Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary


Technological shifts like movement away from Flash to HTML, and rapid adoption of tablet devices are shaking up how learning content is designed, and how learners access them. What are the barriers to adopt m-Learning? Gap in knowledge on technology. Evolving technology.

2013 Hottest E-Learning Trends [INFOGRAPHIC]


Advances in technology generally define the latest trends in any industry, and the elearning industry is no different. In 2013, we are starting to see how the latest technologies are making their way into formal learning delivery.

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Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013


e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These disruptive technologies are re-shaping the learning and education landscape. WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY.

2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

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The white paper focused on 7 trends we expect to see grow in 2013 and beyond. Based on what we’ve seen through industry conferences (ASTD ICE 2013, Training 2013 anyone?), Revisiting Sharon’s 2013 Learning Trends.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Biggest ELearning Happenings of 2013


Today is the last day of 2013, and what a year it has been for elearning. Tools & Technology. This year brought us new tools, businesses, and technology. The SCORM model of the past was clunky and not fit for today’s mobile technology – Tin Can API fixes this.

Wearable Computing Technology In Learning

Upside Learning

We’ve been tracking the growth of wearable computing devices and associated technology as they are likely to have interesting implications for learning technology. I think there are three reasons we shouldn’t ignore wearable technology for learning-.

Indian e-Learning Industry Size – 2013


But before presenting the data, some definitions – we are defining e-learning companies as organizations who are in business of providing learning technology solutions (LMS, assessment solutions etc), and content solutions.

Technology Evaluation Checklist for Learning Professionals (Free Download)

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We hear about a new smartphone, new app, new technology every single day. With so many new technologies on the market, how do you sort through the irrelevant and the junk? We needed away to objectively evaluate technologies and separate the good from the bad.

Top 7 Custom eLearning Articles on our Blog in 2013

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The same goes for our Training Needs Analysis worksheet ; with so much growing and changing in the L&D industry, it becomes harder each year to evaluate the technologies and tools available while designing curricula that are instructionally sound… and tied to business objectives.

Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Performance Learning Productivity

Others will be hamstrung with outdated skills, tools and technologies, and will be too slow to adapt. Jay Cross 2013 will be a great year. Smart companies will adopt radical management, putting the customer in charge and reorganizing work in small teams.

Tin Can API Adoption is Slow at Best


Despite this, from our perspective adoption has been… slow. The technology is dated, plain and simple. Tin Can (Experience) API has been known in the industry for quite some time, and version 1.0 happened in April of this year, roughly seven months ago.

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ITA Predictions 2013

Clark Quinn

Others will be hamstrung with outdated skills, tools and technologies, and will be too slow to adapt. A confluence of technology and improved connectivity, increasing pressures for rapid solutions and better customer service, and demands for higher performance, will force the hands of many HRDs and CLOs to refocus from models of ‘extended formal training’ to place technology-enabled, workplace-focused and leader-led development approaches at the core of their provision.

Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Jane Hart

Others will be hamstrung with outdated skills, tools and technologies, and will be too slow to adapt. 2013 will be a great year. Smart companies will adopt radical management, putting the customer in charge and reorganizing work in small teams.

ISTE 2013 Presenter Profile: Lori Hochstetler

TechSmith Camtasia

We’re SO excited for ISTE 2013 ! The four day conference begins on June 23rd and ends on June 26th, focusing on advancing and improving education through the use of technology. Have other teachers in your school adopted this model? Ask your technology person for help.

Leveraging Technology

Clark Quinn

Technology is supposed to support our goals, and, when well-written, it does. For instance, while I love Keynote, I haven’t been able to adopt Pages because it hasn’t had industrial-strength outlining. Um, people, this is why we have technology: to support us in working smarter, not to go to a last-century (or worse) manual process. design meta-learning strategy technology

ISTE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Steve Kelly

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We’re SO excited for ISTE 2013 ! The four day conference begins on June 23rd and ends on June 26th, focusing on advancing and improving education through the use of technology. You’d like to use technology in your classroom, but why not stick with the chalkboard?

Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

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A year later, a sense of curiosity and eagerness to leverage the latest technology in order to design enhanced learning solutions sparked my interest in the potential of mobile for educational purposes. What role will adoption of the Experience API play in the adoption of mobile learning?

Experience (Tin Can) API: What to Expect from Your LMS Provider

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in May 2013. LMS’s will all have to adopt the spec before it can be used in eLearning. Authoring tools such as Lectora and Articulate Storyline have already announced support for Experience API, and this is certainly a necessary step in the adoption process. Tin Can. Experience.

Peer Learning and MOOCs: Using Technology to Maximize Employee Learning

Your Training Edge

There are many reasons for organizations to adopt peer learning: People remember more of what they learn from one another than from listening to a lecture or reading a document. We have previously explored the technology-enabled learning tools that facilitate social interaction in MOOCs.

Effective E-Learning – How to take the ‘boring’ out of e-learning


While technology enabled learning is no doubt being embraced by diverse industries to address their training needs, making it truly effective is still a constant challenge. The majority of the learners were also not exposed to a lot of technology-enabled learning.

Motion Based Learning: A Modern Turn On Game-Based Learning


We, as e-learning developers, keep questioning ourselves on the effectiveness of various learning methodologies that come into play in technology-enabled learning. Complex procedures like medical surgeries can also be practiced and perfected using the technology.

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Flipped Classrooms in Corporate Learning: Concept or reality?


With the advent of technology-enabled learning, corporate trainers are exploring newer ways of reaching out to learners. G-Cube created a technology-enabled solution for them that helped them increase training effectiveness.

Enterprise Systems Deployment vs. Bathing an Orangutan

Living in Learning

Adoption of a new system is very similar to the process of building competency; in fact, the same methodology accomplishes both – Embedded Performer Support [EPS]. Competency in the use of a business application implies end-users [Performers] are equipped to execute tasks flawlessly; whereas, Adoption implies end-users exercise their competency willingly and consistently. Without it, you may as well bathe the ape and deal with the absence of adoption.

Mobile Learning On The Rise [INFOGRAPHIC]


New technology is making mobile learning a realty, and the decrease in mlearning device prices is helping with overall adoption. Unless you have been living under a rock lately, you know that mobile learning (or mlearning) is on the rise.

Less Formal Training; More Informal Social Learning

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This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The goal was to promote conversation and increase understanding and awareness of learning technologies that we – and our clients – might find useful.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline


The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Clearly there’s a strong technology shift happening now. Embrace Change and Adopt a new Mindset. Here’s to having an amazing 2013!

Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Jay Cross

Here is what the Principals of the Internet Time Alliance see ahead in 2013: Harold Jarche. Others will be hamstrung with outdated skills, tools and technologies, and will be too slow to adapt. 2013 will be a great year.

Stop Evaluating Training!

Upside Learning

Brinkerhoff’s (who I had an opportunity to listen to at the AITD conference in Melbourne in April 2013) arguments very compelling. Provide training that addresses the knowledge and skills required for the adoption of strategic initiatives and the execution of strategic change.

The Future of Enterprise Mobile Learning [INFOGRAPHIC]


Technological advancements and the classroom’s tendency to adopt new ideas quickly has brought about a rather quick adoption of mobile learning. Smartphones are the leading mobile technology, with an estimated 2.4

BUSTED: Online Learning Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]


there are many states that are adopting reforms that support digital learning. It is no secret that today we are seeing online learning really take-off as more educational institutions buy into the benefits that these kinds of programs offer.

The 4-Year Future of Higher Ed-Tech [INFOGRAPHIC]


The days of sitting in a desk staring at a chalkboard aren’t going away completely, but the new technology available today is opening doors for higher education all over the world. Something of this nature wasn’t even possible before many of the technologies we have today.

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue. If we stay within the comfort of the “learning box”, we will never fully recognise or realise the true value and potential of adopting “mobile” solutions.

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

In other words, simply improving traditional training approaches – even introducing learning technologies into the classroom model – will not achieve the improvements needed. Then we need to adopt effective strategies to get us there. Most people get it.

This Week on #TalkTech: The Educational Console, Open Badges, and Playing in Pairs

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We’re shaking things up in 2013 here at #TalkTech! With more and more positive research, how far are we from a true educational console—one that could be adopted in schools and workplaces? #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

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Enhance Your Mobile Learning Delivery with 7 Eye-openers.


With emerging technologies, mobile learning development is also becoming streamlined and budget-friendly. Are my learners ready to adopt mLearning? So the mobile platform itself poses no barriers for adoption of mLearning. Which tool/technology should be chosen?

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