What I'm learning:Big Marker (Free Web Conferencing)

Could be interesting, but it reminds me a lot of WizIQ (although I do like the interface on Big Marker better): Big Marker: “BigMarker is a free web conferencing community. Through our platform, you can reconnect with your family in Rio; manage your employees in Madagascar; organize your non-profit’s resources …

What I'm learning: Vyou – Conversational Video

I was looking for a service to do video-based discussions. I think this may work quite well. We shall see if it works itself into any of my workflows, though. VYou: “VYou allows people to broadcast video structured as conversations, offering the most personal form of social interaction on the …

What I'm Learning: Enquiry Blog Builder

This is a really amazing WordPress plugin project from The Open University. I can’t wait to hear about folks using this in their reflective practice. WordPress › Enquiry Blog Builder « WordPress Plugins: “MoodView – This displays a line graph plotting the mood of the student as their enquiry progresses. …

What I'm Learning: Bloggers Circle

Really interesting Concept for creating a community of writers within a wordpress environment. WordPress › Bloggers Circle « WordPress Plugins:   “Similar to a traditional writers circle, but with a work-flow optimized for bloggers. This helps you get and give constructive criticism of your drafts, without annoying your friends. Creative …

What I'm Learning: Tools at Schools

This is just too cool. Tools at Schools: “Design studio aruliden, together with Bernhardt Design, conceived Tools at Schools as an initiative to teach eighth graders the value of design as a problem-solving tool at The School at Columbia University. Forty-four eighth grade students were immersed in the entire design …

What I'm learning: Make your own iPad Stylus for less than 10 cents! (via iLearn Technology)

This is just too cool. I want to make one right now, in fact. iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Make your own iPad Stylus for less than 10 cents!: “One of our first-week of school activities was creating our own iPad stylus.  Since we are a one-to-one iPad environment, …

What I'm Learning: P2PU (beta) | DIY U: Getting Started With Self Learning

This is going to be a fantastic course for actually becoming a life-long learner: P2PU (beta) | DIY U: Getting Started With Self Learning: “Create and share your personal learning plan with others who can help you. So many great learning resources and communities out there, but how do I …

What I'm learning: Launchpad-Control (For OS X Lion)

I love launchpad for Lion, but until now I was unable to really use it because it had way too many applications in it. Now, it works just the way I want it to. Awesome! Launchpad-Control v1.1 | chaosspace.de: “Launchpad-Control Launchpad-Control is a small tool which allows you to easily …