Transcript – September 19 “Learning From Travel”

20:30 lrnchat Welcome everyone to #lrnchat! How have you been?
20:30 christyritchie Learning from Travel for the next hour join us! #lrnchat
20:31 lrnchat Please introduce yourselves. Passions? Projects? What are you working on these days? #lrnchat
20:31 ryantracey G’day from sunny Sydney :0) #lrnchat
20:32 lodtrain #lrnchat Hello from traveling IT Global “clickity click” educational services
20:32 trainersleaders Intro: Paul Signorelli, San Francisco-based writer-trainer-presenter-social media stragetist; love learning/ technology/innovation #lrnchat
20:33 Jovianshadow G’day from Canberra! #lrnchat
20:34 lrnchat Q0) We always begin with this: What did you learn today? If not today, then this week? #lrnchat
20:34 brunowinck Bruno Winck, Software Architect for #PKM software, Passions: Travels, cooking, innovating, drawing #lrnchat
20:34 urbie #lrnchat urbie delgado, instructional designer, working on designing immersive learning experiences on a dime
20:34 MattGuyan G’day all. I’m Matt an ID from Australia #lrnchat
20:35 trainersleaders q0) Social media lesson learned this week: Klout manipulates scores in exchange for demographic info http://t.co/H8epKwutNn #lrnchat
20:35 lodtrain Q0) Learned more about audio editing and syncing with video in Storyline #lrnchat
20:36 brunowinck Q0) Learned to make quantitative analysis of twitter chats #lrnchat
20:36 ryantracey Q0) I learned (yet again) what assumptions do. #lrnchat
20:37 trainersleaders Details avaialble??? RT @brunowinck Q0) Learned to make quantitative analysis of twitter chats #lrnchat
20:37 urbie #lrnchat this week I learned how chancy discussions can be.. Better to let curiosity drive research, reflection, sharing.
20:37 lodtrain Q0) Learned that I0S7 is a big change for some of my apps but very cool on my iPhone #lrnchat learning new tricks to use it
20:37 brunowinck @trainersleaders coming .. #lrnchat
20:38 eLearninCyclops RT @lodtrain Q0) Learned that I0S7 is a big change for some of my apps but very cool on my iPhone #lrnchat … / Ditto
20:39 eLearninCyclops Jeff Goldman – elearning Designer in Baltimore area #lrnchat
20:39 Jovianshadow What have I learnt today/this week? What new sneaky data mining the new iOS7 has built in & how to turn it off! #lrnchat
20:39 LnDDave Greetings #lrnchat, David Kelly from NYC, sitting in Ohare airport hoping that I’m getting home tonight.
20:39 eLearninCyclops Q0) Took day off 2day, cleaned my car and learned what was living under the seats #lrnchat
20:40 ryantracey +1 RT @trainersleaders Details avaialble??? RT @brunowinck Q0) Learned to make quantitative analysis of twitter chats #lrnchat
20:41 Elham_ab Hello everyone! #lrnchat i learned we should keep uplifting our performance rather than maintaining excellent one.
20:42 christyritchie Visiting Boston and learned that some families named children the same name as siblings that had passed away. Interesting…#lrnchat
20:42 christyritchie Hello this is Christy. I am a grad student at Pepperdine Univ doing research on Twitter and learning. #lrnchat https://t.co/chyLZ2psO5
20:43 Jovianshadow @lodtrain iOS7 security tips #lrnchat http://t.co/1jwObCtUiH
20:43 britz I learned not to switch lines & put a ConCall w/ a significant executive on hold thus subjecting him & 8 others to elevator music #lrnchat
20:43 lrnchat Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:43 eLearninCyclops RT @lrnchat Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:43 MattGuyan I learned (again) the importance of thinking like a learner #lrnchat
20:44 Elham_ab #lrnchat I’m elham from singapore, ID n proj manager
20:44 trainersleaders MT @christyritchie I am a grad student at Pepperdine Univ doing research on Twitter and learning. #lrnchat https://t.co/SYjrWeVDdQ
20:44 LnDDave RT @lrnchat: Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:44 urbie RT @lrnchat: Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:44 Quinnovator RT @lrnchat: Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:45 briandusablon Another example of using elearning as punishment. Maybe this industry has a purpose after all. #lrnchat http://t.co/uEPVPefafw
20:45 ryantracey Q1) Travel is an immersive experience. You can only learn so much from TV and books. #lrnchat
20:45 Quinnovator Late to #lrnchat, (early to my meeting, dropping in briefly)
20:45 ASCD View effective classroom instruction & insights from the respected voices in education with PD In Focus: http://t.co/dFe3jGoFAb #lrnchat
20:46 trainersleaders 1) Travel broadens the mind by taking us out of our familiar haunts and providing immediate reason/need to learn #lrnchat
20:46 britz A1) travel broadens the mind by exposing one to new ideas, experiences; sights, sounds, smells #lrnchat
20:46 christyritchie Travel exposes us to new and different ways of viewing the world. Once the mind is expanded, we can’t go back to the way we were. #lrnchat
20:46 trainersleaders RT @ryantracey Travel is an immersive experience. You can only learn so much from TV and books. #lrnchat
20:46 urbie #lrnchat A1 travel AND observation broadens the mind. In design thinking you take on an anthropologist’s eyes. Seeing what’s missed by many.
20:47 cre8iveii #lrnchat flight delay at midway allowing me to participate for the first time!
20:47 ActivateLearn A1) New experiences, new people, new sights, new perspectives…wish I could do more of it. #lrnchat
20:47 LnDDave A1) When you travel to a new place, you are in a constant state of discovery across all senses. #lrnchat
20:47 Quinnovator Travel exposes you to different ways of looking at the rest of world, and others’ views of *your* corner #lrnchat
20:47 eLearninCyclops Q1) New perspectives and learning ways to do things differently #lrnchat
20:47 britz RT @ryantracey: Q1) Travel is an immersive experience. You can only learn so much from TV and books. #lrnchat
20:47 lodtrain Can you retweet Q1 #lrnchat
20:47 Elham_ab RT @lrnchat: Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:47 theASIDEblog It’s not just things we get from travel, but ideas, customs and culture. #lrnchat
20:47 brunowinck Q1) Travels broaden the mind by forcing us to revisit our cultural assumptions #lrnchat
20:47 LnDDave “@cre8iveii: #lrnchat flight delay at midway allowing me to participate for the first time!” << you and me both!
20:48 eLearninCyclops RT @brunowinck Q1) Travels broaden the mind by forcing us to revisit our cultural assumptions #lrnchat
20:48 britz RT @lrnchat: Q1: “Travel broadens the mind”, It’s said. How? #lrnchat
20:48 theASIDEblog Travel makes you aware of other ways of seeing. #lrnchat
20:48 christyritchie RT @eLearninCyclops: RT @brunowinck Q1) Travels broaden the mind by forcing us to revisit our cultural assumptions #lrnchat
20:48 cre8iveii Q1 exposure to other environments and customs #lrnchat
20:48 urbie #lrnchat A1 in traveling you don’t necessarily have to go to exotic locales. Off your beaten path works well. Hanging with other disciplines
20:49 trainersleaders Have seen research on this: MT @LnDDave When you travel to a new place, you are in a constant state of discovery across all senses #lrnchat
20:49 Quinnovator Lessons come from the travel, and also the things that go wrong (getting lost in Moscow subway for 1!) #lrnchat
20:49 eLearninCyclops Q1) You can learn a lot from all those people that let u stay on their coach #lrnchat
20:49 LnDDave A1) when you travel, you must adjust to the new culture; that requires the mind to adapt. #lrnchat
20:49 ryantracey @Quinnovator Surely everyone in Moscow speaks English, no? :0P #lrnchat
20:50 brunowinck Q1) Broaden the mind also by encouraging to go beyond inner limits #lrnchat
20:50 lodtrain Q1) Travel allows me to learn in all ways – viewing, chatting if know the language, dining, and exploring #lrnchat
20:50 lodtrain RT @LnDDave: A1) when you travel, you must adjust to the new culture; that requires the mind to adapt. #lrnchat
20:50 brunowinck +1 RT @Quinnovator Lessons come from the travel, and also the things that go wrong (getting lost in Moscow subway for 1!) #lrnchat
20:50 Quinnovator RT @LnDDave: A1) when you travel, you must adjust to the new culture; that requires the mind to adapt. #lrnchat
20:50 audioswhite “@britz: A1) travel broadens the mind by exposing one to new ideas, experiences; sights, sounds, smells #lrnchat” < and people/community
20:51 Dave_Ferguson “Unusual travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God.” (Kurt Vonnegut) #lrnchat
20:51 Jovianshadow #lrnchat Q1 – Having only really travelled around Oz, I can say the tyranny of distance plays a major part in education
20:51 britz Travel is not just a physical experience. Tech allows me to travel to virtual worlds. Experience different cultures via my PLN #lrnchat
20:51 lrnchat Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:51 audioswhite RT @Quinnovator: Travel exposes you to different ways of looking at the rest of world, and others’ views of *your* corner #lrnchat
20:51 LnDDave A1) When you travel out of Chicago on a day like today, you read to pass the flight delay time; reading always broadens the mind. #lrnchat
20:51 ActivateLearn @quinnovator I wouldn’t want to get lost in any Russian subway…#lrnchat
20:51 christyritchie @LnDDave A1) when you travel, you must adjust to the new culture; that requires the mind to adapt. #lrnchat Exactly and this keeps us sharp!
20:51 LnDDave RT @lrnchat: Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:51 Elham_ab “@MattGuyan: I learned (again) the importance of thinking like a learner #lrnchat” great reminder
20:51 theASIDEblog Travel is a form of migration to exchange ideas. #lrnchat
20:51 urbie #lrnchat A1 virtual world travel is cool. A plethora of cultures, personalities, languages, perspectives just a logon away.
20:51 MattGuyan A1 Travelling can take you out of your comfort zone #lrnchat
20:52 lodtrain Q1) Travel allows you to take in small details that u would normally miss, in Germany sign to cross street is a green man running #lrnchat
20:52 eLearninCyclops Q1) As a young traveler, one often learns a great deal about their self more than anything. I did. #lrnchat
20:52 ActivateLearn @dave_ferguson Ok. Need to stand up on desk to try and catch that as it went over my head #lrnchat
20:52 Dave_Ferguson Travel, esp to other countries but even other locales, overturns your preconceptions and expectations. #lrnchat
20:52 eLearninCyclops RT @LnDDave RT @lrnchat: Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:52 Quinnovator a1) see new sights, experience new cultures, look through new lenses #lrnchat
20:52 WorldofLanguage RT @urbie: #lrnchat A1 virtual world travel is cool. A plethora of cultures, personalities, languages, perspectives just a logon away.
20:53 Quinnovator RT @brunowinck: Q1) Broaden the mind also by encouraging to go beyond inner limits #lrnchat
20:53 britz RT @lrnchat: Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:53 ActivateLearn A2) Australian history steeped with English history. Saw diff points of view in Scotland and Ireland recently #lrnchat
20:53 JaneBozarth Hi everybody. late because I”m… traveling! Ha! What’d I miss? #lrnchat
20:53 eLearninCyclops Q2) Smile when hitchhiking, but not too big a smile. #lrnchat
20:53 christyritchie A2) I learn to shift my personal paradigm and try to imagine a different perspective. #lrnchat
20:53 Quinnovator RT @lrnchat: Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:54 cre8iveii Q2 I’ve learned how to consolidate the stuff I need to cart around! And how much I love my Kindle app! #lrnchat
20:54 LnDDave A2) I’ve learned how to pack four days of clothes into a single carry-on bag. #lrnchat
20:54 ryantracey Q2) I’ve learned that some people pick up languages really easily – and I’m not one of them: http://t.co/vMSbnBwTP7 #lrnchat
20:54 JaneBozarth q2 learned that this is a big planet. Some folks need to get out more #lrnchat
20:54 ActivateLearn A2) Learned that you can only drink Guinness in Ireland. Everywhere else, it doesn’t taste so good. #lrnchat
20:54 urbie RT @lrnchat: Q2: What have you learned through traveling? #lrnchat
20:54 Dave_Ferguson @ActivateLearn Honestly, I’ve managed, There are no Guinness police. #lrnchat
20:54 JaneBozarth q2 learned that most people most places most times are happy to help #lrnchat
20:54 trainersleaders q2) Through traveling, I’ve learned how many of my home-culture-based assumptions needed serious retooling #lrnchat
20:54 britz A2) I’ve learned to enjoy the journey as much if not more than the destination when traveling. #lrnchat
20:54 JaneBozarth @ActivateLearn doesn’t travel well #lrnchat
20:55 cre8iveii “@LnDDave: A2) I’ve learned how to pack four days of clothes into a single carry-on bag. #lrnchat” kindred spirits!
20:55 Dave_Ferguson As a Canadian who grew up in the US, I could travel just by talking to myself… #lrnchat
20:55 ActivateLearn A2) Learned that hotels offering free WiFi is a MUST – and to pack a powerboard. So many devices, cables etc #lrnchat
20:55 urbie #lrnchat A2 best traveling experiences overseas have been on the local economy.
20:55 MattGuyan A2 I’ve learned how fortunate I’m to live in Oz #lrnchat
20:55 theASIDEblog Most important thing learned thru travel is realizing the impact policy has on other countries. #lrnchat
20:55 MattGuyan A2 I’ve learned to be more independent #lrnchat
20:55 ActivateLearn @janebozarth Alas…so a trip to Ireland again is in order methinks! #lrnchat
20:56 britz @ActivateLearn that’s crazy talk!😉 #lrnchat
20:56 trainersleaders Ditto! RT @christyritchie A2) [Through travel] I learn to shift my personal paradigm and try to imagine a different perspective. #lrnchat
20:56 lodtrain Q2) Learned about different cultures when training in Switz, De – they like f2f training, time to learn in cafes and more, #lrnchat
20:56 christyritchie @britz So true! Thank you! #lrnchat
20:56 JaneBozarth q2 learned all about good travel gadgets that make life better http://t.co/7ZXM8bIGtv #lrnchat
20:56 brunowinck @ActivateLearn Free Wifi, a rarety #lrnchat
20:56 ActivateLearn @dave_ferguson Try saying that to my husband. I’m now pestering him for us to go back to Ireland. He’s seriously considering #lrnchat
20:56 Quinnovator a2) how nice train travel is; how fascinating it is to see how others live; and how food provides great cultural insight #lrnchat
20:56 JaneBozarth q2 teaches coping, adapting, helps you be agile in thinking/moving in the world #lrnchat
20:56 Dave_Ferguson Pro tip while traveling: Never pass a bar that has your name on it. (Pete McCarthy, author of “McCarthy’s Bar”) #lrnchat
20:57 LnDDave A2) I’ve learned that every city has a unique personality. #lrnchat
20:57 brunowinck Learned that power socket have a different shape in different place #lrnchat
20:57 cre8iveii A2 today I learned that those fast passes through security might be valuable and a worthwhile investment. #lrnchat
20:57 theASIDEblog When in Rome, do as the Romans do? Respect of cultural differences, and social norms are a must. #lrnchat
20:57 JaneBozarth RT @Dave_Ferguson Pro tip while traveling: Never pass a bar that has your name on it. (Pete McCarthy, author of “McCarthy’s Bar”) #lrnchat
20:57 Quinnovator a2) that no matter how different a culture is collectively, individually people are generally really nice #lrnchat
20:57 eLearninCyclops RT @LnDDave A2) I’ve learned that every city has a unique personality. #lrnchat
20:57 Dave_Ferguson -@ActivateLearn Oh, that’s fine as a reason for going to Ireland. Less so as a reason not to drink G if you’re in, say, Kansas. #lrnchat
20:58 JaneBozarth RT @Quinnovator a2) how nice train travel is; how fascinating to see how others live; and how food provides great cultural insight #lrnchat
20:58 trainersleaders RT @JaneBozarth q2 [Travel] teaches coping, adapting, helps you be agile in thinking/moving in the world #lrnchat
20:58 audioswhite A2 Much! DId 3 month backpack in europe w/pals after college (late 80s) Learned how to seek experience & connections #lrnchat
20:58 brunowinck Q2) To know a few words in the local language always helps #lrnchat
20:58 urbie #lrnchat A2 foods and smells and textures vary greatly. Didn’t have to leave the states. Cajun in Mississippi, Missouri, Cali way different.
20:58 LnDDave A2) most cities have a baseball park worth visiting. #lrnchat
20:58 lodtrain Q2 learned that words have diff meanings depending upon where u travel intercultural awareness is key #lrnchat
20:58 christyritchie RT @trainersleaders: RT @JaneBozarth q2 [Travel] teaches coping, adapting, helps you be agile in thinking/moving in the world #lrnchat
20:58 audioswhite A2 – and to love Guinness on tap in Ireland🙂 #lrnchat
20:58 brunowinck Q3) Learning strategies change with culture, relation to school also #lrnchat
20:59 lrnchat Q3) What would you like to learn via traveling? #lrnchat
20:59 urbie RT @lrnchat: Q3) What would you like to learn via traveling? #lrnchat
20:59 ryantracey RT @JaneBozarth: q2 teaches coping, adapting, helps you be agile in thinking/moving in the world #lrnchat
20:59 MattGuyan A2 learned that it’s a good idea to keep a change of clothes in your carry on bag in case your suitcase goes missing…. #lrnchat
20:59 ActivateLearn A2) Oh now I’m just reminiscing about my recent trip to UK, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. *sigh* #lrnchat
20:59 LnDDave A2) I’ve learned that most people don’t call it “seltzer”. #lrnchat
20:59 Quinnovator RT @britz: A2) I’ve learned to enjoy the journey as much if not more than the destination when traveling. #lrnchat
20:59 LnDDave RT @lrnchat: Q3) What would you like to learn via traveling? #lrnchat
20:59 christyritchie I am learning that I can learn a lot about people when I hear what they look for in travel adventures… #lrnchat
21:00 eLearninCyclops Q2) Ask locals where THEY eat, hear music, etc. Otherwise they may just tell u what they think tourists are supposed to be told #lrnchat
21:00 ActivateLearn @audioswhite Yes!! #lrnchat
21:00 brunowinck Q3) I like to learn to cook in different places #lrnchat
21:00 trainersleaders q3) Through traveling, would like to learn what others do (far far) better than I do #lrnchat
21:00 eLearninCyclops RT @urbie RT @lrnchat: Q3) What would you like to learn via traveling? #lrnchat
21:00 theASIDEblog Travel builds trust. You realize that people from all walks of life have similar desires, particularly to be free. #lrnchat
21:00 Elham_ab RT @lrnchat: Q3) What would you like to learn via traveling? #lrnchat
21:00 Dave_Ferguson -@eLearninCyclops “Every city has unique personality.” You are so right. #lrnchat http://t.co/g9IkYbgOON
21:00 eLearninCyclops Q3) Another language #lrnchat
21:00 LnDDave A3) how to speak the local language and cook the local foods. #lrnchat
21:00 ActivateLearn A3) Love ‘real cultural experiences’ eg living and working with family on farm etc. Getting hands dirty #lrnchat
21:01 Quinnovator Gotta run and meet my hosts for tonite’s event; travel safely my friends! #lrnchat
21:01 brunowinck +1 cash money + copy of travel doc RT @MattGuyan A2 learned that it’s a good idea to keep a change of clothes #lrnchat
21:01 christyritchie A3) I like to learn what artwork is valued and why? Culture, history, local materials… #lrnchat
21:01 cre8iveii A3 the one place that the locals really go to eat not the one recommended by the hotel! #lrnchat
21:01 ActivateLearn A3)What I’d love to do is go to cold northern Scottish isles and learn to knit with communities up there for a while #lrnchat
21:01 ryantracey Q3) How they approach what you are trying to do back home. #lrnchat
21:01 LnDDave A3) the local gems that don’t appear in the Frommers Guides. #lrnchat
21:02 urbie #lrnchat A3 most of all I like learning peoples’ stories. Next I like old things. Headstones are cool, too. Parades + how people do happy.
21:02 Dave_Ferguson -@brunowinck Re travel docs: can’t hurt to take pic of your passport / visa/ what have you & store on Evernote, in Cloud, etc. #lrnchat
21:02 JaneBozarth q3 have to figure out how to travel w uke and still not check anything #lrnchat
21:02 ActivateLearn @christyritchie I’d agree. Europeans seem to appreciate it more. I love this about them. #lrnchat
21:02 trainersleaders I want to be on this trip! MT @LnDDave [Through travel, would like to learn] how to speak the local language & cook the local foods #lrnchat
21:02 Dave_Ferguson @JaneBozarth Pretend the uke is a purse. Or a really strange tablet. #lrnchat
21:02 eLearninCyclops Q3) How to cook gumbo when in New Orleans and BBQ when in Memphis. #lrnchat
21:03 Jovianshadow A3) What other countries and cultures are actually like, rather than what I see on National Geographic! #lrnchat
21:03 brunowinck @Dave_Ferguson Use good old paper, to access Internet requires a valid ID #lrnchat
21:03 ActivateLearn @quinnovator It’s great there isn’t it? We have to go back there…ah Dublin. Such a fine city…#lrnchat
21:03 LnDDave A3) how to navigate the local train system like a local. #lrnchat
21:03 eLearninCyclops Q3) Want to learn more and more world history #lrnchat
21:03 christyritchie @Dave_Ferguson @brunowinck GREAT TIP!!! Thanks! #lrnchat
21:03 LnDDave RT @eLearninCyclops: Q3) How to cook gumbo when in New Orleans and BBQ when in Memphis. #lrnchat
21:03 lodtrain Q3 learning local customs and taking the time to dine and not rush #lrnchat
21:03 bdean1000 A3 I enjoy learning how people learn in different places. #lrnchat
21:03 eLearninCyclops Q30 Learn who stood in this spot centuries ago. #lrnchat
21:04 britz RT @eLearninCyclops: Q3) Want to learn more and more world history #lrnchat
21:04 LnDDave A3) how to explore the world on someone else’s dime. #lrnchat
21:04 eLearninCyclops RT @bdean1000 A3 I enjoy learning how people learn in different places. #lrnchat
21:04 urbie #lrnchat A3 inadvertent learning can be fun. Water going down drains north/south of the equator, constellations, mythology.
21:04 Dave_Ferguson -@lodtrain In 2 trips to France, never once saw coffee in a take-out cup. I’m sure they have one, somewhere. Perhaps the Louvre. #lrnchat
21:04 christyritchie RT @eLearninCyclops: Q30 Learn who stood in this spot centuries ago. #lrnchat
21:04 JaneBozarth @LnDDave stick wit me schweetheaht #lrnchat
21:05 brunowinck Q3) Buy to many books to learn even more (and then carry them (heavy)) #lrnchat
21:05 urbie #lrnchat A3 I’ve noticed many Europeans speak English much better than I speak French, German, Dutch..
21:06 brunowinck Q3) Learn also how foreign people see us (us depending on where you come from) : mirror game #lrnchat
21:06 JaneBozarth @urbie you mean like @brunowinck? #lrnchat
21:06 lodtrain Q3 i had great experiences with f2f training and pairing folks that could translate what i said in english to french, german… #lrnchat
21:07 ActivateLearn A3)Also learned how EXPENSIVE everything is in Australia.One trip to supermarket and I’m making loud exclamations in the aisles #lrnchat
21:07 MattGuyan A3 learning where the pubs are… Lots of new beers to try #lrnchat
21:07 Dave_Ferguson I am still trying to find a way to collaborate onsite w/ my good friend @rsuominen. #lrnchat
21:07 eLearninCyclops Q3) Great to celebrate differences, but also nice when we LEARN how much we have in common. #lrnchat
21:08 ActivateLearn @mattguyan Oh we did plenty of that in the UK! Different beer every night…#lrnchat
21:08 eLearninCyclops RT @MattGuyan A3 learning where the pubs are… Lots of new beers to try #lrnchat // My fav part of visiting London
21:08 urbie RT @JaneBozarth: @urbie you mean like @brunowinck? #lrnchat yup. Rosetta Stone didn’t work for me. Twitter does tho.
21:08 Dave_Ferguson Hän on minun paras mahdollisuus saada Suomen. #lrnchat
21:09 lrnchat Q4) How could you learn better/best via travelling? #lrnchat
21:09 brunowinck @JaneBozarth True I learned english by hosting US students they couldn’t speak French so one of us had to fix the gaps #lrnchat
21:09 lodtrain RT @eLearninCyclops: Q3) Great to celebrate differences, but also nice when we LEARN how much we have in common. #lrnchat
21:09 eLearninCyclops RT @lrnchat Q4) How could you learn better/best via travelling? #lrnchat
21:09 LnDDave RT @lrnchat: Q4) How could you learn better/best via travelling? #lrnchat
21:10 eLearninCyclops Q4) Staying with the locals, not a hotel #lrnchat
21:10 brunowinck Q4) Staying looooong time in one place, until people take you for a local #lrnchat
21:10 Dave_Ferguson -@eLearninCyclops Essential to learning while traveling (as elsewhere) is openness to being wrong, making mistakes. #lrnchat
21:10 Elham_ab #lrnchat have reached the workshop. Gotta say goodbye now. See u nxt week!
21:10 LnDDave RT @eLearninCyclops: Q4) Staying with the locals, not a hotel #lrnchat
21:11 cre8iveii A4 seize the opportunities as they happen. Be open to adventures and get out of the hotel room! #lrnchat
21:11 britz A4. To learn more when traveling – go without an itinerary #lrnchat
21:11 brunowinck +1 RT @Dave_Ferguson -@eLearninCyclops Essential to learning while traveling is openness to being wrong, making mistakes. #lrnchat
21:11 trainersleaders q4) One way to learn better/best by traveling is to prepare (e.g., language studies, reading print/online materials) #lrnchat
21:11 ryantracey Q4) Useful to travel with a buddy who knows *something* about the place. Then you can exchange notes while learning together. #lrnchat
21:11 Dave_Ferguson -@eLearninCyclops My French is not that good, but enthusiasm + persistence + something to say = helps a lot. #lrnchat
21:11 JaneBozarth RT @cre8iveii A4 seize the opportunities as they happen. Be open to adventures and get out of the hotel room! #lrnchat
21:11 christyritchie A4) Through traveling, I am able to learn by experiencing different cultures through tastes, smells and textures. #lrnchat
21:11 complexified RT @JaneBozarth: RT @cre8iveii A4 seize the opportunities as they happen. Be open to adventures and get out of the hotel room! #lrnchat
21:12 cre8iveii “@eLearninCyclops: Q4) Staying with the locals, not a hotel #lrnchat” I did this in Samoa once and had adventure of lifetime!
21:12 urbie @Dave_Ferguson #lrnchat my 2-year project involves next practice research, immersive language learning. Lots of bests to sift thru.
21:12 eLearninCyclops RT @britz A4. To learn more when traveling – go without an itinerary #lrnchat
21:12 LnDDave RT @britz: A4. To learn more when traveling – go without an itinerary #lrnchat
21:12 ActivateLearn A4) Meet your PLN in person to learn!! http://t.co/Rrd9t50QHr #lrnchat
21:12 MarieKenerson Better late than never…traveling has taught me much about collective or cultural creativity-especially from indigenous peoples #lrnchat
21:12 trainersleaders q4) Another way to learn better/best by traveling is to spend more time with locals than with people from home #lrnchat
21:12 urbie RT @lrnchat: Q4) How could you learn better/best via travelling? #lrnchat
21:12 MattGuyan A4 Travel more often! #lrnchat
21:12 heikan2003 Q4) read the guide, ask lots of questions, & don’t take my husband #lrnchat
21:13 JaneBozarth Traveling has taught me a lot about weather… #lrnchat
21:13 LnDDave A4) I usually try to allocate some time to just pick a direction and take a long walk, just to see what I encounter. #lrnchat
21:13 MarieKenerson Q2: traveling alone around the globe showed me a lot of how trustworthy most people are. #lrnchat
21:13 trainersleaders q4) Another way to learn better/best by traveling is to use local resources (e.g., newspapers, radio stations) #lrnchat
21:13 Dave_Ferguson -@MarieKenerson And in a way, the best people are always indigenous. Even if they travel a lot, they’re always at home. #lrnchat
21:13 brunowinck @Dave_Ferguson So many words in common, pb is more to be aware that words carry diff meanings ex chance/hazard #lrnchat
21:13 ActivateLearn RT @mattguyan: A4 Travel more often! #lrnchat
21:13 JaneBozarth RT @heikan2003 Q4) read the guide, ask lots of questions, & don’t take my husband #lrnchat
21:13 LeavUrImge2FDP @lrnchat A1: Exposes u 2 cultures/practices outside of ur own tht hpflly encourge u 2 apprciate wht u hv & strive 4 wht cn b. #lrnchat
21:13 cre8iveii “@JaneBozarth: Traveling has taught me a lot about weather… #lrnchat”and to pay attention before leaving home!
21:14 JaneBozarth @LnDDave I love to pick a subway stop, pop up & see what’s what. Maybe stay, maybe no. #lrnchat
21:14 eLearninCyclops Q4) Before u leave, talk to everyone u know from the destination or those who have been there #lrnchat
21:14 Dave_Ferguson -@brunowinck G B Shaw said the Americans and the English are two peoples divided by a common language. #lrnchat
21:14 urbie #lrnchat A4 prolly learn best during travels by drawing what I see, dialog-ing with passers-by. #sketchnoting I suppose.
21:14 brunowinck Q4) Don’t buy a guide, travel without knowing too much => oblige to be attentive, ask locals, take chances #lrnchat
21:14 ActivateLearn I’m quickly learning that this discussion is only making me want to travel more.*sigh* #noleaveleft #lrnchat
21:14 trainersleaders q4) Social media tools (e.g., Yelp) can be tremendously helpful in learning while traveling if you want good local experience #lrnchat
21:14 cammybean Ooh, I thought I’d travel a bit tonight…into #lrnchat
21:14 MarieKenerson Q2:extensive travel alone also taught me to trust my own intuition and a magical things happened-synchronicity! #lrnchat
21:15 lodtrain RT @eLearninCyclops: Q4) Before u leave, talk to everyone u know from the destination or those who have been there #lrnchat
21:15 LeavUrImge2FDP @lrnchat A2: The world is intellectually big. Thr r practices & wys of life diff thn my own yet jus as efctv if not more. #lrnchat
21:15 christyritchie Traveling has helped me in life by teaching me to relax and go with the flow! #lrnchat
21:15 Dave_Ferguson -@brunowinck Now, I buy lots of guides & read a lot — I think of it as travel foreplay. #lrnchat
21:15 LnDDave I also find local supermarkets interesting, seeing what they sell that’s different from home. #lrnchat
21:16 cammybean Q4) When I travel, I like to talk to people. Other people and not just the ones in my head. I keep learning how similar we are.
#lrnchat
21:16 JaneBozarth Pay attention to apps like yelp, less to ‘guidebooks’. Ask cab driver where he’d have dinner. Take the rickshaw. #lrnchat
21:16 heikan2003 People watching is good learning no matter where you are. #lrnchat
21:16 urbie #lrnchat A4 on the 28th traveling yo #EdCampWestTexas in Abilene. Interacting with K12 educators. Many Kodak, PD moments.
21:16 Dave_Ferguson -@LnDDave I thought that about the shark snacks and sweaters apparently made from steel wool at the Reykjavik airport. #lrnchat
21:16 ActivateLearn @lnddave And how expensive Australian wine is overseas in their supermarkets. At least that’s cheap for us. #lrnchat
21:16 ryantracey Q4) Another Aussie talking about beer, but seriously you can tell a lot about a place by what’s on tap. #lrnchat
21:16 trainersleaders “#lrnchat Gotcha!” RT @ActivateLearn I’m quickly learning that this discussion is only making me want to travel more.*sigh* #lrnchat
21:17 ActivateLearn With all this talk of beer and wine and travelling, please don’t get the wrong picture of me. #lrnchat
21:17 brunowinck @Dave_Ferguson Understand but guides dealing with hotels, restaurant tend to enforce existing success and neglect less mainstream . #lrnchat
21:17 eLearninCyclops RT @christyritchie Traveling has helped me in life by teaching me to relax and go with the flow! #lrnchat
21:17 lrnchat Q5) How can we broaden learner’s minds? #lrnchat
21:17 MarieKenerson Q4: Suspend judgment #lrnchat
21:17 cammybean Hey — let’s all go travel some where and see what happens! #lrnchat
21:17 JaneBozarth @brunowinck agreed #lrnchat
21:17 lodtrain RT @JaneBozarth: Pay attention to apps like yelp, less to ‘guidebooks’. Ask cab driver where he’d have dinner. Take the rickshaw. #lrnchat
21:17 ActivateLearn @ryantracey Cheers! #lrnchat
21:17 lodtrain RT @heikan2003: People watching is good learning no matter where you are. #lrnchat
21:17 eLearninCyclops RT @lrnchat Q5) How can we broaden learner’s minds? #lrnchat
21:18 JaneBozarth Hey let’s all go to @cammybean’s house! #lrnchat
21:18 MarieKenerson “@britz: A4. To learn more when traveling – go without an itinerary #lrnchat” my opinion that definitely works out better!
21:18 brunowinck +1 RT @MarieKenerson Q4: Suspend judgment #lrnchat
21:18 Dave_Ferguson -@JaneBozarth No, @cammybean wants to travel. Let’s go SELL her house. #lrnchat
21:18 cammybean RT @britz: A4. To learn more when traveling – go without an itinerary #lrnchat
21:18 eLearninCyclops Q5) Place them in a new and exciting setting. #lrnchat
21:19 cammybean @Dave_Ferguson @JaneBozarth It’s is kind of an exotic vacation spot. We have a stream. And ducks. #lrnchat
21:19 ActivateLearn A5) Immerse them into something SO different, SO mindblowingly exciting, SO challenging (but not too hard), SO fun #lrnchat
21:19 brunowinck Q5) Turn learning into discovery like a travel, think about mindset not only contents #lrnchat
21:19 trainersleaders q5) Perhaps we can we broaden learners’ minds by creating a sense of travel through the learning we facilitate #lrnchat
21:19 MJK60631 RT @lrnchat: Q5) How can we broaden learner’s minds? #lrnchat
21:19 cre8iveii There’s some strange Chicago popcorn that you have buy & take home. Or maybe this gal just wants my nice seat w/the power plugs. #lrnchat
21:19 ryantracey Q5) Combine on-screen with off-screen. #lrnchat
21:19 Jovianshadow @activatelearn Beer & Wine is an integral part of travelling! Nothing better than a coldie after a long days drive in the outback! #lrnchat
21:19 lodtrain Q5) Broaden learners minds (traveling) by talking about intercultural awareness & getting colleagues from all countries to discuss #lrnchat
21:19 eLearninCyclops Q5) Bring home, and share, knowledge. Especially if u r just back from a conference🙂 #lrnchat
21:19 christyritchie A5) Broaden learner’s minds through experiential learning, exposure to new ideas and challenging existing thoughts. #lrnchat
21:20 cammybean Q5) I know, let’s spend the corporate budget on a conference in hawaii! That’ll broaden their minds! Or something… #lrnchat
21:20 heikan2003 Q5) job exchange #lrnchat
21:20 brunowinck Q5) Travel starts with the trip, it’s conditioning, learning could start with a trip also #lrnchat
21:20 urbie #lrnchat A4 in phd studies armchair travels about how tourists/explorers from Old World radically changed the New: informing sustainable ISD
21:20 ActivateLearn @jovianshadow Exactly! #lrnchat
21:20 trainersleaders RT @eLearninCyclops Q5) [To broaden learners’ minds] Place them in a new and exciting setting. #lrnchat
21:20 JaneBozarth RT @Dave_Ferguson: -@JaneBozarth No, @cammybean wants to travel. Let’s go SELL her house. #lrnchat
21:20 lodtrain RT @eLearninCyclops: Q5) Bring home, and share, knowledge. Especially if u r just back from a conference🙂 #lrnchat
21:20 cammybean @JaneBozarth @Dave_Ferguson A buyer would have to agree to take the children and the ducks. #lrnchat
21:20 LnDDave A5) don’t teach, let learners explore and experience something on their own. #lrnchat
21:21 ActivateLearn @cammybean *sigh* a blast from the past. Conferences in resorts….#lrnchat
21:21 urbie RT @lrnchat: Q5) How can we broaden learner’s minds? #lrnchat
21:21 heikan2003 Q5)keep exposing them to new ideas and things #lrnchat
21:21 theASIDEblog If we truly want to broaden learners minds, move beyond the bubble assessment “I choose C” mentality. #lrnchat
21:21 cammybean RT @heikan2003 Q5) job exchange #lrnchat > Ooh, yeah. “Secondment” > great way to broaden a mind.
21:21 ryantracey @cammybean Mmm… duck. #lrnchat
21:21 eLearninCyclops RT @LnDDave A5) don’t teach, let learners explore and experience something on their own. #lrnchat
21:21 ActivateLearn RT @elearnincyclops: Q5) Bring home, and share, knowledge. Especially if u r just back from a conference🙂 #lrnchat
21:21 LnDDave A5) Take a field trip. #lrnchat
21:21 MattGuyan @ActivateLearn Well said!! #lrnchat
21:22 JaneBozarth Ask locals what they’d do on night out. @melsgilbert showed me a great time last week at http://t.co/ekjVRYoWsw Atlanta #lrnchat
21:22 christyritchie RT @LnDDave: A5) don’t teach, let learners explore and experience something on their own. #lrnchat
21:22 cammybean RT @LnDDave A5) Take a field trip. > inside your mind… #lrnchat
21:22 ActivateLearn @mattguyan Yeah now I want to do that for myself. #lrnchat
21:22 JaneBozarth Take copies of @JaneBozarth’s books wherever you go. #lrnchat
21:22 trainersleaders RT @LnDDave A5) [To broaden learners’ minds] Take a field trip. #lrnchat
21:22 MarieKenerson Q5: expose people to differences sometimes big differences. #lrnchat
21:22 MattGuyan @eLearninCyclops Yes always share. Maybe some reflection too? #lrnchat
21:22 lodtrain Q5) Teaching in a different country is amazing and finding out how to engage students that speak diff langs good idea for anyone #lrnchat
21:23 cammybean @JaneBozarth @melsgilbert For a good time call? #lrnchat
21:23 urbie #lrnchat A5 2 ways to broaden learners’ minds: with a turn-buckle (not recommended) and via story. A good story evokes empathy, connection.
21:23 MarieKenerson Q5: create our own learning maps! #lrnchat
21:23 ryantracey It’s not shameless plug time yet – RT @JaneBozarth Take copies of @janebozarth’s books wherever you go. #lrnchat
21:23 trainersleaders Wonderfully sassy idea: RT @JaneBozarth [To broaden learners’ minds] Take copies of @JaneBozarth’s books wherever you go. #lrnchat
21:23 Dave_Ferguson -@lodtrain I’ve always thought that could be interesting to do. Depends on the country, though… #lrnchat
21:24 heikan2003 @LnDDave love field trips! #lrnchat
21:24 davidbell02 @eLearninCyclops @lrnchat #lrnchat
21:24 brunowinck true RT @lodtrain Q5) Teaching in a different country is amazing and finding out how to engage students that speak diff langs #lrnchat
21:24 cammybean I did a year abroad in college. Would like to do a year abroad as an adult. Maybe when my kids go to college… #lrnchat
21:24 JaneBozarth @ryantracey That wasn’t a plug. That was helpful Feedback. #lrnchat
21:24 ryantracey @JaneBozarth Oh, I stand corrected :0P #lrnchat
21:24 MJK60631 RT @LnDDave A5) Take a field trip. #lrnchat > Got same advice from @neiltyson Adults shouldn’t stop playing, exploring. Keep curiosity alive
21:24 trainersleaders MT @lodtrain Teaching in different country is amazing; finding out how to engage students that speak diff langs good for anyone #lrnchat
21:24 urbie RT @JaneBozarth: Take copies of @JaneBozarth’s books wherever you go. #lrnchat
21:24 Dave_Ferguson Earlier this year I was virtual guest for presentation session in Finland. I told them Americans think: saunas…and IKEA. #lrnchat
21:25 lrnchat QWrap) It’s that time again. Please re-introduce yourselves. Shameless plugs welcome #lrnchat
21:25 LnDDave RT @lrnchat: QWrap) It’s that time again. Please re-introduce yourselves. Shameless plugs welcome #lrnchat
21:25 urbie RT @lrnchat: QWrap) It’s that time again. Please re-introduce yourselves. Shameless plugs welcome #lrnchat
21:25 JaneBozarth All the best countries sell Diet Mt Dew #lrnchat
21:26 Dave_Ferguson Dave, currently near DC. From an island in the east. Could soon be on an island in the west. #lrnchat
21:26 ryantracey QWrap) Ryan Tracey from Sydney. My shamless plug: “Something all learning pro’s should do” http://t.co/vMSbnBwTP7 #lrnchat
21:26 christyritchie @cammybean I did a year in Up With People and spent 6 months living in host families in different countries. It shaped me! #lrnchat
21:26 brunowinck QWrap) Bruno winck, Software Architect –> Looking for tweeps to skype/interview on “How you learn, retain, apply” #lrnchat
21:26 MarieKenerson Institute sabbaticals!! Gaps add value after all!!! #lrnchat
21:26 lodtrain Qwrap) #lrnchat amazing and cant wait to travel again from IT Clickity Click global training – thanks everyone!!!
21:26 OU812Jensen #lrnchat A5) create experiential cross functional learning opportunities – for example I spent the afternoon on the production floor today.
21:26 JaneBozarth @Dave_Ferguson and Girl With A Dragon Tattoo. Finland? Norway? Tomato, tomahto. #lrnchat
21:26 LnDDave “@JaneBozarth: All the best countries sell Diet Mt Dew #lrnchat” << and Bud Light Lime.
21:27 heikan2003 Qwrap) sorry I only caught the end of this, thanks from Heidi in KS; back to ID work tomorrow #lrnchat
21:27 trainersleaders Wrap-up: Paul Signorelli; San Francisco-based writer-trainer-presenter-social media strategist; blogging at http://t.co/Nr8guYLjKp #lrnchat
21:27 urbie #lrnchat Qwrap urbie delgado, instructional designer, Jot Pro stylus driver.
21:27 christyritchie Christy, grad student at Pepperdine. Please take a 15 min survey to help my research. Thanks! #lrnchat
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21:28 Jovianshadow QWrap) Simon from Canberra…& I haven’t been in the game long enough to plug anything🙂 #lrnchat
21:28 JaneBozarth Jane. In CHI for #olc13. Notes from today’s #ShowYourWork session at http://t.co/riK1Lhu7Pt #lrnchat
21:28 trainersleaders RT @ryantracey QWrap) Ryan Tracey from Sydney. My shamless plug: “Something all learning pro’s should do” http://t.co/a3IZMWj3G0 #lrnchat
21:29 MattGuyan Time to travel back to work… Great to talk to you all #lrnchat
21:29 cammybean @JaneBozarth @Dave_Ferguson Isn’t IKEA Swedish? #lrnchat
21:29 ActivateLearn Goodbye everyone! Nice chatting and reminiscing about travel. Now off to get some lunch. #lrnchat
21:29 cammybean @MattGuyan Wait, your time traveling? What?😉 #lrnchat
21:29 JaneBozarth RT @ryantracey QWrap) Ryan Tracey from Sydney. My shamless plug: “Something all learning pro’s should do” http://t.co/UxW2gwiYnX #lrnchat
21:29 ryantracey @trainersleaders Will read your post about Klout. #lrnchat
21:29 OU812Jensen #lrnchat QWrap my travels have enabled me to expand my knowledge and my network. I love learning about and meeting others so many lenses.
21:29 Dave_Ferguson -@cammybean Yes. My 3 were sauna, Vikings, IKEA (only 1 is Finnish). Contrast to their, um, straightforward way of presenting. #lrnchat
21:29 brunowinck RT @JaneBozarth: Jane. In CHI for #olc13. Notes from today’s #ShowYourWork session at http://t.co/riK1Lhu7Pt #lrnchat
21:30 cammybean @christyritchie Up, up with people. We meet ’em wherever we go! #lrnchat
21:30 JaneBozarth travel is how I got to meet @ryantracey F2F – in Sydney #lrnchat
21:30 lrnchat Thanks everyone for joining #lrnchat tonight. See you next week!