Empowering Personal Learning Environments

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This presentation explores 5 future trends, personal learning environments and challenges that coming along with them.


1. EmpoweringPersonal LearningEnvironmentsZaid Ali Alsagoffhttp://zaidlearn.blogspot.com/ 2. Hi!Learning can be FUN! 3. Contents5 Future TrendsPLE LMS Vs PLEEssential PLE ToolsChallengesConclusion 4. 55 Future TrendsFuture Trends We Cannot Ignore! 5. Social Media & Web 2.01ConnectInteractCollaborateShareLearncreate 6. Facebook Stats (27/05/2011)116. MalaysiaSource: http://www.facebakers.com/countries-with-facebook/ 7. Facebook Users in Malaysia?(11/05/2011)1Facebook Users: + 10.85 MillionPenetration: 41.47 %Source: http://www.socialbakers.com/facebook-statistics/saudi-arabia 8. Demographics Malaysia (11/05/2011)1Male/Female User Ratio User Age DistributionSource: http://www.facebakers.com/countries-with-facebook/MY/ 9. Social Media Revolution? 10. Openness in Education2Open Educational Resources (OER) AssessmentOnline FacilitationCreditsTeachingMassive Open Online Courses (MOOC)Open Source Software AccreditationOpen Textbooks OER/OCW list: http://tiny.cc/r6xb0Open Courseware (OCW)MOOC: http://tiny.cc/2eger 11. ExamplesCreative Commons: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/Khan Academy: http://www.khanacademy.org/Academic Earth: http://academicearth.org/ YouTube EDU: http://www.youtube.com/eduEinztein: http://www.einztein.com/TEDTalks: http://www.ted.com/ 12. Khan Academy 13. Wolfram Alpha 14. Quora 15. Social Curation3Today there is a new wave of social bookmarking tools in the name of 'Social Curation', which are empowered with some really innovative collaborative sharing tools to make sense of the overloaded web by organizing discoveries and resources into mind-stimulating topics, stories, collections, etc.. Zaid Ali AlsagoffArticle: http://tiny.cc/5245h 16. http://www.delicious.com/zaidlearn/PLE 17. Scoop.it!Create your topic-centric media by collecting gems among relevant streams.Publish it to your favorite social media or to your blog. 18. OER Glue 19. Mobile Learning4Source: http://tiny.cc/6wu04 20. Connectivism5knowledge is distributed across a network of connections, and therefore that learning consists of the ability to construct and traverse those networks... George Siemens & Stephen DownesMore: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connectivism 21. Personal Learning Environments 22. Personal Learning Environments (PLE)Steve Wheeler, University of Plymouth, 2011Source: http://steve-wheeler.blogspot.com/2010/07/anatomy-of-ple.html 23. But, what about the LMS?PLELMSRather than integrating different tools into a centralized system, the idea is to provide the learner with a myriad of tools and hand over control to her to select, combine and use the tools the way she deems fit.. - Mohamed Amine ChattiAdapted from: http://tiny.cc/ozffg 24. Alternatives? ELGG: http://www.elgg.org/Mahara: http://mahara.org/Schoology: http://www.schoology.com/ 25. PLEWhere to Start?Source: http://www.pamorama.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/artoflistening.jpg 26. Example of PLEsA collection of PLEs: http://edtechpost.wikispaces.com/PLE+Diagrams 27. EssentialPLE Tools? 28. My Essential PLE Tools? 29. With RSS You Can Create Your Own Online Newspaper 30. Ways RSS is being used:RSSNewsfeeds BlogsWikisPodcasts 31. Google Reader 32. Twitter for Learning?Dont just follow ENGAGE!#edchat - Education##edutech - Educational Technology#web20chat - Web 2.0#DistEd Distance education and e-learning#innochat Innovation in education#Lrnchat Learning issues for educators#ellchat English Language Learnershttp://twitter.com/zaidlearnArticle: http://tiny.cc/lp0b0 33. Looking for Learning Professionals?Here: http://tiny.cc/llihj 34. Useful Twitter Toolshttp://monitter.com/http://paper.li/http://twitpic.com/http://www.tweetdeck.com/http://www.polleverywhere.com/More Twitter Tools: http://tiny.cc/jqaqa 35. Facebook?Facebook is a social utility that helps people communicate more efficiently with their friends, families and coworkers. 36. Facebook for Learning?Formal Learning (LMS)Course Notes 37. Assignments 38. Quizzes 39. GradesSocial Learning (Facebook)Informal Easy-to-UseSharingCommunication CollaborationCommunitiesMobile LearningAlways Connected!Facebook Legalized for teaching & learning only! 40. Facebook Groups or PagesSource: http://www.vanderbilt.edu/publicaffairs/webcomm/vu-resources/social-media-handbook/appendix-b/Slidecast: http://tiny.cc/3p5ye 41. Bloggingis an amazing tool forLifelong Learning! 42. Blog is the perfect _______ tool!Web ToolsE-Portfolio 43. Integrating your PLE?iGoogle: http://www.google.com/ig 44. Netvibes:http://www.netvibes.com/ 45. Pageflakes: http://www.pageflakes.com/