Knowledge and Learning In The News - 5/10/2006


Tools for Identifying Training Needs... - David Passmore
Powerpoint and information sheets. Via Passmore.

Learning in Context - elearnspace
A presentation on "Learning in Context" (.ppt - 1.6 mb). The focus is on how different learning needs require different approaches. Game-based learning will meet different needs than formal learning...communities serve a different purpose than informal learning. Need drives the tool selected. Mono-chromatic views of learning (one tool does it all, all the time) are inadequate.

Tools for On-Demand Information - CLO
On demand is taking hold in the workplace, too, but with an added sense of urgency and financial pressures. On-demand information goes beyond being convenient and flexible. Instead, having access to on-demand information is imperative for improving a company's productivity, efficiency and the bottom line.

Knowledge hiding between co-workers - Knowledge Jolt with Jack
Knowledge hiding and knowledge hoarding seem to be essentially the same. The idea of hiding as described here is the more active decision to NOT share something we know for fear or uncertainty about what it implies. Hoarding is usually done from a perspective of "knowledge is power." I'm curious to see the deeper article on this topic.

My Life in the Bush of Ghosts -- remix it yourself! - Brian Eno and David Byrne
In keeping with the spirit of the original album, Brian Eno and David Byrne are offering for download the multitracks on two of their songs. You are free to edit, sample, add them to your own song, or create a new one.

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