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Information: What am I missing?

George Siemens

Landing (Elgg), Twitter, Facebook. analytics techniques to visualize and. Google Analytics, Klout 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.

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I need some help

George Siemens

But I benefit daily from open source software – my blogs are wordpress, the server that hosts my sites runs LAMP, at work I use ELGG ( the Landing ), for open courses we use gRSShopper , etc. With the Society for Learning Analytics Research we recently posted a concept paper on developing an open learning analytics architecture (.pdf). On February 8, I’ll be delivering a talk at TEDxEdmonton’s event Rethinking Open Source Culture.

Rejected: On being disappointed, sorta

George Siemens

However, the focus of this research chair on learning innovation and analytics captured my interest and I decided to apply (obviously informing my colleagues at Athabasca University of my intent. Whether as a startup, in my current role, or something else entirely, the intersection of social media, analytics, new pedagogical models, and networked learning are a lucrative and provocative area of exploration. Corporate partnerships with organizations involved in learning analytics.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

Stanford Learning Analytics Summer Institute GEORGE SIEMENS | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2012. Open Course: Learning Analytics and Knowledge GEORGE SIEMENS | MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2013. The Importance of Elgg in the Future of Learning. And I’d love to run the next MOOC in Elgg.

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E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In education, probably themajor player from this era was Elgg, at that time and still to this day a noveltechnology. Thecontent itself could have been anything - we have since run courses in criticalliteracies, learning analytics, and personal learning environments. Consider 'learning analytics', for example, which is anattempt to learn about the learning process by examining a large body of data.