Social Media

TCC08: Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why?

Presenters: Alice Bedard-Voorhees, Colorado Mountain College, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA Lisa Cheney-Steen, Colorado Community College System, Denver, Colorado, USA Starting with an intro to Web 2.0 New tools pop up all the time Why not just use the features in your LMS? Information or Presentation Social Connection Collaboration Categories overlap & aren’t clean distinctions Information […]

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TCC08 Keynote: Social Networking, the “Third Place,” and the Evolution of Communication

Liveblogged during the keynote presentation by Larry Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, New Media Consortium (NMC). My comments in italics. Premise: Technology has not only mediated communication but that the very ways we communicate, including how we talk and think about communication, are changing. Patterns of writing now aren’t the same as they were in the

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TCC08: Creating and Teaching a College-Level Undergraduate Course in Social Networking

This is another liveblogged post from the TCC 2008 conference, presented by Robert Fulkerth, Ageno School of Business, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA. Developed a course on social networking for business Will teach with blogs and a wiki Using the tools to teach the content–mostly avoiding the LMS Use online library databases to research

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Post Daily Bookmarks with Diigo

I’ve mentioned Diigo a number of times in the past (including earlier today). Kristin Hokanson asked me how I create my Daily Bookmarks posts. I’ve been meaning to actually play with Slideshare, so this gave me an excuse to do so. Here’s my quick directions on how to do a daily links post like mine.

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Diigo or Delicious for Beginners?

Image citation DEMOfall 07 Day One – Diigo from b_d_solis’s photostream. A number of educators have been trying out Diigo’s new features (Vicki Davis and Brenda Muench, for example). There’s a lengthy discussion on a number of topics. One question came up earlier in the discussion that I want to explore a little deeper: if

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Collaborative Learning Trends

These are my live-blogged notes from the webinar Emerging Trends in Collaborative Learning from the WebEx/eLearning Guild Online eLearning Summit. My comments are in italics. Speakers Heidi Fisk, Co-Founder, The eLearning Guild Brent Schlenker, the Emerging Technologies Analyst, The eLearning Guild How do you define “collaborative learning”? Brent showed his online profile in different places

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The Next Evolution in eLearning

Expert Panel: The Next Evolution in eLearning – 2008 and Beyond These are my liveblogged notes from the opening presentation of the WebEx/eLearning Guild Online eLearning Summit. My comments are in italics. Speakers: Brent Schlenker, the Emerging Technologies Analyst, The eLearning Guild Dr. Michael Allen, Chairman and CEO, Allen Interactions Inc. Jennifer Hofmann, President, InSync

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