Links of the Quarter: June 2019

How to Save the World

The Art of Colourizing Old Photos: See how the experts do it , step-by-step instructions to DIY , and how colourizing can fool you. image of the Maldives by David Mark from Pixabay , CC0; the islands will likely be completely submerged due to sea level rise from glacial melt by mid-century.

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Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

In the project, I used my experience with knowledge sharing for social innovation to help conceptualize the KnowledgeCloud methodology, network, and platform. Because of my relevant expertise, I was asked to participate as an external expert in the CIDES project.

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Using personas in design of online and blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

It is best to developing the personas in an interactive session with a design group consisting of various stakeholders, often content experts and other actors. In fact, this exercise also gives you a sense of whether the design group has sufficient knowledge of the target group.

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Collaboration is the Hallmark of Community

How to Save the World

The etymology of director and conductor is substantially about ‘keeping straight’, not about giving expert instruction. As our educational systems have endlessly proven, instruction is not the way to impart knowledge or learning or to get anything accomplished effectively.

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The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

In my opinion, ground zero for community analytics has historically been measuring the value of knowledge generated in online communities, particularly in the context of customer support. Several thoughtful methods have been formalized and documented by platform vendors and industry experts.

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