Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Social Learning: with our community
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Introducing the official SlideShare app

Stunning, full-screen experience for iPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Social Learning: with our community

731
views

Published on

Presented on 4/24/09 at the Montana library Association.

Presented on 4/24/09 at the Montana library Association.

Published in: Education, Technology

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
731
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • Thank you so much for having me here today. This is my first trip to Montana and I have loved being here yesterday and today – learning more about Montana libraries and especially about the new strides the state library is taking to review and support continuing education for MT librarians – very exciting and I’ve enjoyed hearing about those new plans – as well as I’ve been very inspired by everyone I’ve met and talked to since I’ve been here – such a strong interest in learning and sharing – maybe because resources are scarce and there’s even more opportunity to collaborate and help each other along.
  • Transcript

    • 1. social > learning > Montana Library Association | April 2009 with our community
    • 2.  
    • 3.  
    • 4.  
    • 5.  
    • 6.  
    • 7. “ Life is easier in a community blessed with a substantial stock of social capital. In the first place, networks of civic engagement foster sturdy norms of generalized reciprocity and encourage the emergence of social trust . Such networks facilitate coordination and communication , amplify reputations , and thus allow dilemmas of collective action to be resolved. When economic and political negotiation is embedded in dense networks of social interaction , incentives for opportunism are reduced … [they] broaden the participants‘ sense of self, developing ‘I’ into ‘we’ … ”
    • 8.  
    • 9.  
    • 10.  
    • 11.  
    • 12.  
    • 13.  
    • 14. “ we are building community daily in a manner we never would have imagined a year ago ” -Teen Services Librarian Seattle Public Library
    • 15.  
    • 16.  
    • 17. build an online community where library staff would support each other around public access computing
    • 18.  
    • 19. technology e-learning training sustainability support personalization peers timely networks advocacy programs patrons funding volunteers staff access communities friends
    • 20.  
    • 21.  
    • 22.  
    • 23.  
    • 24.  
    • 25.  
    • 26.  
    • 27.  
    • 28.  
    • 29.  
    • 30. people + training + resources all in one place
    • 31. by & for the library staff who spend their time there
    • 32. What was your greatest achievement last year? Adding Netlibrary (e-books) Staying sane! Keeping the internet running for the patrons. I've been able to encourage use of our library by our Spanish speaking patrons. 
        • We implemented public classes to teach computer use .
        • I am the new director of my library.
        • Completing the Capstone Synchronous Training program
    • 33. behind the scenes WebJunction.org
    • 34. 1. secret hand signal
    • 35. 2. family drinking song
    • 36. 3. karaoke
    • 37. funders
    • 38. parents
    • 39.  
    • 40.  
    • 41. what is a learning org? a group of people who are continually enhancing their capabilities to create what they want to create
    • 42. what is social learning? Human knowing is fundamentally a social act. This simple observation has profound implications for the way we think of and attempt to support learning.
    • 43.  
    • 44. Blogs Wikis Podcasts Mashups Social Networks RSS
    • 45.  
    • 46.  
    • 47.  
    • 48.  
    • 49.  
    • 50.  
    • 51.  
    • 52.  
    • 53.  
    • 54.  
    • 55.
      • courses + community
      learning community
    • 56. + Online + Face-to-Face
    • 57. Synchronous + Asynchronous
    • 58. Completely Asynchronous yet multiple ways to interact
    • 59. Updates recent activities in your network Bookmarks My Account courses affiliations profile Friends Groups My WebJunction allows you to keep track of activities, interests, courses and contributions.
    • 60. Public Profile
    • 61. Contribute your own content Insert text Upload documents, media, and images
    • 62.  
    • 63. New Catalog
    • 64. Competencies create learning paths
    • 65. Connect around courses
    • 66. Create and join groups Quickly create new sections around the topics and events you care about, without help from site admins.
    • 67.  
    • 68. The “Central” Site:
    • 69. Our vision is to be the place where the worldwide library profession gathers to build the knowledge, skills and support we need to power vibrant, relevant libraries. 
    • 70. Our mission is to bridge the barriers to learning by providing open, affordable, online learning communities. Our members take courses, attend events, share knowledge, and network with others – all in an environment that fosters collaboration and mutual support.
    • 71.  
    • 72.
      • From: King,Tim Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2008 3:08 AM To: WJ team Subject: ALA Team Blogging and other "social" efforts
      • Hello ALA (physical or virtual) Attendees: It's time to get your WebJunction/ALA/Social-Community Freak ON !
      • A few important points:
        • A Blog account is your passport to fame .
        • Images make your blog post at least 3.6x better!
        • A full Flickr Set makes us all look so much smarter.
        • Using Twitter doesn't mean you lack friends in the physical world .
        • Video is the new photo.
        • The Library 2.0 Café Virtual Session will RULE .
        • A Staff Photo-op can immortalize the boas forever.
      • -Tim
    • 73.  
    • 74.  
    • 75.  
    • 76. what makes our learning community? Courses Classroom Classmates Conversation Materials Betha Linda Patricia Sheila Mary Beth Kathy Laura Stephen Dawn Richard Mags Ranita
    • 77.  
    • 78.  
    • 79.  
    • 80.  
    • 81. ?
    • 82. Our vision is to be the place where the worldwide library profession gathers to build the knowledge, skills and support we need to power vibrant, relevant libraries . 
    • 83. what is a library? Stuff Place Support Interaction Values
    • 84. stuff is ubiquitous
    • 85. humans are social
    • 86. the classroom is everywhere
    • 87. peers are experts
    • 88. values make the difference
    • 89. Chrystie Hill | itgirl Please find and friend me on WebJunction.org Send feedback at http://librariesbuildcommunities.org