Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration

Mohsen Saadatmand

A space for discussing the issues of Social Media and Web 2.0 tools for promoting networked, open and social learning. [HTML] [XML] Last Updated: 2011-07-29T10:23:28.549+0

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MOOCS! (Massive Open Online Courses)
, Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration, Apr 10, 2011
-- PLEK12 (an open online course on personal learning environments) by Christopher Davis Sessums and Wendy Drexler from the University of Florida ended last week. I was able to be lurking in this course and couldn't be able to participate in all activities. I couldn't attend live sessions either because they were running at 2am (my time). Fortunately, all archive of Elluminate recordings are available for further access. -- CCK11 also just finished ... 2011-04-09T20:56:00.001+03:00 [Comment]

My pondering around connectivism!
, Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration, Apr 01, 2011
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Open Movement; Openness and Transparency in Education
, Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration, Mar 23, 2011
Week 9 of CCK11 was about openness and transparency. There are huge discussions and debates nowadays about open movement: open source, open content, open access, open educational resources (OER) and so on and especially what they can bring to our educational and learning practices. How all content and information could be freely accessible to all? Who pays for them? What are the roles of educational institutions in moving towards openness and are there any benefits ... 2011-03-23T18:38:00.002+02:00 [Comment]

CCK11's week six on PLEs & PLNs
, Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration, Mar 16, 2011
<div dir="ltr" style="text-align: left;" trbidi="on"><br /> <div class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-GB"><br /> </span></div><div class="MsoNormal"><span lang="EN-GB">The topic of week six of <a href="">CCK11</a> was about <a href="">personal learning environments and networks</a> which is very relevant to my research. The facilitators' live session on Elluminate ... 2011-03-01T14:59:00.002+02:00 [Comment]

Starting the year with two other MOOCs: CCK11 and LAK11 ! (Mohsen Saadatmand), Virtual Presence & Networked Collaboration, Jan 24, 2011
Inspired by positive perceptions from the last fall’s MOOCs,  I decided to participate in two open online courses this spring: "Connectivism and Connective Knowledge" (CCK11) By George Siemens and Stephen Downes and "Learning and Knowledge Analytics" (LAK11) by George Siemens and Dave Cormier.  #CCK11 started last week and will last for 10 more weeks until April 11th 2011. The weekly topics seem interesting and I would like to learn from them to widen my knowledge of ... 2011-01-24T15:20:00 [Comment]

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