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Social Media Learning

Social Media Learning



Social Media Learning explained through Elgg, an open source, web 2.0 based application.

Social Media Learning explained through Elgg, an open source, web 2.0 based application.



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    • Social Media 4 Learning
      Consultant to Education & Corporate Sectors
    • What is Web 2.0?
    • The term "Web 2.0" is commonly associated with web applications that facilitate
      • interactive information sharing
      • interoperability,
      • user-centered ...
      • innovation through collaborative worken.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_2.0
    • How can you use web 2.0 to enhance learning?
      (suggest web 2.0 based tools)
    • You can use following tools to enhance learning.
      • Google Docs
      • Social networks such as Elgg
      • Blog,
      • Wikis
      • Social Media Tools such as Twitter, Facebook
      I shall introduce web 2.0 based, os software Elgg
    • What is Elgg?
      It is web 2.0 based, open source, social networking application.
    • Characteristics of Web 2.0
    • What can be achieved using Elgg?
    • Where can SML be used?
      SML can be used in following cases
      • Higher Educational Institutions
      • Training Institutes
      • Corporate Sectors as KM
    • What can be achieved using Elgg?
      Each and every participant in the SML Application can
      • Share files
      • Can maintain a blog
      • Can add members
      • Can form members into groups
      • Can add pages providing information related to curriculum
      • Add wire posts of 140 characters and send them to all or certain groups of members
      At each and every stage, control can be exercised as to who should be added in SML, who must be included in a group and whether you can go public or not.
    • What are the uses of SML (Elgg) in Education?
      Hence SML Application can be utilized for implementing
      Project work
      Giving and monitoring assignments
      Complimenting daily work by sharing important links
      To make important announcements
      Knowledge of Twitter Grammar for Usage and Blog Writing
    • Institutes Using Elgg?
      Aalborg University
      Aurora's technological and research institute
      Athabasca University
      Athabasca University :: Canada
      BCcampus :: Canada
      Bremen Red cross :: Germany
      Berkeley University
      Clarkstown Central School District New York City
      CHN University :: Netherlands
      ConnectingUEL - University of East London, England
      Co-Operative Medical College, Cochin, Kerala
      CVU Sønderjylland :: Denmark
      Duke Corporate Education :: USA
      Earlham College
      Eifel :: France
      Faculty of Education, University of Sevilla
      France Telecom R&D :: France
      Graz University of Technology
    • Institutes Using Elgg?
      Harvard University
      Hogeschool Leiden
      ICT4D Consortium at Royal Holloway, University of London
      Institute for Technology and Management (Management students)Institute for technology and management Institute for technology and management Ins-India
      Institution Universitaria Colombo Americano :: Columbia
      Kingston University
      KeyPal, a Socrates, Grundtvig programme :: Europe wide- KompetenceCenterDjursland :: Denmark
      Leeds Elgg - University of Leeds, England
      London South Bank University
      Me2U - Athabasca University, Canada
      National University of Ireland, Galway
      Oregon State University
      Open University of the Netherlands
      Royal Roads University :: CanadaRed River College :: Canada
      Redhill School
      RMIT University :: Australia
    • Institutes Using Elgg?
      Stanford University
      Staffordshire University
      St Ives School, Haslemere :: England
      Singularity University
      Saugus school district
      The University of Brighton
      University of British Columbia :: Canada
      The University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill
      The University of Northampton
      Tufts University
      UNC Chapel Hill
      University of Calgary, Grid Research Centre
      University of Cambridge, Department of Earth Sciences
      University of East London
      University of Exeter, School of Education
      UHI - University of the Highlands and Islands
      Universite Lille1
      Université Montpellier 1
      University of Melbourne
      University of Nebraska-Lincoln
    • Institutes Using Elgg
      Université Paris-Sud 11
      Université Paris Descartes - Paris V
      Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7
      University of Reading
      University Ramon Llull :: Spain
      University of Stirling
      University of Salford
      University of Southern California :: USA
      University of Szeged
      University of Saarland :: Germany
      Hyper-Elgg - University of Tampere, Finland
      University of Westminster
      University of Wollongong
      Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University
      Wiley Faculty network
    • Institutes Using Elgg
      Professional Organizations
      Institute of Physics - community to support UK Physics teachers
      Primary School Teaching - community for primary school teachers
      RIBA Kowledge Communities -  online support for architects and other professionals in the industry
      Wiley Faculty Network - global community of faculty, connected by a passion for teaching and a drive to learn, share, and collaborate.
      SoLearn - Social Learning Environment for learning professionals to find out more about social media in learning
    • Institutes Using Elgg
      World Wild Life Fund
      learn2perform - for internal social learning
      One Planet Community - to deliver and support their external sustainability programme
    • Advantages of opting for Elgg –
      • Highly scalable,
      • Can be customized (template etc)
      • Being an OS latest updates will be available
      • Team of Researchers will be available to listen to your requirements
    • Screenshot of Elgg - 1
    • Screenshot of Elgg - 2
    • Screenshot of Elgg - 3
    • Thank You
      Consultant to Education & Corporate Sectors