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ERIC Number: ED427735
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Nov
Pages: 6
Abstractor: N/A
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Implementing Socrates Knowledge Management System for Education and Training.
Shrivastava, Paul
This paper develops a new conception of organizational knowledge management as "knowledge ecology." The Socrates electronic learning environment is described as an example of a knowledge ecosystem for education and training. The Socrates program was developed as a knowledge management system, viewing classrooms as organizations for lifelong learning. Socrates allows even novice Web users to quickly (in a day) create instructional Web sites with integrated knowledge resources and Web training tools. Based on its early experience, several implementation barriers are identified. Future research needs for developing and implementing organizational knowledge ecologies are discussed. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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Note: In: WebNet 98 World Conference of the WWW, Internet and Intranet Proceedings (3rd, Orlando, FL, November 7-12, 1998); see IR 019 231.