Tag Archives: social presence

How will social media change the #WorldCup?

The World Cup officially kicked off yesterday! While I am not a fan of soccer or sports in general I am interested to see the effects of social media on such a major social event. Twitter has been planning ahead … Continue reading

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Is It Possible That Online Students Want To Talk To Each Other?

Last week I shared a snibit from Mat Honan’s article which I also have included below and discussed that our eLearners are social. If you are interested in this topic, check out my tag, Social Presence. As The Internet has … Continue reading

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Our eLearners desire something human. The best designs let something human look back at them.

I have enjoyed this month’s issue of Wired, especially an article from senior writer, Mat Honan. I couldn’t find his article on the web, otherwise I would have just linked to it. I will have some sequential blog posts over … Continue reading

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Affording “Social Presence” with GroveShark

A recent article in AECT’s TechTrends (July/August 2010), Using Digital Music to Enhance Student’s Experience in Online Courses by Joanna C. Dunlap and Patrick R. Lowenthal, informed my design of a new fine arts music appreciation course. The article describes … Continue reading

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