Category Archives: News

eLearning News

Barry Sampson told me about this elearning news aggregator that he put together when revamping the e-Learning Network's website. If you don't want to subscribe to individual feeds, it provides an aggregated feed you can subscribe to (in fact Barry says he's replaced all his individual eLearning related subscriptions with the feed from the site).  […]

How to create a collaborative physical space

Dr Joy Salmon wrote to tell me about an article in Fast Company that describes how Stanford’s is creating a collaborative physical space to enhance creativity/learning.  Joy thought "the ideas for creating these physical spaces could apply to those moving toward creating collaborative e-spaces/culture".  I think she's right too. The ideas in the article […]

Edublog Awards 2009

This is the 6th year of the edublog awards and this year there are 19 categories.  Hundreds of sites were nominated over the last few weeks and these have now been whittled down to a shortlist in each category. Very many thanks to all those who nominated me and my blogs; I am very pleased […]

Mozilla Jetpack for Learning

The Mozilla Foundation invites you to help turn the open Web into a rich learning environment and explore new possibilities for learning online as part of the Jetpack for Learning Design Challenge. The brief For this Design Challenge they are looking for innovative Firefox add-ons that turn the open Web into a rich learning environment. […]

My blog postings and bookmarks this week

Here is this week's round-up of my blog postings and Delcious bookmarks: Jane's E-Learning Pick of the Day uSync Learn a new language with ELLA DocVerse Digital Divide in the UK txtFeeder Last few weeks to contribute your TopTools for Learning Social Media in Learning blog LinkedIn Profile Organizer Free Powerpoint Twitter Tools A History […]

Last few weeks to contribute your TopTools for Learning

203 learning professionals (from workplace learnng and education) have now contributed their Top 10 Tools for Learning to help build the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2009 list. I shall be closing for contributions on November 15th in order to finalise the list, so there are only a few weeks left to share your list […]

Weekly roundup of my online activity

Here is a round-up of this week's blog posts and bookmarks – all in one place. Jane's E-Learning Pick of the Day: NeoOffice iCyte The E-Learning Debate at the Oxford Union The E-Learning Debate: Follow up Archi-Me Social Media In Learning blog: Social Learning Models Google Docs – improvements for students My social learning presentations […]

What I’ve been doing this week

I have been very busy with a number of clients this week implementing the social engine, Elgg, for some social learning projects, but I've had some time to do a few other things! I've made a daily posting to this blog and also added a few postings to my Social Media in Learning blog Get […]

My blog postings and bookmarks this week

Here's a list of postings on my other blogs and my delicious bookmarks.  External links now open in a new window. Social Media in Learning blog Facebook lite now available in the UK Yammer announces Windows Mobile app and Outlook plugin Jajah's Twitter voice call service How companies are benefiting from Web 2.0 How to […]