer questions, and even close offers.

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The Science of Information-based Predictions

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The FiveThirtyEight has been affiliated with the NY Times since August of 2010. . Silver, on the another hand, views information-based predictions, including political forecasting, as a scientific discipline.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Larry's magic numbers - bite.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 24 September 2010 Larrys magic numbers - bite him in the butt At Oracle Open World, aka #oow10 on Twitter, a lot happened. 24 September 2010 03:47 Martijn Linssen said. 24 September 2010 15:37 David Dobrin said. Business or Pleasure? -

In Defense of Data Centrism

Martijn Linssen

Yes, we can do both, but levers must be informed and confirmed by data. Home About Complexity Reading List Knowledge Management Reading List In Defense of Data Centrism John 0 comments Education System Dec 23 In the never ending search to know “what works,” we have a few choices.

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