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OLDSMOOC Design

Jenny Connected

The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? oldsmooc/home . Bibsonomy. Google groups.

OLDSMOOC Design

Jenny Connected

The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? oldsmooc/home . Bibsonomy. Google groups.

Simple meeting design

Chris Corrigan

In my experience good participatory meetings result from good design and preparation.  In this diagram the meeting itself is the last thing we design.

Designing with introverts in mind

Chris Corrigan

As a process designer, creating good meeting and learning spaces for introverts has long been a blind spot for me.

New publication: “It’s the Conversation, Stupid!” – Social Media Systems Design for Open Innovation Communities

Making CommunitySense

” Social Media Systems Design for Open Innovation Communities was just published in J.E. Lundström et al. ISBN 978-3-642-31649-4.

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OLDS MOOC Learning Design for a 21st Century Curriculum

Jenny Connected

The course has been funded by JISC as part of a benefits realisation programme and is intended to build on the success of the Open University Learning Design Initiative (OULDI) and other JISC funded curriculum design and delivery projects. I am struck by how very prescriptive this MOOC seems to be – a far cry from CCK08, for example.

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Designing for Mobile Collaboration

Portals and KM

They note that mobile apps need to be designed to run well on any mobile device because of the proliferation of devices. In this new environment design skills grow ever-more important (and scarce). Teams now must design for mobile first. It is a matter of when, not whether that mobile devices exceed desktops. would agree.

Using Cynefin for learning design?

Mathemagenic

Eventually I’d like to get further in thinking about designing learning experiences using Cynefin as a framework (thanks Nancy for pointing to an update). I’m not 100% sure about designing learning experience as a term, but it’s way better than instructional design.

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Design Experiences, Don't Plan Meetings

Michael Sampson - Currents

John talks about the need to design the learning experiences at meetings , rather than leaving them up to chance: " "For far too long, meeting professionals have been in the planning business. In the design world, programs and networking are called formal and informal learning. Read more: Get in the Design Business.

Online Communities Design Patterns

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community design patterns pattern_language socialmedia communities

Emergent Design Webinar

Networking Action

Topic:  Emergent Design. Another approach relevant for such situations is emergent design.  This is iterative design that chrysalises as … Net Dev Traditional planning strategies do not work for complex challenges:  too much is changing and there is continual learning about appropriate action. 

Future interactions design: tapping the wisdom of the crowd

Making CommunitySense

His group is developing a method to let groups design scenarios of future interactions. Design explores new horizons.

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Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges

Networking Action

Just published is an article that asks the question :  What design principles should guide people who aim to address global challenges like climate change, food security and the global financial crises?  The article identifies four key “integration” challenges that … Net Dev

White Label Online Change Management Game (cohort) from Bioteams Design

The Bumble Bee

The game is designed to be used in leadership development workshops with up to 20 participants playing competitively in teams.

Why you should apply Living Systems Theory to Social Network Design

The Bumble Bee

Social Networking

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15 Principles of Business Game Design for team-based learning

The Bumble Bee

I develop custom business games for team-based experiential learning workshops which usually have a significant computer element. Business Simulation

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Polarities to help design harvesting

Chris Corrigan

Yesterday in a webinar for the Art of Hosting Applied Practice cohort I threw out a set of ideas around harvesting that were prompted a bit by experience and a bit by the questions that participants were asking. This is a list kind of banged out on the fly. What do you think? Meetings are fundamentally productive. They produce results.

Emergent learning: the designer’s role, the learner’s experience

Jenny Connected

Discussions about our recently published paper, Footprints of Emergence ,  continue, particularly with respect to the relationship between curriculum design intentions and the learner experience. This raises the question of whether designer intentions and learner experience can be aligned. So what then is the designer’s role?

IRRODL Special Issue: Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning

Jenny Connected

Vol 12, No 7 (2011): Special Issue – Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning. A special issue of IRRODL – The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning -has just been published. This is a refereed open e-journal which you can access here: [link].

IRRODL Special Issue: Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning

Jenny Connected

Vol 12, No 7 (2011): Special Issue – Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning. A special issue of IRRODL – The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning -has just been published. This is a refereed open e-journal which you can access here: [link].

New publication: Towards Sheltered Communication Systems Design – A Socio-Technical Perspective

Making CommunitySense

Towards Sheltered Communication Systems Design: A Socio-Technical Perspective. The proceedings were just published containing my paper: A.

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Boston E20 Notes: Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects

Portals and KM

attended session - Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects led by Mike Gotta , Senior Technical Solution Marketing Manager for Social Software, Cisco. Mike provided a vendor neutral view of design considerations. We need to design for the user and for the network effects.

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“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Social cities: it’s not about a blueprint, but a design approach. Now,  how do you design for social cities? How do we design for ‘ownership’? This is refreshing, as city design has become so (unnecessarily) complex these days. took detailed notes during the case presentations. Introduction. cafe).

Peggy Holman on Designing for Community

Chris Corrigan

Peggy notes that: A common design challenge with such gatherings is to work the tension between hearing from luminaries and engaging participants. left this conference contemplating four design choices to support the four goals I mentioned above.  via Designing for Community: Luminaries and Engagement | Peggy Holman.

Applying “A Pattern Language” To Online Community Design - Smashing Magazine

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

pattern_language online_community design

SXSW Notes: Design for Social Innovation and Public Good

Portals and KM

This is the session on Design for Social Innovation and Public Good led by Barbara Brown Wilson Dir UT Austin Center for Sustainable Development, Jess Zimbabwe Exec Dir ULI Daniel Rose Center For Public Leadership in Land Use, John Peterson Founder & Pres, Public Architecture, John Bielenberg Dir Project M, and Suzi Sosa Exec Dir Dell Challenge.

Public Shared Services Design: the service cost and quality balancing act

The Bumble Bee

We used a simple but novel design method to achieve this goal which is very relevant in today's harsh economic climate. years). Final Point.

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Boston E20 Notes: Designing Social Applications

Portals and KM

attended session - Designing Social Applications " a panel session led by David F. Here is the session description: “Part of becoming a social enterprise is understanding what makes social applications work, both for purposes of selecting commercial applications and for designing their own. conference in Boston. adoption. 

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SXSW Notes: The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity

Portals and KM

This is the session on The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity led by David Hogue VP of Experience Design Fluid Inc I was lucky to go early as there was a line outside by the time it stated. David is an applied psychologist and UI designer. First he looked at designers. This is very different than designers.

Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Deb Lavoy, Director of Product Marketing for Digital and Social Media at OpenText , about enterprise design in the 21 st century. Third, there is compounding collaboration which is designed is to “ensure that whatever our endeavor, we are leveraging, to the greatest extent possible, the work that has been done already.”

How chaordic design unfolds

Chris Corrigan

These nine steps help us stay focused on need and purpose and design our structure and outcomes based on that. the first four steps of Need, Purpose, Principles and People are essential elements for the design of an invitation process. Art of Harvesting Art of Hosting Conversation Design Facilitation Learning

Emergent learning: the designer’s role, the learner’s experience

Jenny Connected

Discussions about our recently published paper, Footprints of Emergence ,  continue, particularly with respect to the relationship between curriculum design intentions and the learner experience. This raises the question of whether designer intentions and learner experience can be aligned. So what then is the designer’s role?

MOOC principles and course design

Jenny Connected

This post has been prompted by Robert Maxwell ’s comment on my last blog post. Thanks to Robert. Where does it begin and end? And so on….

OLDSMOOC Launch

Jenny Connected

So it is early days for OLDSMOOC, although I do wonder why they have gone for such a complex and prescriptive design. What is design?

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Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

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Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

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Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? Collaboration is an act of shared creation or discovery.

OLDSMOOC Launch

Jenny Connected

So it is early days for OLDSMOOC, although I do wonder why they have gone for such a complex and prescriptive design. What is design?

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OLDS MOOC Learning Design for a 21st Century Curriculum

Jenny Connected

The course has been funded by JISC as part of a benefits realisation programme and is intended to build on the success of the Open University Learning Design Initiative (OULDI) and other JISC funded curriculum design and delivery projects. I am struck by how very prescriptive this MOOC seems to be – a far cry from CCK08, for example.