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. Benefits of Mobile Learning in the Workplace.

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Banking on Gamification for Better Onboarding

G-Cube

The first and obvious option was to deploy a multi-lingual mobile-based Learning Management System which was integrated to our client’s HRMS. Gamification also works. That tells us quite a bit about what a well-executed gamification strategy can achieve, right?

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5 Ways to Take Advantage of Mobile Learning Functionality

LearnDash

Mobile learning isn’t just a way to make courses more accessible—it’s a way to deliver better learning content. In fact, many users— especially younger users —are more comfortable with mobile content. And that mobility comes with a real advantage. Gamification.

4 New Trends in Educational Technology

Tesseract Learning

Many schools and teachers turned to technology to help the students continue their learning. Schools, colleges, and universities are changing their traditional methods of teaching with new trends in education technology. Gamification.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

How Millennials Connect to Mobile Learning

LearnDash

Mobile learning provides a prime opportunity to connect with Millennial audiences. It’s been several years now since mobile online activity surpassed that of desktop usage. This means you should go through your courses carefully to be sure they function well on mobile.

Ramping Up Mobile Learning with Videos and Gamification

CommLab India

Check this blog to know how you can ride on the popularity of mobile learning by using videos and gamification for maximum effect. Learning Technology mobile learning

5 Must Read Posts About Gamification

LearnDash

We often write about a variety of topics on our blog, anything from the latest technology, trends in instructional design, best practices for mobile learning, tips for quizzing, and much more. One aspect of elearning that has gained in popularity in recent years is gamification. Gamification can mean a variety of the things depending on how you intend to use it. Below are some of the more popular posts we have had on gamification (certainly won’t be the last).

Responsive VS Adaptive Mobile Authoring – Pros and Cons

Enyota Learning

Mobile Learning is the fastest-evolving learning technology in the global learning tech industry today! With the rise of mobile devices and numerous other devices having varied screen sizes, mobile learning has now become a major attraction in the learning industry. Facts reveal that 47% of organizations are now using mobile devices to support formal learning. Providing a satisfying user experience through desktop/mobile course is important.

Mobile Learning: Taking Learning Where They Are

JCA Solutions

Mobile Learning is Not Just the Latest Fad. 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. Mobile learning, at least in its current form, is also eLearning. Support for Learning on Mobile Devices.

Agile Microlearning Explained

2THE COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN OTTOLEARN COPYRIGHT © 2018 NEOVATION CORPORATION INTRODUCTION Disruptive technologies are critical to growth and success. disruptive technologies are introduced, there is a dramatic. As a result, adaptive training technology became comparably.

Three Essential Design Elements for Effective eLearning Gamification

Allen Interactions

I am continually mesmerized by the crazy, fast-paced evolution of technology. There are oodles of apps for educational, informational, productivity, and recreational use available on our mobile devices. Gamification game-based learning eLearning GamesBy Carrie Zens, Director of Marketing / @carriezens. And lots of games. Games, games, games.

What is eLearning Gamification?

eLearning Brothers

You know you have become an eLearning nerd when watching a movie all you think about is gamification and instructional design. Elearning Gamification in Ender’s Game. Here are some of the eLearning technologies I saw in Ender’s Game: Ender carries some kind of mobile learning game device that simulates game scenarios and interacts with other students through a flight simulator. What is eLearning Gamification? Remember, Gamification Does Not Equal Games.

5 Reasons to Use Gamification in E-Learning

Origin Learning

Thankfully, with the introduction of high-end gamification in learning , we now have back what was lost being a child – a powerful medium of learning in the adult, corporate world. Gamification allows learners to ‘learn’ these professionally important behaviors. New technologies have opened up new frontiers for mobile based gaming. These are the 5 reasons we think gamification should find its way into your online and mobile training strategy.

Learning Through Gamification - Myth Versus Fact

InSync Training

From using innovative technology with integrated rich media, to microlearning and mobile apps , the types of training styles are unlimited. One of these learning styles (and a trending topic in L&D) is gamification , which takes gaming principles and mechanics and applies them to a non-game experience. However, because gamification is relatively new and trending, some companies remain skeptical of implementing this type of learning. Gamification Mobile Learning

10 eLearning gamification examples

Ed App

Technology advancements are transforming the learning experience and are changing the way we learn and retain information. Whether you are a student, employee, or customer, gamification is paramount to creating an engaging and inclusive learning experience.

Creating Mobile-based Learning Solutions with Videos and Gamification

CommLab India

Videos and gamification have a prominent role to play in learning because of their adaptability and appeal with modern learners. This blog highlights the importance of creating mobile-based learning solutions using these two main strategies. Learning Technology mobile learning solutions

Thinking about Gamification in Learning and Instruction

Kapp Notes

The first part of the chapter is an attempt to identify the key elements in the definition of gamification. Gamification is an emergent approach to instruction which facilitates learning and encourages motivation through the use of game elements, mechanics and game-based thinking. The idea is to integrate game-based elements more commonly seen in video, entertainment focused or mobile games into instructional environments. 2013) Gamification of Learning and Educational Games.

Recommended Research: Constructivism & Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Last week, we had an awesome virtual class on how to implement an effective gamification strategy within a corporate learning environment! In class, we briefly touched on some learning theories and research related to constructivism and the effective use of technology, games and gamification within the overall learning environment. Pockets of potential: Using mobile technologies to promote children’s learning. Learning bridges: Mobile technologies in education.

Gamification and Microlearning: A Dream Team

Coreaxis

One idea to make learning more engaging is combining gamification and microlearning for corporate training. Gamification and microlearning are a winning combination, if done right. 5 Tips to Combine the Power of Gamification and Microlearning.

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10 Training Technology Tools

Ed App

Here are the 10 training technology tools to help you train your team. Training Technology #1 – EdApp. EdApp is a mobile-first microlearning platform that allows you to create training content for your learners through a cloud-based course authoring tool. Mobile friendly.

How to Create a Better Blended Learning Experience on Mobile

LearnDash

How can mobile learning make blended classrooms more effective? It seems like, with every passing year, technology and daily life become increasingly wound together. With most learners bringing their technology with them into the classroom—either on their laptop or their smartphone—there’s less of a distinction between when classroom learning ends, and the out-of-class, self-directed learning begins. Think about why you’re choosing mobile.

Our approach to gamification

Ed App

While games are old, the term “gamification” is new. Gamification is the activity of applying gameplay methods to non-games to make them more engaging. The history of gamification. Here’s a brief timeline of the history of gamification: 1896: Sperry & Hutchinson Co.

Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

G-Cube

The influence of technology on training organizational workforce has been huge for the past few years. Digitization has increased the scope of using personalized mobile apps to deliver customized learning experiences at the point of need. With technological innovation, it has become significant for modern organizations to use smartphones and tablets, enabling learning on the go. Emerging Need of Mobile Apps for E-Learning. Trends Adopted for Mobile App Development.

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Why and How to Create a Continuous Learning Culture

Docebo

Mobile Learning. Learners need accessible and fluid tools at their disposal , something that can be achieved through mobile accessibility. Mobile learning enables your learners to partake in microlearning which will be most natural and familiar to learners.

RIP Gamification

Lemonade

You may want to sit down for this, but gamification … it’s dead. I mean, we’re fighting for employee mindshare against attention-sucking behemoths like mobile devices, heavy workloads, and social networks, and we really thought a few drops of gamification could turn the tide?

Facing 21st Century Instructional Design Challenges by Tom Kuhlmann

B Online Learning

Tom discusses how technology is changing the way we teach. Understand how technology has changed the way courses are designed. Adult Learning Principles Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News adult learning principles authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design gamification instructional design mobile learning online learning rapid authoring tools rapid eLearning storyline

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, I have been observing that various new online learning solutions are popping every month and conventional classroom settings are getting even keener than ever to integrate new technologies into their content and strategies. The segment of eLearning is itself prone to witness various new trends and technologies, so it’s just a question of time before we encounter completely transformed strategies and methodologies rising from this powerful segment. Trend # 5 Gamification.

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Take Your Training Beyond Gamification

Unboxed

As gamification has been an increasingly popular training technique to motivate modern learners over the past decade, we’re sure you’ve applied some of these practices to increase engagement and reinforce learning with your employees. It’s time to go beyond gamification with your training. Mobile-style arcade game. Mobile-style match-3 game. Listen to a recording of our webinar, “Beyond Gamification: 3 Secrets on How To Level Up Your Training With Games.”

Mobile Learning: A Manager’s Guide

Web Courseworks

Enders published Manager’s Guide to Mobile Learning some three years ago and it is still a relevant read today. Brenda will be presenting a webinar on creating practical strategy for mobile learning as part of our monthly eLearning Thought Leaders Series. In preparation for this event on March 28 th , I gave her book a re-read and would like to share some of the highlights here: Benefits of Mobile Learning; Provide performance support, especially for millennials. Brenda J.

The Success and (some) Failures of Gamification in Training and Learning

G-Cube

Gamification has received a lot of attention in the recent times, in both business and education. Companies are leveraging gamification as a strategy to engage consumers and clients with interesting game-like mechanisms and incentives for the purpose of promotion, marketing, engagement, and customer loyalty. Though they might sound similar, but games and gamification are different. The strengths of gamification and the derived benefits are many.

RIP Gamification

Lemonade

You may want to sit down for this, but gamification … it’s dead. I mean, we’re fighting for employee mindshare against attention-sucking behemoths like mobile devices, heavy workloads, and social networks, and we really thought a few drops of gamification could turn the tide?

Mobile Learning Trends

Instancy

Educational, training institutions and eLearning content publishers must adapt themselves to the new technological landscape in order to keep their courses and learning materials relevant to today’s learners. The development of educational mobile apps provides exciting new ways to develop educational courses that are both effective in reaching educational objectives for teachers and rewarding to […].

17 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 15

Upside Learning

Know how work would shape up in the future, major ideas that would change the world of training and how learning would soon turn mobile. For all you Tech savvy folks, get the scoop on how technology wires the learning brain and how HTML 5 aids cross platform development. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? The Future Is Now : Think Mobile First. So, think future, think mobile. technologies.

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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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The Essentials of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

We have reached a stage where mobile is no longer the future of learning. In this blog post, we will examine the importance of mobile learning in modern workplace learning, why organizations should invest in it, the growth of mobile learning apps, and the elements of an ideal mobile learning program. Stats from industry analysts show some interesting numbers: Around 50% to 55% of organizations integrate mobile devices as part of their training programs.

5 Signs It’s Time To Switch Your LMS

Docebo

In just the past few years, learning technology has evolved from a simple Learning Management System (LMS), designed to house and manage learning content, to today’s modern and high-tech, cloud-based LMS optimized to deliver strong learning outcomes. It’s important that your company’s technology stack communicates effectively across each application in a way that makes everyone’s jobs easier and more efficient. It Doesn’t Offer Any Mobile Capabilities.

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