CMC11 CMC11 NewPosts

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September 17, 2011

Announcement:

Title: Orientation Recording
Preview: So far, the recording link is not available ... still waiting ...Meanwhile, here is the link  for the slide of the presentation.    The links are working within the slide show ... ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on September 17, 2011.
Title: Announcement
Preview: Connecting some bits of explanation from change MOOC, a MOOC being facilitated by G Siemens, S Downes and D Cormier for the next 35 weeks ... change.mooc.ca ... I will be adding bits and pieces of their daily hints for navigation and overview of MOOCs.Here is the first one ..."Being connected changes learning. When those connections are global, the experience of knowledge development is .......
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on September 17, 2011.

Participants' Blog Posts

This is a list of the blog posts mentioning the CMC11 keyword or tag harvested from the list of blogs submitted by participants.
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Post Title: MOOCs for networked learning
By Betty Hurley-Dasgupta, Feed Name: Creativity and Multicultural Communication
Preview: #cmc 11 Although I've registered for other MOOCs (PLENK, MobiMOOC, EduMOOC), this is my first time in many ways. I've been reading the DailyPosts and checking out other blogs. And, I'm participating in the Google group. I've already found someone interested in using play for learning and have reached out to him. And, I'm excited to see some participants excited about ....
[Read More] Sat, 17 Sep 2011 21:26:00 +0000 [Comment]
Post Title: Wasteland? That was then.
By johngriffin0928, Feed Name: Forever Learning
Preview: Fifty years ago, a man with the unenviable name of Newton Minow (“Sounds like double bait,” a co-worker said) called television “a vast wasteland.” Minow is a former chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, and he knew whereof he was speaking. TV was a wasteland back then, and it’s sad to realize that it is [...]
[Read More] Sat, 17 Sep 2011 04:47:02 +0000 [Comment]

New Discussions

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Title: Searching for peace when things get frazzled. #CMC11
Preview: Dear John, I looked at your blog Forever Learning link and RSS feed and thought it was helpful in easing me into the cyber world interactive learning environment. As Carol's sister (Alice) Carol has been encouraging me to learn more to be more up to date with this interactive world. i know you as a writing find typing your words as second hand as cooking. Or is it left hand? As a .......
By Alice Yeager () on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hello group, I am RetSam Zhang, the Tech Support for CMC11 MOOC. My interested fields are art, drawing, computer technology, English learning and teaching, spiritual guidance counseling and how to blend all of them to benefit others. I believe that there's been a very important piece missing in our education system, that is spiritual knowledge. We are spirits experiencing human's life .......
By retsam (RetSam Zhang) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]

New Comments

These are individual comments posted today to the discussion threads (for new discussion threads, see the list above).

Title: Re: Add a New Channel to CMC11
Preview: Hi Kevin,Your Channel has been approved, good luck and have fun!Love and Light,
By retsam (RetSam Zhang) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Add a New Channel to CMC11
Preview: i have stablish a group fous mooc  in the sina microblog. and i want let become a new channel  of  this course for the course learner in china and other place.the group name is MOOC小组, and the URL:http://q.weibo.com/474410  , welcome everyone to join us so that learner in China can communicating witt you (oh ,twiiter is can't work in my school)  
By kevin () on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hello,everyone i am s graduatre student from China, i am majoring educational technology, very happy to be involoved in the MOOC---CMC11,but it is regret that i cant visit very readings buecause the bad network,such as youtube.and even so , communicating with you is an very meaningful things for me.    
By kevin () on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: A Help Map Contributed By ilyse
Preview: OK, I just discovered that clicking on the button that looks like a rectangle with arrows on the corners opens the map on mindmeister.com in another window (at full scale so it's readable, too). This button is the only gadget that works for me within the embedded map on this page. But so long as folks can get to the map one way or another i'm a "happy camper"!
By inkazar (ilyse na'omi kazar) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Add a New Channel to CMC11
Preview: Very good suggestion and thanks for the clarification (and no need to apologize!). I will add this info to the
By inkazar (ilyse na'omi kazar) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hello, my name is Noelle, I agree with you RetSam Zhang, , my language is spanish so maybe a few difficulties to fully express myself, but I am interested in this topic. I dont have time for this MOOC but I'm in anyway....hope to learn ... I am an instructional designer currently working as event coordinator in our family business. This is my second MOOC and im taking also another MOOC at ....
By Noelle Mendez (Noelle Ochoa) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hi, y'all.My name is John Griffin, and I live in San Antonio, Texas. I am a writer with a special interest in food and wine. I am the co-creator of a website named www.SavorSA.com, which is devoted to the food scene in southern Texas. I am also a web writer for an insurance company; it's a new job that has me fascinated by its many intricacies. When I'm not working on either of ....
By johngriffin0928 (John Griffin) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: A Help Map Contributed By ilyse
Preview: using Firefox 6.x (whatever latest release is) on Mac 10.6.
By inkazar (ilyse na'omi kazar) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hello, My Name is Nichole Reid. I am enrolled in Empire State College after being away for 16 years. I am a photographer, but I do and have done far too many things to list here. I am very new to the MOOC experience and I feel a bit lost. I have been called "creative" by famiiy and friends, but I do not think of myself as such. I actually enjoy experiencing the creativity of others,and ....
By victoryoftheppl () on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: A Help Map Contributed By ilyse
Preview: Hi ilyse,I just embeded your Mindmap there. BTW, what browser are you using?
By retsam (RetSam Zhang) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: A Help Map Contributed By ilyse
Preview: in my browser it does not work within an iframe (or however Sam did that) ... for anyone else having trouble launching it from here, here is the direct link: http://www.mindmeister.com/
By inkazar (ilyse na'omi kazar) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hi all. My name is ilyse na'omi kazar (i tend to type in lower-case when i can get away with it due to aging hands) and my interest is integrative arts and community/political/educational projects. i love the internet, have been on it almost since it became available to the masses, love collaborating over it, but also have a very deep concern about the huge portions of the world population (....
By inkazar (ilyse na'omi kazar) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Blackboard Collaborate Introduction
Preview: I am still waiting for the url of the recording of Thursday's session to be released by Elluminate/Blackboard Collaboration/LearnCentral.  If it has to go through all the channels I listed ... I will post as soon as it is
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on September 17, 2011. [Reply]
Title: Re: Introducing Yourself
Preview: Hi I am Cathy Anderson and my interests are photography, digital art, creativity in virtual worlds, blogging, writing and social networking. I have a variety of things that I love to do..you can find out more about me from: www.cathyandersonblog.com www.cathylanderson.blogspot.com and www.cathyanderson.c om Looking forward to this MOOC!
By CathyLAnderson () on September 17, 2011. [Reply]

New Twitter Posts

If you use the CMC11 tag on Twitter, your Twitter posts will be collected and listed here (note that harvesting only started Friday morning).

: RT @betty55: #cmc11 check out our week 2 session on Connectivism with Stephen Downes. http://t.co/Oy5vmvKe (2011-09-17T21:19:38Z)
: #cmc11 check out our week 2 session on Connectivism with Stephen Downes. http://t.co/Oy5vmvKe (2011-09-17T21:10:13Z)
: RT @algalvis50: Enjoying MOOC experience. See http://t.co/q7F3xQBd #CMC11 (2011-09-17T19:06:49Z)
: Just joined --me inscribi en -- http://t.co/y6s6DAVw #CMC11 (2011-09-17T13:06:15Z)
: RT @CathyLAnderson: Cathy's Mixed Bag, distance education, photography http://ht.ly/6x7S9 MOOC overload #CMC11 (2011-09-17T13:37:38Z)
: Cathy's Mixed Bag, distance education, photography http://ht.ly/6x7S9 MOOC overload #CMC11 (2011-09-17T13:35:17Z)