How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

In fact, the four most in-demand skills are critical thinking, complex problem solving, judgment and decision-making, and active listening. A host of new MOOCs are exploring the potential of the massive format to develop these skills and lead to meaningful outcomes using problem-based learning. In this model, students learn the content in a real-world environment and are assessed using real-world problems.

Internet Trends & What they Mean for Accessibility

3Play Media

We live in the age of internet domination. 51% of the world’s population are internet users (a number that is more slowly climbing up than previous years as most of the people who are likely to be online are, well, already online). Yet, despite the importance of the internet in our culture, web accessibility lawsuits are skyrocketing. The internet, in all its glory, is still profoundly inaccessible. Internet Trend 1: E-commerce Makes Up 15% of Retail Sales.

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How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

In fact, the four most in-demand skills are critical thinking, complex problem solving, judgment and decision-making, and active listening. A host of new MOOCs are exploring the potential of the massive format to develop these skills and lead to meaningful outcomes using problem-based learning. In this model, students learn the content in a real-world environment and are assessed using real-world problems.

6 Steps to a Mobile Mindset: Mobile Learning Basics

Bottom-Line Performance

If you attended ATD TechKnowledge this year, then you might have seen a session about this new thing called The Mobile Mindset. We were excited to see just how ready people are to do something—anything—to get mobile learning started at their organization. I coined the term Mobile Mindset to encompass a broader range of programming and design that’s accessible to all organizations—the ones trying to roll out mobile now and those who still have hurdles to overcome.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

we’ve seen on the internet in recent years, driven by the ubiquity of. Content New Value gomolearning.com @gomolearning A common problem for organizations who. is vital to making sure you’re ready for this mobile- first world and feel confident that your content.

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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Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Jane Hart

The Principals of the Internet Time Alliance decided to take a collective look ahead to the new year, and share our predictions. We’ll see an increasing use of mobile, and some organizations will recognize the platform that such devices provide to move the full suite of learning support (specifically performance support and informal learning) out to employees, dissolving the arbitrary boundaries between training and the full spectrum of possibilities.

Mobile Learning: e-learningnext

ID Reflections

Why Mobile Learning The strongest Value Proposition for mobile learning comes from connecting people with ideas, information, and each other—anytime, anywhere! Ten years back, Clark Quinn’s statement about mobile learning seemed wishful thinking.

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Internet Trends & What they Mean for Accessibility

3Play Media

We live in the age of internet domination. 51% of the world’s population are internet users (a number that is more slowly climbing up than previous years as most of the people who are likely to be online are, well, already online). Yet, despite the importance of the internet in our culture, web accessibility lawsuits are skyrocketing. The internet, in all its glory, is still profoundly inaccessible. Internet Trend 1: E-commerce Makes Up 15% of Retail Sales.

The Amazon approach – Problem solving with elearning

Sponge UK

The world’s biggest retailer , Amazon has had to solve some of the biggest problems facing any business. We’re going to analyse their innovative ideas and show how an elearning approach can help you use the same techniques to solve some common business training problems. Time away from work: 1-Click One of the problems with training is the time that workers need to spend away from their job. Focusing on the learning outcome is all important in elearning design.

5 benefits of using Paradiso LMS Mobile Learning App for your training programs

Paradiso

With Paradiso LMS mobile Learning App you can offer to your employees or students a continuous e-learning experience. Paradiso LMS Mobile Learning App is optimized for Android, iOS, and Windows, no matter the device you’re using.

The 4 S’s of mobile design

E-Learning Provocateur

Given that smartphone sales are estimated to exceed PC sales by the end of this year, and mobile Internet users are expected to exceed desktop Internet users soon after, I have finally concluded that the time is ripe for mobile learning.

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4 Reasons Why Mobile Learning is the Future

TOPYX LMS

Company decision makers and eLearning experts are finding that mobile learning is the future of L&D/corporate training. 4 Reasons Why Mobile Learning is the Future of L&D/Corporate Training. For multiple reasons, mobile learning is the future of L&D/corporate training. This is because mobile learning…. These leaders are discovering that mobile learning shortens the length of time it takes to thoroughly train an employee.

Good eLearning Design for Bad Internet Connections

TalentLMS

Designing eLearning programs for imperfect Internet connections is, oddly enough, a valuable skill. Despite enjoying mobile data and broadband connectivity increasingly everywhere, most learners are still disrupted with unpredictable connections. These learners are often among the select few individuals in their towns and villages that have the privilege of owning a computer and an Internet connection. These videos do not work under frail Internet connections.

Learning Management Systems: Meet the Internet of Things

Brella

Internet of Things. We call it the Internet of Things (IoT). The Internet of Things . If a device can connect to the Internet, and can send or receive data, it’s an IoT device. On Mobile Devices – Imagine being in school again. It’s UX first and mobile first.”.

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

And all of this has been made possible with the marvelous effects of blended mobile learning. Making education accessible to those with smartphones and stable Internet access, blended mobile learning can supplement, if not substitute, formal education systems. Read on to know more about the benefits of blended mobile learning –the future of education. Blended mobile learning: what is it all about? Blended mobile learning combines virtual and in-person sessions.

10 Reasons Why You Need a Mobile Learning Management System 

Hurix Digital

This blog talks about 10 Reasons Why Enterprises Need a Mobile LMS (Learning Management System). billion smartphone users around the world, it is safe to say that we are living in a mobile world. That is the reason there is a growing demand for mobile learning management systems. After all, early adopters of mobile LMS have understood that learning shouldn’t be enforced, but flexible and on-demand. Everyone is Going Mobile.

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How to Design a Mobile-First Online Course

LearnDash

Should online educators consider restructuring their courses to be mobile-first? It’s been a few years since mobile users surpassed desktop users on the Internet, yet online courses are still predominantly designed for desktop use. Desktops are better designed for multi-tasking, so a course that requires users to switch between programs or applications simultaneously isn’t well-suited for mobile. mobile learning

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How to Empower Frontline Employees with Mobile Training

Kitaboo

They are trained to influence clients to try out a product/service and handle difficult situations like finding a quick resolution to a problem, trying to calm irate clients, etc. These days, when it comes to staff training, mobile devices are the preferred platform. With mobile-based training, employees do not have to take time off work and can continue with their course while on the job, in between meetings, during break times or whenever they want.

Mobile Learning in Education [STUDY]

LearnDash

Many companies today are getting into mobile learning, but so are grade schools. It is only natural since students are often engaging with mobile devices outside of the classroom anyhow. Grunwald Associates LLC recently conducted a survey on mobile learning in the K-12 space. In this survey of 2,392 parents, they gathered metrics regarding current mobile use, expectations, and impact on students. ” Mobile Devices at Home. Problem solving skills.

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Boost Your Mobile Learning With Mobile App Analytics

Origin Learning

Mobile Learning is still new. Even for companies who have added mobile learning to their existing eLearning formats, there is a lot of scope for improvement and revision for many of them. Let’s say you have developed an app which your employees must download to get started with mobile learning. Mobile app analytics can help you solve these problems. Mobile app analytics let you know which employees in your organization are using the app most.

Mobile Learning: Book Review

Kapp Notes

Recently, I was sent a copy of Gary Woodill’s latest book, The Mobile Learning Edge. Here is a short review: Gary Woodill, describes how mobile devices can provide effective learning in a variety of formats including location-based information, just-in-time training and the ability to provide on-demand documentation such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) when and where the employee needs the information. He also provides seven principles for effective mobile learning.

4 Reasons Why Mobile Learning is the Future

TOPYX LMS

Company decision makers and eLearning experts are finding that mobile learning is the future of L&D/corporate training. 4 Reasons Why Mobile Learning is the Future of L&D/Corporate Training. For multiple reasons, mobile learning is the future of L&D/corporate training. This is because mobile learning…. These leaders are discovering that mobile learning shortens the length of time it takes to thoroughly train an employee.

Microlearning Should Be Mobile-first

CLO Magazine

The mobile version is an afterthought at best. It is completely out of step with what employees expect, as they have spent more time on mobile devices than a desktop for years. A 2016 research report from Mary Meeker , a partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers puts average mobile digital media time at 51percent and desktop at 42 percent. Yet, those are the worst performing aspects of current enterprise mobile apps.

Developing Mobile Content — Fast and Far-Reaching

G-Cube

Mobile learning, or m-learning, has found strong footing in recent years – especially in corporate circles where learning-on-the-go is an essential need. But the popularity of m-learning has created a growing need for mobile-compatible content – content that is readily available and accessible to the learner. At G-Cube, we have developed more than 200 learning hours of mobile-compatible content. Mobile Learning using Rapid Authoring Tools.

Mastering the Skills Supply Chain Problem

CLO Magazine

It competes heavily for technical talent and must stay current on new tools, mobile and Web technologies, Internet security and other fast-changing areas. Competition for talent requires a long-term view of capabilities development. Capability development is a never-ending challenge. Every organization has a combination of new hire, technical, systems and technology training, project management and professional development, and leadership development challenges.

Mobile Learning: A couple examples of the promise it offers

Bottom-Line Performance

I am constantly amazed by how much I do on my cell phone—read e-mails, send texts, take photos, play games, access the Internet—all of which make using a desktop computer seem less and less necessary. We have integrated mobile devices into our lives at a lightning fast pace: In 2009, 83% of adult Americans owned a mobile phone (and who knows how many children!) ( 2009 Pew Internet Report ); we can assume that a poll taken today would show even higher percentages.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

More than 5 billion people in the world own a mobile phone. Clearly, mobile technology is making a significant impact in our world. In either case, you’ll need to determine if mobile learning deliverables will function properly on the devices. If testing is successful, you’ll also need to examine internet access and connectivity issues. Mobile delivery options depend on the content and audience. percent of mobile device users prefer vertical orientation.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. Along with that, several creative people found innovative ways to still utilize SCORM even in mobile environments.

Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning

G-Cube

Mobile Devices are an indispensable part of our people’s life – both at work and home. Using smartphones or tablets, they read newspapers on their handheld devices, send work emails, plan their schedules, book airline tickets, find maps for desired destinations – it is difficult to list the many utilizations of the mobile device. But mobile learning (mLearning) is different from learning on the desktop, or in the classroom, with detailed notes in hand.

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating a Mobile Course

LearnDash

Moving your desktop course to mobile requires more than a simple copy/paste. It’s one thing to be sold on the idea of mobile learning , but executing it effectively is another matter. For educators who are designing a course from scratch, creating a mobile-first program and then transitioning it to desktop is usually easier than the other way around. Mobile courses have more constraints than desktop, so while some adjustments may need to be made, they tend to be minor.

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Join the Internet Time Alliance for a Day in San Francisco

Clark Quinn

The day following DevLearn , Saturday, November 6th , the five members of the Internet Time Alliance are holding a retreat to share insights and plan for the forthcoming year. We’re meeting at the Internet Time Lab, across the Bay from San Francisco in Berkeley.

How Can Mobile Technology Change Education?

Pinlearn

The twenty-first century has been swept up in a veritable mobile revolution. Research indicates that mobile technology is an ideal tool to facilitate a more engaging learning and teaching experience, and with the tech-savvy generation of children we are raising, it appears that mobile technology will change the way traditional classrooms operate. If you’re in the education space and wondering how you can marry mobile technology with learning, we’re here to inspire you.

Internet Time Alliance Predictions for 2013

Jay Cross

Here is what the Principals of the Internet Time Alliance see ahead in 2013: Harold Jarche. We’ll see an increasing use of mobile, and some organizations will recognize the platform that such devices provide to move the full suite of learning support (specifically performance support and informal learning) out to employees, dissolving the arbitrary boundaries between training and the full spectrum of possibilities.

Clay Shirky on collaboration via the internet

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Yesterday, I found this video from the tedtalks with Clay Shirky talking about collaboration via the internet versus institutions. Planning is no longer necessary as it used to be, like the mobile phone made us lazy in planning our meetings carefully.

#LearningIs mobile

Learning with 'e's

Much was discussed during the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week in Paris. The image presented here was ironic, appearing as it did on the door to the main venue of the conference, but as several pointed out, the device in the image is a reference to a bygone age when mobile phones were primitive. Hopefully we have advanced technologically and culturally in that time, but some of the problems we experience then are still with us today. don't have internet capability).

7 Essentials of a Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

Obsidian Learning

Broadly defined, mobile learning can happen anywhere, anytime, on any mobile device. To deploy mobile learning successfully, you’ll need to make that broad definition very specific to your organization and users. Here are seven essentials to create a successful mobile learning strategy. There are many ways to deploy mobile learning in an organization. Verify that your organization is HTML5- and mobile-ready?For TIP: Use a mobile feedback strategy.