16 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 17

Upside Learning

Speaking of the iPad, the growth of mobile devices has led to an increase in social and informal learning. Whether online or in-line, here’s the necessary information. How To Evaluate Social And Informal Learning. In today’s scenario where learning is increasingly migrating from events (think “workshop”) to processes (think “social learning”), how can one evaluate social learning and informal learning? Adobe Releases Flash-to-HTML5 Converter, Codenamed Wallaby.

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7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

Think “flash cards” for mobile knowledge transfer, short, easy to digest videos , and you can be sure employees will be grateful that you’ve taken into consideration how they prefer to consume content on their devices. Employees can often be subject to information overload, and the ability to find and assimilate the right information at the right time is as important as learning a new concept or process. We know that most learning happens informally.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. Flash will still have an impact (at least in the area of mobile learning). Success metrics for learning will be based on content access, views, involvement and downloads. Learning leaders will be more focused on relevancy of information. The answer is simple: Information Overload provides inherent opportunity for curation.