mLearning more than mobile elearning?

Clark Quinn

Someone tweeted about their mobile learning credo, and mentioned the typical ‘mlearning is elearning, extended’ view. Which I rejected, as I believe mlearning is much more (and so should elearning be). Mobile, paper, computers, voodoo, whatever technology works. Anything that requires understanding how people work and learn would be fair game. Sure, mobile elearning can be a subset of mlearning, but not the whole picture.

The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

Instructional Designer, eLearning Consultant, Feature & Technical Writer. The flexibility of accessing an entire course from a small and lightweight wireless device makes mobile learning the current education frontier. The mobile retail market is currently outpacing mLearning.

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The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

G-Cube

According to a 2012 survey of mobile learners, 99% believed the mobile format and presentation enhanced their learning, and it was found that 45% actually spent less time in training than their (non-mobile trained) peers, with no loss of comprehension.

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. In the same way, we should always be learning and improving our knowledge and skill sets with mobile training.

Adapt a Mobile eLearning App to your training programs and increase the engagement of your students

Paradiso

In the educational field, Mobile eLearning has revolutionized the way people learn online. That’s why, with the arrival of the new generation of smartphones, acquiring new skills online through a mobile device is a reality. of your eLearning content.

Free eLearning Game Template for Edge Animate

eLearning Brothers

Need a free eLearning Game Template made in Adobe Edge Animate for your eLearning course? The Explorer eLearning Game Template is great for a learner that wants to explore their surroundings. Free eLearning Game Template for Edge Animate.

Create Awesome eLearning Games (Flash and HTML 5)

eLearning Brothers

Want to create and use awesome eLearning games in your courses? Here at eLearning Brothers we have lots of games for you to use. There are 2 different ways to access our games: eLearning Template Library and the Interaction Builder. Use the HTML 5 games.

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The Top 3 Mistakes People Make When Building Mobile eLearning

Lemonade

Too often when we talk about mobile eLearning, we talk about portrait vs landscape, or designing for “mobile first.”. But the key to effective mobile training isn’t how it looks. Simulating complex tasks on mobile phones is extremely difficult.

6 Elements Every Mobile Learning Game Should Have

eLearning Brothers

There are essential elements that every mobile learning game should have. Specifically, I found six that are a must when developing any learning game. Here are the six elements every mobile learning game should have: 1. Game Board or Game Objective.

The Top 3 Mistakes People Make When Building Mobile eLearning

Lemonade

Too often when we talk about mobile eLearning, we talk about portrait vs landscape, or designing for “mobile first.”. But the key to effective mobile training isn’t how it looks. Simulating complex tasks on mobile phones is extremely difficult.

Making the most of mobile eLearning solutions

Aptara

Making the most of mobile eLearning solutions. The growing popularity of mobile devices has created additional opportunities for educators to explore new eLearning strategies. You can't just put your desktop site on mobile. Let mLearning do what mobile does best .

Celebrating 50 eLearning Best Practices

eLearning Brothers

This article marks my fiftieth publication on the eLearning Brothers blog. Come follow along this summary post where I highlight the top 50 eLearning best practices and insights I’ve covered over the past year. Games don’t have to be complex to be engaging.

HTML 5 Games in Rapid Intake

eLearning Brothers

It’s easy to build HTML 5 games in our Interaction Builder and then add then to courses built with Rapid Intake. For example, if the user is viewing your course on a desktop browser then the course will use the Flash game file.

Template Tuesday: In the Mood to Play “Deal or No Deal”? Try this!

eLearning Brothers

Beat the Banker is a fun eLearning game template for Articulate Storyline that will appeal to fans of modern game shows. Each time they choose a case, the amount inside is removed from the game. This game would work well in a group setting.

10 Golden Rules to Optimize Your E-learning Content For Mobile Learning

Docebo

Instead, we want to examine the proliferation of mobile-first strategies in the wide world of business, how it’s constantly growing as new applications are uncovered (and its full potential is nowhere near being reached). Mobile Training: The Rules Change.

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How to Insert eLearning Cutout People Videos in Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

I’m going to show you how to use our eLearning Cutout People Videos in Adobe Captivate 8. We also are going to a Melanie from the eLearning Template Library. Insert eLearning Cutout People Videos into a Blank Project. This is the game you play with responsive video.

How Games Drive Sales Enablement (Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

When game elements are carefully linked to learning objectives, good things happen. And when the games are designed or chosen based on the characteristics of target learners, great things happen. Games are seldom the only learning solution required, either. Board Games.

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Mobile eLearning Virtual Worlds, Environments, and Serious Games

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

One comment that was tweeted mentioned a need for VWs to begin making their way onto mobile devises. What DOES matter is seeing that it is possible to have a virtual environment on a mobile device.

What is Elearning?

TOPYX LMS

Thank you to our Guest Blogger spearhead eLearning. Elearning is described as the delivery of training or education through digital or electronic methods. The History of Elearning. The Benefits of Elearning. Elearning can benefit both businesses and individuals.

6 Reasons to be Grateful for ELearning

LearnDash

Sticking to the theme of giving thanks, I thought it would be relevant to provide a few reasons we should be grateful for elearning. Below are some six reasons to be thankful for what elearning provides us ! Gives Us Mobility. elearning

Flashy Lectora Animations Without Using Flash

eLearning Brothers

When you think games or animation, there’s a good chance you think of Flash. But what if you want to access your course work on mobile devices? You can also check out our collection of Lectora Templates in the eLearning Brothers Template Library.

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How to Choose the Best Games for Your e-Learning Courses

Trivantis

Mobile Learning. Lectora Mobile. Mobile eLearning Platform for All mLearning. -->. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Mobile. eLearning Tips and Videos. -->. Monthly eLearning News. -->. Mobile Learning. -->. Flash card games.

"Baby Boomers Hate Games" and other training myths

Lemonade

"I love the idea of game-based training, but I don’t think my older employees will use it." Do Baby Boomers actually hate games? A study by Celia Pearce of the Georgia Institute of Technology found that women over 40 spend the greatest number of hours per week gaming (2).

4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016

eLearning Brothers

Technology-based eLearning programs are incredibly efficient. Not only do companies save time and money by eliminating the time and cost of on-site instruction, eLearning training solutions have also been proven to be much more successful at improving participation and retention of material.

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Elearning Beyond Buzzwords: Systematic Design of Instruction

42 Design Square

Mobile Learning, Gamification, Microlearning, Blended…are these words being constantly thrown at you? By all means, develop Mobile Elearning if the needs analysis proved “more learners would view the elearning on their mobile.”

Free Mobile Compatible Edge Animate Templates

eLearning Brothers

Welcome to another Free eLearning Templates blog post. This post will highlight three Adobe Edge Animate Templates that can be used for mobile learning. We hope you enjoy these mobile friendly templates. Not sure how to use Edge Animate in your eLearning?

"Baby Boomers Hate Games" and other training myths

Lemonade

"I love the idea of game-based training, but I don’t think my older employees will use it." Do Baby Boomers actually hate games? A study by Celia Pearce of the Georgia Institute of Technology found that women over 40 spend the greatest number of hours per week gaming (2).

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

Early this month we ran two webinars on “Designing eLearning for Pads (tablet)” A big thank you to all of you who were able to join us! Finally, here’s everything you wanted to know about eLearning on iPads… and asked! Can mobile learning be applied for agents.

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#AECT17 Conference Contributions

Clark Quinn

For my own presentation, I shared my efforts to move ‘rapid elearning’ forward. We had an eager group who were interested in games, and my colleague and I took turns answering and commenting on each other’s comments. These included five basic principles: mlearning is not just mobile elearning; mlearning is a wide variety of things. recognize that mobile is a platform, not a tactic or an app; once you ‘go mobile’, folks will want more.

2.6 billion reasons for thinking mobile first in elearning

Sponge UK

Do you think mobile first when designing an elearning course? We’re going to think about why a mobile first, or even mobile only approach could be the best option for your next project. Why consider a mobile only approach? Why design mobile first for desktop users?

SHIFT wins two 2016 Brandon Hall Awards!

SHIFT eLearning

SHIFT by Aura Interactiva, the mobile eLearning development platform has just won two more Brandon Hall Technology Awards, taking Gold in the Gaming and Simulation Technology and Bronze in Content Authoring.

Introducing the New Adobe Captivate 2017

eLearning Brothers

Adobe just released the newest version of its popular eLearning authoring tool, Captivate. The new release contains several enhancements and additions that have really enhanced your ability to create high-quality eLearning in a short amount of time.

2012 in retrospective: top 10 posts

Challenge to Learn

Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day. There are three post in this list (on 1, 4 and 10) about a new metaphor for eLearning. An other interesting development here is Michael Allens SAM, an agile methodology for eLearning development.

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

In recent times, the eLearning industry has undergone rapid improvements owing to the changes in the organizations to match to the needs and expectations of the learners. Mobile-based learning is now being widely used to deliver training to learners. Mobile Learning.

2008 - MMVIII eLearning Year in Review

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

MMVIII (2008) started off visual and mobile to be sure. Opensource lego-style mobile gadgetry goodness. Since the eLearning community tends to lag a little behind I would have to say that twitter hit the eLearning community strongest in 2008.