What is Mobile Learning? (M-Learning)

Docebo

Such is the power of mobile internet. It wasn’t long, then, that L&D pros realized that offering a learning environment on mobile devices would replicate how their learners consume content outside of work, and increase engagement. As a result, mobile learning , or m-learning, has become an increasingly relevant component of all eLearning programs, and learning management systems in general. The Definition of M-Learning.

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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. It is a very exciting time for online course developers as upgrades, new devices, new software, apps, and WiFi hotspots can now break course design out the legacy learning management system box. Builds a climate of instruction and learning.

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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 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. If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind. Tools for Web-Based eLearning Apps. Tools for Native eLearning Apps.

Mobile Learning: How Advanced is your Organization?

Lambda Solutions

Mobile learning—if your organization hasn’t begun to think about it, research indicates that it’s time to start. Statistics from the PewResearch Internet Project tell us that as of January 2014, 90% of American adults own one or more cell phone, 58% of American adults own a smartphone and 42% of American adults own a tablet […] The post Mobile Learning: How Advanced is your Organization?

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). Indeed, applications for mobile devices nowadays go well beyond sending and receiving emails, but instead mobile has changed the way we interact with all digital content, no matter the medium (written, voice, video). Mobile Training: The Rules Change.

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Top 5 Benefits of Mobile eLearning

eLearning Brothers

The past decade has seen an explosion in mobile technology. We’re rapidly seeing the technological landscape grow and evolve, and the trend is moving further and further into the realm of mobility. At this point, it’s a foregone conclusion that a good eLearning strategy should include mobile learning. Perhaps the greatest advantage of mobile learning is that the learners can conceivably carry their class materials almost anywhere they go.

Classroom In A Pocket? Creating A Mobile eLearning Environment

eLearning Industry

Over the last fifteen years, education has gone from paper to platform and app-based, with students and teachers learning together in remarkable new ways. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Mobile Learning eLearning Challenges Mobile Learning Design Mobile Learning TrendsTechnology has transformed modern education.

eLBX Online Day 20 – The Benefits of Mobile Learning

eLearning Brothers

In this webinar, instructional designer Brandie Jenkins challenged us to look deeper at creative instructional design strategies for immersing learners in engaging and effective mobile learning experiences. To begin, Brandie polled attendees on what they thought of when they heard the phrase “mobile learning.” ” Here are some of the answers: Then Brandie outline the top 8 benefits of mobile learning.

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. This white paper proposal, titled “ Harnessing the Mobile Storm: The Power and Potential of Mobile Learning “, has many valuable insights into the changing face of the learning and development landscape, coming from experienced minds who know their way around the industry.

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. Similarly, a platform that involves mobile eLearning among its possibilities should ensure users to get reliability, security, compatibility, and agility. A Mobile eLearning solution like Paradiso LMS app will provide a tool.

Mobile Learning with Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Mobile learning continues to grow. If you are using Lectora then you’re already prepared to build mobile content. Post from the Lectora Blog: Before You Go Mobile: 28 Mobile Learning Questions to Ask. Meet the Demand for Mobile Learning. Create Mobile Learning Content for Smartphones. Posts from other eLearning Blogs: Creating Mobile Learning with Lectora (Learning Solutions Magazine).

Why Employees Adapt Faster to Mobile Learning Than eLearning

Content Raven

The advent of eLearning , meaning the original delivery of courses and other educational material via computer, was not something to which employees easily adjusted to. Employees, who are accustomed to learning in a classroom setting with lecturers in front of them, can feel a little isolated and inadequate when they started to learn alone in the computer age. mobile elearning mobile learning learning microlearning

Enhance Your Mobile Learning Delivery with 7 Eye-openers.

G-Cube

mLearning has, slowly but surely, been creating a niche for itself in corporate training and learning. Even a decade ago mLearning was being created and utilized for learning – though sparingly. But in the past few years it has emerged as a sustainable learning platform. In addition to providing uninterrupted access, mLearning also provides a more learner-centric approach where the learner can assess his or her own needs and learn accordingly.

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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. If you use eLearning Brothers games you’ll notice the first slide is always the logo and the second slide is the instructions slide. Since this is a learning game eLearning Brothers always programs in games with a play again button.

Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary

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I will be stating the obvious when I say that there is huge amount of interest in mobile learning across the globe. 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. While the L&D teams and learning solution providers are quickly adapting themselves to these changes, most of have many questions around how to make best use of mobile learning.

How much does Mobile eLearning cost?

eFront

Mobile learning is the next big thing in the LMS/eLearning space. Well, I’ve spent a lot of time in the learning management system space, and I’ll tell you. Because mobile learning is, essentially, publishing your eLearning courses as a mobile app (either web-based or native) costs for mobile learning will largely mirror costs for developing a general mobile app. Did I forget any considerations for mobile learning costs?

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5 Tips for Improving Responsive Design in Mobile eLearning

Coreaxis

Mobile device usage is on the rise. people now spend more time on their mobile devices than they do on their desktops. Now more than ever, mobile learning has become a critical consideration in the design and development of learning solutions. Responsive design allows you to create one eLearning solution that will automatically respond to any device or browser, maintaining a streamlined aesthetic and high quality user experience for your audience.

10 Mobile Learning Trends For 2018

Adobe Captivate

The demand for mobile learning from the learners is on a steady increase, and it is clearly transitioning from an “option” to a “must have”. In this article, I outline 10 mobile learning trends for 2018 that organizations should invest on. The Top Mobile Learning Trends For 2018. mLearning or mobile learning is self-paced, learning on the go. I am providing my list of 10 mobile learning trends for 2018 here.

Why and How Your Organization Should Incorporate Mobile Learning

eThink Education

A learning management system can significantly boost the efficiency and effectiveness of your organization by offering access to helpful training and education related to your industry and specific to your employees’ positions. However, in order to better meet the evolving needs of the modern learner, a mobile LMS can significantly improve your training programs by making them even more convenient, digestible, and effective. Major Mobile LMS Benefits.

Why you need a Mobile eLearning Program

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Four Questions to Ask Before Creating Mobile eLearning by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Considering implementing mobile eLearning? Think about learners, goals, and content type before committing to a mobile approach. Getting Started Instructional Design Mobile Learning

5 Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid

Upside Learning

Having worked with several organizations over the last 4 years, trying to get their mobile learning initiatives off the ground, we’ve learnt about some of the common pitfalls to avoid. Thinking mLearning is ‘eLearning on mobile’ In my view this is probably the biggest mistake […]. Mobile Learning eLearning on mobile eLearning On Tablets

Why Mobile eLearning is on the Rise

OpenSesame

This is why more working professionals prefer mobile elearning as their learning method of choice. Mobile elearning allows you to learn in the few moments of downtime you have wherever you are, whether that happens between meetings, on your commute to work, or during an afternoon break. To find the mobile course offerings from OpenSesame, go to the Courses tab from the OpenSesame homepage and select Browse All Courses (see below). .

Why Responsive Design in Mobile Learning is a Must

Coreaxis

Responsive design is exactly what it sounds like: design that responds to whatever mobile device or browser is being used to access it. All of this is intended to create the best possible user experience, which is why responsive design in mobile learning is essential. . When it comes to the mobile learning experience, frustration is the enemy of engagement. A better user experiences mean higher engagement and improved learning outcomes.

Why Responsive Design in Mobile Learning is a Must

Coreaxis

Responsive design is exactly what it sounds like: design that responds to whatever mobile device or browser is being used to access it. All of this is intended to create the best possible user experience, which is why responsive design in mobile learning is essential. . When it comes to the mobile learning experience, frustration is the enemy of engagement. A better user experiences mean higher engagement and improved learning outcomes.

Mobile eLearning for Retail-Best Practices

cogentys

Mobile learning for retail is turning out to be one of the most valuable retail training tools ever introduced. Retail Text Posts corporate elearning corporate training custom elearning custom elearning development google glass for corporate elearning google glass for lms hospitality training hotel training restaurant learning management system restaurant lms restaurant training retail training retail training hotel training retail training software safety training

How much does Mobile eLearning cost?

eFront

Mobile learning is the next big thing in the LMS/eLearning space. Well, I’ve spent a lot of time in the learning management system space, and I’ll tell you. Because mobile learning is, essentially, publishing your eLearning courses as a mobile app (either web-based or native) costs for mobile learning will largely mirror costs for developing a general mobile app. Did I forget any considerations for mobile learning costs?

Mobile Learning, aka m-learning: still alive?

eFront

Mobile learning. See, back when modern smartphones and tablets were still a new thing (that would be around 2008-2012), mobile learning captured the headlines because it was a new thing too. As mobile learning established itself, it stopped getting as many headlines because journalists like to move on to the next hot thing. Mobile on the rise. All the available stats confirm the rise of mobile computing. Mobile learning is here to stay.

Practical Mobile eLearning Today: Real Solutions for Creating mLearning for Your Organization Right Now, Part 1.

Adobe Captivate

Mobile Learning has become a hot-topic and therefore has been seriously laden with marketing and hype. The excitement is very understandable, but it also makes finding information about how to actually create mobile eLearning solutions (mLearning) all the more difficult. Today’s post is intended to help you cut through the hype and get down to [.]. Whats new

Mobile Learning: The World is Your Office [INFOGRAPHIC]

Docebo

Find out the top 3 mobile learning trends for 2019 in this infographic. Did you know that more than a third of the learner population doesn’t have access to a mobile learning solution that works? This means organizations are missing out on the opportunity to achieve better engagement and knowledge retention through mobile-optimized learning experiences. If you’re thinking about taking advantage of mobile learning, check out our infographic.

5 Advantages Of Developing An eLearning App With A Mobile LMS Versus Mobile-Optimized

eLearning Industry

Desk-based LMS are frequently pitted against mobile eLearning technology, so we’re already familiar with that space. But is there truly a significant difference between native mobile apps and responsive LMS content? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Mobile Learning Free eBooks Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning Software

Why mobile learning will determine the future elearning

OpenSesame

With wireless networks and large data plans enabling mobility, this allows both trainers and learners to go beyond the traditional classroom and expand the wingspan of their knowledge. We’ve rounded up the top reasons why mobile learning will determine the future of elearning. . The increasing affordability and accessibility of smartphones, tablets, and mobile devices, more learners will be able to have access to learning while working remotely or out in the field.

Docebo Launches Major Mobile App Feature Update Borne From Customer Ideas Portal

Docebo

Docebo’s award winning mobile app now supports course catalogs, in which learners can self-enroll, and deep linking. Despite a healthy learner appetite for mobile platforms that enable these experiences, more than a third of the learner population doesn’t have access to a mobile solution that truly connects with them. Course Catalogs Are Now Included Within The Mobile Experience. Mobile Deep Linking Now Available.

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Mobile eLearning Design: How to Survive Your First mLearning Project by J.P. Medved

Learning Solutions Magazine

Emerging Topics Getting Started Management Mobile Learning Project Management Developing your first mLearning application is likely to present some new challenges, but planning ahead. will smooth your path to success! Here is a step-by-step guide to managing the process and the project.