Category Archives: Learning network

Ad-hoc Transient Communities – Towards Fostering Knowledge sharing in Learning Networks

Read (Download – at Viewer, change View) To enhance users’ social embedding within learning networks, we propose to establish ad-hoc transient communities. These communities serve a particular goal, exist for a limited period of time and operate according to specific … Continue reading

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Discussions on Learning in Online Networks and Communities

Read This report brings together the main messages from a workshop held to validate the results of a study on ‘Innovations in new ICT-facilitated Learning Communities’. A large and an increasing number of people live in an environment where informal … Continue reading

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What makes a Network a Learning Network?

Learning networks are a complex interaction between structures and activities. Each of  the key features has a role to play and, like any complex system, the ways in which they combine and interact are innumerable and cannot be predicted in … Continue reading

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Compendium of ICT in Education Networks

Read   This compendium of networks in the field of ICT in education aims at providing stakeholders with a reference, to encourage international and global exchanges and knowledge sharing between organisations sharing similar missions. It identifies the networks active in … Continue reading

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The Riddle of Online Resonance

Read   This discussion paper explores the nature of online connectivity and, in particular, seeks to better understand how online connections are made in the very first instance of contact.  There has been plenty of research on how to develop … Continue reading

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June Holley and The Art of Being Rhizomatic (The Practice of Network Weaving)

June urged us not to think narrowly about Network Weaving as a specific job description, but rather as a role. “You don’t hire someone to be a network weaver. You want someone who is open to learning and a good … Continue reading

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HOLD THE FRONT PAGE – PLE’s need Teachers

Call it a PLE if you like, to me it is connectivist learning. Other terms that i can identify with are Dave Cormier’s ‘Community as Curriculum‘ approach and Wendy Drexler’s elucidation of Networked learning in the ‘Networked student model‘ (video) … Continue reading

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Connectivist Learning and Teaching

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How to be successful in a MOOC

davecormier | September 11, 2010 This is a video draft from 9 points of notes to get our video process started. Comments here will impact version 2.

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Personal Learning Networks for Educators

skipvia | June 10, 2010 Why educators should consider creating and participating in a personal learning network.

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