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. Focussed around students, and not really workplace learning, but interesting nonetheless. Instructional Design eLearning Bloom's Taxonomy ipad iPad Applications in Bloom's TaxonomyCheck it out.
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.
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? Learning apps. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Learning Analytics 6. Video galore. Rovy F.
Why does learning content seem so much more exciting on an iPad?
Clive on Learning
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
I'm convinced that the future of e-learning will be on tablet devices. But for learning, a tablet seems such a perfect fit. Since DevLearn last week, when it seemed every other person was carrying an iPad, I've been trying to figure out just what it is that tablets offer as a delivery medium for learning which a laptop can't do equally as well. It's much more likely to be used in a 'lean back' mode, which is more conducive to reflective learning. But it has a big enough screen to display just about any learning content with ease.
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JULY 5, 2011
We recently concluded a great show at mLearnCon 2011. It’s no secret that effective learning cannot be achieved without a robust strategy. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? mLearnCon 2011 Backchannel – Collected Resources. Why You Need a Mobile Learning Strategy. Infographic: iPad Usage In The UK.
10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad
MARCH 24, 2011
One question that I get often is How does the Motorola Xoom compare to the iPad? So without further ado, here are 10 things I really like about the Xoom as compared to the iPad, which I bought and have used since the first day it went on sale: 1. didn’t really realized this until later but I was able to activate my Xoom, setup my Gmail account, as well as my Exchange e-mail and.Mac account without ever needing to connect my Tablet to a computer as I had to do when I first bought the iPad. The iPad has nothing comparable to this. 3. codenamed Honeycomb. Widgets.
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. Game Based Learning Isn’t Always Electronic. 2. Microlearning – A Paradigm Shift In The Way We Learn. 6. Upside Learning eLearnin
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FEBRUARY 15, 2011
As people increasingly embrace social media and new technologies with open arms, social learning, informal learning and blended learning continue to gain a strong foothold in an organization’s learning palette. And, how could we possibly end this post without mentioning the iPad? How Blended Learning Will Change the World. Learning Trends 2011.
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MARCH 22, 2011
Yes, we have covered it all from QR codes in education to replacing smartboards with iPads. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? 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. Model Of Workplace Learning.
2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Initially I was going to provide a list of all my award winners including web conferening, stand alone mobile learning, etc., Before announcing the winners, I have seen a trend regarding mobile learning, that can easily mislead folks. Mobile Learning. Two years ago there were some folks who believed that mobile learning where tools, etc. What has been applying is the term mobile learning and how it it pitched to consumers in the e-learning sector, especially with LMS/LCMS/Learning platform vendors. Award winners for 2011. Learning 24/7.
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. December Where is the model for e-learning? November Profile of a learning architect: Darren Owen Shepherd accused of sensationalist claptrap Beware who's selling informal learning * Blending is a continuum Want to write? Get on a train Why does learning content seem so much more exciting on an iPad? The Big Question: how to assess informal learning Can self-study be social?
Develop HTML5 interactions with enhanced Raptivity 6.6
OCTOBER 13, 2011
Community Computer software Education Software eLearning eLearning Software eLearning tools HTML5 interactive learning mLearning rapid learning Android e-learning software elearning interactive tool elements management HTML5 interactions interactions interactive builder iPad iPhone launch webinar mobile platforms mobile publishing Raptivity community Simulations video elements video support
5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012
DECEMBER 20, 2011
In 2011, I saw quite a few items that resonated. They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. For the mobile learning space – it is a necessity. If you are still a huge fan of ILT or believe a blended learning approach is necessary, why stick only to PowerPoint, handouts and long talks?
Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts
JUNE 21, 2011
Mobile Learning has been on our minds and for all the right reasons. Today, mLearnCon 2011 opens it doors to hundreds of visitors from in and around the US. And we are one of the 30 exhibitors showcasing our entire range of innovative Mobile Learning Solutions at booth number 316. What Is Mobile Learning? But what exactly is mobile learning? See you there.
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. Social learning is still finding its place in corporate elearning. Since Flash is not supported on iPads, the rapid elearning tools have been useless. Social Media.
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 McGraw Hill, commonly known for textbook publishing, is making the move toward mobile with a new mobile learning platform.
mLearning: The Time is Now
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 6, 2011
by AJ George The push for mobile learning (mLearning) has been a surprisingly long one. And now a recent T+D magazine features the article: " At Last: M-Learning Going Mainstream." There appears to be little evidence of adoption slowing down anytime soon, so it looks like if you've been itching to get started with mobile learning, the time is now.
eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond
DECEMBER 23, 2010
This summer I attended the 2010 Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, Wisconsin. Technologies like the iPad, Android tablets and, of course smart phones, are creating what looks to be a bright future for eLearning, in general. Formal and informal learning experiences will merge and the differences blurred.
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MAY 3, 2011
Learning as we knew it has undergone (and continues to undergo) a sea change. Today, we have new forms of learning like – blended, informal, social, mobile etc. Learn about some of these new approaches here. For those of you who have been bitten by the iPad bug, we have included some cool apps. Top 10 Challenges Of Blended Learning. Learning is no exception.
How Suitable Is HTML5 For Mobile Learning?
NOVEMBER 22, 2011
HTML5 is adoption for mobile learning is picking up; perhaps the iPad is one driver of change , rapid improvements in regular and mobile browsers rendering HTML5 another. Recently, How suitable is for mobile learning? Upside LearningLarge companies, especially in the BFSI market need security built into their technology solutions. Are our customers ready for it?
Hoodies, iPads & a Meetup: Getting Excited for ASTD 2011
MAY 19, 2011
While I’m a big fan of self-directed and resourceful learning, conferences are great, in-depth learning experiences. 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). Events Good Times
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.
Doctoring the Informal Learning Environment
MAY 3, 2011
Recently Anne Marie blogged Location and Learning (which I have reproduced here) and she asked me whether or not I consider her central idea an example of an Informal Learning Environment (ILE). They generally have a haphazard learning experience. But placements are very rich environments with many unique opportunities to learn. Source: Location and Learning ].
Will the iPad continue its tablet domination? A look at the market landscape
Dawn of Learning
AUGUST 26, 2011
The tablet is a disrupter for Learning & Development. 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. March – Apple releases the iPad 2. iPad vs Android.
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AUGUST 3, 2011
These devices, with their immense potential to enhance learning, are on the cusp of something profound; be it in the classrooms or the boardrooms. Also, learn about some interesting tidbits on blended learning and content authoring. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? App Fusion: 30 Twitter Apps for the Learning Pro.
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
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FEBRUARY 8, 2011
iPad takes centre stage once again as it gains increasing foothold in education, with educators touting it as one of the must-have technologies and students preferring it over hardcover books. Learn how you can stay on top of current events, eLearning market stats, the future of education, the evolving role of an Instructional Designer and more. Learning occurs in many contexts.
Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now?
MARCH 23, 2011
Is mobile learning becoming a reality rather than a prediction? And has this led to new generation of players emerging in the learning market place? Over the last three years there have been various predictions , ranging from pessimistic to optimistic about the role that mobile learning will play in the world of learning. So has the dream now become the reality?
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MARCH 29, 2011
We have said this before and are saying it again; informal learning is the new ‘learning’. This is not to say that informal learning would act as a replacement to the formal mode of learning, but it is the synergy between these both that produces effective growth. Based on this premise, we have debunked some of the common myths of informal learning. Know how. 4.
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. After such an exciting and rewarding 2010, my predictions for the coming year seem broader and more varied given the fast changing dynamics of the marketplace and accelerated adoption of mobile learning by organizations of all sizes. 1. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Meanwhile, next generation iPads and Android 3.x
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MARCH 8, 2011
The second generation of the iPad is here. iPad 2, with its multitude of features and functionalities (a notch higher than its parent), is a boon for tech-hungry classrooms. But before you jump on the iPad bandwagon, it is imperative to lay the foundation for effective implementation at your school. How the iPad 2 Will Revolutionize Education. Digital Storytelling.
Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
Yesterday, I saw what Rapid Intake is doing with their tools to allow authoring of Mobile Learning - what they call mLearning Studio. The mobile version allows you to compose mobile learning courses using the same authoring system. It can play back on iPhone, iPad, and Android with support for Blackberry coming soon. Now any document can become a Web page."
Should #iPad be used as a major #mobile device in high schools? David Parson makes them compulsory for a pilot
AUGUST 8, 2011
A lot of us talk about the iPads and how to use them. David Parsons from the Massey University of Auckland , New Zealand has lined up the advantages and possible pitfalls for using iPad in higher education. As such David Parsons will have a pilot project looking at the iPad as an educational tool in high schools. mobile education mobile learning eLearning ipad
Flash For Mobile Is Dead
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
Recently Amit had written about how the eLearning industry and digital media in general has been driven to HTML5 by the rapid adoption of tablet computers, namely the iPad. Future Technology Mobile Learning HTML5 HTML5 and FlashTo further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in.
The iPad Is Not A Slam Dunk, Not Without Us by Dr Allison Rossett
Learning Solutions Magazine
MARCH 3, 2011
On the heels of the iPad 2 introduction, a leader offers some thoughts on the role of design in guiding the always-connected revolution. Future Trends Instructional Design Mobile LearningUnintended consequences can result even from apparent advances in technology. Should we be wary of the effects of abundant choices?
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MARCH 1, 2011
Know how work would shape up in the future, major ideas that would change the world of training and how learning would soon turn mobile. For all you Tech savvy folks, get the scoop on how technology wires the learning brain and how HTML 5 aids cross platform development. While all you creative geniuses can learn some of the great iPad tools for graphic designers.
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MARCH 15, 2011
So what is the deal with iPad 2 that had led to a mania of sorts? More on tips and tricks that will help you get the most out of your iPad, digital story telling and the future of the tablet. Speaking of the iPad, the growth of mobile devices has led to an increase in social and informal learning. Know how you can evaluate this new form of learning effectively.
Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Again, not every tool below is SaaS based, but at some point, you have to move to the SaaS world, especially if you are offering or saying you do – some type of mobile learning functionality. The version you want is the Pro version which comes with Corel Paint Shop Pro, Qarbon Viewlet builder. It pitches that it is a m-learning product because it supports HTML5. It doesn’t output to HTML5, though. #8 Composica 4.0 - A winner in my book back in 2010 and still solid in 2011. Works across multiple platforms, SCORM, learning object generator and more.
The Future of e-Learning Content after Adobe Kills Flash on Mobile Devices
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
As it is, iPhone and iPad don't play Flash content. What does this mean for e-learning content? Most e-learning developers may turn towards HTML5, in the hope that their content will play across browsers and platforms It is official. Adobe, in a written statement , announced that it will not support Flash in mobile browsers henceforth. It will be a matter of time before new versions of other mobile devices (based on Android and other platforms) stop supporting Flash in browsers. Well, Adobe continues to be committed to supporting Flash on the PC platform.
South Florida ASTD Slides and Resources
SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
Here are the slides from the presentation: Gadgets, Games and Google For Learning South FL Presentation. Bandura’s Social Learning Theory. Text-Book App for Facebook well…mostly for iPad. Sneak Peak: My Book on Gamification of Learning and Instruction. What the Gamificaiton of Learning and Instruction is Not. The beauty and curse of technology. Design
The future of learning
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 12, 2011
The Future of Learning View more presentations from Steve Wheeler. With the upsurge in ownership of smart mobile devices such as iPhones, Androids and Blackberries, the rapid social penetration of touchscreen computers such as iPads, and an increase in the purchase of Kindles and other e-reader devices, the future of learning is definitely smart mobile. Unported License.
mLearnCon 2011 VIDEO Introduction
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
APRIL 27, 2011
mLearnCon, Mobile Learning Conference and Expo from The eLearning Guild on Vimeo. At least that's what the calendars on my iPad and iPhone are telling me. Its going to be an intense 3 days highly focused on mobile learning. You don't need to be implementing a mobile learning solution RIGHT NOW to need this conference. mobile learning mlearning corporate eLearning
8 interesting things at CeBIT
JUNE 1, 2011
Clearly these devices would be perfect for m‑learning and other computing activities in workplaces such as mines, construction sites and forests. 2. Interactive whiteboards – These have been around for a while, but the one I saw at the Promethean stall looked like a huge iPad. However I still like to go to the expo. And this year was no exception. Not very exciting?
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FEBRUARY 22, 2011
This time around we decided to go all out on training and learning. And true to our commitment, we have covered the whole spectrum – from calculating the effectiveness of your training to delivering training to multi-taskers, from methods to engage learners with emerging and connective technologies to the future of learning. The Future Of Learning. Learning Early Indicators.