Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

Introduction to Social Networking. Online social networks facilitate connections between people based on shared interests, values, membership in particular groups (i.e., They make it easier for people to find and communicate with individuals who are in their networks using the Web as the interface. Note you can learn more about the concept of ego-centric vs object-centric networks here ). You will also find that different people are active in these different networks.

A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

Wiki pages created – 2455. The hurdle was overcome well before we went live to the organization, but the lesson for others is to ensure you sort through the relationship of Jam to BizX if you are launching other SuccessFactors modules at the same time. Wikis.

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Social Media, Networking, and African Women’s Leadership Training in Rwanda

Beth Kanter

My role was to deliver components of the Networked NGO curriculum – sessions on network mapping, challenges assumptions about networked ways of working, as well as training on how to use the online collaboration platform for their together moving forward.

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Luis Suarez

Will social networking tools become our next Pandora’s Box, just like email is today for most of us? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

Cognitive Edge accreditation

Dave Snowden

For Cognitive Edge’s education programme we went with an approach which said if you attended our 2-day Accreditation course you were an accredited member of the network with an expectation that you would contribute to the methods via the wiki and also publish cases.

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Scaling the Edge: Cynefin™ as a journey

Dave Snowden

Done well learning is messy, blending fragmented experiences and learnings over time through multiple network and the root system portrayed demonstrates that well. … So the core knowledge will now become a ten week, five module mixture of theory and practice.

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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

addition to an LMS or eLearning system, organizations may incur costs associated with replacing old technology with new (for example, replacing outdated computers, devices, and networking systems).

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Crowdsourcing the Future of eLearning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The idea of making students co-creators of the course, by creating definitions, wiki entries, etc. Martin makes a plug for the survey module, which is not widely and effectively used. Learning should move to the personal area network. Based on points submitted beforehand, and the discussion at the final plenary. Paul Stacey created a slide show based on the contributions. Global - it's not about e-learning, it's about we-learning.

The Rise of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In particular, we would point to David Wiley's Introduction to Open Education course, which was offered as an open wiki (later called the Wiley Wiki - see https://sites.google.com/site/themoocguide/cck08 mooc-basics ) and Alec Couros's open course ECI831 - Social Media and Open Education (see https://sites.google.com/site/themoocguide/social-media-and-open-education ). Computer programming lends itself to an online module, with assignments than can be auto-graded.

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How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Trainings

Beth Kanter

All of my work these days is focused on designing and delivering effective training for nonprofits -primarily on the topics of social media, strategy, networks, and measurement. Then I block out 90 minute and 75 minute modules with 15 minute breaks in between.

NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 27 2008 NTEN’s We Are Media Project Published by Nancy White at 1:25 pm under social media Beth Kanter is stewarding a very cool project for NTEN, We Are Media. The resulting curriculum which will live on this wiki and will also cover important organizational adoption issues, strategy, ROI analysis, as well as the tools.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SharePoint is many things, but it misses the critical element of social media which is networked connection between people and ideas, easy discoverability, makes visible and allows people to act on weak ties, and support for other network-like interactions rather than closed group performance.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

During the development of this second generation we saw theconsolidation of computer-based software and content, and the commercializationof the network itself. Meanwhile, the world of networks began to commercialize.Commercial bulletin board services emerged, such as Prodigy, AOL, GEnie andCompuserv. Second, it created the idea that these content modules orchunks were sharable. The network was by this time well into the process ofbecoming consolidated.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Skills for the 21st Century - Engineering Systems Solutions to Real World Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

We also hope that in the collaborative spirit of social networking, others will contribute additional materials that will enrich the case study and make it even more valuable as a learning tool.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SharePoint is many things, but it misses the critical element of social media which is networked connection between people and ideas, easy discoverability, makes visible and allows people to act on weak ties, and support for other network-like interactions rather than closed group performance.

Distance Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A reader writes, I've just changed jobs and am now supporting the development of a distance learning module delivered almost entirely online. We're exploring Second Life and other social networking tools but we'd also be very interested to know how others are resolving this issue outside of the UK. You write that your are "now supporting the development of a distance learning module delivered almost entirely online."

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The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So while I did not predict that the internet would become the largest distribution network for cat photos in history, this development would not have surprised me a bit. Handheld, mobile and integrated devices will continue to develop and become the de facto tools for learning, communication and peer networking. Where analytics will be really useful in learning is in the as-yet largely unremarked environment of personal knowledge networks and feedback mechanisms.

The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Bev Trayner on 24 Nov 2008 at 6:36 am Nancy, when I did a Master’s degree in Development Studies – over 20 years ago, there was a compulsory module on women (“girls&# ) where we saw that research has been showing all this for a long time.

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E-Learning: Générations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Le networking est devenu la façon dont lesgens importants ont connectés, et les communautés comme WELL et Hotwired ontcommencées à définir une nouvelle génération de dirigeants d'opinion. Deuxièmement, ils ont créé l'idée que ces modules, oudes morceaux de contenu, ont été partageables. Nous deux les avions vu en fonctionnement dans le passé, et avionsplus récemment été influencés par les cours de troisième cycle en ligne créépar Alec Couros et les cours wiki de David Wiley.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth As administrators struggle against the demands video streaming and bit torrent networks place on backbones, it is hard to imagine saying that bandwidth will be unlimited. Sun Developer Network, 2008)This concept, which in education became the idea of the ‘learning object’, emerged as a result of the idea that reusable software objects could be created. It is this change I have attempted in recent years to capture under the heading of ‘groups versus networks’.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations) | Main | Map of Online Communities (xkcd Rox!) For example, one of the portal’s first offerings, the Joint Individual Augmentee Module, will replace a week-long resident course that was offered in Suffolk, Va.

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