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Harnessing the Power of Mobile eLearning: A White Paper from the eLearning Guild

eLearning Brothers

The good people at the eLearning Guild have been hard at work on a 27-page report regarding the state of mobile eLearning and where it’s headed. years, and—as eLearning Guild points out—the “Draw Something” smartphone game which took only 50 days to gain widespread adoption. Mobile eLearning allows for a very similar experience on the job.

free eBook with 61 tips for #mLearning from eLearning Guild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has published a free eBook, sharing 61 tips on mLearning from a wide variety of mobile learning experts. The report focuses on: Do you know how and when people use mobile devices? mobile mLearning eLearning guild mobile learning ebook

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Free eBook on #mobile learning in context

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild keeps distributing relevant and updated eLearning information with an amazingly high frequency. The wonderful freely available eBook "Mobile in context" combines contemporary mobile learning insights from experts around the world, engaged in formal, informal, academic and corporate mobile learning. How I wished I could be there!

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The Power & Potential of Mobile Learning

LearnDash

Chances are that by now you have at least heard of mobile learning, though you may still be confused as to what that actually means. With over 50% of the United States accessing the internet via a mobile device in 2015, it is imperative that the learning technology plays “nice” with mobile formats. In other words: ignore mobile learning at your own peril!

Mobile Learning’s Wearable Future

Enspire Learning

When we think about mobile learning, we often limit our design strategies to experiences delivered via smartphones and tablets. However the future of mobile is wearable technology, including glasses, watches, and more. On July 17, I’ll be presenting a webinar for the eLearning Guild about wearable technology. However, in five to seven years, wearable tech will be common and mobile-learning solutions will be delivered on more than just phones and tablets. The post Mobile Learning’s Wearable Future appeared first on Enspire. So join me. 

eLearning Guild Research: Making mLearning Usable by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has completed an important study of how people interact with mobile devices. If you design mobile apps for eLearning, this study will help you design better: minimum sizes of text for various mobile devices, preferences for touching different devices, designing for keyboards, design differences for phones, phablets, small tablets, and large tablets, and much more. Learning Research Mobile Learning

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Saying Good-bye to The eLearning Guild (but not leaving the Guild family)

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

On August 27th I begin the next chapter of my eLearning career. I am leaving the Training and Development industry's most important professional association, The eLearning Guild , to be part of a startup in the data center industry. But before I go into more about the new gig I want to use this blog post as opportunity to reflect on my time with The eLearning Guild, and why DevLearn 2012 is going to be AWESOME! And in 2006 I was speaking at another eLearning Guild event, between sessions, when I took the call that finalized my leaving Intel.

City & Guilds Kineo Introduces EssentialsPlus

Kineo

  "This new style of elearning is some of the very best we have evaluated.  It is an exemplary example of learning materials.making mobile learning a reality." David Patterson, Learning Light.

The mobile agenda

Learning with e's

also presented over a dozen live webinars, including keynotes for the excellent Reform Symposium on the future of education and the influential eLearning Guild. During the conference series, I worked closely with Denise Hudson-Lawson and Andrew Jacobs , two of the other invited speakers, in workshops on mobile learning. 2013 was quite a busy year for me. Unported License.

Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working (eLearning Guild Webinar) #inttime

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from today’s eLearning Guild Webinars with members of the Internet Time Alliance (ITA): Harold Jarche, Charles Jennings, Clark Quinn, Jane Hart, Jay Cross Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working The questions for the session were sourced from the crowd. Dirty Words: Training, Learner, eLearning, Informal, Social, School, Learning What is the role of L&D specialists in working smarter? Creating “cultures of continuous learning” Will mobile fundamentally alter the way we learn? Make work more fun! Also changes in management.

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

Almost every recipient of the “Best” awards at the 2013 eLearning Guild DemoFest featured the use of stories within the learning solution. Visuals and graphics:  Along with the use of storytelling, the winners at eLearning Guild’s DemoFest featured heavy use of visuals. There’s no question that mobile has NOT taken off as predicted.

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eLearning Guild Research: What Authoring Tool Do You Want to Buy? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

When The eLearning Guild asked practitioners about the authoring tools they use for asynchronous. eLearning development, we learned which tools they use most, which they deem most important, and. Whatever your role in eLearning, you will want to read this. Design & Development Tools Getting Started Management Mobile Learning Rapid Development summary!

#mHealth opportunities and planning using #mLearning

Ignatia Webs

Because of the wide variety of options that are out there, I wrote an article for always inspirational Learning Solutions magazine which is the eLearning Guild publication. The mHealth article is entitled Mobile Learning Support for Global Health. With the world getting smaller by the day, mHealth is a sound and human region of eLearning to get into.

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘ animations ‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0 or 3.0 Mobile Challenges. Every new computing paradigm has challenges and the new mobile revolution is no different. vision.

IAmLearn #mobile newsletter is out: research, ethics, CfP @IAMLorg

Ignatia Webs

One of the academically most influential mobile learning organisations IAmLearn , has just released the first issue of their mLearning newsletter. The newsletter begins with an overview of the changes in the organisation, and continues with some insights from mobile experts, and philosophical ideas with regard to mobile learning. via JISC.

The eLearning Guild Launches FocusOn Learning 2016, Announces Awards by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Hundreds attended the latest eLearning Guild conference in Austin at the beginning of June. tradition of Guild conferences by providing leading-edge content in a highly interactive and engaging environment. Learning Media Mobile Learning Performance Support Professional DevelopmentFocusOn Learning continues the.

Mobile-learning Guild Master and mLearnCon DemoFest 2014 Winners by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

At The eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Conference 2014, The eLearning Guild recognized Guild members. Here are the names of the 2014 Mobile-learning Guild Master and the winners of the 2014 mLearnCon. and conference attendees who have contributed their knowledge and expertise to the learning profession. DemoFest. Design Strategies Development Strategies Getting Started Professional Development Training Strategies

The eLearning Guild releases Mobile Learning Report in time for mLearnCon

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild announced the release of this years research report on mobile learning titled, Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends. Paid Guild members can download the report HERE. Dr. Clark Quinn has done an excellent job of distilling the most important information about mobile learning into a readable research report.

Recap of The eLearning Guild’s 2014 Learning Solutions Conference

E-learning Uncovered

Concurrent Session: Implementing Project Management Software for eLearning Production. Concurrent Session: Ten Lessons Learned: My First Year in eLearning. Morning Buzz: Managing eLearning Translation Projects. Morning Buzz: Starting a Freelance Career in eLearning. Attendees can walk around, look at the courses, talk to the people who developed them, get lots of inspiration, and then vote for their favorites.   If you weren’t able to attend, you can catch the E-Learning Guild’s free webinar showcasing all of the winners.  It’s on Wednesday, April 2nd at 10:00 a.m.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 3-5, 2012 International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM), 10th, Bali, Indonesia. link] December 6-7, 2012 mLearning : Making Learning Mobile, offered by the eLearning Guild, online.

Using Rapid Authoring Tools to Design eLearning Courses for Multiple Devices

Bottom-Line Performance

Our eLearning Challenges blog series explores the common situations our clients face when deploying learning solutions. Let’s face it: the primary delivery tool for eLearning is still usually a desktop or laptop computer. Just because many clients have not implemented mobile learning yet doesn’t mean they won’t in the future. This is Part 3 of our series.

Thoughts about the first eLearning Guild Academy offering and my sad life ; )

Janet Clarey

At the eLearning Guild Academy , our goal is to help build mastery so an on-demand video library would only be part of any solution we offered. So, the first Guild Academy offering was a 30-day software training  course on Articulate Storyline held last month. Uncategorized articulate elearning elearning guild guild academy storyline “Cool.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 8-9, 2011 Lessons and Insights from Ten eLearning Masters , offered by the eLearning Guild, online.

How Widespread is Mobile Learning?

Kapp Notes

The other day at a presentation, a participant asked me how many companies have adopted mobile learning.was it widespread and if they where behind because they didn't have a full blown mobile learning roll out yet? The answer is that mobile learning is just now starting to get a foothold but it is not widespread by any means. Another study by the eLearning Guild of survey of 940 of its members indicated that only 9% or 84 organizations had actually implemented m-learning. The eLearning Guild found 33% of its members had no plans to implement m­learning.

Explore eLearning at the Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning

Web Courseworks

The summer is always a busy season for industry conferences and eLearning networking opportunities, and one event near and dear to my heart is the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning held in Madison, Wisconsin. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the event, and leaders in the distance learning field will be there to speak and present on eLearning-related topics such as MOOC models for education, mobile learning, blended learning, social media for learning, learning analytics, and much more.

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

2nd Annual Learning & Development Technology Report : This report from the second annual Learning & Development Technology survey (conducted by the Impact Instruction Group) includes some interesting insights on the changes in L&D technology behaviors and trends, specifically in mobile learning. Click here to become a signatory and pledge to promote Serious eLearning.

Research Spotlight: Mobile Learning Perspectives by Sharon Vipond

Learning Solutions Magazine

Mobile learning (mLearning) is a topic that continues to grow and evolve. Today, mobile is ubiquitous, seeming to pervade. In The eLearning Guild’s latest eBook, managers and practitioners with strong hands-on. experience in mobile learning development present their best thinking on five fundamental questions about how to realize. Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Training Strategiesevery aspect of life and business. the benefits of mLearning.

Learning goes small, social, savvy

Origin Learning

SMAC – Social, Mobile, Analytics, Cloud – is in! In his May month column, Marc My Words , Marc Rosenberg ## demystifies the myths around mobile learning. Throwing light on ‘What Exactly Is Mobile Learning?’, ’, he says “Mobile learning is exciting and full of potential. Is this mobile learning? Is that mobile learning?

eLearning Guild Research: Survey Data vs. Crowdsourcing Data by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Emerging Topics Instructional Design Learning Research Mobile Learning Social Media Instructional designers often need to have reliable data about how people do things, but no data. exists. When this happens, designers can take a chance and go with their gut, or they can do actual. research. But formal research is hard and it is expensive. better answer sometimes may be to. collect observations using crowdsourcing. This month, learn how to do effective crowdsourcing.

eLearning Guild Research: You Can Be a Researcher! Here's How (and Why) by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

will benefit our colleagues who are designing eLearning and performance support applications for delivery. on mobile devices. Patti Shank, research director, The eLearning Guild. Design Strategies Learning Research Measurement Mobile Learning Professional Development But time is short! Please read this description of the project and start collecting data. today!”—Patti

ELearning Association Local Chapters

LearnDash

If you are involved in the elearning industry then chances are you wouldn’t mind connecting with other professionals who share the same passion. In either case, below are some elearning organizations that are likely to have local chapters near you. Using MeetUp, easily search for elearning industry meetings in your area. elearning Find local ATD chapters here.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Elearning Industry. eLearning Learning. Elearning Provocateur. Rapid eLearning | Adobe Captivate Blog. The elearning coach. Elearning industry.

Microlearning: Fab or Fad?

Tom Spiglanin

Like its predecessors social learning, mobile learning, and blended learning, it’s being tossed around as the new big thing, something we must all get on board with or face extinction. Let’s consider a typical hour-long elearning course. Developers put the assets for each component together and assembled a draft using an elearning development suite. tomspiglanin.

free mMOOC design paper and upcoming #mLearncon

Ignatia Webs

The upcoming mobile learning conference organised by the eLearning Guild: mLearnCon (10 - 13 June 2015 in Austin, Texas) will bring mobile learning enthusiasts together and offer great networking opportunities. Abstract of the paper: In the mMOOC design chapter an overview is given of what a MOOC is and how it can be optimized for mobile device delivery and interaction.

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Guild Announces Mobile Storm White Paper by Kat Gore

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released a complimentary white paper, Harnessing the Mobile Storm: The Power and Potential of. Mobile Learning. This white paper paints a colorful picture of the power and potential of the mobile storm now reaching the. Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Performance Supportshores of most learning and development groups.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 6-9, 2010 Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems : Computing, Networking and Services (MOBIQUITOUS), 7 th annual, Sydney, Australia. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. You can contact him at: crwr77@gmail.com. link] As of Nov.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. It’s still needs more, but represents a good starting point for review: eLearning Strategy (PDF) Elearning - A Primer Learning 2.0