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How to use  MICROBLOGGING  in Education Carmen Holotescu  Gabriela Grosseck University Politehnica/ Timsoft  West Universi...
<ul><li>Let’s know each other </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A short introduction in Social Learning  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wh...
Let’s know each other
SOCIAL LEARNING A short introduction
RSS/blogs-2004, podcast–2005, vlog–2006, video–2007 microblogging-2008-2010, augmented reality location based applications...
Enhancing teaching & learning using Web2.0 technologies from Handbook of Emerging Technologies in Education George Siemens...
Welcome to …  your   space <ul><li>Which 5 web 2.0 applications do you appreciate and use most? </li></ul><ul><li>Tweet   ...
http://personas.media.mit.edu/
INTRODUCTION TO MICROBLOGGING What  is it?  And  why  should   I care?
A collaborative definition of microblogging generated by oamos.com embedded  in the note at  cirip.ro/status/1645201
Microblogging is a  new  form of blogging , with brief text updates of  140   characters, via Web, SMS, email, IM or 3rd p...
Microblogging is a collaborative technology photo:  http://media2.lelombrik.net/13501-14000/13845.jpg
Diagrammr at  diagrammr.com/edit?key=dy4NKMc8XsZ  embedded  in the note at  cirip.ro/status/1644841
photo:  http://www.heikkironkko.com/images/yolehti_jaiku.jpg Microblogging platforms used in education
Mar 2006 Oct 2007 Jan 2008 Jul 2008 Dec 2007 Mar 2008  Overview of the Microsphere Timeline Sep 2008 4 platforms in Tops 1...
How  microblogging tools work <ul><li>Create an account and sign in </li></ul><ul><li>Search for other people to follow </...
MICROBLOGGING PLATFORMS
<ul><li>The most popular microblogging system </li></ul><ul><li>Launched in July, 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>Robust, elegant a...
Twitter Educational uses: Classroom community Collaboration  Project Management Assessing opinion Conference / research  V...
A video clip about twitter at  dotsub.com  embedded  in the note at  cirip.ro/status/1644958
<ul><li>a private microblogging platform for teachers and students to share ideas, files, events and assignments </li></ul...
a social journal for your life;  a right-to-left scrolling   “timeline” photo:  http://friendfeed.com/robingood   „   My P...
only 10 minutes to setup the own microblogging network useful for those devoted to a particular niche a customizable and e...
<ul><li>an open source implementation of a distributed microblogging platform,  CreativeCommons framework  </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>business oriented  </li></ul><ul><li>used in a single organisation </li></ul><ul><li>attachment links, images, fil...
<ul><li>more than 140 characters </li></ul><ul><li>c ommenting and &quot;like&quot; system </li></ul><ul><li>r oom   /  g ...
<ul><li>a micro-update communications for companies that gives employees the ability to: </li></ul><ul><li>instantly commu...
brainstorming ideas – please add your thoughts Scribd paper: Can we use Twitter for educational activities? HOW MICROBLOGG...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/pandemia/354115976/sizes/l/   Classroom community Collaboration  Project Management Assessing...
distr acting  time -consuming  rude ad dictive  no  social educational  value  bad grammar  skills  privacy  spam   meanin...
What ‘s your attitude toward microblogging? <ul><li>Use a single word and write it down or tweet it  #co11 </li></ul><ul><...
A slideshare presentation about collaboration on microblogging, embedded in the note at  cirip.ro/status/1610057
A photopeach presentation for microblogging metaphors, embedded in the note at  cirip.ro/status/874542
- 20000 users - interface in Romanian, English, German - Finalist at Seedcamp Zagreb, Jan 2010 - In Top 100 Tools for Lear...
Facilities  Cirip.eu (1) <ul><li>public and private groups  </li></ul><ul><li>(courses, internal training,  </li></ul><ul>...
Facilities  Cirip.eu (2) multimedia  objects embedded in messages (communication flow, create/recreate, open to OERs):  - ...
Who are you? Use multimedia object to describe yourself  - blip.fm, deezer, youtube, vimeo - etc.
information and knowledge management courses enhancement delivering entire online courses learning from the stream collabo...
 
<ul><li>An online course about microblogging platforms </li></ul><ul><li>Research: </li></ul><ul><li>integrate microbloggi...
Course elements: announcements modules - LOM/SCORM objects collaborative exercises  learning from the stream multimedia me...
Mobile learning features <ul><li>localize and join mobile groups  </li></ul><ul><li>access content and open educational re...
Mindmap at  mindmeister.com/maps/show_public/29895908  embedded  in the note at  cirip.ro/status/1629920   Cirip as social...
Training for companies, private groups for internal communication, best cases sharing  (message at  http://www.cirip.ro/st...
Indicators : (mindmeister.com) Popularity Influence Coagulation index Exposure index Geographical distribution Temporal di...
WCES 2009, 4-7 Feb., North Cyprus University WHAT  do our students NEED?
Workshop group:  cirip.ro/grup/co11
Carmen Holotescu cirip.ro/u/cami13 twitter.com/cami13 Gabriela Grosseck cirip.ro/u/gabriela twitter.com/ggrosseck Workshop...
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Microblogging in Education

  1. How to use MICROBLOGGING in Education Carmen Holotescu Gabriela Grosseck University Politehnica/ Timsoft West University Timisoara, Romania CO11 http://cirip.ro/grup/co11 Connecting Online 2011 http://connecting-online.ning.com
  2. <ul><li>Let’s know each other </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A short introduction in Social Learning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What is microblogging? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Overview of the microsphere . </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>General uses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Discover microblogging </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>through Cirip.eu </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational uses of microblogging </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What does the future look like? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Microblogging Reflections </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Where do we learn more? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Workshop group : cirip.ro/grup/co11 </li></ul>
  3. Let’s know each other
  4. SOCIAL LEARNING A short introduction
  5. RSS/blogs-2004, podcast–2005, vlog–2006, video–2007 microblogging-2008-2010, augmented reality location based applications - 2010 Web2.0 / social networks have great impact in collaborative / social learning ( eLearning2.0 )
  6. Enhancing teaching & learning using Web2.0 technologies from Handbook of Emerging Technologies in Education George Siemens, Peter Tittenberg (pg.34) ltc.umanitoba.ca/wikis/etl
  7. Welcome to … your space <ul><li>Which 5 web 2.0 applications do you appreciate and use most? </li></ul><ul><li>Tweet #co11 </li></ul><ul><li>Compare your a-list with </li></ul><ul><li>Top 100 Tools for Learning 2010 </li></ul>
  8. http://personas.media.mit.edu/
  9. INTRODUCTION TO MICROBLOGGING What is it? And why should I care?
  10. A collaborative definition of microblogging generated by oamos.com embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/1645201
  11. Microblogging is a new form of blogging , with brief text updates of 140 characters, via Web, SMS, email, IM or 3rd party applications, which allows real-time interactions between users.
  12. Microblogging is a collaborative technology photo: http://media2.lelombrik.net/13501-14000/13845.jpg
  13. Diagrammr at diagrammr.com/edit?key=dy4NKMc8XsZ embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/1644841
  14. photo: http://www.heikkironkko.com/images/yolehti_jaiku.jpg Microblogging platforms used in education
  15. Mar 2006 Oct 2007 Jan 2008 Jul 2008 Dec 2007 Mar 2008 Overview of the Microsphere Timeline Sep 2008 4 platforms in Tops 100 Tools for Leaning 2009/2010: Twitter, Cirip, Yammer, Edmodo Elizabeth Koh, An overview of microblogging, http://www.slideshare.net/elizabethkoh/an-overview-of-microblogging , slide 16
  16. How microblogging tools work <ul><li>Create an account and sign in </li></ul><ul><li>Search for other people to follow </li></ul><ul><li>(Other people are doing the same for you) </li></ul><ul><li>3. Read other peoples’ updates </li></ul><ul><li>4. Enter an update yourself </li></ul><ul><li>5. Go back to steps 3 and 4! </li></ul>
  17. MICROBLOGGING PLATFORMS
  18. <ul><li>The most popular microblogging system </li></ul><ul><li>Launched in July, 2006 </li></ul><ul><li>Robust, elegant and simple </li></ul><ul><li>More than 200 million users </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous mash-ups </li></ul>Social networking in 140 characters twitter http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124372363@N01/2417123304/sizes/o
  19. Twitter Educational uses: Classroom community Collaboration Project Management Assessing opinion Conference / research Virtual classroom Learning experiences Personal Learning Network Reference services
  20. A video clip about twitter at dotsub.com embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/1644958
  21. <ul><li>a private microblogging platform for teachers and students to share ideas, files, events and assignments </li></ul><ul><li>features: Store and Share Files , Privacy Controls , Public Timeline (RSS) , Notifications (SMS) , Class Calendar , Assignments & Grades, Share Links and Embeds , Subscribe to Feeds </li></ul><ul><li>similar LMS </li></ul>„ Edmodo could be used for a wide variety of tasks and lessons. […] It could also be a forum for open discussion in an online course setting. In a one-to-one computing environment you could post a story starter and have each student add a sentence or paragraph to create a collaboratively written story. ” Richard Byrne photo: http://www.edmodo.com/public/
  22. a social journal for your life; a right-to-left scrolling “timeline” photo: http://friendfeed.com/robingood „ My Plurkline, for me, is a broadcast medium -I want to put a message out there and share some information and to do that I need to keep the line clear for people to read and respond to. I'm not looking to gather information from other people there (have so many other places where I already do that). ” Nick Peackey Nick Peackey
  23. only 10 minutes to setup the own microblogging network useful for those devoted to a particular niche a customizable and easy-to-use community space sharing photos, files, links, locations and much more through a well known microblogging interface Steve Dembo photo: http://teach42.shoutem.com/ „ We’ve all known it was coming, it was just a matter of time. Well, it has finally arrived and I’m thrilled to say that it was worth the wait. ShoutEm is a create-your-own-Twitter platform that works just as easily as Ning does. Steve Dembo
  24. <ul><li>an open source implementation of a distributed microblogging platform, CreativeCommons framework </li></ul><ul><li>full control of your data, meaning if you want to migrate to another service you can take it with you </li></ul><ul><li>allows you to post 140 characters messages </li></ul><ul><li>login with your OpenID </li></ul><ul><li>SMS updates and notifications </li></ul><ul><li>groups </li></ul>„ Discussing and proposing pedagogical approachs for education within the paradigm and assistance of Web2.0. ” http://identi.ca/group/w2e http://identi.ca/group/w2e
  25. <ul><li>business oriented </li></ul><ul><li>used in a single organisation </li></ul><ul><li>attachment links, images, files </li></ul><ul><li>potential for schools </li></ul>photo: https://www.yammer.com/about/screenshots „ But I can see the potential for, say, a school . Certainly in the UK, [….] it would be really easy to set up a Yammer account for students and staff to collaborate with each other in a closed-off environment. So, if Twitter seems somewhat too open for comfort, perhaps Yammer is the answer. ” Terry Freedman
  26. <ul><li>more than 140 characters </li></ul><ul><li>c ommenting and &quot;like&quot; system </li></ul><ul><li>r oom / g roup creation </li></ul><ul><li>attachment links, pictures, e mbeddable widgets ( YouTube, Flickr, twitpic ) </li></ul>photo: http://friendfeed.com/robingood „ The option to create a private Friend Feedroom could be a great way to create a back channelfor your classroom or for any workshops that you may lead. You could also create a private Friend Feed room for your students to use as brainstorming area or a book discussion forum. ”
  27. <ul><li>a micro-update communications for companies that gives employees the ability to: </li></ul><ul><li>instantly communicate their current status (collaboration in Real-Time) </li></ul><ul><li>ask questions </li></ul><ul><li>post media (share documents & media) </li></ul><ul><li>groups for keeping conversations organized </li></ul><ul><li>d evice s upport (computer, mobile phone, any device connected to the Internet) </li></ul>photo: http://presentlyapp.com/ „ Present.lyprovides a free place to get the same type of feedback as you'd gather on Twitter, but in a closed setting.. ” Richard Byrne Richard Byrne
  28. brainstorming ideas – please add your thoughts Scribd paper: Can we use Twitter for educational activities? HOW MICROBLOGGING CAN IMPROVE TEACHING AND LEARNING
  29. http://www.flickr.com/photos/pandemia/354115976/sizes/l/ Classroom community Collaboration Project Management Assessing opinion Conference / research Virtual classroom Learning experiences Personal Learning Network Exploring the language Reference services good points:
  30. distr acting time -consuming rude ad dictive no social educational value bad grammar skills privacy spam meaningless without a network bad points http://www.flickr.com/photos/80578657@N00/254923630/sizes/o
  31. What ‘s your attitude toward microblogging? <ul><li>Use a single word and write it down or tweet it #co11 </li></ul><ul><li>Working in group, find images with flickr , flickrcc , compfight or CreativeCommon.org ! </li></ul><ul><li>Go to Photopeach and build your attitude in a digital storytelling! </li></ul>
  32. A slideshare presentation about collaboration on microblogging, embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/1610057
  33. A photopeach presentation for microblogging metaphors, embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/874542
  34. - 20000 users - interface in Romanian, English, German - Finalist at Seedcamp Zagreb, Jan 2010 - In Top 100 Tools for Learning 2009 Cirip.eu - a microblogging platform specially designed for education; launched in March, 2008, by Timsoft, a Romanian company specialized in eLearning and mobile applications
  35. Facilities Cirip.eu (1) <ul><li>public and private groups </li></ul><ul><li>(courses, internal training, </li></ul><ul><li>projects, events, internal </li></ul><ul><li>communication, service, </li></ul><ul><li>family, hobby, etc); </li></ul><ul><li>group communication via SMS </li></ul><ul><li>polls , quizzes – online or via SMS </li></ul><ul><li>feeds monitoring </li></ul><ul><li>via SMS / sites / blogs / </li></ul><ul><li>social networks / search feeds </li></ul><ul><li>- jobs, weather, reactions) </li></ul><ul><li>statistics, visualizations, tags. </li></ul>Cirip.eu TUTORIAL
  36. Facilities Cirip.eu (2) multimedia objects embedded in messages (communication flow, create/recreate, open to OERs): - livestreaming, - images ( flickr, tinypic ), - audio ( eok, trilulilu, deezer, blip.fm, vocaroo, mp3 ), - (live) video ( youtube, dotsub, vimeo, seesmic, screencastle, screenjelly, screenr, 220.ro, myvideo ), - presentations ( slideshare, capzles, voicethread, flowgram, photopeach, picasa, notaland, prezi, diagrammr, mindomo, mindmeister, spicynodes ), - documents ( odf, odt, pdf, doc, xls, txt, ppt, google docs/forms/spreadsheets )
  37. Who are you? Use multimedia object to describe yourself - blip.fm, deezer, youtube, vimeo - etc.
  38. information and knowledge management courses enhancement delivering entire online courses learning from the stream collaborative projects in universities communities of practice ePortfolios. Personal Learning Environments ( Networks ) - PLE/PLN Educational uses Users Feeds Social networks
  39.  
  40. <ul><li>An online course about microblogging platforms </li></ul><ul><li>Research: </li></ul><ul><li>integrate microblogging with other Web2.0 technologies </li></ul><ul><li>microblogging platform as LMS </li></ul><ul><li>course facilitation </li></ul>Materials: announcements materials as LOM/SCORM objects
  41. Course elements: announcements modules - LOM/SCORM objects collaborative exercises learning from the stream multimedia messages polls/quiz/ comments via SMS (f2f) validations - interactions with users/experts/ groups
  42. Mobile learning features <ul><li>localize and join mobile groups </li></ul><ul><li>access content and open educational resources </li></ul><ul><li>share opinions </li></ul><ul><li>work collaboratively on multimedia objects </li></ul><ul><li>participate in polls and quizzes </li></ul><ul><li>receive/send updates via SMS </li></ul><ul><li>create and manage mobile PLEs; </li></ul><ul><li>recover password via SMS. </li></ul>
  43. Mindmap at mindmeister.com/maps/show_public/29895908 embedded in the note at cirip.ro/status/1629920 Cirip as social network: profile / object centric. LD scenarios as meta-objects.
  44. Training for companies, private groups for internal communication, best cases sharing (message at http://www.cirip.ro/status/2316514 )
  45. Indicators : (mindmeister.com) Popularity Influence Coagulation index Exposure index Geographical distribution Temporal distribution Online social presence Rating (RT) Notoriety (favorite) Sharing (Link) Intimacy Spa Mood Language Connections/comunication PLE/PLN relevance ePortfolio
  46. WCES 2009, 4-7 Feb., North Cyprus University WHAT do our students NEED?
  47. Workshop group: cirip.ro/grup/co11
  48. Carmen Holotescu cirip.ro/u/cami13 twitter.com/cami13 Gabriela Grosseck cirip.ro/u/gabriela twitter.com/ggrosseck Workshop group: cirip.ro/grup/co11

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