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1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools

Jane Hart

Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Want to add or amend a tool’s details? What are your favourite tools for learning? Voting is now open in this year’s Top Tools for Learning survey. INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS. E-Learning Authoring Tools. CONTENT TOOLS.

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Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration

Luis Suarez

Lately, I have been thinking quite a bit around the topic of Social / Open Business Transformation. He said that the presentations are becoming a de-personalized knowledge transfer tool, supposed to be used without seeing or listening to the presenter.

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

Jane Hart, another colleague at the Internet Time Alliance, has examined social media and learning in the context of the workplace and has noted that much of it is informal (Hart 2010). Social learning is about getting things done in networks. Social bookmarks (e.g.,

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #9

Luis Suarez

And this time around with a bit of everything as the themes would be Productivity, Social Curation, Social Bookmarking, Photography and, finally, Traveling. Refind : I have always been a huge fan of social bookmarking!

Sense-making

Harold Jarche

A basic tool I’ve described for PKM is social bookmarking to file information. A collaborative document that aggregates information and shows it from a different perspective could also be valuable.

Better Memory

Tony Karrer

The reality is that we were all trained in school to use metacognitive / metamemory methods and tools as a supplement to our knowledge. Delicious - Use this social bookmarking tool to save pages with tags as the organizer for me to get back to at a later time.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. Tools?

Working online is different

Harold Jarche

Currently, my favourites are Zorap ; Skype and Google Documents. Using wikis or Google Documents means that everyone can see what the others have contributed. I now take for granted my online personal knowledge management processes, such as social bookmarking; blogging and tweeting, but these habits make online collaboration much, much easier.

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social Media Strategy Planning & Measurement – What’s Working? With social media, however, strategy is a compass, not a map, because it is a fast changing territory. Social media, however, is like a river you swim in.

eLearning 2.0 Random Thoughts based on Chat

Tony Karrer

You learn about this using these tools and scanning sources like blogs, trying things out, forcing yourself to make time to learn. Social Bookmarking and Wikis and Blogs are a form of social networking I never said this, but several people pointed it out in the chat. The same thing can be true with social bookmarking, wikis, flickr, etc. We can pull up a tag anytime, but what are some strategies for documenting a thought string (i.e.

Personal Learning Environments and personal learning environments

Tony Karrer

There's some truth to that, but at the end of my What's New in eLearning session (on blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, rss readers, etc.) Note: Stephen and I don't agree on using the term Personal Learning Environment (PLE) with capitals to mean a put together system that integrates and supports your personal learning and a personal learning environment (lower case letters, no acronym) as the set of tools you use to help yourself learn (likely not very integrated).

Knowledge sharing, one at a time

Harold Jarche

If this helps us move away from central digital information repositories (Knowledge Management, Document Management, Learning Content Management Systems, Content Management Systems, etc.) PKM is our part of a social learning contract that makes us better off individually and collectively.

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ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

Tools for eLearning. Improve your Work Literacy I would highly encourage going through the recent series of posts all about Tools and Methods for Work and Learning : Work Skills Keeping Up Top-Down Strategy Better Memory Information Radar Processing Link Pages Network Learning Collaboration Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool Search Browser Short Cuts Work Skills Workshop Keynote Links I mentioned in Twitter Conference Ideas that I was sending messages and links during the keynote.

Examples of eLearning 2.0

Clark Quinn

internal processes on wiki starting to use wikis internally Moving faculty bookmarks to Delicious use wiki for learners to craft definition of 'seamless service' after searching orgs that proclaim to provide seamless service We hope to build wikis that our students can use to share information. During my presentation last Thursday that was an introduction to eLearning 2.0 as part of an online event for the eLearningGuild, I mentioned a few common ways that I've seen eLearning 2.0

CoP Series #8: Content and Community

Nancy White

“Members of a community of practice need to interact with each other as well as produce and share artifacts such as documents, tools, and links to resources. The ability to use these tools to find and aggregate content can also be used to link people to that content.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Garrote, 2007) More recently, social networking technologies have come to be applied to content and learning management systems. Dignan, 2008) The core of a social networking technology is the capacity to create links between members in a community - to create, in other words, social networks. boyd & Ellison, 2007) Social networks represent a gradual decentralization of content and contact online. social networking and social bookmarking for health librarians.

2008 2009

Tony Karrer

for Learning Professionals (20) Tools Used (18) Learning 2.0 Corporate Access (6) LinkedIn for Finding Expertise (6) Social Learning (6) Long Tail Learning - Size and Shape (6) As a side note, I used this as an opportunity to update my Blog Guide.

Increasing “Jointness” and Reducing Duplication in DoD Intelligence

Martijn Linssen

tools such as wikis, blogs, social bookmarking services, and document storage all of which were indexed by Google Search Appliance. tools behind the firewall (dubbed “Enterprise 2.0”) to increase knowledge transfer and information sharing.

Last Year's eLearn Magazine Predictions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Social and Informal Blends: Add one part informal learning, one part social networking and swirl in classrooms, e-learning, and online webinars, and you have some new recipes. had a bit more than "limited" success - things like social networks had a big year, both in and outside e-learning - but I think both Feldstein and I agree that we'll never see a broad corporate uptake of anything other than enterprise tools. 2007 is finally over.

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. I think your list of criteria works well also as a general definition of social software. tools are doing? Reguardless if they are collaborative or social, if they pass this basic test. tools for site development.