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E Trends Social Networking Tools by Coach Carole


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How to get the best out of social networking tools.

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E Trends Social Networking Tools by Coach Carole

  1. 1. Social Networking Tools How to get the best out of them! An overview session on using social networking tools for professional knowledge management purposes. Coach Carole
  2. 2. Tool shed <ul><li>This session will be like a ‘tool shed’ where you can experiment with a few of the tools and discuss how you may wish to implement them into your practices. We’ll make use of online breakout rooms and shared desktop applications. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Outcomes <ul><li>At the end of the session you will be able to: </li></ul><ul><li>Explore relevant social networking tools for specific purposes </li></ul><ul><li>Compare the attributes of popular social networking tools </li></ul><ul><li>Gather information about a variety of tools </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss best practices in embedding your selected tools </li></ul>
  4. 4. Explore Social Networking Tools! <ul><li>Category 1: Personal organiser pages and Aggregators </li></ul><ul><li>Category 2: Podcast, Videocast and Image Albums </li></ul><ul><li>Category 3: Calendars, Schedulers and Event managers </li></ul><ul><li>Category 4: Blogs, Wikis and Eportfolios </li></ul><ul><li>Category 5: Online Meeting spaces and Classrooms </li></ul><ul><li>Category 6: Personal learning spaces and Virtual Worlds </li></ul>
  5. 5. What would entice you to use a social networking tool? 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  6. 6. Where to go to learn about them
  7. 7. Make it a habit Habit 7 ½: Play Habit 7: Teach and mentor others Habit 6: Use technology to your advantage Habit 5: Create your own learning toolbox Habit 4: Have confidence in yourself as a competent effective learner Habit 3: View problems as challenges Habit 2: Accept responsibility for your own learning Habit 1: Begin with your goal in mind 7 ½ HABITS OF HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL LIFELONG LEARNERS
  8. 9. Learn a new strategy Solve a problem Build personal capability Improve learning outcomes
  9. 10. My Learning Contract <ul><li>I will       by       . </li></ul><ul><li>Below is a list of some obstacles I may face and how I will overcome those obstacles: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Obstacle? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How I can overcome the obstacle?                                                   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Things I need for my “toolbox”: </li></ul><ul><li> Item </li></ul><ul><li> Item                                                             </li></ul>
  10. 11. How to choose and use tools smartly <ul><li>Research widely </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consider ease of use and time to learn </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Compare attributes e.g. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Look for tips from respected researchers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Trial for a while & share with a group </li></ul><ul><li>Look for the resonance that works for you </li></ul><ul><li>Gather your tools into your Toolbox </li></ul><ul><li>Embed the tool into your daily practices </li></ul><ul><li>Teach or mentor someone else </li></ul>
  11. 12. Time to explore collaboratively <ul><li>Select your preferred breakout room </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use the polling tool to select your preference </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Everyone will be teleported to their room </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Select the highlighted tool to explore from the grid </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Explore that tool for 5 minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Discuss best features of that tool </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Add some notes to the whiteboard there </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Return to main room and tell us your findings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Everyone will be teleported back to the main room after 5 minutes has elapsed </li></ul></ul>
  12. 14. <ul><li>Calendars, Schedulers and Event Managers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google, Outlook </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Planzo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trumba </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Blogs, wikis and eportfolios </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blogger, Wordpress </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wikispaces, Wetpaint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eduspaces, Eport </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Personal organiser pages and aggregators </li></ul><ul><ul><li>iGoogle , NetVibes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Protopage, Pageflakes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Podcasts, Videocasts and Image Albums </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Podomatic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You Tube, Teacher Tube </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flickr, Bubbleshare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Slideshare, Slidestory </li></ul></ul>
  13. 15. <ul><li>Online Meeting spaces and Classrooms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Moodle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skype </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elluminate Live </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adobe Acrobat Connect </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Horizon Wimba Live </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Personal learning spaces and Virtual Worlds </li></ul><ul><ul><li>My Space </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Face book </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Second Life </li></ul></ul>
  14. 16. Social Networking Tools Matrix - your recommendations
  15. 17. A dozen of the best <ul><li>Read a few blogs then set up one of your own </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create a series of postings for your blog and share with someone </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Access a few wikis then set up one of your own </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create some pages of interest in your wiki and share with others </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Visit a Flickr site and search for images </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Set up your own account in Flickr and upload some images </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Capture some images with your digital camera </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Upload to Bubbleshare as an album and share with family and friends </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Setup your own web based calendar or schedule </li></ul><ul><ul><li>share with your group, colleagues or learners </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Create your own Elluminate V Room </li></ul><ul><li>Do some research about Personal organiser pages and set up one of your own </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create and customise your home page with relevant links </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Upload some of your own PowerPoint slides to Slideshare </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Share these by sending the URL to someone or embedding the code </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Create a 30 second voice recording and upload it to Podomatic </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Share this by sending the URL to someone or embedding the code </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Create a 3 minute digital story and upload the movie to Teacher Tube </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Share with others by sending the URL or embedding the code </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to an RSS feed </li></ul><ul><li>Create an account at My Space or Second Life </li></ul>
  16. 18. A: Calendars and Schedules <ul><li>Calendars, Schedulers and Event Managers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Planzo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trumba </li></ul></ul>
  17. 19. B: Blogs and wikis <ul><li>Blogs, wikis and eportfolios </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blogger </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wetpaint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eduspaces </li></ul></ul>
  18. 20. C: Personal organisers <ul><li>Personal organiser pages and aggregators </li></ul><ul><ul><li>iGoogle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Protopage </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>
  19. 21. D: Podcasts and Albums <ul><li>Podcasts, Videocasts and Image Albums </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Podomatic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You Tube </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teacher Tube </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flickr </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bubbleshare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Slideshare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Slidestory </li></ul></ul>
  20. 22. E: Virtual Worlds <ul><li>Personal learning spaces and Virtual Worlds </li></ul><ul><ul><li>My Space </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Face book </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Second Life </li></ul></ul>
  21. 23. F: Online Classrooms <ul><li>Online Meeting spaces and Classrooms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Moodle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skype </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elluminate Live </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adobe Acrobat Connect </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Horizon Wimba Live </li></ul></ul>
  22. 24. … just when you thought you were done …