Lars is Learning

Have chance, will learn

Lars is Learning

EdSurge reported this great story from Ethiopia that demonstrates further the power of the motivated learner: HAVE CHANCE, WILL LEARN: Amazing preliminary results reported by One Laptop Per Child around a bold experiment happening in rural Ethiopia. education mobile learning m-learning

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#SLCONF 2012–Social Learning in action

Lars is Learning

Last Thursday I attended the #SLCONF Social Learning Conference in London. social networking social media social learning mobile learning #SLCONF motivationIt largely practiced what it preached – in that it proved to be a highly social discussion and effective forum for sharing ideas and experiences with an experienced group of professionals and practitioners. Good use was made of alternative formats and seeding conversation between groups.

Mobile learning – keep taking the tablets

Lars is Learning

There is growing excitement with a new class of mobile device hitting the streets over the next few months – the electronic tablet. Most of the buzz is about Apple coming out with what’s dubbed the “iTablet” that essentially would be a larger screened iPhone or iPod Touch. Some enterprising people have mocked up images of what it could look like: But several other vendors are beating Apple

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Augmenting reality - technology is going invisible

Lars is Learning

Here's my article, just published on Trainingzone as the headline story, exploring how augmented reality and mobile technology promise to radically improve learning effectiveness. Tags: trainingzone e-learning gesture technology augmented reality kinect mobile learning performance support

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Mobile Learning goes large in 2008

Lars is Learning

Here's another sign that the barriers to anytime, anywhere learning are falling indicated in this report in the Financial Times: "After years of false dawns for operators, the use of mobile phones for web surfing is on the verge of becoming widespread in Europe and the US, and iPhone research by O2 shows the device is acting as an important catalyst for such activity."

Black Swans - Barriers to Effective Learning

Lars is Learning

Here's an article I wrote a few weeks back for Learning Technologies magazine which has just been published. It's a fairly long post but if you make it to the end I would welcome your comments. == When unpredictable change becomes the only constant, learning on your own terms is an essential survival skill in these turbulent times, says Lars Hyland.

Tagging Reality - Enkin has huge learning potential

Lars is Learning

Great submission for the upcoming Google Android mobile platform. The rather dense description is: "Enkin" introduces a new handheld navigation concept. It displays location-based content in a unique way that bridges the gap between reality and classic map-like representations. It combines GPS, orientation sensors, 3D graphics, live video, several web services, and a novel user interface into an

Location based learning

Lars is Learning

Check out the video for a feel for the service - it's especially well integrated with Google maps and a whole range of mobile phones. Jotyou is a location based messaging service for your phone. It basically allows you to send messages to friends which are received when they enter a specified geographical area. Now the main focus of the service at present is on getting messages to people to come

5 Reasons Mobile Learning Rocks

LearnDash

Mobile learning use is quickly on the rise and with good reason: we use mobile devices more than traditional laptops. This essentially means that the elearning market needs to adapt and begin catering to the mobile learning experience. mlearning mobile learning

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. across the learning experience1.

Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started

Origin Learning

After getting enough inspiration from the current trends and stats about mobile learning , the obvious next question that must be bothering you is – where and how to start? This stage involves writing one-line objectives that will form separate m-learning modules.

Mobile Learning: Advantages And Disadvantages

eLearning Industry

Mobile learning is getting prevalent in today’s world. There are some pros and cons of mobile learning. Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning Design Mobile Learning Trends

Mobile Learning : Ringtone Getting Louder

Origin Learning

Mobile devices are riding a new wave. With consumer adoption growing exponentially, learning managers are looking at newer ways to capture the favoritism that mobile devices enjoy to convert them into a medium of just-in-time learning.

Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

Upside Learning

For MobiMOOC 2012 she’s lined up a very impressive faculty to conduct weekly sessions on mobile learning and related topics. I feel absolutely honored to be included amongst them and I look forward to interacting and learning from the participants of these sessions. Learn More.

Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Mobile learning seems to be creating a lot of excitement in the learning community these days. For example, according to a report published by Ambient Insight Research, the US market for mobile learning products and services reached $958.7

4 Insights about Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

Smartphones, phablets and tablets – essentially all mobile devices have given birth to a new generation of people: the mobile natives. Their previous counterparts – the digital natives too are rapidly making the shift to mobile devices for almost everything on the go.

Mobile Learning Stats You Should Know

LearnDash

Mobile learning is driving the growth of the elearning industry. It means we can take learning “on the go” No longer are we confined to a laptop for online training. mobile learning market is expected to reach around $2.1 mobile learning

Benefit from Mobile Learning

LearnDash

Without question, you can improve your organization’s training outcomes while at the same time lowering the overall training cost by leveraging mobile learning as a core strategy for employee development. Embrace Mobile Learning. elearning mobile learning

Mobile Learning’s Upward Trend

LearnDash

Mobile learning is on the rise as well. While it can be easy to attribute the growth of mobile learning to one or two things, the reality is that a combination of factors are driving the upward trend. Mobile learning can account for a 33% greater revenue per employee.

MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE

Learnnovators

The post MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE appeared first on Learnnovators.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Here are some interesting links I’ve come across recently, mostly about mobile learning and some about learning in general that I found interesting.

Mobile Learning Versus ELearning

LearnDash

There was once a time when the term “elearning” encompassed what we know today as mobile learning. When mobile learning (also referred to as mlearning) first came about it wasn’t exactly clear the difference between the two.

The Essentials of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

We have reached a stage where mobile is no longer the future of learning. Smartphones signify the present and play a significant role in learning today. How Smartphones Dominate Workplace Learning? The mobile learning market is set to grow to $37.60

New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

ASTD last week released its new research report, titled ‘ Mobile Learning – Delivering Learning in a Connected World ‘, which we are very pleased to have sponsored. Mobile learning enhances the learning function through performance support.

Mobile Learning: How Effective Is It for An Employee Onboarding Training Program

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning Employee Onboarding with Mobile Learning Mobile Learning for Employee OnboardingRecruitment is a time-consuming process, it is expensive too. The recruiting team constantly strives to bring the best talent on board, making sure their skill sets align with the job role. Now, if there is no structured onboarding process in place, employee engagement is doomed. First impression always counts. We all know it. Organisations that […].

12 Mobile Learning Trends On The Rise

LearnDash

In the elearning industry there is sometimes confusion as to the difference between elearning and “mobile learning” In many respects elearning is mobile – so why make a distinction? mlearning mobile learning

Best Practices for Mobile Learning App Design

Origin Learning

Mobile Learning Apps or mLearning apps are reshaping the way traditional workplace learning is being delivered. The post Best Practices for Mobile Learning App Design appeared first on Blog - Originlearning. Mobile Learning eLearning learning app Learning Apps MLearning mobile app mobile learningGoing beyond the limits.

9 Surprising Mobile Learning Facts

LearnDash

This post is along the same lines, except in relation to mobile learning (often referred to as “mlearning”). Mobile learning is hot right now, and it will only continue to gain in popularity – as evident by its growth in various sectors, such as in K-12 education.

Free Mobile Learning Book

Upside Learning

The Open University of China has recently released an mLearning book called Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends. Mobile Learning mLearning The book is available for free online here. It has been edited by Dr. Mohamed Ally (Athabasca University) and Dr. Avgoustos Tsinakos (Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology in Greece). Dr. Ally had previously published a […].

Mobile Learning Solutions – Infographic

Upside Learning

Recently, Upside Learning updated its website to reflect the evolution of our brand and services. We added pages that focus on our mobile learning services as well. Mobile Learning can be used both in push and pull modes by users in times of learning need.

Why Mobile Learning Is Perfect For Sales Enablement

eLearning Industry

Your sales team is on the go and mobile-ready – your sales enablement training should be too! Mobile Learning Corporate Training Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning Trends Sales Team

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Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid – Presentation

Upside Learning

Mobile technology, having seeped into popular culture, is now finding widespread acceptance as a learning tool in the workplace as well. According to Towards Maturity’s In-focus report titled Mobile Learning in the Workplace, 2013 was the year when mLearning became the norm rather than the exception; with seven out of ten businesses now adopting mobile […]. Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Pitfalls Pitfalls of mobile learning

Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage. Cue “mobile learning” – a medium perfectly suited to “support” this. The 3rd dimension Of Blended Learning. Mobile Learning mLearning

The Docebo Discovery Lab: The Next Era of Mobile Learning

Docebo

But how do you ensure brand consistency within your learning experience, especially with more and more learners turning to mobile devices? Can you give us an overview of Docebo’s new mobile app publisher and how it helps mobile learning efforts?

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