Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. I wanted to collect a few resources around this topic for use in these discussions. So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. Here’s some of what I found: Why a Wiki?

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Social Learning: Key resources from January

Jane Hart

Sadly, there are a few reasons … Profusion of tools. The explosion of social software tools is a source of great innovation, but also a lot of confusion. This takes more than access to social networking tools, blogs, and wikis.

Trending Sources

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile.

The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Luis Suarez

Indeed, Human Resources is right in the eye of the hurricane in terms of trying to figure out whether it stands, that is, whether it would want to continue sustaining a rather sick, corrupted and disturbing system of mismanaging resources commanded by senior management or whether it would finally want to transform itself into what it should have been in the first place: ( facilitating) Human Relationships.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

On 1 October I released the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list , and in my introductory analysis I said. So rather than passing around a number of Word documents and trying to collate the results manually, using a collaboration tool like Google Docs makes this an easy process.

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Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Cloud Field. The social way.

Martijn Linssen

The social way to the future Cloud computing is Internet-based computing, whereby shared resources, software, and information are provided to computers and other devices on demand, like the electricity grid Thats the definition from the wiki and its pretty fine if you ask me.

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Luis Suarez

into an incredibly powerful social messaging and notification system of content that’s stored elsewhere, i.e. social networking, collaborative and knowledge sharing tools eventually.

How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy

Luis Suarez

Even without having to use your company’s resources. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Social Computing

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

Luis Suarez

on providing education on making use of all of these social software tools, which I found rather intriguing, because it looks like we are bound to repeat the very same mistakes we did back then when something called email, or Instant Messaging, for that matter!

Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work. Check out the Communities Connect Network Wiki. Then Peg hit on using the wiki to be the central point for the coalitions training programs.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

With the recent launch of InGenius by SkillSoft, I believe it’s time again to raise a pretty important question: Where do Social Learning Tools belong? Should they be coupled with your LMS or other learning-specific tools? tools. tools when they are first rolled out.

Wikis at Work

Tony Karrer

Found via Big Dog Little Dog - It's information collaboration - discusses the use of Wikis within organizations. Some of the points it makes: Gartner predicts that by 2009 half of companies worldwide will be using wikis Examples of use Acronyms and industry terminology, best sales practices, case studies, client information, meeting minutes. More than 20% make these tools available, but they're not widely used.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This evolving resource – continually updated, edited, expanded, and critiqued in wiki fashion – is targeted mainly on scientists, research support teams, and administrators in the 15 international centers of the CGIAR.

A Wiki Tribute to Stephanie McAuliffe

Beth Kanter

This post is my personal tribute – and a request to send her some good wishes on the Stephanie McAuliffe Wiki. As the Human Resources director, Stephanie managed all Human Resources functions including payroll, benefits, compensation, and employee relations.

Wikis - Public vs. Controlled - Why There's No eLearning Wiki

Tony Karrer

I received an email asking me if I knew of any Wikis that provided information on eLearning concepts. there's not really a place where you can find a Wiki that covers eLearning concepts. However, Wikipedia has some issues (as does any public Wiki) as a place for defining these terms. vendors posting a link to their product) vs. being a comprehensive resource vs. being too leading edge. This is done on Wikipedia for some topics, e.g., List of Wiki Software.

Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS

Tony Karrer

As background for an upcoming presentation, I wanted to create a page that provides background resources that explain various eLearning 2.0 tools. Are there other good introductory resources? Social Bookmarking Social Networking Wikis RSS

Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work. Check out the Communities Connect Network Wiki. Then Peg hit on using the wiki to be the central point for the coalitions training programs.

Learning Analytics: Big Data Applied to Training, Teaching, and Learning

Beth Kanter

To create the report, an international body of experts in education, technology, and other fields convene on a wiki to review research, practice, and significant trends. Learning Analytics comes from a report about the impact of emerging technologies for practitioners in a field.

Help Create Resources for Keynote?

Tony Karrer

I would really like to be able to point attendees, blog readers, and realistically a lot of other folks to a set of resources that would help them on these topics. Are you willing to pitch in to help me create some interesting resources? I'm not sure how we will create these (Google Docs, Wiki, Mindmap, etc.). Here are the two resources that I'd like to see us work on. tools and their implications for Personal and Formal Learning What Learning 2.0

eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Posts on eLearning Tools: What is Rapid eLearning?

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This evolving resource – continually updated, edited, expanded, and critiqued in wiki fashion – is targeted mainly on scientists, research support teams, and administrators in the 15 international centers of the CGIAR.

Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So two tools, two approaches, both useful, but the choice depends on what you are looking for. Share and Enjoy: 4 responses so far 4 Responses to “Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images&# # Pat on 03 Jan 2010 at 8:29 am I use the Flickrcc.bluemountains site and I really like it.

The new artisans of the network era

Harold Jarche

If so, can you call yourself a knowledge worker if you are not allowed to choose your own tools? An artisan is a skilled worker in a particular craft, using specialized processes, tools, and machinery. Are knowledge workers the new artisans of the network era?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

A collection of patterns and anti-patterns (or actually resistance patterns) for moving forward with Wikis within your organization. " Then proceeds to lay out usage, examples, common problems, etc (the site itself is a wiki so that you can contribute to it yourself.)

Working on Internet Time

Harold Jarche

Tweet An artisan is a skilled manual worker in a particular craft, using specialized processes, tools and machinery. Knowledge artisans of the post-industrial era are retrieving old world care and attention to detail, but using the latest tools and processes in an interconnected economy.

BlueIQ at IBM Finally Goes External!

Luis Suarez

Lessons ( Which covers “Keep the eye on the prize”, “Teach tasks, not tools, and help people learn socially”, “Engage your peers”, “Showcase executive participation”, “Use a deliberate approach”, “There is no “finish”" ).

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The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

On the Social Web millions of people freely and willingly share resources they have created for others to use. But if you want to keep the materials as close to the workflow as possible, then other tools are available for in-house, behind-the-firewall, enterprise use. Tweet.

Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So two tools, two approaches, both useful, but the choice depends on what you are looking for. Share and Enjoy: 4 responses so far 4 Responses to “Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images&# # Pat on 03 Jan 2010 at 8:29 am I use the Flickrcc.bluemountains site and I really like it.

Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So two tools, two approaches, both useful, but the choice depends on what you are looking for. Share and Enjoy: 4 responses so far 4 Responses to “Tools for Finding Creative Commons Images&# # Pat on 03 Jan 2010 at 8:29 am I use the Flickrcc.bluemountains site and I really like it.

Adios Ed Tech. Hola something else.

George Siemens

Others have been more decentralized and unstructured – like blogs, wikis, and social media. Most of my career has involved using technology to help people get better access to learning resources and materials, to better connect with each other, to better access formal education, and to improve their teaching practices and pedagogies. My early interest was in blogs and wikis in learning. I no longer want to be affiliated with the tool-fetish of edtech.

Using social media for onboarding

Harold Jarche

Last year, I looked at new hire practices and found some interesting methods: Ensuring new hires understand the shadow or informal part of the organization through the use of tools such as network maps (Jon Katzenbach, Senior Partner of Booz & Company, author of The Wisdom of Teams).

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): VisualComplexity.com: A Resource on the Visualization of Complex Networks

Mark Oehlert

His site, visualcomplexity.com is a great resource - a great compilation of a ton of resources related to visualizing complex networks.

Article on the CGIAR’s Knowledge Sharing Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This evolving resource – continually updated, edited, expanded, and critiqued in wiki fashion – is targeted mainly on scientists, research support teams, and administrators in the 15 international centers of the CGIAR.

Ensuring knowledge flow through narration

Harold Jarche

Today, content capture and creation tools let people tell their own stories and weave these together to share in their networks. What started as forums and wikis quickly evolved into more robust networks and communities.

Tools for On-Demand Information - An LMS?

Tony Karrer

I was pointed to the article in CLO Magazine: Tools for On-Demand Information by Donald Clark. Outside the LMS implies that you want the end user to go directly to the resource via links on the intranet or through search and don't want the LMS to get in the way of this quick access at the loss of being able to track who is doing what with the content.

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Luis Suarez

It’s just as if we are using these social tools as an additional digital layer of sociopathy that de-humanises not only who we are, but also both our actions and interactions with others.

Knowledge sharing paradox revisited

Harold Jarche

The knowledge sharing paradox is that enterprise social tools can constrain what they are supposed to enhance. She is a prolific knowledge sharer with her blog, wikis, and other social media. The organization can also help by providing tools and coaching on PKM.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Presence and Learning (Ray Sims) | Main | Virtual Currency for Your Email » July 03, 2007 Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources Cant say much about the product (just havent had the opp to try it out) but they do have a great page of links and resources on the Semantic Web.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great List of Presentation Resources

Mark Oehlert

Main | "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova) » June 23, 2007 Great List of Presentation Resources Vicki Davis has posted a great list of presentation resources (i.e. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « If there are Digital Natives does that mean there is no Digital Ellis Island?