Learning Objects is committed to helping our clients stay current on the latest topics and information pertaining to social media and education. We’ve listed below a few of the more popular spots in the social learning blogosphere.
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The Social Learning Blogosphere
e-Literate is Michael Feldstein's blog about "what [he] is learning about online learning...online." Michael is Principal Product Manager for Academic Enterprise Solutions at Oracle Corporation. e-Literate is his own, independent publication and is not affiliated with Oracle.
- Learning Ecosystems
Daniel Christian and his blog relay information on a variety of topics involving the worlds of K-12, higher education, and corporate training and development.
- 2cents Worth
David Warlick presents his ideas on ways to modernize education with the help of technology.
elearnspace is "everything elearning" -- articles, a blog, and link to external resources, The site is published by George Siemens, Founder and President of Complexive Systems Inc., a learning lab focused on assisting organizations develop integrated learning structures to meet the needs of global strategy execution.
- Always Learning – Teaching Technology Abroad
Kim Cofino is a 21st Century Literacy Specialist at the International School Bangkok in Thailand. Read how she integrates technology into her classroom abroad.
- Etale – Interdisciplinary Musings on Life in a Digital World
Etale offers commentary on the latest in technology and its effects on education.
Collaborative & Social Learning Theory and Research
- 7 Things You Should Know About...
The EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative publishes the 7 Things You Should Know About... series. Each month, ELI publishes a new "7 Things" giving an informative and concise overview on a learning technology of current interest.
Uses in Education
- Uses of Blogs in Education
This is a matrix from the EdTech Post that illustrates very clearly the different ways blogs are used in education.
- "Poducate Me: Guide to Podcasting in Education"
This guide, which is available for viewing online free of charge, was published by a digital designer at the University of Cincinnati, Micah Ovadia. It is essentially a podcasting tutorial, and it covers some approaches and techniques for creating good audio and video materials.
Social Software in Use in Education
- Yorkshare Headquarters
On the "Inspiration" tab of the Yorkshare Headquarters, the University of York's E-Learning Development Team posts a large set of case studies and interviews produced in conjunction with faculty that focus on the application of e-learning technology within courses.