Blogs, Podcasts, Wikis

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Oct 29, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Blogs, Podcasts, Wikis


New tools to support eLearning,
Communities of Practice, and
Performance Support


Rick Darby

Director of Learning Technology

Orkin University

Rollins, Inc.


Objectives



What are blogs, podcasts and wikis?


How they can create a blended learning
strategy



Importance of interactivity and networking
with other users

But within this Context:

Internet vs Intranet

the corporate environmental
difference

Corporate Blog Survey

Raise your hand if your
company has a corporate blog.


What is participation like on
them?

<1> None ……<3>…….<5> High

Key Parts of a Blog


Updateable, chronological “story”


Easy reader response


Uploadable, shareable files


Update Notification



Blogs

“…a website where entries are commonly
displayed in reverse chronological order.”


-

Wikipedia

Internet Examples vs Intranet Examples

Feature

Internet

Intranet

Updateable,
chronological
“story”

Wordpress,
Blogger

Sharepoint,
Teamroom, Word

Easy reader
response

Blogger

Sharepoint

Uploadable ,
shareable files

Ning,
Facebook, MS
Groups, Yahoo
Groups

Sharepoint

Update
Notification

Blog sites using
RSS

Outlook or Email
notification

Podcasts

“… a collection of
digital media

files which
is distributed over the
Internet

using
syndication

feeds

for playback on
portable
media players

and
personal computers
.”


-

Wikipedia

Podcast: Internet Example vs Intranet Example

Feature

Internet

Intranet

Media file
distribution

iTunes

Intranet page

Notification
method

RSS

Email

Wiki

“…
software

that allows users to create,
edit, and
link

web pages easily.”


-

Wikipedia

Wikis


New Corporate Frontier


Internet


Wikipedia


WikiWikiWeb


Memory Alpha


Wikitravel


World66


Intranet Examples


Cisco


Polycom


Lifesize


Teliris

Discussion Points

Supporting Blended Learning


What is a “fully” Blended Solution?

How Can These Tools Support
Blended Learning?


What is the Importance of
Collaboration in Learning?


Learning Curve

Competence

time

Novice

Competent

Expert

Training Technologies

Collaboration Technologies

Adapted from iXL presentations

Some References

www.asp101.com

Guestbook, dir_list, weblog code

http://www.webwizguide.com/kb/asp_tut
orials/installing_iis_winXP_pro.asp

How to install IIS on XP PRO


www.textpad.com

Html text editor

www.freeaspupload.net

Free upload code

http://c4lpt.co.uk/Directory/Tools/bloggin
g.html


Outside the firewall blogging tools

http://www.forbes.com/bow/b2c/review.jh
tml?id=7262


Review of outside blogging tools

www.rollyourownblog.com