Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

For long time readers of this blog, you know I’ve been obsessed with “signs of life&# from communities which I call “ community indicators.&# This sure is a community indicator in my eyes, capturing (or “reifying&# – definition below!)

Communities of Practice Series with Darren Sidnick #1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology: Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Darren wrote: This is a series of blogs on Communities of Practice (CoP).

I’m guest blogging on communities of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 07 2008 I’m guest blogging on communities of practice Published by Nancy White at 4:02 pm under Uncategorized , communities of practice I don’t think I’ve ever been a guest blogger before, but starting today I’m doing a series on communities of practice on Darren Sidnick’s blog.

Communities of Practice Series with Darren Sidnick #1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology: Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Darren wrote: This is a series of blogs on Communities of Practice (CoP).

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Full Circle Associates " Communities of Practice Series with Darren Sidnick #1

Nancy White

Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology: Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Darren wrote: This is a series of blogs on Communities of Practice (CoP).

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Communities of Practice Series with Darren Sidnick #1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology: Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Communities of Practice (CoPs) with Nancy White Darren wrote: This is a series of blogs on Communities of Practice (CoP).

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Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is the story of a community of birdwatchers in Central Park in New York City and how they observed, loved and obsessed over a family of Red-Tailed Hawks that raised a family on an apartment ledge just of Central Park. Identifying a new practice and refining it.)

References on Lurking

Nancy White

Second is another distillation of conversation, this time from CPSquare. Of course, this has been studied in the academic community, such as this paper from Jenny Preece and Blair Nonnecke.

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Living Example of Community Q&A Power

Nancy White

From the wonderful and amazing Seattlefarmcoop : Seattle Farm Co-op comes evidence of the power of online communities and networks. There *are* still drones flying (at least outside of my hives), but they’re dwindling.

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Connected futures: New social strategies and tools for communities of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What role do technologies such as blogs, wikis and social booking might play in your community’s development? To get the most out of it, make sure you set aside an hour a day to participate. Share and Enjoy: One response so far One Response to “Connected futures: New social strategies and tools for communities of practice&# # Silence and Voice » Blog Archive » WordPress Upgrade and into a Vortex on 22 May 2008 at 4:04 pm [.]

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Launch Day of Communities and Networks Connection

Nancy White

This requires some sort of “line of sight&# to that network. With that, I’m pleased to announce the launch of the Community & Networks Connection. This isn’t a community, and not as loose and open as a network. Community Capers.

Community Technology Spidergram Evolves Again

Nancy White

It is so lovely having a fabulous network – including people I just barely know, but who then hook in with a moment of insight, a remix or ready to augment a forming idea or practice. This is the value of working in the open, of iterating both internally and externally.

Site password: 'project' wiki - Twitter Packs are a community-driven.

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

This is a really interesting wiki which tries to identify networks and communities of interest who are showing up on twitter. Tags: howto community community_indicators communities_of_practice twitter

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RSA and Connected Communities

Nancy White

I’ve been up to my alligators in all things networks as part of the Network Weaving Community of practice project, a nine month community of practice for 70 non profit folks who use or want to use the power of networks in their work.

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: So What IS a Community Indicator? v1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Full Circle Resources Contact Us Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Wednesday, August 24, 2005 So What IS a Community Indicator? After sliding into this (un)project on “ community indicators ” over the last month, it’s time to try and explain myself. By defining it, would I squish the life out of an idea? Ah, me of little faith. Grounding: What is a Community?

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Sound Planning CoP: Summer School slide presentation | Sound planning and management

Delicious/choconancy/community

Slide show about the approach of this CoP. Tags: community community_indicators communities_of_practice

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

asked Howard Rheingold to share a little bit about the Social Media Classroom (SMC) he developed as part of a MacArthur Foundation Award (A HASTAC award specifically). Every platform has its lineage, the experiences of the designers that inform design choices during development.

Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

com-prac : Message: Re: [cp] CoPs and unpaid volunteers The question I have asked myself is, “What is the experience of becoming an especially active member of a community of practice?&# A good starting place, but I think in practice, we need to go deeper.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am finally getting the rest of the series up. Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. Community influences technology and technology influences community.

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Thoughts for Dafne

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

A blog set up to send condolences to a community member whose father died. Tags: webheadsinaction community_indicators communities_of_practice

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CoP Series #2: What the heck is a Domain and why should I care? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 5:48 am under communities of practice , learning This is a reblog of a guest blog post I did on Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology Blog: What the heck is a Domain and why should I care? Try it out on some of your learners.

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CoP Series #2: What the heck is a Domain and why should I care? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 5:48 am under communities of practice , learning This is a reblog of a guest blog post I did on Darren Sidnick’s Learning & Technology Blog: What the heck is a Domain and why should I care? Try it out on some of your learners.

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Canberra Countryside and Communities

Nancy White

Wednesday I hopped on a plane to Canberra to spend some time with the creative and energetic Leigh Blackall and Sunshine Connelley , their two magnificent pooches, Lego and Mina, and spend an afternoon with some communities of practices folks in national government here in the capitol city.

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How do you title a book well? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 4:59 pm under technology stewardship We are down to the little things to finish up our book, which is currently titled “Stewarding Technology for Communities of Practice.&# Some of the feedback we’ve gotten from our friends is that the title is… well… BORING! Stewarding technology for communities You want me to do what? Yes, stewarding tech for your community can get both very meshy and messy!!

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How do you title a book well? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 4:59 pm under technology stewardship We are down to the little things to finish up our book, which is currently titled “Stewarding Technology for Communities of Practice.&# Some of the feedback we’ve gotten from our friends is that the title is… well… BORING! Stewarding technology for communities You want me to do what? Yes, stewarding tech for your community can get both very meshy and messy!!

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Full Circle Associates " Musings on "community management" Part 2

Nancy White

This one climbs up to meta-ville a bit and asks a couple of questions. Are we talking about communities, or are we embarking on the era of network facilitation? When we move to the network, a couple of things happen. to Chris’ observations about community managers.

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References on Lurking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

You an find it here TIPs for Facilitating Lurking Second is another distillation of conversation, this time from CPSquare. Of course, this has been studied in the academic community, such as this paper from Jenny Preece and Blair Nonnecke.

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Sitting with fire – a blog as community and reflection | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Of course, blogs can be many things, including reflective community voices. Check out the blog of the Tassajara Zen Center in California, facing many dangerous fires in their area on the Central California coast. What I noticed was their use of questions.

Building a collaborative workplace (or community. or network)

Nancy White

The trouble is, collaboration is a skill and set of practices we are rarely taught. Some people are naturals at it, but most of us are clueless. Of course technology plays an important role in effective collaboration. It applies to our communities and networks.

CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

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CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

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CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

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CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

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Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

com-prac : Message: Re: [cp] CoPs and unpaid volunteers The question I have asked myself is, “What is the experience of becoming an especially active member of a community of practice?&# A good starting place, but I think in practice, we need to go deeper.

Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

com-prac : Message: Re: [cp] CoPs and unpaid volunteers The question I have asked myself is, “What is the experience of becoming an especially active member of a community of practice?&# A good starting place, but I think in practice, we need to go deeper.

Agile Retrospectives | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 29 2008 Agile Retrospectives Published by Nancy White at 3:00 pm under communities of practice , learning , reflection Earlier today I blogged about learning from mistakes/failures , particularly with After Action Reviews. Learning Alliances » Communities of practice by any other name.

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CPSquare’s Long Live the Platform Event Report | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

IN this case – about doing online events for our communities of practice. If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site.

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Slow Community from the individual perspective | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I had been thinking about how a community makes choices, as a whole, about it’s speed or flow, but this reminds me that the cumulative impact of individual member choices also impacts the community speed (or slowness.)

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Rituals for Healthy Living – What are yours? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 7:22 am under communities of practice , community indicators , turning 50 My friend and neighbor, Ashley Cooper , has created a new blog to share what she learned when she asked her network, “what rituals do you do to invite balance and well-being into your life.

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4 Meetings, 6 Planes, and lots of amazing friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The fact that I missed my own blogaversary in May this year tells you that blogging has simply become part of the fabric of my work and life, and yet this gap… oi! I have tons of drafted posts and lots of things that I “planned&# to blog about, but time has been tight.

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Bridging Across Language Online | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Because of this, and knowing how important it is to try and bridge across languages, I have been following the emergence of new sites to aid in translation on websites. All of the translations are created by people, not computers. Translation and interpretation is a lot of work.

Full Circle Associates " Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Mar 31 2009 Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity Published by Nancy White at 1:47 pm under Digital Habitats , communities of practice , technology stewardship , visual thinking A couple of people have asked me for more materials related to the Community Orientations Spidergram activity.

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Full Circle Associates " The World Cafe Community - Virtual Cafes?

Nancy White

The World Cafe Community - Virtual Cafes? Published by Nancy White at 11:09 am under community indicators , events , facilitation , online facilitation , online interaction. Chris Heuer’s blog post Living in the Era of Conversation. Glossary of Online Interaction.

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