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Online Collaboration And Learning

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in the near future? While it is unlikely that general educational degrees will maintain their value and business currency, it is increasingly probable that your " value " will be in good part vouched for by the " portfolio " of your online experiences, social reputation and past Internet learning-related activities. Photo credit: alastor In the future, what you will learn outside of school, through your other experiences, the connection with your peers, the projects you participate in will be fully acknowledged, recorded and even credited. Your key life experiences will be recognized as being one of the key ...
The technology allows individuals who are far apart to collaborate on-line. The use of these tools is increasing, however many teachers are still new to what tools are available on the Internet and how to use them effectively. This article details some of the tools available and suggests ways to use them to promote online learning and the collaboration of students.
PROGRAM DETAILS: USDLA 2010 Virtual Conference Classroom (May 3 ...
From my inbox (and note I didn’t cut this one with the tag, as I normally do, so folks could see all of the online sessions). USDLA 2010 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE CLASSROOM! MAY 3 – 5, 2010 Can’t join us in St. Louis? This year, USDLA is excited to announce that it will offer a portion of its 2010 National Conference virtually! By registering as a Virtual Classroom attendee, you will have complete live access to our Opening and Closing Keynote speakers, a pre-conference workshop, 11 select virtual sessions, and our International Distance Learning Awards Ceremony. All sessions will be available live using ... market research, surveys and trends
Welcome to the Sakai wiki
Sakai is open-source Collaboration and Learning Environment (CLE) software. The Sakai Community develops and distributes the open-source Sakai CLE, an enterprise-ready collaboration and courseware management platform that provides users with a suite of learning, portfolio, library and project tools. For more information, please visit our main website . If you're new to the Sakai Community, take a look at Getting Started with Sakai . This site is the Sakai community wiki (using a Confluence wiki server), supporting community collaboration around building, deploying, and using Sakai. ( Signup for an account? Forgot your ... market research, surveys and trends


Social Media and Higher Education Literature Review
and implementing online collaboration and learning in education and industry. ..... With over 100 million active users, Facebook now holds an 85 percent ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Is Open Source Right for You?
In an industry in which learning management systems often command six figures, it's no wonder many find the allure of "free" software hard to resist. But are open-source learning platforms really free? And how do you determine whether they are right for you? By Sarah Boehle Unrestricted access to source code. The ability to tinker with and customize the platform to your heart's content. Entrée to a community of users who share not only advice but new functionality, freely. Near absolute control over what you spend, when you spend it, and what you spend it on. And best of all? You don’t pay a dime ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
ANALYSIS: Student's Detainment Raises Question of Undocumented Youth
The detainment of Eric Balderas '13 by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement and his possible deportation to Mexico has sparked heated discussion among friends and activists, who view Balderas' plight as an indication of the work that remains to be done on behalf of undocumented youth in the United States. Balderas—who came to the U.S. at the age of 4—was attempting to board a plane from San Antonio, Texas to Boston with a consular card from the Mexican government and his Harvard identification before being taken away in handcuffs by immigration officials. Though Balderas was released on Monday and eventually boarded ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Are your kids safe online? Facebook, PTA want to make sure
The national education group and the social-media giant announced a long-term partnership Thursday aimed at teaching children, parents and teachers about responsible internet use. The collaboration, set to be announced at the Parent Teacher Association's national convention in Memphis, Tennessee, will establish a comprehensive program, on both Facebook and the PTA's website. Topics that will be addressed include cyber-bullying, internet safety and security and "citizenship online," according to a news release. "Nothing is more important to us than the well-being of the people, especially the many teenagers, who use ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Sakai 2.5
Sakai is an enterprise online collaboration and learning environment (CLE). The Sakai framework and tools add value to instructors, researchers, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
The paper discusses the nature of online learning collaboration, and presents areas of research that provide information processes. WHAT IS COLLABORATION? ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Learning Together in Community: Collaboration Online
with one another to create a successful learning experience online: Figure .: Model of Online Collaboration. Our advancing study of online community informs ...
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Knowledge Collaboration, Learning and Web 2.0 ... What's Next ...
If one is trying to encourage engineering knowledge transfer and learning at one's corporation ... and you are already using internal blogs, wikis and tagging tools / social networks ... what would you do next? Are there "specific" online resources, tools or courses in which you would invest for engineering knowledge sharing and learning? Why? Thanks. Some folks asked for clarification with respect to my question. My goals are simple: I want to encourage faster and more effective engineering design and development. However, like most things, that's easier said than done. Here is an example: How does one help an ...
Google Answers: Outlook as a collaboration tool
I am looking for case studies of how companies have used Outlook (in an Exchange environment) as a tool for collaboration. Many (maybe most) companies today have an exchange server and use Outlook. They use only a small fraction of the features that their exchange server gives them. Most places I have visited use it for only sending email and scheduling meetings. It seems to me that they are not getting the maximum befit that a powerful collaboration tool like exchange has to offer. I am looking for example of places where they are using Outlook to its fullest extent (or close to it anyway). I need examples of specific ...