SOCIAL – THE NEW AGE LEARNING PARADIGM

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Aims Digital Learning Solution Webinar Series "Social learning - The New Age Learning Paradigm". Learn important trends in Social Learning.

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www.aimsdigital.com SOCIAL – THE NEW AGE LEARNING PARADIGM

What is “Social Learning”?:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 2 What is “Social Learning”? "Learning would be exceedingly laborious, not to mention hazardous, if people had to rely solely on the effects of their own actions to inform them what to do. Fortunately, most human behaviour is learned observationally through modelling: from observing others one forms an idea of how new behaviours are performed, and on later occasions this coded information serves as a guide for action .“ Albert Bandura Social Learning Theory, 1977

How Do Social Interactions Contribute to Learning? :

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 3 How Do Social Interactions Contribute to Learning? Individuals can Discuss Learn new perspectives Learn new concepts Spread knowledge Collaborate Network

Is “Social Learning” the Same as “Experiential Learning”?:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 4 Is “Social Learning” the Same as “Experiential Learning”? Social learning Learning from others’ experience Experiential Learning Learning by doing – experiencing oneself

Social Media in Learning – Some Facts :

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 5 Social Media in Learning – Some Facts 20-30% organizations worldwide already using social media tools for learning 20-30% Source: eLearning Guild research 76% organizations intend to explore social learning 76%

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Copyright Aims Digital LLC 6 Reference link: http ://c4lpt.co.uk/top100tools/twitter/ Social Media in Learning – Some Facts

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Copyright Aims Digital LLC 7 Social Media vs. Social Learning Social Media is not Social Learning Social media can be leveraged for social learning Social learning encompasses many other aspects that lead to informal learning

Benefits of Social Media to an Individual (Professionally) :

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 8 Benefits of Social Media to an Individual (Professionally) Network with colleagues Brainstorm Trade information Collaborate on ideas Just-in-time solutions to issues

Benefits of Social Media Learning to an Organization:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 9 Benefits of Social Media Learning to an Organization Greater collaboration between employees Higher dissipation and retention of knowledge Opportunity to identify and nurture talent

The Big Question :

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 10 The Big Question Is “social media learning” a “One-size-fits-all” learning solution? ? ?

Adopting Social Learning Through Social Media:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 11 Adopting Social Learning Through Social Media Facebook: Create closed groups to share learning content, assess knowledge, share ideas, hold discussions Twitter: Share industry updates, JIT updates, information; connect learners, hold discussions YouTube: Create channels and upload video content, curate and create playlists LinkedIn: Connect with other professionals, share experiences, hold discussions Other popular social media tools: Google+, Whatsapp , Pinterest

Social Media Tools Ideal for eLearning:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 12 Social Media Tools Ideal for eLearning Blogs Podcasts RSS Feeds Webinars Mind Maps Collaborative Tools (Google, Zoho , Office 365 etc.) Discussion Forums Instant Messaging applications

Challenges Posed by Social Media to Organizations:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 13 Challenges Posed by Social Media to Organizations Productivity and efficiency Firewall, security, and bandwidth issues Intellectual property Confidentiality Content Participation

Overcoming the Challenges:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 14 Overcoming the Challenges Productivity and efficiency – Create awareness Firewall, security, and bandwidth issues – Build business case to address concerns Intellectual property – Define ownership Confidentiality – Log interactions Content – Curate and moderate Participation – Encourage and motivate

The Advent of Corporate Social Learning Platforms:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 15 The Advent of Corporate Social Learning Platforms Facebook-like tools Curated Twitter feeds Internal knowledge repositories Instant messaging Discussion forums Curated media libraries

Making the Most of Social Learning – Examples:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 16 Making the Most of Social Learning – Examples Canadian telecommunications company 20% savings on training cost in the first year of shifting to social learning Global IT firm Uses internal social media tools to connect sales workforce

Questions?:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 17 Questions? Ask, and you shall receive (the answers!)

Contact Information:

Copyright Aims Digital LLC 18 Contact Information Aims Digital LLC Steve case steve.case@aimsdigital.com 603-292-3935

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