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September 2009 - Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning TALK

, Learning Technologies Centre, Canada ; , Univ. of Prince Edward Island, Canada

Abstract

The third Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning Seminar focuses on openness in education. The recent closure of Utah State's OpenCourseWare project, Creative Commons as a licensing scheme, OpenEducation 2009, and numerous open courses offered from several universities are discussed. Wordpress Multi-User blog service and concept mapping are also reviewed as tools enabling increased social interaction with educators and learners.

Citation

Siemens, G. & Cormier, D. (2009). September 2009 - Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Presented at Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning 2009.

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George Siemens: Dave Cormier