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Networked learning in a changing world

Harold Jarche

I switched my social bookmarking service from Delicious to Diigo and noticed that Diigo offered a method to save my favourites automatically. Value networks are purposeful groups of people who come together in designated roles to take action or produce an outcome. Five surprising changes in 2010 by @lemire. I think that much of the establishment is greatly underestimating the amplitude and significance of these changes.

The Designer’s Guide to Brooklyn

Adaptive Path

Since our team is heading out next week and possibly some of you will be going as well, we thought it would be great to assemble a Designers’ Guide to Brooklyn. Anselm – delicious steakhouse. ” Le Barricou – French, really well-designed everything. Marlow and Son’s – ever-changing American blend menu. Imbibe with a fellow designers at Brooklyn Brewery …cheers!

Active Training: To Get Nonprofit Audiences Engaged, Keep Them Moving

Beth Kanter

The curriculum covered a lot of territory on social media and online collaborations, but every day after we came back from a delicious Indian meal, the after-lunch slump would set in. Energizers are activities designed to awaken a sleeping audience or activate a jaded one.

eLearning Learning Launches New Features

Tony Karrer

You can change the Edition at any time. Over on eLearning Learning , we've just launched a new version with some great new features.

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

A landscape designer’s goal is to conceptualize a harmonious, unified, pleasing garden that makes the most of the site at hand. A workscape designer’s goal is to create a learning environment that increases the organization’s longevity and health and the individual’s happiness and well-being.

The MOOC of One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I''m one of the people who designed the concept originally in 2008. What I mean is massive by design, massive in the sense that it can continue to scale without losing its essential shape. Education changes. Traditional education changes when you make it massive. We wanted to design a system that could scale without changing the nature of learning. That''s the course we designed out of the box, and then we told our students ??

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This was a manifesto that was authored by economic students demanding that the way their profession be taught be changed. They made observations about things like the global economic collapse and global climate change and other things not really being addressed by current economic theory.

Hot topics in Working Smarter for the past 12 months

Jay Cross

Push the CHANGE EDITION button to select a range of dates. ID – Instructional Design or Interactivity Design in an interconnected world? It is the structure of social networks that shapes influence… and the structure is changing - Ross Dawson , February 5, 2011.

Sense-making with PKM

Harold Jarche

In looking at how we can make sense of the growing and changing knowledge in our respective professional fields, I see two parallel processes that support each other. A stock exchange is designed to help capital flow and we need to use knowledge exchanges to allow ideas to flow.

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Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Also, some background on tagging: this is the practice of annotating resources with keywords (aka ''tags'') on sites like Delicious, Flickr, etc. Teaching, mentoring, and learning in the games and crowdsourcing era The point of philosophy is to change things (Marx)and maybe we should be looking at what we want mass collaboration (or cooperation?) to change things to. There are some light-wight crowdsourcing games designed by scientists to collect data.

Harold Jarche » Proficiency-based training

Harold Jarche

link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? For learning professionals, it is important to design tests that can validate competency. This is an overlooked area of instructional design as too much effort is spent on delivering content, in my opinion. Another rule that we had in military training, though not always followed, was to design the proficiency test before developing any training.

Full Circle Associates " Catch up strategies in online courses

Nancy White

This is particularly important when courses like Foundations and the FOC08 and CCK08 have a frequent phase changes that make returning your attentions like picking up a movie plot part way through the screening.

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is particularly important when courses like Foundations and the FOC08 and CCK08 have a frequent phase changes that make returning your attentions like picking up a movie plot part way through the screening.

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is particularly important when courses like Foundations and the FOC08 and CCK08 have a frequent phase changes that make returning your attentions like picking up a movie plot part way through the screening.

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is particularly important when courses like Foundations and the FOC08 and CCK08 have a frequent phase changes that make returning your attentions like picking up a movie plot part way through the screening.

A Year in Photos

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It is a mixture of European influences (French is commonly spoken and the shops are closed on Sunday) and middle-Eastern cultures, with Arabic predominating, the influence of Islam everywhere, and the Adhan ringing out over the city, setting time to a clock that changes every day.

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was making some last minute changes during the introductions. Learning design was an attempt to emulate what was called programmed learning in the course packages, a way of leading the student through the materials one step at a time. The interaction part of MuniMall worked really well and, in fact, the community lasted for 10 years from the original design. YouTube was going to change the world? It actually did change the world in many ways.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Hence, a MOOC is to my mind, defined along the following four dimensions: [slide 3 – massive] Massive - here I mean not necessarily the success of the MOOC in attracting many people, but in the design elements that make educating many people possible. In practice, what this means is a system designed so that bottlenecks are not created in any of the four attributes: modeling, demonstration, practice, and reflection. but also to be involved in the design of these.

Harold Jarche » Learning is Conversation

Harold Jarche

link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Networks Enable Connections Will Richardson made this statement about the changing needs of learners in a networked world, “ … now that we have access to people and knowledge, learning is “network creation&# and we can learn through “collaborative meaning making.&# Tagging, folksonomies, wikis and social bookmarks are new metaphors designed within the new medium.

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Travel Tip #11 ? The Hidden Benefits of Mickey D's | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work. Design (52). Design (52). BTW…I had the most delicious Viennese coffee at this particular iconic location [link]. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan.

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Signposts for the Week Ending June 5

Adaptive Path

An open letter to American Airlines about their website design sparks a discussion about large organizations’ difficulty in making real change. Wireframing was never so delicious! Bolger, 81, Dies; Prolific Boat Designer. Eric Karjaluoto: Drones at the karaoke lounge of design. A great new branding/typography/interactive design blog. If you need to explain venn diagrams, or sporks.

The Bilbao Effect

Jay Cross

Chicago, Denver, Rome, Venice, and Abu Dhabi have since hired “starchitects&# to design striking museums or dramatic makeovers. Walking in and among Serra’s raw steel shapes while listening to him describe the why’s and wherefore’s was a delicious experience.

The Bilbao Effect

Jay Cross

Chicago, Denver, Rome, Venice, and Abu Dhabi have since hired “starchitects&# to design striking museums or dramatic makeovers. Walking in and among Serra’s raw steel shapes while listening to him describe the why’s and wherefore’s was a delicious experience.

Twitter potpourri

Harold Jarche

I post some things I find directly to Delicious and others I mark as favourites. Via @neternity The biggest cultural change was breaking down organizational walls. KathySierra Cut a few prime-time ads, use the money to hire fabulous usability & instructional design team to craft/implement a spectacular user learning “strategy&#. I’m still figuring out how best to integrate Twitter to my personal knowledge management processes.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

Raising the Bar on Online Event Practices - Full Circle , August 11, 2009 Alan Levine wrote a deliciously provocative post on last month that I’ve been meaning to comment upon, Five Ways to Run a Deadly Online Seminar. Conferences have traditionally provided foundation knowledge for instructional designers, trainers, CLOs, and others in the field. I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic.

Harold Jarche » T&D Learning in 2020

Harold Jarche

link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? He predicted that in 10 years, users would be able to design and input plans for furniture, consumer goods, etc…and they would be custom made by a machine.

Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs

Tony Karrer

It's Tony Karrer delicious links. eContent Jane Hart - Pick of the Day Internet Time Experiencing eLearning Learning Next Learning Design and Performance Improvement Adobe Captivate Blog Learning and Technology Learning Circuits eQuixotic Mobile Learning Learning Visions Will at Work Learning Business Casual Bamboo Project ThirdForce Blog eLearning Learning Posts Social Learning and Communities of Practice Jonathan's ID eLearning 3.0

WestPeter blows my mind | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Iterested parties may benefit from knowing that the same article citations that appear on Twitter are echoed on Delicious – [link] Both Twitter and Delicious offer RSS feeds for the article citations.

The Joy of Business Travelling

Luis Suarez

I have been incorporating over time myself as well, and how by adapting to the circumstances one finally gets to comprehend how humans were designed for travelling after all.

Google Chrome – have to have a play | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Edited later: Downside s No delicious tag plugin. I´ve missed delicious tagging, twine tagging, twitter add-on and too many other firefox usual things. And how would we describe “more social&# (both in terms of features and design approaches)?

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Michel Bauwens: Full Circle Associates &# Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media (via delici… [.] # Connie Bensen on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:26 pm Hey Nancy, Thanks for taking that screenshot & putting it on Flickr.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Michel Bauwens: Full Circle Associates &# Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media (via delici… [.] # Connie Bensen on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:26 pm Hey Nancy, Thanks for taking that screenshot & putting it on Flickr.

Coming out of the Graphic Facilitation Closet

Nancy White

This workshop originated at NexusU/ Nexus for Change at Bowling Green State University in 2008. This workshop is designed for a group of people to play and learn together to develop your their practice in graphic recording and facilitation in the context of group processes.

Tool Catch-up: TiddlyBackpack, Clipmarks, Goosh, MokaFive

Mark Oehlert

C> goosh is the "unofficial google shell" Just try it. ;-) Click here for an article on this from Emily Chang. Red Delicious : An iPhone app for managing your delicious bookmarks. tools, delicious is one that they consistently seem to be able to understand quickly

Opening plenary at Online Educa

Jay Cross

User-generated organization (Delicious). teaching has not changed; learning has changed. Self design. Online Educa 2008. Keynote, December 4, 2008. Harold Elletson. 2064 registered delegates from 91 countries. Sweden 76. Finland 79. Spain 88. Poland 90. Norway 149. Netherlands 237. UK 247. German 291. Optimism is here, a small bright light in a world dark with the credit crunch and Mumbai terrorism. Joseph Pierre Ndiaye , Sengal.

Coming out of the Graphic Facilitation Closet | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Image courtesy of Pen Machine ) Using Visuals With Group Processes & Facilitation Methods This workshop originated at NexusU/ Nexus for Change at Bowling Green State University in 2008. As a graphic designer, I draw every day, yet I left this session with many new ideas.

eLearning Learning - Best of May

Tony Karrer

Blogger in Middle-earth , May 26, 2009 Tips for Working with SMEs - Bozarthzone , May 21, 2009 Social Networking in Times of Stress and Personal Emergencies - Electronic Papyrus , May 11, 2009 Aligning Learning Theory with Instructional Design - The E-Learning Curve , May 21, 2009 Developing a PLE Using Web 2.0 eLearning Learning Hot List May 1, 2009 to May 31, 2009 Here is the best stuff from May 2009 via the eLearning Learning site. Hope you enjoy.

Raising the Bar on Online Event Practices

Nancy White

Alan Levine wrote a deliciously provocative post on last month that I’ve been meaning to comment upon, Five Ways to Run a Deadly Online Seminar. Design appropriate process: Think about your process design options. If you have a task to do, consider what steps are needed and design them into the process. She is an active online event designer, facilitator and technology steward.

Informal Learning Technology

Tony Karrer

In his post, he really is looking primarily at the University of Manitoba's Connectivism Course that he designed and delivered with George Siemens to 2200 students in Fall 2008 and you can tell that he's busy thinking about the technology behind the Fall 2009 course. If you think of Flickr, Wikipedia, Delicious – these all are content-centric networks. There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning.

Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Design, processes, and ADDIE , September 9, 2009. like changing tires on a speeding car” , September 16, 2009. Finding Better Friends: Delicious and SPEAR , August 31, 2009. Here are the top sites from Informal Learning Flow for September 2009. Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Awesomeness Manifesto - HarvardBusiness.org , September 16, 2009.