Gamification and school professional community
MAY 29, 2013
While at the SITE conference in New Orleans I met a young educator working and researching in iPads and special education.
JULY 10, 2008
An ongoing stream of research, assessment, and demonstration projects over the years has provided a rich learning environment in this community.
Cultivating community in IMCoPs
JUNE 2, 2008
How that enabling happens, in what contexts and under what conditions is the purpose of my ongoing research and this blog.
Case study 1: The MirandaNet Fellowship
JULY 6, 2008
will relate my research perspective, we will meet the community managers and members, take field trip to each community and have several opportunities to listen to you the audience open up issues and reflect on each community’s strength and value to the field. The first community in this study will be the MirandaNet Fellowship.
MirandaNet: Summary of conditions for success
JULY 21, 2008
want to reiterate a few of the key strengths, the case study research revealed, that truly make this an exemplar community. offering new professional roles for in-service school teachers (researcher, leader, presenter, collaborator, mentor). holding an unrelenting focus on professionalism, respecting the practice of teaching with ICTs.
The conceptual framework for community development
JUNE 21, 2008
This research outlines my conceptual framework built out from the four definitional components to include core conditions and key attributes. Since the research was focussed on the management role in community development the key informants for this research became the community conveners. For example: Component: People.
MirandaNet: Social interaction
JULY 15, 2008
The research project partnerships, between people in different educational contexts, create strong bonds between members as they come to rely on and relate to each other when working together. Tags: case study Community case studies social interaction Uncategorized socia interaction interdependency Research Findings MirandaNet
The core definitional components of community
JUNE 7, 2008
His research determined that four common components occurred in 69 of the 94 definitions of community; people , common ties , social interaction and place. Hillery’s simple set of four components still held true when applied by subsequent researchers and commentators (Hamman, 2000; Poplin, 1979) many years later. Hamman, R. B.
MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?
AUGUST 5, 2008
The MirandaNet Fellowship is a professional organisation of educators, researchers, policy makers, and developers of software and hardware who have a uniting conviction that teaching and learning can be transformed by the use of digital technologies. Now an e-mature community our discussions are becoming more and more sophisticated. Summary.
Welcome to Community Capers!
APRIL 18, 2008
The first community will be introduced in June of 2008 and for the coming three weeks I will unpack some of the key findings of my research into successful community building in Internet-mediated Communities of practice (IMCoPs) as a background to our first capers. Each month we will: present a community case story. Bronwyn Stuckey.
Problems with MOOC research
MAY 29, 2014
Digital Research Methodologies Redux . See Liz Sander’s paper – An evolving map of design practice and design research ).
Drawing as insider research
JANUARY 20, 2016
Henry Moore: Source of image. I can see the parallels between this approach and insider research. The brain activity is drawing.
Rhizomatic Learning Research
APRIL 21, 2014
You can find further details of how we are conducting this research on our blogs and we will continue to blog about our progress. link]. link].
#NRC01PL The Connectivist MOOC – Research and Conclusions
MARCH 17, 2016
Recently I have been trying to catch up on MOOC research so I have read a lot of papers. NRC01PL Research cMOOC Helene Fournier StephenDownes
Growing body of research into MOOCs
OCTOBER 5, 2013
In the last few months the number of published research papers, which focus on MOOCs has significantly increased and this looks to continue. Another special issue this summer came from the Research and Practice in Assessment Journal – MOOCs and Technology. Tagged: Clarà and Barberà , Connectivism , MOOC , Research , stephen downes.
Third Research Paper on Rhizomatic Learning
JULY 6, 2016
Research in Learning Technology. think most researchers would be gratified that their papers are noticed and discussed. 2016). 2016). The
Facebook for Marketing Research: Political Polls #auspol
Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
How to do Facebook Marketing Research. Want to know how 11 million Australians will vote? What if we could go on Facebook and have a look at 11.5
Gertrude Stein: lessons for research
OCTOBER 4, 2014
’ At the time of listening to this webcast, I am steeped in my own research, analysing data and searching for meaning. xxxvi).
Guerrilla Research into Rhizomatic Learning
MARCH 7, 2014
With one or two exceptions, the research I have been involved in has never been funded and has been qualitative or mixed methods research.
Research Communities 2.0
JULY 30, 2013
Deze presentatie laat zien hoe research communities door goed gebruik te maken van Internet het academisch onderzoeksproces kunnen helpen hervormen. Ik heb deze gegeven in het kader van de Masterclass Research Support die het Avans Leer- en Innovatiecentrum op 20 juni jl. heeft georganiseerd.
Time Spent Collaborating: Research by Steelcase
Michael Sampson - Currents
JANUARY 31, 2016
The research data is based on a collection of Steelcase studies. See: What Workers Want, pages 28-29 in the PDF. Being Collaborative
The Direction of MOOC Research
DECEMBER 11, 2013
After 2 years of MOOC mania, the time has come for increasing the output of MOOC research. But what direction is that research taking – what direction should it take? These posts were interesting given that my own research into MOOCs has always been on the learner experience. Clair , Research , StephenDownes , theory.
Matisse: life-long researcher
JUNE 4, 2014
found myself thinking of Matisse as a researcher. Perhaps all artists are researchers. also learn that research is not a one-off project.
A new mapping tool: useful for research purposes
FEBRUARY 6, 2016
These two affordances seemed perfect for looking for connections between my own research papers. Tagged: mapping , matthias melcher , Research.
Next steps in rhizomatic learning research (Rhizo14)
JUNE 11, 2014
If any of them move you to respond, please do so with any comments which you feel will inform the direction of our research. Holland, E. W.,
Inspiring students through research-based education
APRIL 4, 2014
Research-based education was the focus of a one day conference at University College London (UCL)- this week (Thurs 3 April). 2005). Chang, H.
New publication: Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet
JUNE 5, 2014
de Moor (2014), Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet. Academic research is under threat from issues like lack of resources, fraud, and societal isolation. Such issues weaken the academic research process, from the framing of research questions to the evaluation of impact.
Preview of the Brands & Collaborative Economy Research Project
Online Community Strategy
MAY 19, 2015
Research participants were asked to rank certain sectors of the Collaborative Economy by level of interest. Shared Meaning & Definitions.
Tips for Researchers Drafting a Policy Engagement Strategy
APRIL 8, 2015
The purpose is to help researchers, who often are engaging in policy dialogue and change for the first time, think through their ideas more thoroughly.
Large Systems Change and Action Research: Thursday Webinar
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
Topic: Action Research and Large Systems Change. Date: Thursday, Nov. Time: 9am PT/noon ET/5pm UK/ 6pm CET. Place: https://zoom.us/j/6821486123 j/6821486123 +1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 287 567 877 International numbers … Net Dev
New Research on Hard Benefits of Online Customer Communities
The Bumble Bee
APRIL 15, 2012
Strategy and Business Magazine have just published an article which suggests the answer is "YES". Virtual Communities
Research: Social Software Appeals More to Older Workers
Portals and KM
JUNE 28, 2013
This research found just the opposite. major credit card company was implementing an enterprise social networking tool called A-Life.
Brands & The Collaborative Economy Research Project: Call for Participation
Online Community Strategy
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
To participate in the research, please take this short, 10 question survey. . The goal of the project is to gain an understanding of how.
Global Change Research: Radically Inter- and Transdisciplinary Environments
APRIL 23, 2013
Traditional science is failing our large systems change challenges. Climate change, for example, not only requires non-scientists to change – it requires scientists and the way they work to change as well. This is the core message of a new … Net Dev
Youth & Privacy: Research Shows That They Do Care
DECEMBER 22, 2011
There’s an unfortunate myth that persists when it comes to youth and privac (at least in my opinion, based on research and findings I've read). First Monday, a peer-reviewed research journal published an article on how people struggle with Facebook privacy settings: [link]. lack of media literacies (e.g., link].
Researching applied improv – a project for 2014
DECEMBER 18, 2013
Maybe I’m developing a new form of research: improvised research (though most researchers I know would argue that all research is improvised).
Innovation agency NESTA announces hyperlocal media research and funding
JANUARY 18, 2012
useful and productive collaborations between existing, large-scale media organisations and innovative, emerging player” Programme outcomes: “The programme will deliver the following programme outputs: Research that maps out the current landscape of hyper local media activity in the UK and internationally. and. 2. cost effective.
Slack Research for Slack
Michael Sampson - Currents
MAY 10, 2014
Ashlee at BusinessWeek reviews Slack , another new service for moving people beyond email. For regular people in regular corporate jobs, Slack isn’t going to fly. First, it’s hard to get everyone on a team to buy into working out in the open. And once even one or two people fall away, the service becomes pointless. Kevin says awesome.
Effective Meetings - What are the real research numbers?
Michael Sampson - Currents
MARCH 22, 2012
In an email newsletter today, it shared the following research statistics: " 1. SmartDraw is on a mission to improve meetings. An average of 5.6
Blog>> Social Media, Empowerment and Serious Research
MARCH 25, 2012
Crucially, it cannot do this on its own – the formal world of research and the informal world of social media exchanges need to connect.