NAACE Annual Strategic Conference 2010
                     Blackpool, March 2010




          Building a 
social learnin...
people
    students
    learners


         social learning environment
   connections
    community
 communication
   con...
people               formal
    students            structured
    learners


         social learning environment
   conn...
people               formal          course management system
    students            structured        virtual learning e...
managed environment
                                              tracking and monitoring learning
                       ...
people               formal           course management system
    students            structured         virtual learning...
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Functionality
Target audience
    Privacy
      Use
 Management
    Control




                  © C4LPT | Slide  8
Twitter is a very simple – and yet very powerful – tool
                 50m users worldwide



                          ...
Get started



You may want to have separate personal 
and professional accounts

You can protect your tweets – only peopl...
connections
    community
 communication
   conversation      Establish connections and build  your community by 
  collab...
connections       Write a tweet – up to 140 characters
    community
 communication
   conversation
  collaboration
      ...
connections
    community
 communication
                           Share a weblink
   conversation
  collaboration
      ...
connections
    community        Incorporate Twitter into presentation or learning
 communication
   conversation      Use...
connections
    community        Incorporate Twitter into presentation or learning
 communication
   conversation      Use...
This slide was used to display the 
           #jhnaace feed
      during the presentation
connections
    community        Twitter in the classroom/workshop
 communication
   conversation      For Pre‐, In‐ and P...
connections
    community        Synchronous learning
 communication
   conversation
   collaboration
       sharing 
keep...
connections
    community
 communication
   conversation
   collaboration
       sharing 
keeping up to date
 problem solv...
connections
    community
 communication
                     Micro‐learning
   conversation
   collaboration
       shari...
connections
    community
 communication
   conversation
   collaboration
       sharing 
keeping up to date
 problem solv...
connections
    community
 communication
                     Live streaming
   conversation
   collaboration
       shari...
connections
    community
 communication
                     Twitter polls to capture feedback
   conversation
   collabo...
connections
    community
 communication
                     Private, Twitter group
   conversation
   collaboration
    ...
Twitter has over 400 million users worldwide
If Facebook were a country it would be the world’s 4th 
    largest between t...
Get started by opening an account



You may want to have separate personal and 
professional accounts or use Facebook in ...
connections       On a personal page  you establish connections and build  
    community
                     your commun...
connections
    community        On a professional (fan) page, Facebook members 
 communication       become fans of the p...
connections      Another fan page
    community
 communication
   conversation
   collaboration
       sharing 
keeping up...
connections      You can set up an  open, closed or secret Facebook group 
    community        for specific activities.  ...
connections       In each case, you update the status on your wall 
    community
 communication
   conversation
  collabo...
connections       You can easily share a link, photo, video or event
    community
                     Videos will play o...
connections
    community        You can also  set up discussion topics or events in the 
 communication       different t...
connections
    community        Facebook also has a large number of applications to add 
 communication       extra funct...
Over 1 million Ning communities have been set up on the 
                   Ning social platform

 Easy to set up an open ...
A Ning network has the familiar networking functionality …

       Profile page                    Sub‐groups
includes blo...
You can also create pages which others can comment on.




                                                         © C4LP...
Open source social engine to create a social environment.
Fully customisable and configurable using core and 3rd party 
  ...
An Elgg‐powered social network can include the familiar networking functionality 
but also provides access to a range of s...
.. which can also be used with groups (open, closed) – which any member can set 
up




                                  ...
© C4LPT | Slide  41
© C4LPT | Slide  42
Which SLE is right for you will depend on many 
different factors




                                          Functional...
Building a 
             social learning environment
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  1. 1. NAACE Annual Strategic Conference 2010 Blackpool, March 2010 Building a  social learning environment Jane Hart Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies 17 March 2010 Presentation hashtag: #jhnaace © C4LPT | Slide  1
  2. 2. people students learners social learning environment connections community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  2
  3. 3. people formal students structured learners social learning environment connections informal community personal directed communication group  directed conversation intra‐organisational collaboration accidental/ sharing  serendipitous keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  3
  4. 4. people formal course management system students structured virtual learning environment learners course space social learning environment connections informal personal learning environment community personal‐directed group spaces communication group ‐directed enterprise social environment conversation intra‐organisational collaboration accidental‐ sharing  serendipitous keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  4
  5. 5. managed environment tracking and monitoring learning LEARNER CONTROL people formal course management system students structured virtual learning environment learners course space social learning environment connections informal personal learning environment community personal ‐directed group spaces communication group ‐directed enterprise social environment conversation intra‐organisational collaboration accidental‐ sharing  serendipitous keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  5
  6. 6. people formal course management system students structured virtual learning environment learners course space social learning environment connections informal  personal learning environment community personal‐ directed group spaces communication group‐directed enterprise social environment conversation intra‐organisational collaboration accidental‐ sharing  serendipitous keeping up to date problem solving open environment supporting and enabling learning LEARNER AUTONOMY © C4LPT | Slide  6
  7. 7. © C4LPT | Slide  7
  8. 8. Functionality Target audience Privacy Use Management Control © C4LPT | Slide  8
  9. 9. Twitter is a very simple – and yet very powerful – tool 50m users worldwide © C4LPT | Slide  9
  10. 10. Get started You may want to have separate personal  and professional accounts You can protect your tweets – only people  you allow to follow you will see them
  11. 11. connections community communication conversation Establish connections and build  your community by  collaboration following people sharing  keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  11
  12. 12. connections Write a tweet – up to 140 characters community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving Ask questions Reply to someone or send them a message  ‐ @ To send a private message to one of your followers ‐ D Re‐tweet someone’s tweet ‐ RT © C4LPT | Slide  12
  13. 13. connections community communication Share a weblink conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving Shorten link to save space Share photos, music, videos, docs, etc © C4LPT | Slide  13
  14. 14. connections community Incorporate Twitter into presentation or learning communication conversation Use a backchannel ‐ a hashtag ‐ # collaboration sharing  NAACE conference backchannel is #naace keeping up to date problem solving I’ve been auto‐tweeting using #jhnaace social learning © C4LPT | Slide  14
  15. 15. connections community Incorporate Twitter into presentation or learning communication conversation Use a backchannel ‐ a hashtag ‐ # collaboration sharing  NAACE conference backchannel is #naace keeping up to date problem solving I’ve been auto‐tweeting using #naacejh social learning Who’s attending this session? #jhnaace I’m using the SAPWeb2.0 Twitter tools to auto‐ tweet, view feedback. © C4LPT | Slide  15
  16. 16. This slide was used to display the  #jhnaace feed during the presentation
  17. 17. connections community Twitter in the classroom/workshop communication conversation For Pre‐, In‐ and Post‐class use collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  17
  18. 18. connections community Synchronous learning communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning #lrnchat is an online chat over the social  messaging service Twitter that now happens twice every Thursday: first at 4:30‐6pm GMT (11:30am‐ 1pm ET) and then again at 8:30‐10pm ET/5:30‐ 7pm PST (1:30am‐3:00am GMT).  © C4LPT | Slide  18
  19. 19. connections community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  19
  20. 20. connections community communication Micro‐learning conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date “Microlearning deals with relatively small learning units  problem solving and short‐term learning activities.”  Wikipedia social learning A fact + a link Or even a quiz © C4LPT | Slide  20
  21. 21. connections community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  21
  22. 22. connections community communication Live streaming conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  22
  23. 23. connections community communication Twitter polls to capture feedback conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  23
  24. 24. connections community communication Private, Twitter group conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  24
  25. 25. Twitter has over 400 million users worldwide If Facebook were a country it would be the world’s 4th  largest between the United States and Indonesia © C4LPT | Slide  25
  26. 26. Get started by opening an account You may want to have separate personal and  professional accounts or use Facebook in different  ways © C4LPT | Slide  26
  27. 27. connections On a personal page  you establish connections and build   community your community by becoming friends with people – this  communication conversation is a reciprocal relationship. collaboration sharing  You  will need to ensure your privacy settings are as you  keeping up to date want them – i.e. what information they see about you. problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  27
  28. 28. connections community On a professional (fan) page, Facebook members  communication become fans of the page – there is no reciprocal  conversation relationship. collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  28
  29. 29. connections Another fan page community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  29
  30. 30. connections You can set up an  open, closed or secret Facebook group  community for specific activities.  You can manage who joins. communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning © C4LPT | Slide  30
  31. 31. connections In each case, you update the status on your wall  community communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving Others can comment on someone’s update, and  this is displayed underneath the update. © C4LPT | Slide  31
  32. 32. connections You can easily share a link, photo, video or event community Videos will play on the page. communication conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving © C4LPT | Slide  32
  33. 33. connections community You can also  set up discussion topics or events in the  communication different tabs. conversation collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving social learning There’s also internal messaging and live chat. © C4LPT | Slide  33
  34. 34. connections community Facebook also has a large number of applications to add  communication extra functionality for both the teacher/trainer and the  conversation student/learner collaboration sharing  keeping up to date problem solving Slideshare – import your existing  social learning slides into Facebook Courses – add your courses and  activities Webinaria – record a screencast Poll – to capture feedback © C4LPT | Slide  34
  35. 35. Over 1 million Ning communities have been set up on the  Ning social platform Easy to set up an open or closed community and add the  functionality that you require, and the “look and feel” that  you want.   Easy to manage. © C4LPT | Slide  35
  36. 36. A Ning network has the familiar networking functionality … Profile page Sub‐groups includes blog, file sharing Members list Discussion Chat © C4LPT | Slide  36
  37. 37. You can also create pages which others can comment on. © C4LPT | Slide  37
  38. 38. Open source social engine to create a social environment. Fully customisable and configurable using core and 3rd party  plugins. Provides an open infrastructure © C4LPT | Slide  38
  39. 39. An Elgg‐powered social network can include the familiar networking functionality  but also provides access to a range of social media tools for personal use … © C4LPT | Slide  39
  40. 40. .. which can also be used with groups (open, closed) – which any member can set  up © C4LPT | Slide  40
  41. 41. © C4LPT | Slide  41
  42. 42. © C4LPT | Slide  42
  43. 43. Which SLE is right for you will depend on many  different factors Functionality Target audience Privacy Use Management Control Which of these 4 platforms would you like to use as a  SLE? ?  http://poll.fm/1phzv  © C4LPT | Slide  43
  44. 44. Building a  social learning environment Resources Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies : www.c4lpt.co.uk Social Media & Learning Handbook : www.c4lpt.co.uk/handbook How to use Twitter for Social Learning : www.c4lpt.co.uk/140Learning/twitter.html How to use Facebook for Social Learning: www.c4lpt.co.uk/140Learning/facebook.html Jane Hart Twitter : www.twitter.com/c4lpt Facebook : www.facebook.com/c4lpt Email: jane.hart@c4lpt.co.uk © C4LPT | Slide  44

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