Integrating a 1-to-1 tablet initiative at primary level

e-Moderation Station

In this guest blog post Dimitris shares his experience from Doukas school in Athens which integrated ICT into the syllabus (one tablet PC per student) in 2009 and has become a Microsoft Case Study for adopting this approach. ICT educators: Dimitris Primalis. Image by gterez.

The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching

e-Moderation Station

One of the biggest challenges facing EFL (and other) teachers today is how to integrate technology into our classes in a meaningful and principled way. Integrating technology is not just finding a great new tool or idea and then trying it out. Photo by retro traveler.

The Call to Adventure – On Doing What You Love

Elsua

Humanise Learning Life Open Business Work Life Integration

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Abstract: Social Capital (Key Ideas)

Collaborative Thinking

A more through examination of social capital also enables researchers to gain a better understanding of the “meso level” of social structures that integrates individuals to broader societal-wide structures. Media Studies MA Class Social Networking & CollaborationField, J. 2008). Social Capital (2nd ed.). Routledge. Abstract. John Field is Director of the Division of Academic Innovation and Continuing Education at the University of Stirling.

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Abstract: Social Capital (Key Ideas)

Collaborative Thinking

A more through examination of social capital also enables researchers to gain a better understanding of the “meso level” of social structures that integrates individuals to broader societal-wide structures. Media Studies MA Class Social Networking & CollaborationField, J. 2008). Social Capital (2nd ed.). Routledge. Abstract. John Field is Director of the Division of Academic Innovation and Continuing Education at the University of Stirling.

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Best Practice and the Wiki Big Brain - An MBA Class Case Study

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Support home Products Use Cases Buy Customers Company News Blog Contact Us Best Practice and the Wiki Big Brain - An MBA Class Case Study Blog563 : February 11, 2008 ; Posted by Jordan Frank Some of my past entries ( Best Practice and the Wikipedia Big Brain , Yin and Yang of E2.0 , and Pros and Cons of Emergence ) have discussed the importance of some structure in the collaboration process, even when using software like wikis and blogs which can permit N degrees of emergent structure.

Collaborative Thinking: Modern managers are all the same - Telegraph

Collaborative Thinking

Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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Collaborative Thinking: Another Example Of Video In The Classroom

Collaborative Thinking

» February 29, 2008 Another Example Of Video In The Classroom Shades of things to come: Carleton University in Canada has created a video portal for students, according to Campus Technology , which allows them to share, annotate, search, index, and even remix class lecture videos. The full-length video from each class is uploaded to the site after the lecture.

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

Making CommunitySense

The Tilburg Public Library is known for its groundbreaking library innovations, such as the recently opened LocHal , which is truly a “ world-class urban living room for Tilburg in an iconic former locomotive shed of the Dutch National Railways” More about that in a future post.

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May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I ran these a couple of times a year – the next one will be September I guess: Hands-on Computer based social media classes are being run again May in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Cost of the social media class.

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Green Chameleon » Wisdom - The Question for Every 64-Year Old

Green Chameleon

Wisdom arose during the 8th and final stage of psychosocial development which is “ego integrity over despair&#. I have met a few people I class as truly wise (I am not one of them - yet). www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Wisdom - The Question for Every 64-Year Old Wisdom = Cognitive Processing + Emotion Management!

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Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Here are a list of the next public classes that I’m teaching on social media in Sydney. Please note that most of them are small classes (10 -15 people) and for some of them, you have to bring your own laptop unless you discuss with us first.

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Intro to QR Codes: A lesson for EFL students

e-Moderation Station

I spend almost all of my time on f2f and online teacher training, and I miss EFL classes. The two classes I’m teaching here are providing me with some data for this. I then put this QR code, plus 3 more I had prepared and printed out before class, around the classroom walls.*. *

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June 2011: Social Media Course computer based

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Another set of social media classes for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane at the end of June. Hands-on Computer based social media classes are being run again June 2011 in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Cost of the social media class.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

So whether you’re a viral copycat or a phoenix stealthily approaching a buffet from the outside in, here’s ten options to consider, with a little help from the inaugural UN KMOL class of 2013.

The 1-minute guide to Internet copyright, Creative Commons, and ‘fair use’

e-Moderation Station

Imagine you’re looking for an image to use with a class. Now, if you teach in a private language school or university, where your students are paying for classes – this, it could be argued, is for commercial use. The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching.

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Digital literacies 3: Book giveaway

e-Moderation Station

There’s a free ’10 best ICT lesson plans booklet’ for teachers keen to integrate some technology into their language classes. Our company The Consultants-E turned 10 this year (10!), and we’re celebrating.

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Security, identity, voice, opportunity and agency on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

By contrast, structure is those factors of influence (such as social class, religion, gender, ethnicity, ability, customs, etc.) The topic for the final week of the E-Learning 3.0 course is Agency.

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The 1-minute guide to teachers’ concerns about mLearning

e-Moderation Station

What’s better – BYOD (bring your own device) or class sets of mobile devices? Students using their own devices, and being able to take them home, will strengthen the home-school connection for younger learners, and encourage out of class learning for all learners.

2012 111

Software Will Replace You

Alchemy of Change

Just look at the field of business process automation , a class of technology that, until recently, was only seen in very large companies. It doesn’t matter who you are – software is going to take over more and more of what you do.

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Inspiring students through research-based education

Jenny Connected

Ideas such as negotiated outcomes, student autonomy, collaborative learning and student/staff integrated research communities all need much unpicking and discussion – to make meaning through dialogue and working across boundaries.

2014 187

The 1-minute mLearning panel summary

e-Moderation Station

Gillian Penny (West Dunbarton Schools, Scotland): Apple Distinguished Educator and teacher trainer on pilot programmes integrating tablet use in primary schools. We need to remember that students like to have access to the teacher in class, not just to devices. Photo by borkur.net.

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Facilitation tips for improvisers

Viv Mcwaters

If you go to improv classes to learn or hone your improv skills, also consider facilitation classes to hone your facilitation skills. I can’t tell you how grateful I am to have stumbled into improvisation and discovered the principles and practices that now are integral to my approach to facilitating. One of the ongoing themes around applied improvisation is the use of language, and recognising that improvisation has its own jargon.

YouBidFast: New Online Biz Dev and Marketing Blog

The Bumble Bee

Almost any enterprise, no matter what size, can quickly transform their online sales and marketing efforts using FREE best-in-class software from google and a host of other major software companies.

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Enterprise Versions Of Twitter (updated)

Collaborative Thinking

Most IT organizations will treat "Twitter-like" tools as they do Enterprise IM products which will raise questions such as: Directory integration. Integration with anti-virus and content filtering tools. Integration with Microsoft Communicator and IBM Sametime. Application development (plug-ins, integration with productivity tools). enterprise-class administration tools to support some of the above requirements. There are several emerging (e.g.,

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Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

Portals represented the best-in-class capability back then to enable contextual collaboration since application and collaboration portlets could be composed into a single, integrated user experience. While there were plenty of technology limitations, it’s important to historically note that today’s siren call to integrate social tools into business apps and processes is not a new idea.

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The 1-minute guide to Internet copyright, Creative Commons, and ‘fair use’

e-Moderation Station

Imagine you’re looking for an image to use with a class. Now, if you teach in a private language school or university, where your students are paying for classes – this, it could be argued, is for commercial use. The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching.

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Handwritten Notes vs. Keyboard

Michael Sampson - Currents

It was rare to have a laptop in the classroom in those days, and I was one of only two or three out of a hundred or more students who used a laptop in class.

2015 116

Notes on "Social Business: Moving the Business Needle Forward" at AusLUG 2013 - Chris Crummey, IBM

Michael Sampson - Currents

For social areas - social networking, social analytics, social content, and social integration. It's integrated and seamless by design. -. integrating Connections into Notes 9 Social Edition, Microsoft Outlook and Office, and Mobile Clients. Various Microsoft customers say, "IBM integrates better with Outlook and Internet Explorer than Microsoft does." Want to integrate other applications into there.

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Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A hands on, practical computer class on Google Plus ( half day ) and some short 2 hour howto sessions ( demonstration ) on Pinterest Foursquare and Facebook Timeline for Business. What can be added to Google Plus to integrate it with Facebook and Twitter and your website?

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eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture

e-Moderation Station

We use no authentic audio or video materials in the classes, so I subscribe to video podcasts from a number of French TV stations, and watch the news every night on my iPhone on the sofa, at a time that suits me. 5 The in-class learner picture. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

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Making Conference Calls Sound Better - Dolby and BT Conferencing

Michael Sampson - Currents

The trial promises to improve business communication by combining Dolby expertise in core signal processing and human psychoacoustic perception with BT's world-class capabilities in the field of unified communications. It is also fully integrated into the BT One portfolio of unified communications solutions, which BT Global Services delivers to global corporations and government organizations. ".

Mobile Learning # 6: Six key m-learning resources

e-Moderation Station

inspiring you to try out some mobile learning with your own classes (see especially number 1 below). providing you with specific apps and activities to use with classes. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader.

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The 1-minute guide to the digital divide

e-Moderation Station

However, some of these teachers have worked within their (limited) contexts to integrate an appropriate and context specific use of technology into their English language classes. The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching. Image by Lisa on Flickr.

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The Future of Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This new class of enterprise software, dubbed social business software, intends to create enterprise social networks and deliver new social tools for creating conversations and providing one to one interactions.

Mobile learning #4: On the move

e-Moderation Station

Although mobile learning can be integrated strategically in the classroom (see this earlier post for more ), the easiest way to start using mobile learning with learners may be not use it in the classroom. In a subsequent class, get them to report back again, this time more briefly.

5 Myths about mobile learning

e-Moderation Station

Here is a video in which Claire Chapman outlines how she uses digital cameras/smartphones with EFL learners in class: Myth 2: Mobile learning means ‘learning on the move’. Or in class learning. [and how to overcome them]. Photo by stefg74.

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Thuisonderwijzers leren samen: learning with adults

Mathemagenic

I’d like to share bit of our own experiences – how our own kids learn outside of classes and sports aimed at children, and what roles adults play in this learning. This week is National Education Week in the Netherlands and its focus is on learning socially.

2014 162

Clarizen Moves Beyond Online Project Management

Portals and KM

Since I last spoke to them, Clarizen has undertaken some innovative moves to extend this class of applications.    This includes such capabilities as resource management, scheduling & planning, budgeting, time and expenses, issues tracking and email integration.

The Divine Right of Capital: Waking Up

Alchemy of Change

Respect for the right to attain wealth is integral to the American psyche. Chapter 4: Only the Propertied Class Votes. As I mentioned in my original post , I just finished reading The Divine Right of Capital by Marjorie Kelly.

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Netflix’s Tricky Dance with Facebook

Alchemy of Change

Netflix is going to get more social, with deeper integration with Facebook – and it’s going to be a tricky dance. Thanks to Liz Gannes at NetworkEffect for her “ Netflix Gets Social: “Extensive” Facebook Integration Is Coming &# piece, highlighting Netflix’s plans as outlined in this recent letter to shareholders. Don’t get me wrong; Netflix has to do this to stay competitive.

GE Goes Box (What about Its Other Collaboration Tools?)

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ GE’s IT organization, tasked with bringing innovative, cutting-edge technology to roughly 300,000 employees located in more than 170 countries, selected Box to: - Make it easy for employees to collaborate across business units and with external parties; - Unify business information across applications, thanks to Box’s open platform and integration with other cloud and on-premise solutions; and. Box announced a new strategic customer : GE.

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Social Network Sites As Connective Infrastructure

Collaborative Thinking

This study focuses on the transition to college, a major life event requiring integration into new settings, the negotiation of informational challenges, and the mastery of new roles and identities. Adaptation to transition is a complex process contingent upon the management of stress associated with transition and general integration into the transitional environment.