The Pulse of Mobile Learning

Allison Rossett

Most of what is said and written about mobile learning and support touts potential and points to the future. Current studies confirm a faint pulse for mobile in enterprise learning today. I first noticed this enthusiasm-action gap when colleague Jim Marshall and I surveyed workplace learning professionals about their learning technology practices. “Are you offering programs that rely on mobile for delivery of learning and support now?”

6 Steps to a Mobile Mindset: Mobile Learning Basics

Bottom-Line Performance

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. Mobile Learning

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. Now, thanks to new learning standards, and new ways of using older ones, that promise may be here. Standards to Advance Mobile Learning.

Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

On Feb 15, 2010, at Mobile World Congress 2010, Adobe announced Adobe AIR for mobile devices, a consistent runtime for standalone applications which is an outcome of Adobe initiated Open-Screen project. Y ou can even implement SCORM LMS tracking methods within the apps itself. -

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. across the learning experience1.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

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. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. Google surprised everyone by buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5B a.k.a.

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis: The Thought/Action Wave and the Brain/Technology Wave are two particular learning principles that enable faster, cheaper and easier learning. The speed at which innovations propel these learning concepts are discussed here. __ I am not a surfer.

Corporate Training Methods: What Works Best

Schoox

There are a number of methods that training providers utilize to assist individuals attending the class to learn these important lessons. E-learning platforms assist both the manager as well as the employee to keep up to date with office training conditions.

What does an mLearning participant look like?

Integrated Learnings

Recently, there has been a lot of buzz around Mobile Learning, or mLearning for short, and how it is changing the face of learning in organizations. You can read more about this exciting trend in Jay Lambert’s post, More on Mobile Learning Trends. Being a telecommunications guy, I like to keep up on the latest mobile devices available to consumers. The possibilities for learning are endless, given the right environment. by Dean Hawkinson.

Michael Allen – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Michael Allen, the CEO of Allen Interactions, is known for pioneering multimedia learning technologies, interactive instructional paradigms, and rapid-prototyping processes—bringing each forward into leading corporate enterprises. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. How has been your journey (to save the world from boring e-learning) so far?

SCORM Implementation For Blackberry

Upside Learning

Since my post on SCORM Implementation for Mobile Devices , I have wanted to write a specific post on offline SCORM implementation for Blackberry, which is still the most widely used mobile device in enterprise and business domains. Again, as in implementation of SCORM for mobile devices, we encountered some interesting issues in its implementation for Blackberry. We used Google Gears API to store the tracking information of the user.

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Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

How eLearning Enables Cost Savings

Aktiv Mind

Simply put, eLearning is when you shift from orthodox learning environments, such as classrooms, to digital ones. In the case of orthodox training techniques, it requires intensive time and effort to keep track of the work and progress on learning, per employee. To database all of the paperwork, and to maintain focus on their learning graph, you’d require skilled manpower to put all employee data into context. LMS mobile learning Online Training Software elearning

Top eLearning Trends For 2018

Adobe Captivate

Having spent more than 14 years in the eLearning space and working closely with seasoned learning professionals at Tesseract Learning servicing global customers, I am sharing my thoughts on the trends for 2018. However, with Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality added to the mix, we have exciting new possibilities in the immersive learning space. Their application in learning is picking up now. AR will be used to trigger just-in-time learning. Social Learning.

Putting the Dance in Your mLearnCon Attendance

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

If you are designing learning experiences in any way, you've got to take mobile devices seriously. mLearning is something of a buzzword these days, but no matter what you call it mobile devices are everywhere and in everyone's hands.most with more than one mobile device. Mobile is how we live our lives, it's how we access a global world of knowledge, and it's how business gets done. Remember, learning more about your tools is valuable.

How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?

Origin Learning

The learning landscape is not constant, shifting the learning focus on learners, learning, skills, goals and attitude. A decade ago, there was a tug of war for the online and the traditional learning. In a world, not so long ago, blended learning was the norm.

xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

They provide alternative methods for achieving similar outcomes. An iPhone can track and record data about the call: call duration, your call history, and even information about how many steps you took when collecting the pizza. Better tracking.

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Why Businesses Should Veto Traditional Training

TOPYX LMS

Many organizational leaders are finding that employees and administrators prefer online learning to classroom-style learning. Online Learning Is Best for Corporate Training. eLearning is convenient – There is truly no other type of learning that is as convenient as eLearning.

Top 10 Benefits Of Personalization Of eLearning For Employee Training

EI Design

With the wider adoption of eLearning and mobile learning comes the associated challenge of “one size does not fit all”. In this article, I highlight first how personalized learning for employee training can help manage this and then its top 10 benefits. Learning style.

ID Badges: My Experience with TIfPI’s Certification

Experiencing eLearning

Assesses Performance : Evaluate what the learner does within the learning environment using a specific set of criteria as the measure or standard for the learner’s progress. For example, a normal badge for asynchronous e-learning would be ID(AEL); an outstanding badge would be ID(AEL+).

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues.

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices come along years later.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Is it finally time for SCORM, the specification superstar of the noughties, to move over for modern learning technology? Online learning only worked on the LMS is was originally created for. It’s inflexible, has limited capabilities and is unsuitable for the modern mobile age.

Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

This requirement for learning has spawned the multi-billion-dollar Learning Management System (LMS) industry. The onus of learning is on the learner with little focus on assessments or pushing adoption. Learning System Requirements. Startup Learning Team Requirements.

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What’s in My Conference Bag? ATD ICE 2018

Learning Rebels

Back in 2014, David Kelley interviewed me for the (then) upcoming Dev Learn Conference sponsored by the Elearning Guild, he was writing a series on what people bring to the conference with them. Alternatively, add the app “ Haystack ” to your phone. Expensify to track expenses.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

It’s true that memorization techniques and learning methods usually vary from one individual to another. Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues.

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6 Digital Learning Trends You Need to Know About

DigitalChalk eLearning

Staying up-to-date with the latest digital learning trends can help you and your organization take advantage of opportunities to create more effective learning. Let’s explore six digital learning trends that we’ve been watching in 2016. Mobile learning: learners want mobile.

4 eLearning Trends That Will Change The Way You Look At Online Learning

CommLab India

In the Learning and Development (L&D) community, the words learning trends are easily tossed around. However, it is quite tough to live in the midst of a technological disruption in the learning space. Are they powerful enough to change the way you currently look at learning?

LCMS vs. LMS: A Guide to Learning Content Management Systems

Elucidat

The learning technologies market is fast-growing and full of innovative products. One of the least understood learning technologies is Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS). What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)? The majority of learning is digital.

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What is Learning Management System (LMS)?

Disprz

But that man pioneered inductive learning, as against Aristotle’s deductive theory. Which is why different modes of learning continue to spring up till today. What is Learning Management System (LMS)? It has gone beyond learning, development and knowledge.

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Benefits of Delivering Content Through Digital Publishing Platform

Kitaboo

So, it comes as no surprise that educational publishers are trying to leverage this platform to deliver learning to K-12 and university students. The concept of mobile learning, BYOD (bring your own device), MOOC, etc., Let us see a few benefits of delivering learning through a digital publishing platform. Unlimited Access to Learning Materials: An eBook platform can contain thousands of titles.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices came along years later.

Innovative EdTech Exhibits Find Their Way at Bett Excel London – 2019

Magic EdTech

Bett Excel London – 2019 is an internationally-recognized workshop for transformative learning that enables the global education community to come together to celebrate, find inspiration and explore the innovations through technology that are defining the next frontier in higher education. Magic EdTech will be showing its products at the transformative learning workshop Bett London, which is the world’s biggest education technology event. Mobile Application Development.

Start Bridging the Tech Skills Gap Today

KnowledgeCity

Learn how to start bridging the gap today to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving workplace. If your organization provides developmental opportunities to upskill or learn entirely new skills and technologies, take advantage of them. Embrace Different Learning Styles.

What is eLearning?

LearnUpon

eLearning, or electronic learning, is the delivery of learning and training through digital resources. Although eLearning is based on formalized learning, it is provided through electronic devices such as computers, tablets and even cellular phones that are connected to the internet.