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October 30, 2007

Show that you Share! In Utrecht!

October 30, 2007

I'm delighted to have been asked to lead a workshop on social networking services and social search at the forthcoming Bazaar European Conference, 14 December 2007 in Utrecht, the Netherlands. For those of you who don't know, Bazaar is a European funded project seeking to support the development of a community around Open Source Software ...

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June 30, 2007

1,000,000 users

June 30, 2007

At the University of Manchester we are prototyping a social software system / PLE aimed at a user population of 1,000,000 users. We also want it to become Emerge's base social software system, capable of being used by anyone in the Emerge community who wants to build specialist social software. That is really a matter of individual choice, but ...

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PLEs and me 2

June 30, 2007

Nicola considers what a PLE is in a recent post. There are a few replies I might give, but first I'll note that I'll avoid disappearing into a philosophical quagmire on the three levels of description that the concept provides. Perhaps more on that in another post for those consumed by fervor along the lines of "its a concept" ...

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May 07, 2007

Personal Learning Environments

May 07, 2007

Here are the slides from a presentation I have made at the University of South Denmark Knowledge Laboratory conference on Scaffolding Learning: web 2.0 and ePortfolios. If you head over to my main blog - the Wales Wide Web you can listen to the 35 minute audio of my talk.  ...

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April 08, 2007

Personal Learning Environments Community

April 08, 2007

Wondering how long it would take for anyone to get a community off the ground, or if everyone thought that such activities had to be officially sanctioned, I decided to "Just do it" * and see what happens.So for the interested, we can start by defining Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) as "systems that help learners take control of and ...

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