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Spring Conference Season continues – ASTD New England Area 2011 Conference

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Last Friday I presented at the ASTD New England Area 2011 Conference. ASTD is the American Society for Training and Development for my storage friends. The conference had an underlying theme of getting everyone comfortable and participating with social media. … Continue reading

Transcript of the live tweets during the Social Learning session at #e2conf

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Thanks to John Ingham for capturing the live tweetstream that we had during the Social Learning panel at #e2conf. I was on a panel with Don Pontefract and Kevin Jones. The panel was moderated by Marcia Conner. To be asked … Continue reading

What I learned this week at the Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston

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This week I attended the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. Today I was on a panel about social learning. In the spirit of that presentation and #lrnchat, I wanted to share the biggest thing I learned at this conference. No … Continue reading

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Stephen Downes posted the transcript from a lecture he gave on Connectivism. The post is packed with great stuff that relates to my previous post, as well as social learning – both I’ll need to read and reflect on some … Continue reading

Lets get real about analysis – starting with the last LS2010 Keynote

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Like I mentioned in my wrap-up post from Friday at the Learning solutions conference, I did not care for the last keynote talk. The keynote was given by Leonard Brody, and was entitled “365 Days From Now: Preparing for the … Continue reading

What I did at the Learning Solutions 2010 Conference – Friday

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Learning Through Social Media Friday was the last day of the conference. Marcia Conner (who I am interning for at Pistachio Consulting this semester) had asked if I wanted to participate on a panel about learning through social media, and … Continue reading

Learning from 100 years of failure

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According to one of my text books for this semester (Multi-Media Learning by Richard E. Mayer), technology-centered technology has a 100-year tradition of failure. Technology-centered learning approaches designing learning by looking at the features the technology can provide, and then … Continue reading

Where I’ll be in November

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Besides working on my two performance classes, I’ll also be attending a couple of Boston-based events. Tues Nov 3 I’ll be at the Mass chapter of ISPI to hear Cammy Bean talk about eLearning authoring tools. Several other #lrnchat folks … Continue reading

ASTD Big Question: What will workplace learning be like in 10 years?

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This month’s Big Question from ASTD is “what will workplace learning be like in 10 years?”. If you go to their post, there are already some really interesting thoughts and comments about this topic. Byron said “The best prophet of … Continue reading

How do you measure social learning

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I tweeted this question earlier: are there studies that show ways to measure social learning? More specifically, are there studies or research that shows ways to measure the ROI of using social media tools and processes for corporate education? I … Continue reading