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February 28, 2013


Preview: in yesterday's Twitter Chat @ #cmcchat.  It was a great success for those who joined in and Vanessa Vaile has posted a recap in the cmc11 Facebook group for those who would like to review the session.More on the session in a later posting.  For now, a huge thank you to all who participated.If your blog posts are not showing within 2 days of you posting them, please send an e mail to carolyeager@.......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 25, 2013.
Preview: join us for a chat on Twitter by introducing yourself as your first tweet.  After that, there are 2 questions to get the 140 character per tweet convo started:1. Where r the assignments?2. What is a connectivist MOOC?there are no wrong answers here ... and please join us for this fun and interesting experiment.Some additonal information was posted yesterday about Twitter and how best to try .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 24, 2013.
Preview: 4 pm New York time ...please note that I have changed the hashtag to #cmcchatSunday, 24 February @ 4pm New York time ... Twitter chat for fun ... please use the hashtag #cmcchat ... so some of us can try Tweetchat, et al as aggregators. I will offer 2 questions tomorrow to get us started thinking in 140 character responses :) Some of us may have to sit on our hands to meet that quota :) :).......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 23, 2013.
Title: I'm late, I'm late for avery important date ... no time to say
Preview: ... hello, goodbye ... I 'm late, I'm late, I'm late!  for a very important date !   Sorry to be so tardy sending today's NewPosts out.  So many shiny new objects have caught my attention today.  There has been a slight change in information for the Sunday afternoon, New York afternoon time of 4 pm, Twitter chat ... we will use the hashtag #cmcchat.  This is so that .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 22, 2013.

Participants' Blog Posts

This is a list of the blog posts mentioning the CMC11 keyword or tag harvested from the list of blogs submitted by participants.
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Post Title: A New Generation of Internet Citizens
By wildmntnhoney, Feed Name: Can the Internet Produce Utopian Worlds?
Preview: They are 5, 6, 7, 8 years old. They ask to Skype with their cousin; they play games online on kid-friendly sites; they have YouTube playlists filled with cute bunnies and Pokemon music and Mario on hyper-speed. They are the new generation of internet citizens. I owned a computer before internet was widely available, and … Continue reading »
[Read More] Wed, 27 Feb 2013 05:13:24 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Response to Survival of the Fasted - posted on blog
By Cecc1, Feed Name: Colleen's Blog
Preview: There is a huge difference between information and knowledge. Information can be random, infinite, overwhelming, exciting, motivating, daunting, etc... Information becomes knowledge when it has been received, assimilated and digested. It sparks the creative process when it is used to produce something else - a work, a thought, an idea, an image. There is an inherent limit to the amount of ....
[Read More] 2013-02-25T08:40:00.002-08:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Reflections Repost
By Cecc1, Feed Name: Colleen's Blog
Preview: Watched Forrest Gump with my 9 year old the other night. Concerned that it would be tough for him to follow but he stuck with it to the end. In last few minutes he asked me "Mom, what is the theme for this movie?" (He's studying themes in school). I said I thought the theme was about destiny - whether you are born to destiny or make your own. This morning we were talking about it again ....
[Read More] 2013-02-25T08:26:00.002-08:00 [Comment]
Post Title: Twitter Chatter
By Jim, Feed Name: WayUpNorth's Blog
Preview: This started as a FaceBook reply and grew into a blog post.  I’ve had a Twitter account for 2 years but only started using it recently. Others have posted far superior step-by-step Twitter instructions (see Christopher Lehman So You Think … Continue reading →
[Read More] Mon, 25 Feb 2013 06:21:08 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: This isn’t summer camp
By VanessaVaile, Feed Name: MOOC Madness
Preview: ...doesn’t look much like MOOC Madness either but is central, at ;east to my perspective and that of the many without reliable. affordable high speed access. The assumption that goes with most ed tech ventures either presumes everyone has it or willfully ignores the reality that they do not. They point to institutional access available [...]
[Read More] Sun, 24 Feb 2013 20:46:31 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Hashtags in a Learning Environment
By Jon Bunch, Feed Name: Jon Bunch
Preview: Although I don't have very much experience with Twitter or using hashtags the more I learn about how they can help businesses spread information about their company and for educational institutions to increase the range of learning experiences for their students is astounding. Couros stated that the shared learning stream adds value to the work that he is doing by being able to filter ....
[Read More] Sat, 23 Feb 2013 21:38:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Shiny objects and where they take us ...
By cyeager, Feed Name: CMC11
Preview: I mentioned, in an announcement for cmc11, that I had been distracted by a bunch of shiny things and was late for an important date a few days ago. I have gone back to those shiny objects and want to share the source so you can take a spin for yourself.Before I post the url, I want to point out that it is good to watch the video straight through first, and then go back and watch the "augmented" ....
[Read More] Sun, 24 Feb 2013 10:59:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Digital Apocalypse
By Jim, Feed Name: WayUpNorth's Blog
Preview: Jim Groom opened kicked down a door at the end of 2010.  DS106 was the apo kalupsis which tore away the veil that had concealed the sumptuously rich, and often darkly funny nature of digital storytelling from my perception.  Prior … Continue reading →
[Read More] Thu, 21 Feb 2013 19:42:43 +0000 [Comment]

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Title: Hashtags in a Learning Environment
Preview: It would be great to learn how you feel now that we have had a Tweet Chat.  Did you use the TweetChat app?  Did you try HootSuite, or any other tweet filters?  Has your thiking about the use of twitter changed?  Why or why not?What benefits, specifically, can be found by using twitter?  and with whom? and with what sorts of communication?Yes, more questions than answers .........
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 26, 2013. [Reply]
Preview: and here is a great explanation of ways to keep track of the tweets and send your own ... Thanks to Way Up North, Jim Stauffer ... woo hoo!! am going to start with the simplest one ... Tweetchat ... and see how it goesReminder: the hash tag is #...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on February 23, 2013. [Reply]

New Comments

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New Twitter Posts

If you use the CMC11 tag on Twitter, your Twitter posts will be collected and listed here (note that harvesting only started Friday morning).

: #cmc11 Connectivism - learning theory that creativity increased by free association of connections not be limited by structure (2013-02-27T21:26:41Z)
: Couldn't make chat the other day - tried to add my two cents next day - didn't get collected - will do it again now with #cmc11 (2013-02-27T21:24:50Z)
: @coharrison11 probably should put #cmc11 also... (2013-02-25T18:30:17Z)
: @coharrison11 Probably should put #cmc11 also (2013-02-25T18:29:55Z)
: @coharrison11 Probably should put #cmc11 also... (2013-02-25T18:29:31Z)
: experiencing so many amazing shiny objects with #etmooc, #cmc11, #cmcchat (2013-02-24T11:06:13Z)
: @samoriBenjamin RT @couki1: Ok then ... Q1 where r the assignments for the cmc11 MOOC? #Cmcchat (2013-02-24T21:22:53Z)
: @samoribenjamin ... We are all folks in MOOCs here ... All in cmc11 & maybe you can scroll down for a quick review of the convo #Cmcchat (2013-02-24T21:22:09Z)
: Ok then ... Q1 where r the assignments for the cmc11 MOOC? #Cmcchat (2013-02-24T21:12:40Z)
: Where do we find #cmc11 assignments? On the cmc11 site? (2013-02-24T21:07:14Z)
: fyi don't use tag for all #cmc11 tweets. Use it for actual chat session only #cmcchat (2013-02-24T20:54:45Z)
: RT @VanessaVaile: Support #affordablebroadband RT@publicknowledge: Tell the FCC to investigate #datacaps #cmc11 @ ... (2013-02-24T20:09:18Z)
: Support #affordablebroadband RT@publicknowledge: Tell the FCC to investigate #datacaps #cmc11 @couki1 @vcvailenfm (2013-02-24T19:54:44Z)
: @couki1 I have learnt a lot thanks to the people who are cmc11 #Cmcchat (2013-02-24T21:44:27Z)
: Btw chrissinerantzi is in the UK and has been in cmc11 since 2011 ... You can also see 2 of her presents undervrecordings #Cmcchat (2013-02-24T21:39:33Z)
: 2morrow SunFeb23 @couki1 takes #CMC11 for a trip down the twitter stream w/ 4pm EST #cmcchat11... (2013-02-24T04:52:05Z)
: cmcchat tomorrow @ 4 NYtime #cmc11 # (2013-02-24T02:12:07Z)
: with thx @chrislehman and just in time for twitter session of #cmcchat tomorrow 101 Twitter tips to #cmc11 ... (2013-02-24T01:53:02Z)
: RT @NettieBoom: Meg Qunn directs The Borrowers on the TOY stage #cmc11, #cmcchat (2013-02-23T23:40:34Z)
: #cmcchat #cmc11 I'm rehearsals for TOY 's next production The Borrowers Will try to tweet during scheduled 4pm tweet session (2013-02-23T19:38:19Z)
: Meg Qunn directs The Borrowers on the TOY stage #cmc11, #cmcchat (2013-02-23T20:49:18Z)