iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy
AUGUST 24, 2011
It’s an interesting graphic that actually places example iPad applications into Bloom’s levels of performance in the cognitive domain. Instructional Design eLearning Bloom's Taxonomy ipad iPad Applications in Bloom's TaxonomyThis has bubbled up in my feeds not once, but several times now. Check it out.
iPad for eLearning
MARCH 18, 2011
I have read several articles about iPad for eLearning and I believe that we are missing the point. Why iPad was created? iPad was not created for supporting eLearning and (or) mLearning instead it was created as a media device that supports books, magazines, newspapers, games, music, video and web access. The answer is simple. Come on guys. But guess. Yes we can!
Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ
FEBRUARY 22, 2011
This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning. Some Mobile Learning Predictions for 2011 Mobile learning will get its own identity. Here are my top 10 eLearning predictions for 2011. We would welcome lots of discussion.
Is the iPad Driving eLearning Towards HTML5?
OCTOBER 20, 2011
The battle between web technologies (read ‘ Apple and Adobe ‘) started a couple of years back when Apple decided to not support Flash on its newly launched iPad terming it buggy. The eLearning industry was not too happy about the iPad not featuring Flash as it meant reinventing the wheel for animation and interactivity in eLearning.
eLearning & mLearning: 2011 Consumer Electronics Show Takeaways
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 18, 2011
Tablets Many have coined 2011 "the year of the tablet" and I believe it. The iPad has been well received among educational institutions. Even though Apple doesn't show at CES, their presence was certainly felt as the competition scrambled to churn out products that would be able to compete with the ever-popular iPad. by AJ George. Another year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) has come and gone. What did this year's CES bring to the table for the eLearning industry? Notion Ink Adam. Tablet Laptops. Razer Switchblade.
In case you missed it – 2011 in posts
Clive on Learning
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Before I take my leave for Christmas, I thought I'd provide you with this summary of all my posts on Clive on Learning in 2011. Get on a train Why does learning content seem so much more exciting on an iPad? I've marked with asterisks a few posts that were particularly significant from my point of view. December Where is the model for e-learning? Massively scalable training * Face-to-face is for special occasions * Can we dispense with email? The Big Question: how to assess informal learning Can self-study be social? Back in business If in doubt, do it yourself
‘iPadisms’ from Elliott Masie
JULY 1, 2011
Last month Xyleme had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with none other than elearning luminary Elliott Masie on “iPad, a Game Changer for Blended Learning”. During this webinar event Elliott Masie shared valuable insights on how the iPad is transforming learning within organizations, and why organizations need to offer training on the iPad. by Roberta Gogos @rgogos.
Hoodies, iPads & a Meetup: Getting Excited for ASTD 2011
MAY 19, 2011
The OpenSesame crew is packing up for our trip (from rainy Portland, OR) to (sunny) Orlando, Florida next week for the American Society of Training & Development’s annual International Conference & Expo (ICE). ICE is the premier international event in the professional training and development industry, featuring more than 8,000 attendees from organizations all over the world.
Top 50 eLearning Posts For 2011
JANUARY 11, 2012
So we thought it would be interesting take a journey down our blog for some of the most popular and noteworthy posts of 2011. So without much ado, here are Top 50 eLearning Posts of 2011 from our blog as determined by you, our readers. iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy. Is the iPad Driving eLearning Towards HTML5? Read them. Reflect on them. Debate them. Enjoy them!
eLearning & mLearning: It's All Happening--And Faster Than You Think
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 16, 2011
It's that time of year again so the 2011 Horizon Report has been released with some interesting insights on just how far we've come in a year. But, just two months into 2011, it looks like smartphones are already outselling PCs. Smartphones Some, like a private school in Tennseee , have made iPads in the classroom mandatory. by AJ George. Game Based Learning.
mLearning: The Time is Now
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 6, 2011
Before jumping in, consider these points from Jason Bickle's eLearning Devcon 2011 session, Design Approaches for Adapting Content for mLearning. My first thought about Swiffy was that it would solve a LOT of the problems I hear with SWF content not playing on Apple devices like the iPad. " It looks like the future of mLearning is officially now. Do you have. Fingers crossed!
A Text-Book App for Facebook well…mostly for iPad
AUGUST 11, 2011
Kno (pronounced “Know ) is a company that produces an application to for digital text books for downloading onto iPads, eReaders, the web and now for Facebook. Zoom in on any picture by double-tapping (iPad only).Create Preview any page from an entire book (iPad only.) Organize all your textbooks, PDFs and content in one spot (iPad only). Education
HTML5 for iPad – Early Preview Now Available!
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Soon is sooner now – You can now have an “Early Preview of our HTML5 output for the iPad. Adobe eLearning Suite HTML5 iPadThanks everyone for your response to the HTML5 – Coming Soon announcement on Facebook page and Twitter. All you need to do is: 1. Get onto our Facebook page 2. Leave a comment on our Wall. [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5
Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
focus here on what I think are the top skills for elearning now, in 2011. Instead, when looking to hire, I think managers are going to care more about these job skills, my top skills for elearning in 2011. 1. The larger iPads and emerging competition are catching everyone’s attention for sales use and elearning deployment. Working in elearning taps into many skill sets.
Develop HTML5 interactions with enhanced Raptivity 6.6
OCTOBER 13, 2011
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20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
And, how could we possibly end this post without mentioning the iPad? Learning Trends 2011. Learning Tools Directory 2011. TechKnowledge 2011: Why Learning Professionals Still Have a Lot to Learn. The Complete List of iPad Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials. The Apple iPad is an amazing tablet, that goes without say. Create iPad Stories with StoryPatch.
eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond
DECEMBER 23, 2010
Technologies like the iPad, Android tablets and, of course smart phones, are creating what looks to be a bright future for eLearning, in general. 2011 distance education eLearning future mobile learning predictionsThis summer I attended the 2010 Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, Wisconsin.
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time. a.k.a.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Sure, companies may still provided workers with an old BlackBerry (on a 2-year contract), but increasingly more people will opt to use their own iPhones/iPads or Android handsets or tablets once their devices can be secured and supported within their organizations. 3. Meanwhile, next generation iPads and Android 3.x
Make eLearning for the iPad for FREE
JULY 14, 2011
I feel some guilty pleasure when other trainers and elearning developers become jealous of my elearning app for the iPad. Because the Mac iOS doesn’t support Flash, many of my colleagues haven’t been able to take advantage of the best elearning tool ever: the iPad. My app did not cost that much ($7,000 developed in 2010 and $4000 for upgrades in 2011). So, I will share my first efforts making elearning for the iPad. Put the epub file in iTunes and sync your iPad(s). eLearning Tools Development epub iPad mLearning MobileLearning Tools
iPad Ready for College!
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
In an interesting article at Fast Company titled Apple’s iPad Officially Passes the Higher Education Test it was declared that the iPad has the features college students are looking for in an electronic, portable device. Here are some highlights from the article: The most impressive iPad feature was also the simplest: a smooth scrolling touchscreen. Ultimately, Reed’s stamp of approval simply demonstrates that tablets do not leave students worse off. Content Guide
South Florida ASTD Slides and Resources
SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
Text-Book App for Facebook well…mostly for iPad. I had a chance to give a presentation to the South Florida ASTD chapter virtually this evening, would have loved to have been there in person. The beauty and curse of technology. Anyway, here are the slides and some resources. Here are the slides from the presentation: Gadgets, Games and Google For Learning South FL Presentation. Design
Will the iPad continue its tablet domination? A look at the market landscape
AUGUST 26, 2011
Today, the iPad is the undisputed leader both for massive corporate deployments and usage in schools. Since Apple launched the iPad in April 2010, the first in the new generation of media tablets to hit the market, it has sold more than 30 million units. According to a study by Gartner published in April, 70 million tablets will be sold in 2011, 300% more than in 2010.
14 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 18
MARCH 22, 2011
Yes, we have covered it all from QR codes in education to replacing smartboards with iPads. Can Your iPad Replace Your SmartBoard? Then, can an iPad replace the smartboard and help cut down on cost? Quick List Of iPad Resources For The Classroom. Here’s a quick list of iPad resources specially meant for classroom study. 4. Read to know the answer. 2. Know more. 6.
mLearnCon 2011 VIDEO Introduction
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
APRIL 27, 2011
At least that's what the calendars on my iPad and iPhone are telling me. mLearnCon, Mobile Learning Conference and Expo from The eLearning Guild on Vimeo. mLearnCon is not that far away. June will be here faster than you think. Its going to be an intense 3 days highly focused on mobile learning. If you don't think you're ready for mobile, I would suggest you think again.
Doctoring the Informal Learning Environment
MAY 3, 2011
would get myself an iPad and carry it with me at all time as an indispensable learning aid. informal learning discussion forum doctor ehealth FLE formal learning formal learning environment hospital ILE informal learning environment ipad meded medical education nurse profiles SME wikiAnne Marie Cunningham is a GP and Clinical Lecturer at Cardiff University, Wales. So what can we do?
The How & Why of iPads, HTML5 & Mobile Devices in eLearning, Training & Education
NOVEMBER 18, 2011
I’ve been itching to write some about the proliferation of mobile devices in the wake of Tablet computers like the Apple iPad, the Samsung Galaxy, the Blackberry Playbook and a myriad of others for quite a while. Much of what I’ve read is very technical and always seems a little heavy on hype and light [.]. Conferences and events Content Migration eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 HTML5 HTML5 Converter Partridge publish to HTML5
8 interesting things at CeBIT
JUNE 1, 2011
Interactive whiteboards – These have been around for a while, but the one I saw at the Promethean stall looked like a huge iPad. conference 2011 Australian Defence Force CeBIT CeBIT Australia Chargebar DrapeBrowser Emotiv eWAY Getac Getac Rugged m-learning mlearning NuMaps Promethean whiteboardHowever I still like to go to the expo. And this year was no exception.
Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
It can play back on iPhone, iPad, and Android with support for Blackberry coming soon. Table of contents is persistent on the iPad and is a pop-up on the iPhone. About a year ago, I wrote about the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash. Now any document can become a Web page." The mobile version allows you to compose mobile learning courses using the same authoring system.
Adobe Captivate 5.5: At Long Last. Publish Support for Apple Mobile Devices
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 14, 2011
by Kevin Siegel Anyone who created eLearning lessons using any version of Adobe Captivate older than version 5 is painfully aware that Captivate does not offer publishing options for any of the Apple mobile devices (iPhone, iPad or iPod). The new Adobe Captivate 5.5 eliminates the issue. MP4 is the video format used for publishing to Apple devices and YouTube.
Show PowerPoint on the iPad for Free
OCTOBER 25, 2011
SlideShark is a great (free) way to view PowerPoint presentations on the iPad. All you need to do is upload your PPT to a secure online account and they’ll convert it. You then use the SlideShark app to download and view your new presentation. All fonts and graphics are retained. Colors remain the same. Your animations still work. You can also swipe up to reveal a list of your slides.
mLearning DevCon 2011
OCTOBER 14, 2011
Some of the work we’ve been doing for clients over the past year has involved not designing for mobile specifically, but creating designs that work on tablet devices (particularly iPads). shared some lessons we’ve learned in the process – as well as through my HTML5 research and advocacy over the past couple of years – in Will This Work on my iPad? Diane and I are gearing up for DevLearn 2011 in Las Vegas in a few weeks, so if you want to get in touch, please do at @dpelkins or @jkunrein. Uncategorized conferences hype iPad lectora mlearning prototyping
2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Our system offers or has the capability for mobile learning (some use variance of the system offers). A few systems pitch that they have full mobile learning capability, especially with the iPad including the angle that you can see it full screen rather than the standard universal look – which shows up similar to the smartphone look – i.e. small. Award winners for 2011. The 2011 Open Source Commercial System of the Year goes to . 2011 Commercial System of the Year. but after much consideration, decided this week to focus only on the LMS sector. Reality.
20th Century flops?
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 4, 2011
The interview was requested because there has been public outcry about one school in Cornwall called Mounts Bay Academy (very close to where I live here in Devon) that has recently purchased an iPad for each of its 900 students. The moaning is from the Tax Payers Alliance, who consider the iPad a 'gimmick' and a waste of taxpayers money. Here is the story as reported by BBC News.