Inspiring students through research-based education

Jenny Connected

UCL ranks 4 th in the world for research, but according to the Provost, in his introductory presentation, needs to do better in the National Student Survey, i.e. the student satisfaction ratings. 2002). Communities of practice: Learning, meaning, and identity.

2014 187

The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., technologies and networked online learning for autonomous learning in an increasingly diverse environment (Downes, 2009) have led to many authors (Krebs (2002), Haythornthwaite (2002), Granovetter (1973, 1983), to name but a few) exploring how connections are made and developed in online environments.

2010 136

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaboration tools and social features Common features, but are not limited to, include: forums, wikis, blogs, media, rss, aggregation homepages, presence, instant messaging, and ability to connect to identity systems such as LDAP/Active Directory.

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The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

World Bank, 2002].) Ties Boerma, “Maternal Education and Child Survival: A Comparative Study of Survey Data from 17 Countries,” Social Science and Medicine 36 (9) [May 1993]: 1207–27.)

2008 133

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Some sites cater to diverse audiences, while others attract people based on common language or shared racial, sexual, religious, or nationality-based identities. Some sites are designed with specific ethnic, religious, sexual orientation, political, or other identity-driven categories in mind.

2007 77

Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks : a conceptual framework

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The community aspect refers to the development of a shared identity around a topic or set of. may feel a strong allegiance and identity with the cause they share. flipside: the absence of collective intention and identity makes it more difficult to steward a domain. The work of community is to develop the learning partnership that creates an identity around a. When a community has become closed and inward looking, when its collective identity has. 2002).

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Learning as a Social System 143 reads A Debate on Innovation Surveys 632 reads Challenges ahead E-innovation 463 reads Innovation 443 reads Wenger - Communities of Practice. Horizontal mobility is, no doubt, one of the ways to cultivate multidisciplinary performers, among which there’s a higher concentration of disruptive innovators than among people with only one professional identity. People with multiple professional identities are not permanently tied to one community.

How to Hit the Enterprise 2.0 Bullseye

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A large part of their value proposition (as I understand it) is the survey they ask people to complete when they join their organization’s PP-built social network. This survey is intended to provide valuable information to their current and prospective colleagues, in particular the kind of information that people might not have thought to provide if left to their own devices.

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The ties that find

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A large part of their value proposition (as I understand it) is the survey they ask people to complete when they join their organization’s PP-built social network. This survey is intended to provide valuable information to their current and prospective colleagues, in particular the kind of information that people might not have thought to provide if left to their own devices.

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