Week#5 EduMOOCast - July 27, 2011
Rob Darrow: Seven research principles learning...what are they?
John Graves: 30-50% dropout rate in on-line courses.
John Graves: Informal learning different from forced learning.
Rob Darrow: Community College dropout study:
Vance Stevens: let's do it
John Graves: http://ietherpad.com/edumooc2011week5
Rob Darrow: So wiki to speech could have students respond directly on the wiki with their voices?
Rob Darrow: eportfolio mooc
John Graves: WikiToSpeech.apk
Rob Darrow: Are you a mooc-head?
Rob Darrow: hi rebecca - good to see and hear you!
Rob Darrow: That is a good point about when the mooc panel talks. I wonder if that would change involvement if panel was on Monday vs. Thursday?
Rob Darrow: Hey Sanford...good to have you here
Sanford Arbogast: is it still raining?
Rebecca Hogue:Complexity theory is in this journal - Educational
Philosophy and Theory, Vol. 40, No. 1
John Graves: stigmergy
Rebecca Hogue: Can MOOCs be used to create "real" knew knowledge ...
Yes, new knowledge can be created.
scott lockman: speaking ofcreating new knowledge: may I attempt to pass this audio through to ds106radio?
Jeff Lebow: of course
John Graves: Yes!
Rebecca Hogue: sure
scott lockman: it's now happening, thx
Sanford Arbogast: do you mean I have new knowledge or we have created a new idea?
knowledge for myself
John Graves: We (together) are discovering what is possible.
John Graves: Summarize, distill ...
Rob Darrow: So, Rebecca, sounds like you're saying the instructor in a f2f course focuses the learner in a direction?
I wonder if there is a connection between contructivism, connectivism and complexity theory?
John Graves: Downes lastweek said to put out a weekly newsletter.
Rebecca Hogue: Do you guys do the panels?
Yes, good question.
Rob Darrow: I have done most of the panels
Rob Darrow: But doing thepanel live with the Twitter back channel is more fun
Rebecca Hogue: Out of curiosity, where is everyone?
Rob Darrow: Hi Maizie
Rebecca Hogue: So cool!
Rob Darrow: Jeff says, use GMT for an international audience for time
Fewer clicks the better, for sure!
Maizie Avihayil: So what time is it GMT?
I got confused
scott lockman: I thought it was SL time - what ever happened to that
Rebecca Hogue: #lrnchat
Maizie Avihayil: I have a daughter in England and 2kids in New zealand
...and I'mtotally confused
John Graves: http://timeanddate.com/worldclock
Rob Darrow: @Scott ... Yeah, SL time!
Sanford Arbogast: yeah i agree
11:10 PM monk51295 hey Jeff. can you say who the people are speaking..
11:11 PM Stafford Tweetdeck and GTalk
11:11 PM Stafford :-)
11:12 PM monk51295 thank you
11:16 PM jefflebow: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12838403/20110721/edumoocast4.htm
11:16 PM Stafford Yay! Auckland is my Hometown!
11:16 PM monk51295 nice
11:17 PM Stafford So how different is wiki to speech different from text to speech on mac?
11:19 PM Stafford So it is more like a Hypercard stack
11:19 PM Stafford (If you remember using hypercard)
11:19 PM maizie I have 2 kids in Hamilton
11:21 PM Stafford Today's prsentation on WIKIs an collaborative witing was cancelled at ASIA TEFL Conference :-(
11:24 PM jefflebow: http://ietherpad.com/edumooc2011week5
11:24 PM Stafford can we have the QR code again pls
11:28 PM Stafford got it, now how do I make my phone speak...???
11:29 PM Stafford Yup
11:30 PM Stafford wiki-to-speeh did I ge the app nme right there?
11:31 PM Stafford a link to the .apk woldbe good
11:32 PM Stafford *would be
11:32 PM jefflebow: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.jgraves.WikiToSpeech
11:33 PM Stafford nope - blocked i Korea
11:34 PM Stafford .apk
11:35 PM jefflebow: https://sites.google.com/site/epcoplearnspace
11:36 PM jefflebow: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/12838403/20110727/WikiToSpeech.apk
11:38 PM Stafford Got It!
11:40 PM jefflebow: Cool.https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/edumooc/BgLg6dJK9Co/discussion
11:43 PM Stafford You should hit up google for some seed money
11:43 PM jefflebow: Complexity theory is in this journal - Educational Philosophy and Theory, Vol. 40, No. 1
11:44 PM Stafford They are hot for anything to do with speech to text and vice versa - I believe English Central received some help from Google
11:44 PM jefflebow: stigmergy
11:45 PM jefflebow: Stigmergy is a mechanism of indirect coordination between agents or actions. The principle is that the trace left in the environment by an action stimulates the performance of a next action, by the sa
11:49 PM monk51295 agreed - modeling what you're wanting learners to do
11:50 PM osvaldo Osvaldo : In All Moocs or EduMOOC
11:52 PM Stafford About to turn into a pumpkin - Goodnight all from wet, rainy Seoul, will be sure to join in at a later date when I'm not in my pajamas :-)
11:53 PM jefflebow: http://rjh.goingeast.ca/
11:53 PM jefflebow: 'night Stafford
11:54 PM osvaldo But Edumooc with No facilitors is nearly non existing
11:54 PM matt montagne hey y'all
11:54 PM jefflebow: Hey Matt
11:55 PM monk51295 maybe that's what hangouts will allow
11:55 PM matt montagne How do you all bring the MOOC into your day job?? Or do you even try?
11:55 PM matt montagne Hey JL
12:02 AM jefflebow: #lrnchat
12:04 AM jefflebow: http://learning2gether.posterous.com/
12:07 AM jefflebow: http://lrnchat.com/
12:09 AM jefflebow: http://reformsymposium.com/
12:14 AM clarkshahnelson diigo