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

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Social Media Learning

  1. 1. Social Media 4 Learning<br />By<br />Dr.Ms.KumudaGururao<br />Consultant to Education & Corporate Sectors<br /><br />
  2. 2. What is Web 2.0?<br />
  3. 3. The term "Web 2.0" is commonly associated with web applications that facilitate <br /><ul><li> interactive information sharing
  4. 4. interoperability,
  5. 5. user-centered ...
  6. 6. innovation through collaborative</li></li></ul><li>How can you use web 2.0 to enhance learning?<br />(suggest web 2.0 based tools) <br />
  7. 7. You can use following tools to enhance learning.<br /><ul><li> Google Docs
  8. 8. Social networks such as Elgg
  9. 9. Blog,
  10. 10. Wikis
  11. 11. Social Media Tools such as Twitter, Facebook</li></ul>I shall introduce web 2.0 based, os software Elgg<br />
  12. 12. What is Elgg?<br />It is web 2.0 based, open source, social networking application.<br />
  13. 13. Characteristics of Web 2.0<br />
  14. 14. What can be achieved using Elgg?<br />
  15. 15. Where can SML be used?<br />SML can be used in following cases<br /><ul><li> Higher Educational Institutions
  16. 16. Training Institutes
  17. 17. Corporate Sectors as KM</li></li></ul><li>What can be achieved using Elgg?<br />Each and every participant in the SML Application can <br /> <br /><ul><li> Share files
  18. 18. Can maintain a blog
  19. 19. Can add members
  20. 20. Can form members into groups
  21. 21. Can add pages providing information related to curriculum
  22. 22. Add wire posts of 140 characters and send them to all or certain groups of members</li></ul> <br />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.<br />
  23. 23. What are the uses of SML (Elgg) in Education?<br />Hence SML Application can be utilized for implementing<br /> <br />Project work<br />Giving and monitoring assignments<br />Complimenting daily work by sharing important links<br />To make important announcements<br />
  24. 24.  <br />Pre-requisites<br /> <br />Knowledge of Twitter Grammar for Usage and Blog Writing<br />
  25. 25. Institutes Using Elgg?<br />Aalborg University<br />Aurora's technological and research institute<br />Athabasca University<br />Athabasca University :: Canada<br />BCcampus :: Canada<br />Bremen Red cross :: Germany<br />Berkeley University<br />Clarkstown Central School District New York City<br />Cégep@distance<br />CHN University :: Netherlands<br />ConnectingUEL - University of East London, England<br />Co-Operative Medical College, Cochin, Kerala<br />CVU Sønderjylland :: Denmark<br />Duke Corporate Education :: USA<br />Earlham College<br />Eifel :: France<br />Faculty of Education, University of Sevilla<br />France Telecom R&D :: France<br />Graz University of Technology<br />
  26. 26. Institutes Using Elgg?<br />Harvard University<br />Hogeschool Leiden<br />ICT4D Consortium at Royal Holloway, University of London<br />Institute for Technology and Management (Management students)Institute for technology and management Institute for technology and management Ins-India <br />Institution Universitaria Colombo Americano :: Columbia<br />Kingston University<br />KeyPal, a Socrates, Grundtvig programme :: Europe wide- KompetenceCenterDjursland :: Denmark<br />Leeds Elgg - University of Leeds, England<br />London South Bank University<br />Me2U - Athabasca University, Canada<br />National University of Ireland, Galway<br />Oregon State University<br />Open University of the Netherlands<br />Royal Roads University :: CanadaRed River College :: Canada<br />Redhill School<br />RMIT University :: Australia<br />
  27. 27. Institutes Using Elgg?<br />Stanford University<br />Staffordshire University<br />St Ives School, Haslemere :: England<br />Singularity University<br />Saugus school district<br />The University of Brighton<br />University of British Columbia :: Canada<br />The University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill<br />The University of Northampton<br />Tufts University<br />UNC Chapel Hill<br />Universitéd'Auvergne<br />University of Calgary, Grid Research Centre<br />University of Cambridge, Department of Earth Sciences<br />University of East London<br />University of Exeter, School of Education<br />UHI - University of the Highlands and Islands<br />Universite Lille1<br />Université Montpellier 1<br />University of Melbourne<br />University of Nebraska-Lincoln<br />
  28. 28. Institutes Using Elgg<br />Université Paris-Sud 11<br />Université Paris Descartes - Paris V<br />Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7<br />University of Reading<br />University Ramon Llull :: Spain<br />University of Stirling<br />University of Salford<br />University of Southern California :: USA<br />University of Szeged<br />University of Saarland :: Germany<br />Hyper-Elgg - University of Tampere, Finland<br />University of Westminster<br />University of Wollongong<br />Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University<br />Wiley Faculty network<br />
  29. 29. Institutes Using Elgg<br />Professional Organizations<br />Institute of Physics - community to support UK Physics teachers<br />Primary School Teaching - community for primary school teachers<br />RIBA Kowledge Communities -  online support for architects and other professionals in the industry<br />Wiley Faculty Network - global community of faculty, connected by a passion for teaching and a drive to learn, share, and collaborate.<br />Businesses<br />SoLearn - Social Learning Environment for learning professionals to find out more about social media in learning <br />
  30. 30. Institutes Using Elgg<br />Non-profits<br />World Wild Life Fund<br />learn2perform - for internal social learning<br />One Planet Community - to deliver and support their external sustainability programme<br />Source <br /><br /><br /> <br />
  31. 31. Advantages of opting for Elgg – <br /><ul><li>Highly scalable,
  32. 32. Can be customized (template etc)
  33. 33. Being an OS latest updates will be available
  34. 34. Team of Researchers will be available to listen to your requirements</li></li></ul><li>Screenshot of Elgg - 1<br />
  35. 35. Screenshot of Elgg - 2<br />
  36. 36. Screenshot of Elgg - 3<br />
  37. 37. Thank You<br />By<br />Dr.Ms.KumudaGururao<br />Consultant to Education & Corporate Sectors<br /><br />