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October 10, 2010

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Conceptualizing the 4 theories with CMAPS
, Week Four General Discussion
by Jane Wilde.  I made a CMAP of each of the theories that can be viewed in a googledocs presentation file. It is editable - I'd love for you to overlay additional concepts, connections or, on the last page, [Link] 2010-10-10T05:17:04

Collective Intelligence
, Week Four General Discussion
by Jim Stauffer.  Has anyone seen this recent study out of Carnegie Mellon University on Evidence for a Collective Intelligence Factor in the Performance of Human Groups ? In the podcast interview, Anita Williams Woolley says their studies of a group's collective intelligence showed a direct relationship to the social sensitivity of the groups members. Those groups exhibiting an evenly distributed conversational turn-taking scored consistently higher at collaborative tasks across a .... [Link] 2010-10-09T23:12:13

The (meaningful) Story of Connectivism
, Week Four General Discussion
by Ken Anderson.  …suitably inspired, the raconteur goes tangential, hoping for playmates…. The (meaningful) Story of Connectivism Once upon a time in the far off north of the northern hemisphere of the globe known as earth, two wise men, many miles apart, pondered on the question of learning.  It was an era of newer technology, machines in widespread use, humans connected to each other by gadgets that provided them with instant communications capability. Daily, new .... [Link] 2010-10-09T14:52:35

Participants' Blogs

Second Life
Linn, Jakten på den perfekta lektionen
I am making some progress in Second Life. Managed to move from Welcome Island to the city where some PLENK2010 classmates arrange meetings.I was a bit skeptical to Second Life because of Barbie-looking avatars, not having your own name and things that costs money etc.But I now realize there is lot of advantages too. I am travelling to New York in an few weeks, and Second Life allows me to explore the city before going there IRL. This is New York Ballroom and Jazz Club according to Second Life .... [Link] 2010-10-10T07:37:00

Learning Theories and PLE/PLN
Tony Ratcliffe, Tony Ratcliffe
This may prove to have beeen one of the most challenging weeks of the course with a focus on theory during week 4 of PLENK2010, which is just ending. Some of it is a well needed refresher, while a lot is new to me. I'm enjoying one of the readings in particular, Review of e-learning [...] [Link] 2010-10-10T05:11:36

#PLENK2010 - The Daily - October 7, 2010
Paulo Simões, PLENK2010
[Home] [Discussion] [Wiki] [The Daily Archives] [Blog] [Live Sessions] [Recordings] [About] The Daily October 7, 2010 Facilitator Posts To view the entire blog post, click on the title of the post, and you’ll be taken to the blog post itself. Alternatively, click on [Link] to proceed to the post without your click being counted. Discussion Posts Each week, PLENK moves [...] [Link] 2010-10-09T14:16:50

Twitter Posts

@zaidlearn (Zaid Ali Alsagoff) tweeted: @web20education Disagree! Teach both, because without memory you can't remember what you have created :) #plenk2010 2010-10-10T09:38:41

@ConectivismoPR (ConectivismoPR) tweeted: PLENK2010: Web 3.0: The way forward? http://t.co/OABZWK7 2010-10-10T08:30:57

@medicalcumulus (Medical Cumulus) tweeted: PLENK2010: Web 3.0: The way forward? http://bit.ly/aFupbl 2010-10-10T08:27:51

@brckngh (Bruce) tweeted: RT @gsiemens: Do we have too many theories of learning? http://bit.ly/aXlc9a #plenk2010 discussion forum 2010-10-10T07:27:18

@web20education (Web 2.0 e-Safety) tweeted: Teach Creativity, Not Memorization #edtech20 #edchat #plenk2010 #vrt10 #edchat #lrnchat #educhat #safedchat... http://fb.me/Lfq4y4tA 2010-10-10T06:25:32

@zaidlearn (Zaid Ali Alsagoff) tweeted: At last the Smartboard is used smartly... Even more Awesome :) #plenk2010 http://twitpic.com/2w8lnq 2010-10-10T04:12:42

@zaidlearn (Zaid Ali Alsagoff) tweeted: i am thinking out of the box and doing multi-tasking all at ____. Awesome! #plenk2010 http://twitpic.com/2w8diq 2010-10-10T03:51:29

@zaidlearn (Zaid Ali Alsagoff) tweeted: This is how Smartboards (old version) are really used... :) http://twitpic.com/2w7txl #plenk2010 2010-10-10T03:35:37

@pfidalgo1 (Patricia Fidalgo) tweeted: RT @aeratcliffe: RT @mojica: RT @NicolaAvery: Theories of Learning Video (behav, cog, construct) http://t.co/LIhB7lb #plenk2010 2010-10-09T23:15:03

@aeratcliffe (AE (Tony) Ratcliffe) tweeted: @courosa I hope you are enjoying your stay in #yeg. See you in #plenk2010. 2010-10-09T23:07:13

@aeratcliffe (AE (Tony) Ratcliffe) tweeted: RT @mojica: RT @NicolaAvery: Theories of Learning Video (behav, cog, construct) http://t.co/LIhB7lb #plenk2010 2010-10-09T22:55:16

@NicolaAvery (Nicola Avery) tweeted: trying to think about some LTs and PLE applications, please feel free to visit and join in: http://titanpad.com/hhKf15yd81 #plenk2010 2010-10-09T21:25:55

@mojica (Raul Mojica) tweeted: RT @NicolaAvery: Theories of Learning Video (behav, cog, construct) http://t.co/LIhB7lb #plenk2010 2010-10-09T19:27:02

@saadat_m (Mohsen Saadatmand) tweeted: Theories of Learning http://t.co/4tzNJmi via @youtube, #PLENK2010, #eci831 2010-10-09T19:03:25

@NicolaAvery (Nicola Avery) tweeted: Theories of Learning Video (behav, cog, construct) http://t.co/LIhB7lb #plenk2010 2010-10-09T17:43:07

@WelshCloggy (Rita Kop) tweeted: Timely call for papers by ALT UK on Theory in Learning Technology http://bit.ly/bnCXNT. It coincides nicely with #PLENK2010. 2010-10-09T17:42:02

@WelshCloggy (Rita Kop) tweeted: Timely call for papers by ALT UK on Theory in Learning Technology http://bit.ly/bnCXNT. It coincidents nicely with #PLENK2010. 2010-10-09T17:40:26

@NicolaAvery (Nicola Avery) tweeted: Does anyone on #plenk2010 know anything about a triangle at the top of Kolb exp. learning cycle which is never talked about but exists? 2010-10-09T17:22:33

@arongas (Anne Rongas) tweeted: RT @helinur: to #PLENK2010 my last http://helistudies.edublogs.org/2010/10/09/learning-theories-and-technology/ in week 4, nothing new under the sky 2010-10-09T17:12:41

@helinur (Heli Nurmi) tweeted: to #PLENK2010 my last http://helistudies.edublogs.org/2010/10/09/learning-theories-and-technology/ in week 4, nothing new under the sky 2010-10-09T17:12:06

@pgsimoes (Paulo Simões) tweeted: Clean & quick RT @csantos: A new Flock? :) “@pgsimoes: #PLENK2010 -> My All in One - #Chromebased #PLE oriented tool http://t.co/ySl5Ovi” 2010-10-09T16:32:09

@csantos (Carlos Santos) tweeted: A new Flock? :) “@pgsimoes: #PLENK2010 -> My All in One - #Chromebased #PLE oriented tool http://t.co/ySl5Ovi” 2010-10-09T16:14:27

@pgsimoes (Paulo Simões) tweeted: #PLENK2010 -> My All in One - #Chromebased #PLE oriented tool http://t.co/ySl5Ovi 2010-10-09T16:07:02

@pgsimoes (Paulo Simões) tweeted: The #plenk2010 Daily is out - read this Twitter newspaper on http://bit.ly/brYP72 (22 contributions today) 2010-10-09T15:03:17

@pgsimoes (Paulo Simões) tweeted: #PLENK2010 - The Daily - October 7, 2010 http://amplify.com/u/c5um 2010-10-09T14:16:52

@cristinapaniago (Cristina Paniago) tweeted: How Finland Reached the top of educational http://neatoday.org/2010/10/07/how-finland-reached-the-top-of-the-educational-rankings/ #PLENK10 2010-10-09T14:08:38

@jcoleman2010 (Jennifer C) tweeted: RT @web20education: Google products who can be used in education #edtech20 #edchat #plenk2010 #vrt10... http://fb.me/Jp1G3kF7 2010-10-09T13:34:24

@jcoleman2010 (Jennifer C) tweeted: RT @web20education: FotoFlexer is the world's most advanced online digital photo editor. #edtech20 #edchat #plenk2010 #vrt10 #edchat... http://fb.me/JxQGRwyE 2010-10-09T13:34:03

@NicolaAvery (Nicola Avery) tweeted: @JGChesney, @suifaijohnmak #PLENK2010 thanks to both of you. Will come back about collaboration, separately (cont) http://tl.gd/6db8e2 2010-10-09T13:15:39


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