Senior Social Media Professional Training – August 2018

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

AUGUST 27TH-29TH 2018 SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP, SYDNEY Australia. Are you looking for an intensive social media strategy and campaign course in Sydney Australia with hands on practical setting up of blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other social media tools?

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cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

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Learning highlights: September 2018

Mathemagenic

New schedule for the choir practice and sorting out the logistics of getting everyone there and back. Judo lessons: the girls practicing of coming back home by themselves. * Tryout online courses in Russian. September is a busy month: as school holidays are over there is a time to celebrate the beginning of new learning year with Not Back To School Parties and to sort out the routines of regular sports, clubs and other activities.

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Net-Map training in DC, November 15-16th, 2018.

Net-Map Toolbox

I am excited to invite you to our next Net-Map training in DC on the November 15-16, 2018. What you can expect: Two days of learning, in very practical ways, how to use Net-Map and the new DataMuse app, how to apply it to a question you bring to the course from your own work or personal life, intense peer-learning, and the opportunity to develop a Net-Map implementation plan, have it vetted by your peers and teachers and be ready, as you step out of the door, to start Net-Mapping.

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Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

Cheryl and Sukaina had their feet firmly on the ground as to what can realistically be achieved in the creation and sharing of OERs and the development of open educational practices at the present time. In this video, posted for the fifth week of the E-Learning 3.0

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Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. This is a better fit with my knowledge of Etienne Wenger’s work on communities of practice. I don’t believe that the traditional idea of community or a community of practice will be lost.

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My takeaways from OEB18: communities, AI and 3D-smarts and some very practical stuff

Joitske Hulsebosch

He notices people were looking for practical applications, whereas a conference like this is to challenge your thinking. My thinking was sharpened, but I also took away really practical lessons for the things I am working on (like the idea to embed peergradio in Moodle for instance.)

2018 130

Edusemiotics, the Divided Brain and Connectivism

Jenny Connected

Pedagogy and edusemiotics: Theoretical Challenges/Practical Opportunities. I have recently been exploring Iain McGilchrist’s ground-breaking work on the divided brain (see The Master and his Emissary.

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Trust, Truth, Consensus and Community on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

I have invested quite a bit of my time over the years learning about community – or more specifically communities of practice. Trust is thought to be an essential component of communities of practice. Stages of development of a community of practice – [link].

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Building an Online Liberating Structures Practice 90 Minutes at a Time

Full Circle Associates

Liberating Structures has become central to my practice over the years. I wanted to share some 90 minute “studios” that I have been facilitating in … Continue reading Building an Online Liberating Structures Practice 90 Minutes at a Time.

2018 110

The Quantified, Qualified and Connected Self

Jenny Connected

I’m suggesting qualitative self-tracking can be thought of as a distinct type of practice. …. This week the topic on the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC has been Identity. We have tried to answer questions such as: How do we know who someone is? How do we project ourselves on the internet?

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What is uniquely human?

Jenny Connected

George suggested that to understand ‘being’ we might need to return to traditional contemplative practices. In this first week of the E-Learning 3.0

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Computing on R

Learning Alliances

Here are some of the examples of people participating in the R organism “computing on itself” at the Rstudio::conf 2018: Import: Open, welcome. Communities of practice R resources TechnologyR is not just software.

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E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

Conversation With Tony Hirst Oct 31, 2018 video We covered server virtualization with an in-depth look at using Docker to launch full web applications in just a few moments, and then looked at embedded programs in Jupyter notebooks, tying it all together with a discussion of how these might be used in the future. Cloud Adoption Strategy: 2018 update . The second topic in Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0

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E-Learning 3.0 : Graph

Jenny Connected

This would then show that each node might vary over time by, for example, changing blogging practice, i.e. writing more or less posts thus increasing or decreasing the likelihood of receiving comments, commenting on other posts more or less (is this a function of the node or of the edge??),

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Creativity and experience on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

And so much of education continues to rely on indirect methods depending on knowledge transfer – reading, lectures, videos – rather than hands-on practice and knowledge creation. The topic for the penultimate week in the E-Learning 3.0

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Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

Stephen shares the draft writing of his weekly summaries in a Google Doc , which is a great example of open practice and the summaries are so very helpful This week he wrote: The traditional educational model is based on tests and assignments, grades, degrees and professional certifications.

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There are No Things. There are patterns.

Jenny Connected

As we can see from his website, Iain McGilchrist, author of The Master and his Emissary.

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Our first year exploring how to make London a more Networked City

Social Reporter

Our aim is to help introduce innovative ideas and practice into The Way Ahead official plans for the new Hub for London , following closure of the umbrella body for some 120,000 groups, networks and charities. Why we need a Community of Practice for networking London civil society.

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New publication – A Community Network Ontology for Participatory Collaboration Mapping: Towards Collective Impact

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2018). A Community Network Ontology for Participatory Collaboration Mapping: Towards Collective Impact , Information 2018, 9 (7) : 151. Abstract. Addressing societal wicked problems requires collaboration across many different community networks.

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E-Learning 3.0 : Identity Graphs

Jenny Connected

It reminded me of the introductory task that was set on Etienne Wenger’s online course Foundations of Communities of Practice that he ran with John Smith and Bron Stuckey in 2008. We are now in the fourth week of this E-Learning 3.0 open course/MOOC.

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Reflections on PGviz18

Michelle Laurie

At the same time, others can practice live graphic recording. I am inspired. Icon jam with the word feathers. Sometimes a workshop or meeting leaves me feeling better than when I walked in the room and this happened recently at PGviz18 in Prince George.

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Some Thoughts on Identity

Jenny Connected

It has been interesting to read back through these posts and I am not surprised to see that the biggest influence on my thinking about identity has been Etienne Wenger’s book: Communities of Practice. Communities of Practice. The topic for Week 4 of Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems. multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

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How to stimulate creativity in online teams: A 100% online process to design a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

And a very practical tip: make sure you can go offline for a short while after the sessions. Joehoe! I am very proud of the result of three creative online sessions, resulting in a blended design. Sibrenne and I have just completed a design process for a blended trajectory with WWF.

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Building “networks of communities” for a civic intelligence movement with impact

Making CommunitySense

A movement that consists of countless, interwoven webs of meaningful relationships and interactions, allowing groups of citizens to both grow and interconnect strong local communities, communities of interest and of practice. We live in an age of confusion, stagnation, and crisis.

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My experiences of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC to date

Jenny Connected

I see this as exemplifying what we should expect from open online teaching practice. He has also been willing to share his practice, letting us see how he works things out as he goes along. First a bit of background. The task for this week in the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC is related to the topic of Community in the distributed web. This is the task as created by Stephen Downes: As a community, create an assignment the completion of which denotes being a member of the community.

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Networked City development

Social Reporter

We are developing a network and communities of practice. I’m currently writing for a new Networked City blog which complements our NWC wiki and NWC forum. Networked City is a loose framework within which people, projects and organisations can learn how to use mapping, network building, data and technology for community and social benefit. Recent posts at Networked City. Smarter London Together starts on the road to people-first design. Can it also lead to strong civil society?

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(video) tool of the month: 1 second video apps for blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

A look into daily practices Of course it can also give an image of what someone is doing. This way you get a nice picture of the actual practice. This blogpost can be read in Dutch on Ennuonline. Video is an important online trend.

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Moving Offline Liberating Structures Practices Online

Full Circle Associates

Image by Tracy Kelly of the BC User Group My lovely Liberating Structures (LS) community of practice has a monthly newsletter. December’s will be around LS online and as I started marking up their draft, I realized it would be a good idea to get my thinking/practices more clearly outlined rather than trying to “think out loud” and potentially … Continue reading Moving Offline Liberating Structures Practices Online.

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My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch

This allowed them to practice immediately with presenting a blended design. I am glad that I have opted for this focus on conceptions and ideas about blended learning, combined with the practical exercise. I walked with three colleagues in Milan.

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Community and organization intertwine

Learning Alliances

Community can validate organization life in (local) practice. Communities of practice StoriesI’ve been thinking about how community and organization are intertwined, especially when they are interdependent like they are in churches, synagogues, or mission-driven organizations like Amnesty International. The formation of a process team that’s focused on governance in Shambhala prompts me to write some of my thoughts down.

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Moving Offline Liberating Structures Practices Online

Full Circle Associates

Image by Tracy Kelly of the BC User Group My lovely Liberating Structures (LS) community of practice has a monthly newsletter. December’s will be around LS online and as I started marking up their draft, I realized it would be a good idea to get my thinking/practices more clearly outlined rather than trying to “think out loud” and potentially … Continue reading Moving Offline Liberating Structures Practices Online.

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Data Residency in Office 365 – It’s Complicated

Michael Sampson - Currents

The details such as – this only applies to two groups of customers in 2018: – brand new customers who are creating a brand new tenant based in the Canadian geo; or.

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Where the Magic Happens

Michael Sampson - Currents

Consider: 3M’s idea of 15% of work time for your own side projects projects, also practiced at Google and other places. The past two weeks have been the busiest of my year, and it has taken all the hours I have available in a day to get everything done.

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How to Create Live Maps of Conference Connections

Partnering Resources

Have you ever been frustrated trying to find the person you needed at a busy conference? I recently use a new tool called sumApp to map conference connections in real time. sumApp’s founder, Christine Capra , interviewed me about the experience.

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Nudges in MyAnalytics

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft is adding small coaching nudges to Outlook – on the Web shortly, in Outlook for Windows during 2018, and perhaps sometime for Outlook on Mac, iOS and Android. These nudges are : … useful suggestions, tips, and best practices around managing email and running meetings.

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Rosviz18 Reflection part 1

Michelle Laurie

We also practiced the art of facilitation itself, along with some live graphic recording or sketch noting.

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Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

So many of the participants had already found clear direction for how they are going to be taking visuals forward into their facilitation practices and lives.

2018 130

Helping Others to “See Differently”

Michael Sampson - Currents

I did the practice: I stood with my eyes closed and looked at the space I wanted to create. We hosted a party last night, for our second son who turned 21.

2018 136

Networking Myths Busted!

Partnering Resources

Smarter Networking Online Learning Series : Want to move beyond the 101 to create a sustainable, effective networking practice customized to your unique situation? The New Networking , a project of Partnering Resources, is busting traditional networking myths!

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How is learning organized in a self-managed organization?

Joitske Hulsebosch

They learn the basics of collaboration, communication, meeting, coaching and other practical skills for self-managed teams such as conflict management. That is also a way of learning in practice. I find the practices and principles surrounding learning and development in self-managing organizations very interesting, such as the advisory principle. ps also interesting: the practices of learning at Kessels and Smit described by Nancy Dixon.

2018 138

Sightedness: The Lesson

Michael Sampson - Currents

This lesson has three implications for practice: Be aware of your own sightedness and preferred mode of vision.

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