Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 I've not really seen good examples of business cases (future ROI) for using these tools. Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Firewalls - You can certainly install tools behind the firewall. Web 2.0

Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

Before the web, we had EDI (electronic data interchange) and EFT (electronic funds transfer). Learning is whatever gets past their personal firewalls (AKA skulls) and lodges in the brain. A big part of the sales pitch for early versions of web-supported learning was the elimination of costly trainers. I have been credited with the first use of eLearning on the web. 2002 Update : I just came upon an article on the web that talks of eLearning in 1997.

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Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

Before the web, we had EDI (electronic data interchange) and EFT (electronic funds transfer). Learning is whatever gets past their personal firewalls (AKA skulls) and lodges in the brain. A big part of the sales pitch for early versions of web-supported learning was the elimination of costly trainers. I have been credited with the first use of eLearning on the web. 2002 Update : I just came upon an article on the web that talks of eLearning in 1997.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

In the late 1990s, the web changed everything. Training directors learned enough accounting to talk about ROI. People at the big events are talking about informal learning, social learning, simulations, webinars, mobile, virtual classrooms, community, interactivity, and web 2.0. The Millennials are used to having information at their fingertips, used to digesting, sharing and creating information on the web. Google search for web resources.

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Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Social Media ROI: Measuring the unmeasurable? Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Social media ROI - a calculator for not for profit campaigns - FreshNetworks , March 25, 2009. McKinsey on Making Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Workflow 2.0 - Library Clips , March 23, 2009. Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 The Semantic Web is Now AKA Web 3.0