Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Mobile learning seems to be creating a lot of excitement in the learning community these days. For example, according to a report published by Ambient Insight Research, the US market for mobile learning products and services reached $958.7 They cite a “perfect storm” of catalysts that are driving the adoption of mobile learning, including: The increase in number of content distribution channels (such as App stores).

Mobile Learning’s Upward Trend

LearnDash

Mobile learning is on the rise as well. While it can be easy to attribute the growth of mobile learning to one or two things, the reality is that a combination of factors are driving the upward trend. Cultural norms around mobile technology, learning remotely, and accessibility expectations all influence the industry. Companies and universities further the growth by adding mobile learning compatible learning to their programs.

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How can Mobile Learning Boost Employee Morale during COVID-19 Pandemic?

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Corporates are adopting preventive measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of their employees, customers, and partners globally. They are shifting towards adopting mobile learning solutions to contribute to the efforts to cope with the pandemic. As work from home is the new normal, companies have adopted a mobile-driven approach to keep their employees engaged and connected, while maintaining social distancing.

4 Insights about Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

Smartphones, phablets and tablets – essentially all mobile devices have given birth to a new generation of people: the mobile natives. Their previous counterparts – the digital natives too are rapidly making the shift to mobile devices for almost everything on the go. The thought behind this is – “Why go through the trouble of starting a bigger device when a mobile device can provide contextual support at the touch of a screen?”. Prepare for decentralized learning.

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. learning.

5 Ways Using Mobile Learning Creates High Performing Teams

Infopro Learning

This article explores today’s workforce training challenges and outlines how mobile learning drives high engagement and productivity. We’re working longer hours across time zones, we’re producing more and with the availability of mobile devices, we’re always on. A recent study shows that the average American checks their smartphone 80 times a day [1] on average and 70% of on-the-go teams will complete business tasks on their mobile as the workload online increases. [2].

Top 4 Considerations to Check Before Adopting Mobile Learning

CommLab India

This blog will tell you of four aspects to consider before you decide to adopt mobile learning. Learning Technology mobile learning

Barriers to Implementing Mobile Learning

Dashe & Thomson

The ones that you wish you could call back and place deep in the confines of your brain, as far away from consciousness as possible: “In my next blog I’ll discuss some of the challenges related to mobile learning development, and suggest some solutions.”. OnlineColleges.net came to the rescue with their post The 10 Biggest Downsides to Mobile Learning. To my mind this is the single biggest impediment to developing workable mobile learning.

Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

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I had the opportunity to interview Mayra Aixa Villar , instructional designer and thought leader in the mobile learning space. Mayra has authored articles for ASTD and Learning Solutions Magazine and writes frequently on her personal blog. If you are interested in where mobile learning is headed, or in how mobile learning is different from “regular eLearning,” read on! There are also many misconceptions around mobile.

Key Highlights for an Effective Mobile Learning App Strategy

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With an improved access to the internet across mobile devices, the scope of learning on-the-go has become an essential need for modern learners. An immense popularity of mobile learning brings with it an increasing need to access mobile-compatible content- anytime and anywhere. In today’s scenario, the mobile app market is largely dominated by social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) Adopting a Better Mobile Learning Strategy to Boost the User Experience.

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5 Mobile Learning Trends: How M-LearningIs Changing the Workplace

Origin Learning

Mobile Learning Technology has opened up a whole gamut of options to extend the learning blend. No longer do employees have to rely solely on the usual means of training – be it ILT or e-learning. So much so, that even in organizations which have not yet adopted mobile learning , employees are using their smartphones to informally pull whatever information they can at the time of immediate need. Making e-learning content accessible.

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Use Mobile Learning To Enhance Training Experiences

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Latest advancements in the capabilities of tablets and smart phones coupled with its inherent ubiquity have resulted in the increased interest in leveraging mobile devices for learning. Mobile devices provide access to training courses at the moment of your needs. Driven by latest software, improved hardware and growing habits of mobile users, scope of mobile learning has increased exponentially. Exploring Steps towards Mobile Learning Success.

5 Must-Adopt Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

EI Design

Today, mobile learning is an integral part of most organizations’ training deliveries. In this article, I share 5 mobile learning strategies that you can adopt for corporate training. Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training You Should Adopt. Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, anywhere training that is available on mobile devices. Promote social or collaborative learning.

5 Must-Adopt Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Today, mobile learning is an integral part of most organizations’ training deliveries. In this article, I share 5 mobile learning strategies that you can adopt for corporate training. Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training You Should Adopt. Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, anywhere training that is available on mobile devices. Promote social or collaborative learning.

Everyone Is Talking Mobile Learning. Brilliant!

Upside Learning

Last week we were at Learning Technologies 2012 in London braving the winter chill here in London. I would say, undoubtedly, it was mobile learning. If you were there I’m sure you sensed mobile learning was in the air. All the major players in the UK-EU market showcased their mobile learning solutions and a number of free sessions focused on mobile learning. Upside Learning mLearning Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Roundup: 10 Top Posts From Our Blog

Upside Learning

Mobile technology, by far, has been the most rapidly adopted technology in history. At Upside Learning, we understand this well and have constantly strived to address multifarious platforms in this technology space. Over the past couple of months, we have discussed how mobile technology will permeate into our lives, radically changing the way we live and learn. The Advent Of Mobile Learning Technology.

What Are The Barriers to Mobile Learning Adoption?

Ed App

Mobile learning, mLearning, develops more advantages than disadvantages to organizations and their employees. We outline 5 barriers to the adoption of mobile learning and how we can overcome them. There is a preconceived idea of mobile learning being costly, which is not necessarily true! Good microlearning LMS’s turn out to be more cost effective than traditional learning methods. Inability to Recognise Future Learning Trends.

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

My previous articles, you must have gone through surely depicted the emergence and penetration of mobile learning in learning and development industry, as one of the means of achieving an advanced leaning experience. Like me, if you have also been engaged in this industry, you would always have immense understanding and recognition for the direction where the learning is led. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.

Must Know Mobile Learning Facts

LearnDash

Mobile learning is the new frontier for educational institutions and for profit organizations alike. If you haven’t yet, expect to have some exposure to mobile learning (even in a minimal way) within the very near future – especially as smartphones are becoming the norm. Schools are some of the biggest players in the mobile learning world – using classroom tablets for example for various exercises. No, not all learning is the same.

HTML5 for Mobile Learning Development: The Top Four Reasons for Choosing HTML5 as an Authoring Tool

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With the growing popularity of the mobile enabled learning, the eLearning industry is also evolving to maintain its pace with the pertinent demands of the mobile learning development. This is bringing a huge change in the way we now prefer to learn and teach. A survey on the most preferred tool for mobile app development revealed that, HTML5 was the technology of choice for the majority that is 41% of the users. m-Learning HTML5 Mobile Learning

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

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Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard by now that mobile learning is no longer the next big thing – it IS the big thing. Here is a quick breakdown of the mobile learning trends you need to be watching. With such fantastic results in the K – 12 sphere, it’s no wonder mobile learning is seeing such rapid uptake in the workplace, too. Snack learning”. Mobile Learning byod tin can api

Megatrends in MOOCs: #8 Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

For the past few years, mobile learning has been the “next big thing,” but no more. As Rob Caul wrote recently for TrainingZone , “With smartphones and tablets more affordable and accessible than ever, mobile learning is fast establishing itself as a mainstream learning technology.” MOOCs, which can provide a technological and learning framework for this intersection, are just starting to go mobile. Why mobile learning?

6 Steps to a Mobile Mindset: Mobile Learning Basics

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If you attended ATD TechKnowledge this year, then you might have seen a session about this new thing called The Mobile Mindset. We were excited to see just how ready people are to do something—anything—to get mobile learning started at their organization. I coined the term Mobile Mindset to encompass a broader range of programming and design that’s accessible to all organizations—the ones trying to roll out mobile now and those who still have hurdles to overcome.

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The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

My previous posts you must have gone through surely depicted the emergence and penetration of mobile learning in learning and development industry, as one of the means of achieving an advanced leaning experience. Like me, if you have also been engaged in this industry, you would always have immense understanding and recognition for the direction where the learning is led. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.

General Considerations for Mobile Learning (mLearning)

Upside Learning

Wikipedia defines mobile learning as “Any sort of learning that happens when the learner is not at a fixed, predetermined location, or learning that happens when the learner takes advantage of the learning opportunities offered by mobile technologies&#. In other words, mLearning decreases limitation of learning location with the mobility of general portable devices 1. Can we use mobile capabilities to enhance learning?

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Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

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The influence of technology on training organizational workforce has been huge for the past few years. Digitization has increased the scope of using personalized mobile apps to deliver customized learning experiences at the point of need. With technological innovation, it has become significant for modern organizations to use smartphones and tablets, enabling learning on the go. Emerging Need of Mobile Apps for E-Learning.

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5 Mobile Learning Must-Haves for 2016

Knowledge Guru

Mobile learning has come a long way over the last several years. Some organizations have truly embraced mobile as a training delivery method, learning as they go how to create an impactful mobile strategy. Other organizations are still on the sidelines trying to decide if mobile learning makes sense for their workforce. While enterprise mobile learning adoption continues to speed up, it is still far from ubiquitous.

M-LEARNING TRENDS TO ADOPT IN 2021

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The emerging technological innovations have certainly revolutionized the way learning is traditionally conducted. With the introduction of elearning and now, mobile learning, new trends are emerging in the market that can positively impact both young and adult learners.

The Mobile Mindset: Designing Great Mobile Learning Experiences (Free eBook)

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As many of us can attest, it’s difficult to remain on the cutting edge of technology when it comes to training. Our new eBook on the mobile learning mindset can help you continue to do just that. But it’s not just about making everything mobile. What is the Mobile Mindset? A mobile mindset means thinking about programming and design in a way that is adaptable for the future. It leads to impactful mobile experiences. Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning: e-learningnext

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Why Mobile Learning The strongest Value Proposition for mobile learning comes from connecting people with ideas, information, and each other—anytime, anywhere! Ten years back, Clark Quinn’s statement about mobile learning seemed wishful thinking. Today, mobile learning is no longer a buzzword. The rapid and unforeseen increase of mobile device adoption from Blackberry to iPad 2. Examples of mobile learning implementation: 1.

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Increasing Scope Of Embedding Videos For Efficient Mobile Learning

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Today, most of the video-based mobile learning has emerged as a popular medium for workplace training. This increasing shift towards embracing videos for mobile learning encourages organizations to adopt an online learning style which is accessible anytime and from anywhere. There are varied kinds of videos that are used for mobile learning, including professionally developed videos , interactive videos with knowledge checks, and other social elements.

Adopting Multi-Device E-Learning Strategy to Enhance the Overall Workplace Training Experience

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One of the effective ways in which the digital revolution has surpassed the ever-evolving expectations is the way e-learning is embraced on multiple mobile devices. The adoption of multi-device e-learning strategies ensures the delivery of plethora of benefits for employees, trainers as well as organizations. Training & development solutions imparted via mobile devices drive all the time and effort benefits associated with e-learning.

Why Adopt Mobile Learning For Online Training – 10 Questions Answered

EI Design

If you are new to mLearning or are seeking ways to enhance its impact, e.g. by using mobile learning for online training, you would have several questions about it. Why Adopt Mobile Learning For Online Training? Following are 10 questions answered about adopting mobile learning for online training. What Is mLearning Or Mobile Learning? What Is Driving mLearning’s Rapid Adoption? How Learners Want To Learn.

Mobile Learning: Book Review

Kapp Notes

Recently, I was sent a copy of Gary Woodill’s latest book, The Mobile Learning Edge. Here is a short review: Gary Woodill, describes how mobile devices can provide effective learning in a variety of formats including location-based information, just-in-time training and the ability to provide on-demand documentation such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) when and where the employee needs the information. Tags: mobile learning

Mobile Learning and Educational Technology Can Boost Engagement

Ed App

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. Mobile learning is the next big step in the learning and development world, being the predominant catalyst of educational technology for increased employee engagement. In this article, we will outline ten of the top ways mobile learning can boost employee engagement. Personalization of Learning. Just-In-Time Learning. Ability to Decipher Own Learning Path.

Top 5 Ways Companies Are Using Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

If engaged in the learning industry long enough, you gain a keen understanding and appreciation for the direction that learning is headed. And occasionally you have the opportunity to witness a genuine ‘tipping point’ in the industry – the adoption of a new approach that delivers meaningful value for those who must perform at the […]. Mobile Learning Developing Mobile Learning eLearning on mobile

10 Reasons Why You Should Adopt Mobile Learning Apps

Hurix Digital

The field of learning has been transformed with the introduction of mobile learning apps. E-learning has evolved, and students now have all the information they need right in the palm of their hands. Businesses can also tap into the potential of mobile apps to improve employee training. If you’re still not convinced, here are 10 reasons why you should adopt mobile learning apps. hours a month on mobile apps.

10 Reasons Why You Should Adopt Mobile Learning Apps

Hurix Digital

The field of learning has been transformed with the introduction of mobile learning apps. E-learning has evolved, and students now have all the information they need right in the palm of their hands. Businesses can also tap into the potential of mobile apps to improve employee training. If you’re still not convinced, here are 10 reasons why you should adopt mobile learning apps. hours a month on mobile apps.

Mobile Learning Trends for 2019

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As the Mobile Learning solution becomes a “must have” from a “good to have” solution, the focus shifts to what measures you should adopt to maximize its impact. Look no further—our Infographic on Mobile Learning Trends for 2019 provides precisely the pointers that you can use to enhance your online training delivery. With this adoption, this is the impact that you will see: Higher learner engagement. A sticky learning experience.

How Suitable Is HTML5 For Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

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, while speaking to customers, we encountered one of the primary issues that corporate stumble upon when deciding on HTML5 for pilots or technology exploration initiatives. Large companies, especially in the BFSI market need security built into their technology solutions.