ASAE Annual Conference 2015
JULY 30, 2015
For the last 3 years we’ve been vetting technology, surveying the analysts, and asking the learning community, “How can we transform learning? One lucky winner will receive an iPad mini! Learn more about the conference and register to attend by visiting the official ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition 2015 website. Using mobile-first design and offering WCAG 2.0
How has technology transformed the classroom?
Dont Waste Your Time
JUNE 27, 2015
Unfortunately for the organisers I didn’t want to concentrate on just what one company, or even one single piece of technology., So I wrote a more generic piece about my experiences with changes in technology, as well as its use, who uses it, and why, in classrooms. Being connected to the Internet enables interaction and engagement with networks of learners from any locations, from coffee shops to shopping centres, to libraries and schools – it is this that has transformed the use of technology for learning. What do you think?
Future of Learning Technology – 2015
MAY 7, 2010
The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read. I can only wonder at the pace of change of technology that the world has seen in last decade.
Matt Miller & Dennis Haynie: ISTE 2015 Presenter Profiles
JUNE 16, 2015
ISTE 2015 is on the horizon, and the TechSmith Education team is gearing up for the biggest K12 conference of the year. From June 28-July 1, we’ll be in Philadelphia talking with educators, showing the latest digital tools, and hearing how schools across the country are transforming learning with technology. Interview with Matt Miller. Interview with Dennis Haynie.
“We’ve Always Done It This Way” and Technology-Enabled Learning
Your Training Edge
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
Here, we take a step back to tackle a more fundamental objection—the objection to using technology at all. Our entire training program is based on face-to-face interaction, and I don’t think learning technologies can offer us much of an advantage. That was in 2005 and she was talking about adopting new telecommunications technologies. It was five years before the iPad.
The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition
AUGUST 21, 2015
What a difference three short years make in technology. The sooner we embrace this truth and rally around tools and technologies that can enable us to deliver compelling learning experiences across multiple devices anytime and anywhere, the better off we will be as an industry. Adobe Captivate Draft for iPad. Adobe Captivate Draft on iPad. It really is impressive. Incidentally,
6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design
MARCH 4, 2015
have two iPads, two iPhones, a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10″, a Nexus 7, a Moto X, an old Motorola Xoom, three Kindles, a touch-enabled Windows 8 laptop, two Apple MacBook Pro laptops, an iMac and a Windows 8 PC. Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design was first posted on March 4, 2015 at 11:00 am. How many devices do you own?
Influence, Innovation, Inspiration
AUGUST 7, 2015
The non-conformist and the creator of products like the iPad and iPod that are an integral part of our lives. Kalam was involved in evolving policies, strategies and missions for developing applications that will have wider ramifications on a national scale – be it education, healthcare or science and technology. Jobs made technology relevant to humans. Kalam conformist.
5 Ways to Stop Training Content Overload
APRIL 23, 2015
Leverage learning technologies that allow smaller bites of content to be delivered to learners over a longer period of time instead of creating a single eLearning course. Even in our technology-driven world, instructor-led training is still often the right learning solution. Don’t underestimate the power of technology to tailor the content learners receive.
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. And if you are still caught in the traditional school approach, know why integrating technology in classrooms is not just the need for the hour but how can it benefit you. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? QR Codes In Education.
Bottom-Line Performance, Roche Diagnostics Receive LTEN “Partnership” Award
JUNE 16, 2015
Tools such as a smartphone reinforcement app and iPad app for trainers were first developed for the cobas® 8000 then repurposed for the cobas® 6000, 4800 and other systems at a significant cost savings. research and development, laboratory, manufacturing, distribution, information technology and administrative operations. Bottom-Line Performance, Inc. About Roche Diagnostics.
10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]
JANUARY 12, 2015
eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. They have a good app called Articulate Mobile Player, which initially was only available for the iPad and now is also available for Android Tablets. 10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review] was first posted on January 12, 2015 at 4:11 pm. The Future of the Web is Responsive Design! link]. 2.
A message to Auntie
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
Predictably, the somewhat negative spin in the article provoked a small storm of social media comments and TV interviews, while the anti-technology brigade gleefully rubbed their hands. Earlier, the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) had released the results of a survey on the use of technology in schools. So technology prevents good grades?
The Digital Disruption of Corporate Learning
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 22, 2015
In 2014, the Association of Learning Technologies conducted its annual conference ALTC with title “Riding Giants: How to educate and innovate ahead of waves” . This conference ended in the boosted momentum in the development or advancement of learning technologies. Copyright 2015 Bryant Nielson. What do these all point towards? All Rights Reserved.
A Way With The Fairies
NOVEMBER 1, 2015
Despite not being a member of the app’s target audience, I am an augmented reality advocate, so I downloaded the app and installed it on my iPad. Alas, still no vibrating – but I had a thought… perhaps the app doesn’t like my iPad? When I scanned my iPad’s camera over the rose… Voila! One of the greatest hoaxes to be perpetrated last century was that of the Cottingley Fairies.
The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses
MAY 19, 2015
Application of traditional instructional design theories do apply to mLearning, however modifications to them for the technology integration have to be implemented, in addition to accessible universal design The ADDIE analysis strongly applies to mobile eLearning, beginning with a thorough audience needs assessment analytic of learners. Guest post by Marie S. Lewandowski. Marie is a Sr.
(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
Another nice quote on the Learning en Technologies conference in london was: " online learning at times seems emotionless and video is covering that niche ". January was our #videoleren theme on Twitter with the Ennuonline twitter tips. In this blogpost I do a wrap up of this theme. That partly explains the recent attention for video as a medium. Tie a tie? Questions. beautiful video!
All our yesterdays
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
Kenneth Wheeler (aged about 8 years old in 1936) with his mother Don't ever tell me that technology is only for the young. He started out on an old laptop, but then one of the family bought him a mini iPad. blogging education FaceBook history learning social media TechnologyAbout four years ago I introduced my Dad to Facebook. Now there is no stopping him. Who are you?
Situated Learning: Essential for a Learning Culture
The Peformance Improvement
AUGUST 3, 2015
With my iPad next to the water heater, I learned how to reset the little computer that regulates the pilot light and gas. We have the technology that can support situated learning in companies; that can merge learning and acting. We have technology that allows employees to learn when, where, and how they need to learn. One example of this technology is KnowledgeStar TM.
Learning with e's
MAY 12, 2015
Many teachers may still baulk at considering using such tools in the classroom, just as many did when iPads and other seemingly exotic technologies were introduced. Yet, the only real barrier once the cost has been met, is how teachers will actually use such technology to support, enhance, enrich or otherwise extend learning. He went home that evening feeling quite excited.
Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!
ATD Learning Technologies
OCTOBER 15, 2015
Since then, I’ve programmed and built using Flash 3,4, 5, MX, MX 2004, 8, CS, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6, CC, CC 2014 and now CC 2015. You can’t view Flash content on an iPad.” For guidance on how to pair e-learning development tools with your own programming skills, check out Technology for Trainers , 2nd Edition. That was Flash version 3.0. We hate Flash!
How to Create Your Own Hand-Drawn Graphics
APRIL 7, 2015
My initial sketches took too long between capturing the big idea and trying to make it work with the technology (I used the iPad and Adobe Ideas). However I do recommend that you practice writing text, especially if you’re using an iPad. For the iPad I use the Cosmonaut stylus because the thicker pen helps me hold it more like I would on a whiteboard than on a piece of paper.
[INFOGRAPHIC] The M-Learning Movement
OCTOBER 26, 2015
Learning is a way to develop learning, utilizing the evolution in technology to create a more dynamic experience. A lot of organisations are also in debate about the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) concept. Studies show that students are more motivated by lessons that incorporate iPad training , going on to improve the overall quality of the work. lick here for the full infographic.
KnowledgeStar: The App for a Learning Culture
The Peformance Improvement
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
This is state-of-the-art technology that links machines to people with the information they need when they need it. Although the technology works on any machine, his preference is to work with a manufacturer of industrial machines for six months to demonstrate the added value KnowledgeStar™ will bring to that company’s products. The app is the key to the KnowledgeStar™ program.
Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Jack, also known as SharePointJack ( Follow @SharePointJack ) is a technology enthusiast, IT SharePoint administrator for a fortune 500 company, and a Camtasia user since 2009 who loves sharing and teaching others. He has helped organize SharePoint Saturday Events in the Chicago area, as well as speaking about SharePoint and technology at numerous events in the midwest. Channels.
12 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 26
AUGUST 3, 2011
Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? It’s not exactly breaking news that mobile technologies are changing the way we work and enabling employees to be productive regardless of their location. iPad To Dominate Tablet Market Until 2015 [STUDY]. Digital devices are reshaping our lives and how. These Know more.
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Now, first, I don’t have one because as with technology in general, I don’t typically acquire anything in particular until I know how it’s going to make me more effective. I may have told this story before, but for instance I didn’t wasn’t interested in acquiring an iPad when they were first announced (“I’m not a content consumer “). At the recent DevLearn conference, David Kelly spoke about his experiences with the Apple Watch. Because I don’t have one yet, I was interested in his reflections. welcome your feedback! mobile
5 Tech Tools to Invigorate Every Lesson
JUNE 18, 2015
A classroom tech tool should allow you to do something you couldn’t before, according to Maria Sellers , a technology integration and eLearning specialist. To make the most of this tech tool, project your computer onto the white board or a screen or have students check it out with their iPads or Chromebooks. Technology can help to make any subject more exciting when used correctly.
Making Sense of Research
MARCH 17, 2015
Having devices that are with you and capable of capturing a variety of information gives the opportunity to mine that data for expected, and unexpected, outcomes. A new iDevice is always cool, and while it’s not the first smart watch (nor was the iPhone the first smartphone, the iPad not the first tablet, nor the iPod the first music play), Apple has a way of making the experience compelling. Like with the iPad, I haven’t yet seen the personal value proposition, so I’m on the fence. mobile technology So, smartphones have lots of sensors.
Learning goes small, social, savvy
JUNE 19, 2015
From the era of mainframes and large-heavy-loaded computers, the switch or the shift is to smart phones, tablets, ipads, Apple Watches and more! Learning Technologies Mobile Learning augemented reality Augmented Reality Corporate MOOC Definition of Mobile Learning eLearning Guild white paper Janet Clarey Learning goes small learning solution learning trends Marc J. Gadgets galore.
Are You Ready? Your ATD ICE Conference Bag!
MAY 14, 2015
iPad with Logitech keyboard cover – I find I can take notes faster and easier if I can type them. What apps/tools/resources help you get the most out of a conference? (It doesn’t have to be technology). Last year, David Kelly interviewed me for the (then) upcoming Dev Learn Conference sponsored by the Elearning Guild. Let’s see what our conference bags have in common! Twitter!
Mobile Learning for Healthcare Professionals
JANUARY 27, 2015
The healthcare industry requires high precision and accuracy where mobile technologies can bridge the gap between theoretical training and hands-on practicing. These videos can be compiled to form an immensely great source of shared learning among practicing doctors who can access these videos on high end mobile devices such as iPads when the need be. Virtual learning for beginners.
JANUARY 21, 2015
For instance, when the iPad was first announced, I didn’t want one. admit that I’m keen on a more mixed-initiative relationship than I currently have with my technology. I use my smartphone to get things I need, and it can alert me to things that I’ve indicated I’m interested in, such as events that I want an audio alert for. mobile technology In a discussion last week, I suggested that things I was excited about included wearables. Sure enough, someone asked if I’d written anything about it, and I haven’t, much. Why not glasses?
Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration
MAY 13, 2015
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. HTML5 is designed to run on any computer as well as mobile devices such as iPhones, Android devices, iPads, tablets, and smartphones, some of which cannot currently run Flash. Also, with Flash not being compatible with touch screen technology, it consumes significantly more power than HTML5, causing devices to heat up. Gaming generation Gamification is one of the top e-learning trends for 2015 and beyond. One build, multiple devices.