The Mobile Learning Approach: What is it and What are the Benefits?

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In recent years, the world has become dependent on mobiles. The rise of smartphones and handheld devices has ushered in a lot of useful and revolutionary applications and features, and one trend that has sprung from the rise of handheld tech has been mobile learning.

Effective Microlearning in Action

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In fact, it’s been around for over 10 years—developed right alongside concepts like mobile learning, gamification and elearning. Microlearning isn’t new. But recently, microlearning seems to be making waves as the dominant topic of conversation.

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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.

The Evolution of Mobile Learning

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Even if your organization doesn’t provide mobile devices to your learners, most of your learners likely have at least one personal device, and that device is probably a phone. We use them for everything: work, play, communication, and of course, mobile 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. across the learning experience1.

Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started

Origin Learning

After getting enough inspiration from the current trends and stats about mobile learning , the obvious next question that must be bothering you is – where and how to start? Just like with any new project, a mobile learning implementation program needs a thorough assessment of the current training situation and the tools being used to deliver training. This stage involves writing one-line objectives that will form separate m-learning modules.

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 Reasons Mobile Learning Rocks

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Mobile learning use is quickly on the rise and with good reason: we use mobile devices more than traditional laptops. This essentially means that the elearning market needs to adapt and begin catering to the mobile learning experience. Some may even contend that elearning should be developed with a “mobile learning first” approach. But why is mobile learning quickly becoming the biggest thing in digital learning experiences?

How Mobile Learning is Changing the Educational Landscape

Hurix Digital

Technology today is turning the old learning techniques on their head, unearthing several new dimensions of learning for students. Smart devices and mobile phones have completely taken over our lives, right from entertainment and communication, to the way we learn.

Mobile Learning: Improve Accessibility Of Your Learners

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In this article, we will discuss how mobile learning improves the accessibility of your training courses and makes it user-friendly for the participants. Why To Choose Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning For Accessible Training.

Mobile Learning For All: How To Improve Accessibility

Dan Keckan

Mobile learning is an effective and efficient way to train employees. Learn how to make mLearning user-friendly so everyone can participate. Mobile Learning Accessible eLearning Employee Training Mobile Application Mobile Learning Benefits

How Mobile Learning Quickly And Effectively Upskills Your Employees

Dan Keckan

Consider moving to mobile learning in 2021 and 2022. Mobile Learning Accessible eLearning Employee Training Mobile Learning BenefitsSupercharge your employee trainings and empower your workforce. Your employees will thank you and your board members might too!

How You Can Measure The Effectiveness Of Mobile Learning

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So, one way to deliver an easily accessible online training to your employees is through mobile learning. Although that’s true, having just mobile training might not be enough to help your organization achieve a massive boost in corporate training ROI.

5 Steps To Create Effective Personalized Learning Paths With Mobile Learning

Dan Keckan

How does mobile learning help in creating personalized learning paths? For starters, mobile learning helps you assess individual needs even before the training begins! Read on to find more. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

4 Ways To Use Mobile Learning To Support Learning In The Flow Of Work

Dan Keckan

Mobile learning is one of the most effective learning and training approaches for delivering content to the modern workforce learners at the moment of need. This article focuses on how mobile learning can be used to enable learning in the flow of work.

Mobile Learning: Taking Learning Where They Are

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Mobile Learning is Not Just the Latest Fad. In Training, Learning, and Development there are trends that come and trends that go. There is growing evidence that mobile learning is not any of those things. Mobile Learning is Not Just Another Name for eLearning. One of the best quick and easy descriptions I have heard is that mobile learning is “ learning on the go “ That’s pretty accurate as far as it goes.

How Videos Can Enhance the Mobile Learning Experience

CommLab India

Why is video-based mobile learning so popular among learners of all ages? This blog will discuss the reasons for the popularity and how you can use video-based mobile learning to enhance your training effectiveness. eLearning Development Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learning Shift

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Are traditional elearning packages effective in all situations, or have we just come to expect them? Mobile Training on the Rise. With the increase in bring-your-device-to-work programs, there has been a similar rise in mobile video based training. Increase Employee Satisfaction – In one survey particular, 100% of participants indicated that they would actively seek mobile training programs. Naturally it makes sense that mobile training is going to rise.

Improve the Mobile Learning Experience

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In the spring of 2013, I was a “Publisher’s Rep” (gosh, I hated that term), walking around a busy college campus with a senior product leader at a major learning company. We talked about new products his team was bringing to the market, and I asked him, “What about mobile?”

Game of Phones: Five Critical Factors For Effective Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning Performance Support Blended Learning

Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning

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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 mobile devices

Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

Mobile Learning or m-Learning has brought about a revolution in the eLearning industry. From educational institutions to enterprises – every organization is making use of mobile learning platforms to make learning fun and effective.

Mobile Learning App: Revolutionize Your Online Training

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Technologies are transforming the education sector and the way of learning. Mobile apps have revolutionized the way a learner access their courses and learn through the courses. Mobile learning Apps are innovative and cutting-edge technology to provide continuous learning.

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

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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. Implementing mobile-led corporate e-Learning solutions as a part of the L&D strategy is not merely an option, but a necessity for every industry.

Designing Mobile Learning Solutions

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With so much of our lives lived “on the go”, mobile learning has acquired a new paradigm. If designed correctly, mLearning can save time while providing just-in-time learning opportunities. However, to be successful, mobile learning solutions should not simply aspire to become classroom lectures on a tablet or smartphone. Design for your Organization: Not every organization will have current technologies that support mobile learning solutions.

Mobile Learning is Here to Stay and Here’s Why

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As the popularity and prevalence of mobile devices continues to skyrocket, mobile learning is now far more than an industry buzzword. Mobile Learning for a Mobile World. In October, unique mobile Internet users hit the 3.9 As of April, mobile internet traffic accounted for 51.2 Whether your employees are just down the hall or halfway around the world, they are increasingly relying on mobile technology to get things done at work.

The Essentials of Mobile Learning

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We have reached a stage where mobile is no longer the future of learning. Smartphones signify the present and play a significant role in learning today. Be it learning at the workplace, higher education, or K-12, smartphones and the app-ecosystem have truly revolutionized the way L&D practitioners and educators approach learning. How Smartphones Dominate Workplace Learning? The mobile learning market is set to grow to $37.60

Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Upside is doing a fair bit of mobile learning development and we blog about it regularly. I want to share some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. Tools to develop Native applications: SDK provided for mobile device. It requires MIDP/JVM on mobile device. Each mobile device has some variation in implementing MIDP profile. But as IPhone has distinct UI there are some tools to achieve that effect: iui.

Mobile Learning in Africa Facts

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At this point it isn’t a secret that mobile learning (also referred to as ‘mlearning’) is projected to grow over the foreseeable future. A simple trip the store will provide all the evidence you need that people prefer mobile devices for entertainment and learning. All over the world mobile learning is growing in popularity. By 2020, the African mobile market is expected to grow to roughly $234 billion (a CAGR of 21.27%).

10 Mobile Learning Examples

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Self-paced learning is a method that allows you to train your employees as individuals and not just as teams during live training sessions – whether in-person or online. This learning allows learners to access learning materials across multiple devices, especially on smartphones.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Global mobile data traffic grew 69 percent in 2014 and was nearly 30 times the size of the entire global Internet in 2000. Mobile video traffic exceeded 50 percent of total mobile data traffic for the first time in 2012. Mobile network (cellular) connection speeds grew 20 percent in 2014. These are just some excerpts from Cisco’s Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update for 2014 to 2019, but they clearly prove a point.

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Developing An Effective Mobile Learning Strategy Via Robust Learning Management Systems

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With an increasing use of personalized mobile devices, organizations are capable of imparting online training at the point of need. Mobile learning is helpful when it comes to everything from product related training to sales training and compliance training. Therefore, they deploy efficient Learning Management Systems (LMSs) which support mobile learning in the modern learning environment. m-Learning Mobile app LMS

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

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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.

Benefits and challenges of mobile learning

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Mobile learning is one of the effective techniques that can help you to deliver a better learning experience. In this post, we’ll be sharing with you everything that you need to know about m – learning , including its benefits and challenges.

4 things you didn’t know about Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

Mobile learning is hot and new! And then there are many related things that you probably don’t know about mobile learning and content development so far. Here we tell you 4 such things that’ll make you rethink your current learning strategy if you haven’t adopted mlearning yet! Probably you’re not aware of it yet, but apps for mobiles are customizable as well. Authentic Learning. When are you planning to go mobile?

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

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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. Videos are easy to share and access on mobiles and tablets.

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Mobile Learning Poised to Dominate

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At this point everyone in the elearning industry takes mobile learning seriously, and with good reason. Mobile learning is on the rise and looks like it will be for the foreseeable future. This is especially true given the increase use and accessibility of mobile devices. If this many people use smartphones then it only makes sense that we create “smartphone friendly” learning content. mlearning mobile learning

Mobile Learning for Healthcare Professionals

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The healthcare industry is one of the most mobile industries: nurses shuffling between patients, doctors attending to OPD and in-house patients as well as at their own clinics, supporting staff and technicians shuttling between pathology, imaging and diagnostic laboratories and so on. Of course, the training methodology required in such a situation should be mobile too. Virtual learning for beginners. Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices.

5 Ways Mobile Learning Apps can Assist with Skills Training Needs

Dan Keckan

You’ve heard about mobile learning for corporate training, but have you heard about mobile learning apps? Find out what mobile learning apps are and how to leverage them for effective skills training.

6 Reasons Mobile Learning appeals to Modern Learners

InSync Training

The mobile explosion is sweeping the globe. This proliferation of mobile devices - coupled with the rise of the millennial generation - has ushered in the era of the modern learner. No longer content with having to absorb large chunks of learning content served up on a desktop computer, modern learners prefer to consume “bite-sized” lessons on the tablet or smartphone of their choice. Mobile Virtual Classroom Modern Learning Mobile Learning