Here's a Venn diagram I created to position Social Learning at the intersection of formal and informal learning.

[rel] David Foster Wallace talks about how we extract meaning from experience (↬Maria Popova which I've added below (click on the image and scroll right).
[rel] DFW's speech, visualized:
[rel] " in the near future, all learning will be boundary-less. All learning content will be computational, not contrived or prestructured. All learning will be granular, with coherence formed by individual learners. " -
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