Is Social Learning Dead? Not At All!

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Featured Pedagogy and Learning learning theory social learning social media April 2013 Newsletter.

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Social Media Can Make or Break Your Business

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Gary Woodill discusses how insurance, finance, medical and agriculture industries can benefit from social media. Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning social media social media for business social media in agriculture social media in finance social media in healthcare social media in insurance

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Why You Should Be Using The Power of Social Technology

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It’s time to make your social presence known in the enterprise. Industry News CHAMPIONS communication social learning social media social networkIf everyone is talking about it, it has to be the real deal.

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Why You Should Be Using The Power of Social Technology

Float Mobile Learning

It’s time to make your social presence known in the enterprise. Industry News CHAMPIONS communication social learning social media social networkIf everyone is talking about it, it has to be the real deal.

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Social Interactions Benefit Individuals and Organizations

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social learningFloat announces its team is heading to DevLearn, Tappestry 1.3 is live, and the ASTD Mobile Learning Certificate program kicks off in Washington, D.C., this week. Conferences Featured Newsletter Tappestry Android ASTD ASTD Mobile Learning Certificate DevLearn 2012 informal learning Learning 3.0

Social Network Storage: Search and Retrieval Doesn’t Have to Stink

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Social networking is cool, but it doesn't let you search very easily. Search Tappestry Tin Can social media social search Tin Can APIFind out why Tappestry helps you store and categorize content for later retrieval.

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Adding Mobile, Social and Informal Learning to Your Sales Enablement Efforts

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Compare many of the popular social platforms out there for learning using this handy table. Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning Chatter Jive LinkedIn sales enablement Salesforce social learning social media Tappestry Yammer

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Budgeting for Social & Mobile Learning in a BYOD Environment

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Featured Newsletter Tin Can ASTD Mobile Learning Certificate ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 bring your own device bring your own technology budgeting for mobile learning budgeting for social learning byod BYOT Experience API Sandbox Tin Can API Training Conference 2013Our latest white paper looks at the factors involved.

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Jim Ferolo: The Importance of Informal and Social Learning

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Jim Ferolo, assistant professor and member of the Tappestry team, discusses the importance of informal learning and social learning within academia and the enterprise. Conferences Pedagogy and Learning User Experience Video 1871 Chicago Float Mobile Learning Symposium 2012 informal learning social learning Tappestry Techweek

New Report Touts Benefits of Social Learning for Individuals and Organizations

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New eLearning Guild research report lists benefits of adopting and ways to implement social learning within your organization. Pedagogy and Learning Strategy Tappestry Ben Betts eLearning Guild Jane Bozarth Jane Hart Jay Cross research social learning

From Semantic Search to Social Search using Mobile Devices

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Apps Search semantic search social searchStarting about 1970, the Internet was built on a base of text; most early communications between computers were text messages or documents. Then, in 1992, Tim Berners-Lee invented the World [.].

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Social Learning App Tappestry in LAUNCH Startup Competition at Techweek Conference

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Float Mobile Learning announces social and informal learning app, Tappestry, released in time for Techweek, as well as second annual mobile learning symposium June 25 and entry into the Techweek Startup Launch. Conferences Press Releases informal learning social learning Tappestry

How Mobile and Social Media Change the Rules of Selling

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If you are a salesperson that hasn’t started with mobile and social yet, it’s time to dive into this new world. Consumers are much more informed than before because of the incredible amount of information available online. Mobile Strategy sales enablement

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Social, mobile and hackathons…converging or diverging ideation?

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5 Tips for Social Networking. How the world’s foremost management experts are reinventing management using social software. What do finalists for the Harvard Business Review/McKinsey M-prize for Management Innovation and the Management Innovation eXchange have to do with enterprise social networking ? The Hackathon supports collective work over individual contribution, bringing management experts from far-flung locations together in a social community.

Social Media Smarts for New and Veteran Teachers

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to hear that the parents of their students will be looking them up on the Internet, in particular in social media sites such as Facebook (or "mombook" as some teenagers are now calling it!). They are equally disturbed to hear that many school districts also use social media searching as part of their interview process. We spend time developing guidelines to follow as new teachers using social media for personal use.

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Float’s UX Director to Deliver Presentation on Social, Local and Mobile Learning at Loyola Marymount University

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Jim Ferolo will discuss the concept of SoLoMo - social, local, mobile - during a speech at LMU. Pedagogy and Learning Press Releases Tappestry informal learning Loyola Marymount University mobile learning social learning solomo

Reading Made Social with ReadSocial API Integration by Float Mobile Learning

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March 21, 2012 – Float Mobile Learning announced today that the company has developed ReadSocial’s iOS library, allowing any iOS app to instantly become a social reading [.]. Morton, Ill. iOS Press Releases digital publishing e-book ePub iOS 5 iOS library iPad open-source ReadSocial

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Remembering the Social Contexts of Learning

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My concern is that it seems to me that we are spending all of our time discussing the tools and not enough on the social and political contexts of teaching and learning and how to navigate these spaces successfully in order to broaden technology integration. Education is highly social and highly political.

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The best Presentation on Social Learning and the New Role for Educators

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I’m fascinated by the impact Social Media has had on just about everything we do, including how we learn and how we share knowledge with our peers. Some people may call this Social Learning, or Informal Learning, I just call it Learning. Last week I was on SlideShare.net looking for a good presentation on Social Learning that would inspire me and I came across this one by TribalCafe and I was extremely impressed with it. Social Learning.

CSTD Using Tappestry to Leverage Informal and Social Learning at Annual Conference

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More than 700 attendees at the CSTD's Conference & Trade Show will be able to establish relationships as well as categorize and retrieve information learned throughout the event using Tappestry, the enterprise social network for learning. Android iOS Press Releases Tappestry Canadian Society of Training and Development CSTD

Social Studies by Cell Phone.

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I am a bit of a "presidential 08" junkie. As I was reviewing the websites of many of the republican and democratic candidates, I discovered that most of them have "mobile" options! Students and/or classes can subscribe to mobile updates about different candidates, current polls, and other political news. For example on Barack Obama's site you can "join the movement" and Go Mobile! The mobile options seemed to be targeted at younger voters, high schoolers and college age students.

Social Studies by Cell Phone.

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I am a bit of a "presidential 08" junkie. As I was reviewing the websites of many of the republican and democratic candidates, I discovered that most of them have "mobile" options! Students and/or classes can subscribe to mobile updates about different candidates, current polls, and other political news. For example on Barack Obama's site you can "join the movement" and Go Mobile! The mobile options seemed to be targeted at younger voters, high schoolers and college age students.

On Building Digital Literacy and Using It Socially

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This recent article at Educause caught my eye. David Parry has created a quick list of three “New Literacies&# that we need to be teaching to our learners in the “Late [.]. Pedagogy and Learning

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Float Mobile Learning Upgrades Tappestry to a Fully Searchable Social Network for Learning

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Tappestry 1.2 adds search, more geolocation features, enhanced push notifications, integrated Web browsing, leaderboards and more. iOS Press Releases Search Tappestry App Store leaderboards learning experience mobile learning search Web browsing

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Mobile Knowledge for Social Change

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A new site ShareIdeas.org : Mobile Knowledge for Social Change was just launched for NGOs with the support of Nokia and Vodaphone. Although not specifically for m-learning, there are case studies about civic engagement, economic empowerment, education, environment, health and safety and humanitarian relief. It definitely is a wiki site which I plan to follow.

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Two Examples of how Brands are still not Joining the Social Media Conversation

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A couple of years ago, whenever someone did a presentation on Social Media, most likely the last slide in the presentation would read ‘Join the Conversation.”. One thing I love doing on Social Media networks is to observe how other people and Brands approach conversations with their customers. Social Media gives Brands Permission Marketing. He made a lot of sense then and even today with the advent of Social Media, the principals still make a lot of sense.

The Mobile Learner » Social Media in Plain English

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Shareideas.org - mobile communications for social benefits

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Shareideas.org is an online community and a wiki for sharing ideas on how to use mobile communications for social and environmental benefits. The education section of the site is gathering case study stories explaining how mobile tools have been used in education. MobilED case is already reported in there (thank you Kobus, for fixing it!). I also wrote an small article to the site with the title: Mobile learning - what is it?

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Press Release: CHAMPIONS – A Framework for Improving Worker Performance Through Emerging Technology

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Press CHAMPIONS context innovations mobile affordances personal use socialThe framework helps organizations increase productivity by blending technological innovation with human performance.

In What order do you favor the BIG 4 Social Networks, Twitter, Google+, Facebook and LinkedIn? Chime in

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Today I’m having a little fun asking my friends on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ to share in what order they favor the big four Social Networking sites out there. I will be keeping an eye on the replies I get to my Tweet and list them here via a cool Social Media app called Storify. So please chime in: [ View the story "In What order do you favor the BIG 4 Social Networks, Twitter, Google+, Facebook and LinkedIn?

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matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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The future of social networking – a concept investigation Posted by matt on October 01, 2009 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my blog and get updates either via email or via RSS. It’s an investigation into how social networking may work in the future, focusing on mobile and augmented reality (AR). But you can see how valuable (and scary) this could be when applied to a social networking paradigm. Tags: augmentedreality future social

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

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How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression? Each week we will review existing tools for social change, cover techniques for mobile hacking, and piece together new experiments. Such as mobile medicine, mobile social work, mobile business, mobile research, mobile literacy, mobile history, mobile economics.etc.I just read an interesting post on MobileActive. It mentioned a new graduate course/seminar being offered at MIT.

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

Cell Phones in Learning

How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression? Each week we will review existing tools for social change, cover techniques for mobile hacking, and piece together new experiments. Such as mobile medicine, mobile social work, mobile business, mobile research, mobile literacy, mobile history, mobile economics.etc.I just read an interesting post on MobileActive. It mentioned a new graduate course/seminar being offered at MIT.

What To Do When Sales Team Members Use Mobile Devices For Personal Use

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The real problem isn''t accessing social media or using devices for personal reasons. Mobile Strategy byod personal use policy social media Let them. Rather, it''s about making sure they''re still achieving the tasks and goals expected of them.

Tappestry 1.1 is Live in the App Store

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Tappestry, the social network for learning, now features push notifications, improved filtering and being able to add favorites. Tappestry informal learning social learning

Social Studies! Next Assignment.send a video message to presidential candidates cell phones!

Cell Phones in Learning

After reading about this opportunity on PicturePhoning , I thought this would be a great assignment for any social studies class studying current events, following the 2008 election campaigns. Students could research an issue of their own interest (such as stem cell research, the best way to get out of the current "recession", healthcare, global warming.etc), and send a video message through Mogreet the Vote to any of the presidential candidates personal cell phones.

Social Studies! Next Assignment.send a video message to presidential candidates cell phones!

Cell Phones in Learning

After reading about this opportunity on PicturePhoning , I thought this would be a great assignment for any social studies class studying current events, following the 2008 election campaigns. Students could research an issue of their own interest (such as stem cell research, the best way to get out of the current "recession", healthcare, global warming.etc), and send a video message through Mogreet the Vote to any of the presidential candidates personal cell phones.

New Mobile Learning Book Provides Practical Roadmap

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Conferences Industry News books content strategy DevLearn security social media “Mastering Mobile Learning” offers tips and techniques for you that we use in our day-to-day projects with industry-leading clients.

Float Mobile Learning Introduces Tappestry for Organizations and Events

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Float Mobile Learning today introduced new features in Tappestry specifically designed for social networking within the enterprise. Android iOS Press Releases Tappestry enterprise social network for learning iPad iPhone iPod Touch learning social network Tappestry for Android Tappestry for iOS Tin Can APIThese new modules allow employees and attendees to share learning and capture productivity data.

Will The Real Innovators Please Stand Up?

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Comic Industry News DevLearn Marc Andreessen Neil deGrasse Tyson social network startups Twitter Uber Yammer Some startups are nice to have, but not truly necessary. In this post, we join Marc Andreessen and Neil deGrasse Tyson in slamming frivolous startups.

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Three Key Takeaways from DevLearn

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In our experience, we found three key takeaways at DevLearn: Tin Can is here, social and informal learning are necessary, and enterprise mobile learning is inevitable. Conferences Pedagogy and Learning Tin Can DevLearn 2012 enterprise mobile learning informal learning learning analytics learning metrics social learning Tin Can API

Book Review: Informal Learning Basics

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Saul Carliner's latest book discusses social learning's importance and techniques for how to implement it. Pedagogy and Learning Research informal learning Saul Carliner social learning

A Look Back at Our Predictions for the Mobile Landscape

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Android Featured Newsletter augmented reality BlackBerry enterprise app store gamification Ice Cream Sandwich Jelly Bean mobile research predictive analytics RIM social networkingSee how we stack up in the predictions we made for 2012.

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