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.

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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

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

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

How to Deliver Mobile Learning For Remote Employees During COVID-19

TOPYX LMS

Also, some employees may see that logging onto the company learning management system (LMS) is easier to do from work where desktop computers abound. At home, they will likely have personal devices, such as a PC and smartphone, to learn on. Mobile Learning Remote Learning COVID-19

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

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

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.

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. Some may even contend that elearning should be developed with a “mobile learning first” approach. But why is mobile learning quickly becoming the biggest thing in digital learning experiences?

5 Ways Using Mobile Learning Creates High Performing Teams

InfoPro Learning

This article explores today’s workforce training challenges and outlines how mobile learning drives high engagement and productivity. We’re working longer hours across time zones, we’re producing more and with the availability of mobile devices, we’re always on. A recent study shows that the average American checks their smartphone 80 times a day [1] on average and 70% of on-the-go teams will complete business tasks on their mobile as the workload online increases. [2].

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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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? Just like with any new project, a mobile learning implementation program needs a thorough assessment of the current training situation and the tools being used to deliver training. This stage involves writing one-line objectives that will form separate m-learning modules.

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

Using Mobile Learning to Create High Performing Teams

InfoPro Learning

In this weekly blog series, we’ll share 5 ways mobile learning can increase productivity and employee satisfaction and drive the results that matter most to your organization. Jump to Part 1 of the mobile learning series. Mobile Learning in the Moment of Need. Mobile learning is here to stay, and for good reason. Instead, information accessed on a mobile device gives employees real-time learning when and where they need it most.

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.

The Mobile Learning Shift

LearnDash

Mobile Training on the Rise. With the increase in bring-your-device-to-work programs, there has been a similar rise in mobile video based training. There are a variety of reasons for this, but mainly because of the following benefits: Cost-Savings – Organizations are realizing over 70% cost savings from reducing iteration time to create new features, and lower software costs from switching to a mobile-compatible platform. mlearning mobile learning

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.

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. Cultural norms around mobile technology, learning remotely, and accessibility expectations all influence the industry. Companies and universities further the growth by adding mobile learning compatible learning to their programs.

Top 8 Mobile Learning Development Hurdles eLearning Developers Must Overcome

InfoPro Learning

In this article, I’ll highlight the top 8 mobile learning development hurdles that eLearning developers face, as well as useful tips to overcome them. Mobile Learning Development Hurdles eLearning Developers Face. Designing mobile learning courses is as simple as uploading your existing eLearning content to a responsive LMS, right? The truth is that creating mobile learning involves a multitude of modern challenges.

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. The thought behind this is – “Why go through the trouble of starting a bigger device when a mobile device can provide contextual support at the touch of a screen?”. Prepare for decentralized learning.

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 The reason for mobile learning’s popularity is clearly device driven, but also due to the massive app market. Mobile learning will grow in the coming years as well. mobile learning

Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Upside is doing a fair bit of mobile learning development and we blog about it regularly. I want to share some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. Tools to develop Native applications: SDK provided for mobile device.

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. The mobile learning facts below, originally shared by Vantage Path, further demonstrate the vast use of mobile learning and the expectations in the years to come.

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 They cite a “perfect storm” of catalysts that are driving the adoption of mobile learning, including: The increase in number of content distribution channels (such as App stores). mobile learning mobile devices

How can Mobile Learning Boost Employee Morale during COVID-19 Pandemic?

G-Cube

They are shifting towards adopting mobile learning solutions to contribute to the efforts to cope with the pandemic. As work from home is the new normal, companies have adopted a mobile-driven approach to keep their employees engaged and connected, while maintaining social distancing. Implementing mobile-led corporate e-Learning solutions as a part of the L&D strategy is not merely an option, but a necessity for every industry.

MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE

Learnnovators

The post MOBILE LEARNING : FROM THE LEARNER’S PERSPECTIVE appeared first on Learnnovators. Custom E-Learning E-Learning Mobile Learning Apple Duolingo Elevate Facebook Game Gamification google maps Instagram iPhone Jane Bozarth Learning Learning Design Listening M-Learning Math Messenger micro learning mLearning Mobile App Mobile Apps Netflix Pandora Pokemon Go Reading Smartphone Snapchat Spaced Repetition Speaking Spotify Music Srividya Kumar Writing YouTube

7 Random Mobile Learning Facts

LearnDash

Mobile learning is starting to become the standard in educational settings given its flexibility and ease of use. It should come as no surprise then that each year there are more and more school districts encouraging their staff to “go mobile” In case you ever had any doubts about the growing trend of mobile learning, all you need to do is look around to see that it is growing in every facet of life, with ultra-popular MOOC services leading the charge.

Why Mobile Learning Is Now More Than Just A Nice-To-Have?

eLearning Industry

Mobile learning is becoming prevalent in today’s world. Mobile Learning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Mobile Application Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning TrendsIt is the result of the ever-changing era of the digital world.

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 TrendsIt is the result of the ever-changing era of the digital world. But, everything has two sides. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Part 5: Using Mobile Learning To Create High Performing Teams

InfoPro Learning

In this weekly blog series, we’ll share 5 ways mobile learning can increase productivity and employee satisfaction and drive the results that matter most to your organization. Jump to Part 1 of the mobile learning series. Measure Training ROI with Mobile Learning. Mobile learning is revolutionizing the way companies can monitor, measure and report effectiveness of their training programs. Blog Learning Experience Mobile Learning

Part 5: Using Mobile Learning To Create High Performing Teams

InfoPro Learning

In this weekly blog series, we’ll share 5 ways mobile learning can increase productivity and employee satisfaction and drive the results that matter most to your organization. Jump to Part 1 of the mobile learning series. Measure Training ROI with Mobile Learning. Mobile learning is revolutionizing the way companies can monitor, measure and report effectiveness of their training programs. Blog Learning Experience Mobile Learning

Part 3: Using Mobile Learning to Create High Performing Teams

InfoPro Learning

In this weekly blog series, we’ll share 5 ways mobile learning can increase productivity and employee satisfaction and drive the results that matter most to your organization. Jump to Part 1 of the mobile learning series. Creating Collaborative Experiences with Mobile Learning. There is an intrinsic link between social communication and mobile use – nearly 80% of social networking is now done on mobile devices. [1]