Trending Sources

5 Educational Trends for 2013

e-Moderation Station

quick look at any of the statistics showing mobile penetration in developed and developing countries confirms significant growth.

2013 55

Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

There are millions of free to use resources that have been shared globally as Open Education Resources. Cross-posted from LCC SchoolTech.

Green Chameleon » A Brief History of Arrangement

Green Chameleon

Until the 1730s, at least in Europe, the practices of arrangement, classification, categorization, and taxonomy work, were all part of the same cluster of concepts. Asians see connections and contexts, while Westerners see categories ( Nisbett 2003). In the history of taxonomy work, this distinction turns out to be a critical one. RSS2.0

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

Nancy White

Finally, I have grabbed a few minutes to add the next couple of podcasts in the series on Social Media in International Development. link].

More on Plan C: A Clear, Actionable Platform for Those Who Care About Earth’s Future

How to Save the World

Replace “free” trade with “fair” trade to reinvigorate domestic work and employment. Cancel globalist trade treaties like NAFTA and those of the WTO.

2012 24

TMSEN12: The Critical Debate

SocialTech

Keeping staff stay up to speed with the pace of technology practice and development. It's almost time for TeachMeet SEN 2012! Sal Cooke : 1.

The Cause of Our Disease

How to Save the World

In the nineteenth century in Europe the chief “causes” of mortality were not cardiovascular disease or cancer, but infectious diseases.

Cause 16

The Democracy Project

How to Save the World

my sketch of the ‘camps’ of political and philosophical movements of the 21st century; elaborated on here. Voting is divisive.

European Firms on Methods of Delivering Learning #useradoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

The data also highlights that one out of five organizations expects that “social and informal learning” will play a greater role in staff development too. ". In my book, User Adoption Strategies , I talk about various ways of delivering learning content about new collaboration technologies and approaches to staff. User Adoption

Harnessing the power of informal employee networks

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

2009 10

Apps for Good: smartphones solving local problems

Social Reporter

What’s different about CDI is that their approach is rooted in the highly participatory educational philosophy of Paolo Friere , and they aim to develop and support projects that may be social enterprises, and individuals who may become entrepreneurs. CDI Europe. High Trees Community Development Trust.

Links of the Quarter: June, 2016

How to Save the World

“Syrian refugee Laith Majid cries tears of joy and relief that he and his children have made it to Europe.” But damn we tried!

2016 10

The Essence of Collaboration Is Selfishness - Gartner Blog Network

John Tropea - Delicious Community

There is an assumption of selflessness as experts donate their time to communities, developers create free applications for everybody to use, communities  replace individuals, and community-building is rewarded more than individual achievements. Europe and IT. Europe. Why Gartner. Analysts. Research. Events. Consulting. About.

2013 13

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

We then present one perspective on the history of such sites, discussing key changes and developments. 2007). Facebook, MySpace, and Cyworld).

2007 41

Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part Two

Portals and KM

The invention of alphabetic writing was accompanied by parallel developments in the technologies of recording media and devices. It was not until the development of papyrus that real literary and academic works could easily be recorded and transported. The Web is a means to record both spoken language and writing.  

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The include community advocation, brand ambassadorship, online communication skills, and product requirements gathering and improvements.

2008 41

Reflecting on #socialartists and #change11

Nancy White

We need you to do that for the world, not just Europe”. Well, honestly, mostly just on the social artist bit. That was enough! Amazing, dude!

Travel Budget Slashes, Meeting Crunch and Going Virtual

Nancy White

World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications. This year, the ground is shifting. ED-MEDIA 2009. Saves time.

Links of the Month: January 27, 2013

How to Save the World

The development of knowledge and technology for all. PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION’S COLLAPSE. that is meaningful/important to you).

2013 10

Returning to Leading Virtually

Leading Virtually

He is from Europe and I am from the US. So we developed and grew a relationship using online and mobile tools like Skype and Picassa, and virtual worlds like Second Life and World of Warcraft in between our opportunities to visit. My dissertation focused on using virtual worlds for education and training. Personal Research

Returning to Leading Virtually

Leading Virtually

He is from Europe and I am from the US. So we developed and grew a relationship using online and mobile tools like Skype and Picassa, and virtual worlds like Second Life and World of Warcraft in between our opportunities to visit. My dissertation focused on using virtual worlds for education and training. Personal Research

News Updates (November 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Researchers on ECOSPACE, a Europe-wide project with funding from the EU, sought a solution to the standardization problem. Main reasons: -.

The Admission of Necessary Ignorance (repost)

How to Save the World

The causes of death in Europe in earlier times were what they still are in the Third World: overwork and undernourishment. We should ask them.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Affinity Circles This seems to have quite a few educational clients, interesting. Kick Apps White label hosted version. Momo “Got a brand?

2007 20

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

When Gavin was also in London he decided to do a one man surfie tour of Western Europe. The majority will show the places that we have been to.

How I use social media

Nancy White

We can find, develop and utilize relationships with other humans online - and they have meaning. Online Community. It was life changing.

Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

democracy design developers development digital e-government education egovernment elearning elearnspace email engagement engine enterprise enterprise 2.0 It has (0) comments. Social networks and innovation This introduction/summary to social networks and innovation by Ron Burt at NESTA is interesting. Any ideas?

Another character based on Bucky

Endless Knots

It will help you make sure the magnitudes and frequencies of outside things coincide with your human metabolic processes. I’ve developed an environmental sieve that lets through what I want when I want it. My dream was to take the trans-Atlantic railroad to Europe for $25. “I was the fifth generation in my family to go to Harvard.”.

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We can find, develop and utilize relationships with other humans online – and they have meaning. It was life changing. said yes. Just so.

Social networks: Mikronet - A working example - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Europe closes transatlantic innovation gap Europe is gaining ground on the US in the field of innovation thanks mainly to Nordic countries leading the way. The report also highlighted outstanding performance in life-long learning, with participation levels highest among the Swedish population at 35%, compared to Europes overall 11%.

Dyer: Why the Arabs can handle democracy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Education. Europe once ruled the lesser breeds with a firm hand, but it can no longer do that directly. People have been running their affairs that way ever since we developed language, which was almost certainly before we were even anatomically modern human beings. Search our print archives » Jobs. Homes. Wheels. Deals.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning

Ken Carroll

Content decisions are frequently coming from software developers, rather than teachers.) Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

SNS 2

Monitor: Better ways to collaborate | The Economist

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Like Wave, Facebook is also open to outside developers. Università Bocconi: Economics and Management Education since 1902.

Revisiting Communities of Practice: from fishermen guilds to the global village - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Observed instances include SAP and.Net developers finding peer CoPs, KBs sister board for accountants, and quite a long list of initiatives.

CoP 0

Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Once you’ve done that, only then you’re ready to choose a vendor, which is the Technology. Key findings of the 9 vendors What did we find?

The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

It has (3) comments , the latest of which was on March 3, 2009. You can find more posts like this here. The Twentieth Century was Wrong This weeks LIFT Conference was a fantastic and quite inspiring event looking at the future of design, technology and socialisation. So, being contrary, I thought I would look at the past. Mass production.

Google Wave (continued): The Conversation Becomes the Process, and Even the Product

How to Save the World

First, here's a typical commercial organization's new product development process, the old way and the new way: Project Phase. to the wave.

Green Chameleon » Snake Oil

Green Chameleon

It’s also a pretty common cheap shot – check Google to see. So what’s the real argument here? God knows there are. Flies are attracted to honey.

Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

In the email and subsequent conversation I made the case that the value of the offline networking events could be increased considerably by developing an online platform with a business networking component for members at its heart. It has (0) comments. Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. What a daunting question!

Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

requiring new capabilities.   So what specifically are those changes and what do they mean for talent development? This means using shorter development cycles with fast feedback enabling an organization to rapidly accelerate when the experiment is successful. Williams , and the Wikinomics Team. Want to be a guest blogger? Questions?