The Mobile Learning Approach: What is it and What are the Benefits?

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In recent years, the world has become dependent on mobiles. The rise of smartphones and handheld devices has ushered in a lot of useful and revolutionary applications and features, and one trend that has sprung from the rise of handheld tech has been mobile learning.

Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

Bottom-Line Performance

I had the opportunity to interview Mayra Aixa Villar , instructional designer and thought leader in the mobile learning space. Mayra has authored articles for ASTD and Learning Solutions Magazine and writes frequently on her personal blog. If you are interested in where mobile learning is headed, or in how mobile learning is different from “regular eLearning,” read on! There are also many misconceptions around mobile.

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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.

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. 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. learning.

Getting Mobile Learning Right

Litmos

The trend in learning technology for the past few years has been toward providing a more “consumer-grade” experience for learners. Yet, there is one aspect of the consumer experience in which learning lags very far behind: mobile interactions.

Mobile Learning is Here to Stay and Here’s Why

KnowledgeCity

As the popularity and prevalence of mobile devices continues to skyrocket, mobile learning is now far more than an industry buzzword. Mobile Learning for a Mobile World. In October, unique mobile Internet users hit the 3.9 As of April, mobile internet traffic accounted for 51.2 Whether your employees are just down the hall or halfway around the world, they are increasingly relying on mobile technology to get things done at work.

5 Mobile Learning Trends: How M-LearningIs Changing the Workplace

Origin Learning

Mobile Learning Technology has opened up a whole gamut of options to extend the learning blend. No longer do employees have to rely solely on the usual means of training – be it ILT or e-learning. So much so, that even in organizations which have not yet adopted mobile learning , employees are using their smartphones to informally pull whatever information they can at the time of immediate need. Making e-learning content accessible.

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Mobile Learning: Taking Learning Where They Are

JCA Solutions

Mobile Learning is Not Just the Latest Fad. In Training, Learning, and Development there are trends that come and trends that go. 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.

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.

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 […].

How Mobile Learning is Changing the Educational Landscape

Hurix Digital

Technology today is turning the old learning techniques on their head, unearthing several new dimensions of learning for students. Smart devices and mobile phones have completely taken over our lives, right from entertainment and communication, to the way we learn.

4 New Trends in Educational Technology

Tesseract Learning

The digital transformation trends have also heavily impacted the education industry. They have affected how the teachers teach and students learn in classrooms. Many schools and teachers turned to technology to help the students continue their learning.

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

Bottom-Line Performance

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard by now that mobile learning is no longer the next big thing – it IS the big thing. In the past, smart phones and tablets were something only the “trend setters” had, but now that they are more affordable and accessible than ever (with Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 5 earlier this month, the iPhone 4S price has dropped to $99) it’s no wonder mLearning has taken off. Snack learning”.

More on Mobile Learning Trends

Integrated Learnings

Clay Duda, an ILS contributor, recently posted an article to our other blog, Shared Learning , covering the Technology Association of Georgia's Workplace Learning event last week on mLearning. You can read his article on the highlights here, 'What Does Mobile Learning Mean to You?' Determine if mobile is the answer, then determine how to make it happen. Cohen also recommended using video in mobile learning, stating that it 'works fantastically well.'.

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].

5 Must-Read Mobile Learning Articles

LearnDash

While the term “elearning” generally encompasses all electronic learning channels, in recent years people have made it a point to make a distinction of mobile learning (sometimes called mlearning). This sub-sector of elearning is constantly growing given the way people rely upon mobile devices in their everyday lives. Technology such as smartphones and tablets are a driving force behind the mobile learning industry. mobile learning

10 Golden Rules to Optimize Your E-learning Content For Mobile Learning

Docebo

Instead, we want to examine the proliferation of mobile-first strategies in the wide world of business, how it’s constantly growing as new applications are uncovered (and its full potential is nowhere near being reached). Indeed, applications for mobile devices nowadays go well beyond sending and receiving emails, but instead mobile has changed the way we interact with all digital content, no matter the medium (written, voice, video). Mobile Training: The Rules Change.

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In Summary: E-Learning Trends for 2020

Docebo

Although we’re all still mourning the loss of summer, many of us are starting to prepare our learning strategies for the year ahead. It’s the start of a new decade and with that comes new opportunities, new technology, new advancements, and further automation. As we move into 2020, we enter into a new era of e-learning, and we at Docebo have compiled all of the important e-learning trends set to impact the year ahead, so you can be ready. Learning Experience.

How AI Chatbots Are Changing Mobile Learning

TOPYX LMS

Chatbots, which are the hottest technology trend at the moment, are changing the way companies do business and individuals interact with their mobile devices. As a result, they are changing how mobile learning works. eLearning LMS Mobile Learning chatbotThe global AI chatbot market is expected to reach an astounding $1.23 billion by 2025.¹

6 Mobile Learning Trends of 2017

CommLab India

Check this blog to know about 6 mobile learning trends that are transforming the world of corporate training. Learning Technology mobile learning

10 Technological Advances That Will Impact The Future Of Mobile Learning At Workplace

G-Cube

In today’s modern era, technology has transformed the world in ways that are unimaginable. Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets permeate our daily life, imparting incredible access to latest information and communication. With digitization, functionality of these devices is improving, along with their potential to support learning in innovative ways. Technological Advances Driving the Trend of Mobile Learning. Experiential learning.

Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day

Challenge to Learn

Today was trends day. The first three sessions I attended were about trends in Mobile and the other two (user generated content and ten mobile start-ups to watch) are also trendy. Three perspectives on making mobile e-Learning work. Geoff is head of innovation at Tribal an e-Learning company from the UK. Mobile learning is here to stay and is developing rapidly, at least the technology and platforms are.

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The Top 5 Mobile Learning Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2019

CommLab India

Feeling at sea coming across a myriad of mobile learning trends? Hop in to know the 5 hottest mobile learning trends ruling the roost, to pick from! Learning Technology Mobile Learning

How To Effectively Use Technology To Have An Interactive Mobile Learning Experience

Dan Keckan

The pros and cons of mobile learning and how to create an engaging mobile learning experience. Mobile Learning eLearning Interactivity Interactive eLearning Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning TrendsThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Barriers to Implementing Mobile Learning

Dashe & Thomson

The ones that you wish you could call back and place deep in the confines of your brain, as far away from consciousness as possible: “In my next blog I’ll discuss some of the challenges related to mobile learning development, and suggest some solutions.”. OnlineColleges.net came to the rescue with their post The 10 Biggest Downsides to Mobile Learning. To my mind this is the single biggest impediment to developing workable mobile learning.

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? While the look and feel of today’s learning platforms can be modified to match the efforts put into branding, this has generally been for desktop environments. But these scenarios were all considerations Docebo wanted to solve when it started developing its Mobile App Publisher , which was released in June 2019.

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5 Mobile Learning Trends For 2019 And Their Impact On L&D

Dan Keckan

In a device-driven world, the option and integration of mobile learning is a must for L&D departments. As learning technologies progress, what are the trends L&D departments should be looking out for? And how will it impact learning strategies moving forward? Mobile Learning Corporate eLearning Trends Corporate Learning And Development Learner Engagement Mobile Learning Benefits

Mobile Learning Trends for 2019

QuoDeck

As the Mobile Learning solution becomes a “must have” from a “good to have” solution, the focus shifts to what measures you should adopt to maximize its impact. Look no further—our Infographic on Mobile Learning Trends for 2019 provides precisely the pointers that you can use to enhance your online training delivery. A sticky learning experience. By Asha Pandey , Chief Learning Strategist at EI Design.

5 Reasons Mobile Learning Revolutionizes Education

Dan Keckan

Mobile learning is on the brink of an explosion—and nobody is talking about it yet. Mobile Learning Educational Technology Trends K12 Education Micro Learning Best Practices Mobile Learning BenefitsFind out why from industry leaders. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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.

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? The mobile learning boom started to come about when people began to rely upon mobile technology on a more regular basis. In other words, learning that is not confined to a desktop (do people still use those?)… mlearning mobile learning

Benefits of Mobile Learning in Distance Education

WizIQ Education & Technology

The number of smartphones is projected to reach the 5 billion dollar mark in 2019, which means that 67% of the world’s population will own a mobile phone. eLearning Trends Mobile Learning Online Education Teaching Online Teaching Trends and Best Practices distance education mobile learning in education mobile learning technology mobile technology in education mobile training

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Learning Trends, Technologies, and Opportunities – New White Paper by Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

Sharon Boller , President of Bottom-Line Performance, has authored a new white paper: “Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.” ” Using both quantitative research and anecdotal evidence from our work with Fortune 500 clients, Sharon uncovers both what the learning and development field currently looks like AND where is it headed in the next 12 – 18 months. Truth be told, the real learning revolution is just beginning.

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Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable?

Gyrus

Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable? Mobile Learning has been a cool shining beacon in the learning industry for quite a while now. But with new technologies, sometimes you have to stop and ask yourself, is it just being used for the sake of the media itself, or is it actually adding to my blended learning portfolio? Why Mobile learning is actually worth its grain of salt. Mobile Learning eLL Mlearning

Mobile Learning Solutions: What’s In It For Corporate Training?

TOPYX LMS

Mobile learning solutions may seem like the latest trend in corporate development activities, but creating accessible content from mobile devices is not a fad. The market for mobile learning is expected to grow¹ from $37.6 Benefits of mobile learning solutions over traditional delivery methods include: LMS Mobile Learning

Mobile Applications: A Growing Trend In The Education Industry

Dan Keckan

We can say that technology is a game-changer for education and corporate learning. Unless an organization becomes aware of the trends, it is tough to lead in the competition.