What’s In My Toolkit? My Go-To Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Dan Keckan

But when the job is mobile learning development and there are more than 150 tools to choose from, challenge is an understatement! In this article, I narrow the field by sharing my go-to tools for developing mobile learning solutions.

Maximize Your Learning Platform’s Potential With These Integrations

Docebo

Let’s get something clear – great cloud-based software doesn’t operate in a silo – and your learning platform ( LMS + Social Learning ) is no exception. Learning Impact.

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5 Ways To Make Mobile Learning A Reality

Dan Keckan

Mobile learning has evolved from a nice-to-have perk to a must-have tool in the L&D toolkit to attract and retain the skilled workforce needed in 2020 and beyond. Mobile Learning Employee Engagement Microlearning Microlearning Examples Mobile Learning Benefits

Learning & Development: How To Do It Right (2020 Update)

Docebo

With high stakes riding on the success of our training and development strategies, it’s time for us to unpack the importance of polished learning programs and, even more crucially, better understand how our training programs have failed in the past. What is Learning and Development?

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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.

How to Fast-Track Your Sales Training with Mobile Learning

EI Design

Mobile Learning is a highly effective approach to offer Sales training and meet these objectives. In this article, I show you how you can fast-track Sales training with Mobile Learning. The Value That Mobile Learning for Sales Training Brings to Learners.

Toolkit: Train by Cell by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

There’s a new crop of eLearning tools specifically designed for delivering learning through a cell phone. development of learning fit for cell phone screens without requiring programming skills. Design & Development Tools Mobile Learning Training Strategies Smartphones are not practical vehicles for desktop-style eLearning, but they are great support for. many learners-on-the-go. Here is the first of several reviews of new tools that are optimized for.

Build An Air-tight Business Case For A Learning Platform

Docebo

As a learning and development (L&D) professional, the benefits of a Learning Platform or a Learning Management System (LMS) are obvious to you. To carry out your tasks efficiently and align learning to wider business objectives, you understand how learning technology increases productivity and makes your learners’ experience with your L&D programs better. This means it takes time to build a learning platform business case for the enterprise.

Toolkit: Gomo (Go Mobile) Authoring Tool by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

Gomo Authoring, part of the Gomo Learning Suite, can be a stand-alone cloud-based authoring tool for eLearning that works on. desktop and on mobile devices. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Mobile Learning

Toolkit: ApprenNet—the Missing Link by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

The near-universal availability of mobile devices capable of recording and sharing video is creating some excellent opportunities to reach learners no matter where they are, to engage them with the instructor and each other, and to create libraries of crowd-sourced problem solutions. Blended Learning Design & Development Tools Mobile Learning Social Media Training Strategies

Toolkit: Do You Know … dominKnow Claro? by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Getting Started Mobile Learning Rapid DevelopmentClaro by dominKnow is one of those products that you see in the exhibit hall at every major. eLearning conference (including DevLearn 2012) and yet, when you ask someone if they know about. Claro, they scratch their head a bit and say, “Well, I’ve heard of it…” Claro is like a well-kept open. secret. But no more! It’s time to keep this a secret no longer.

Toolkit: Tools for Delivering eLearning with HTML5 (Part 2) by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Media Mobile Learning In August, Joe discussed browser compatibility with HTML5 and identified the most commonly used. development tools you can use to publish eLearning lessons to HTML5. This month completes the review. with a list of more tools that publish to HTML5, and others that are very useful in the eLearning. development process.

Toolkit: mLevel: A Cloud-based Gamification Microlearning Desktop and Mobile Solution. with Analytics! by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

desktop and mobile delivery, and for engaging features. Design & Development Tools Emerging Topics Games & Learning Mobile LearningHave we reached a tipping point in the evolution of eLearning development tools? mLevel is an example of a tool that is. pretty close to meeting market demands for easier authoring of microlearning and gamification, for useful analytics, for. Read all about it in this review!

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). E-books and audio books available for download for mobile devices. Mobile Learning Tools. Adds m-learning functionality which can be accessed by any mobile phone browser. This is not affiliated with the Mobile Learning Engine program further down below.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). E-books and audio books available for download for mobile devices. Mobile Learning Tools. Adds m-learning functionality which can be accessed by any mobile phone browser. This is not affiliated with the Mobile Learning Engine program further down below.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

Adoption of mLearning or mobile learning triggers the need to plan for migration of your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 so that they can run seamlessly on tablets and smartphones. In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5. Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. However, courses built using Flash (which used to be a rage not too long ago) are a no-no when it comes to mobile-compatibility.

Toolkit: Mobile Challenges, and Notes on Seven New Tools by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

In some ways, the move to mobile involves two steps forward and one step back. Asynchronous Development Strategies Mobile Learning ToolsHow will authoring tools meet the demands of smaller screens, slower processors, slower connections, and easily distracted learners? In addition to his comments about these challenges, Joe looks at coming changes in a number of popular tools.

Toolkit: eLearning Tools Year in Review (Oh, Goodness!) by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

of mobile learning into the mainstream and much experimentation in methods and modes of delivery. Another year is ending, and there has been a lot of change in the eLearning landscape, including the. entry. Tools. have added more features to support new ideas, and Joe’s review of the year’s tools should be helpful. you as you consider changes to your own authoring choices. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Training Strategies

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Learning & Development needs a makeover…It’s time for a change.” – Clark Quinn. THE JOURNEY: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is a significant factor that powers up workplaces around the world today. This great realisation also seems to have dawned on the Learning and Development (L&D) function, which has been doing its best to address these performance issues through ‘trainings’ all these years.

All About eLearning Authoring Tools

The eLearning Coach

He is also adept at explaining and reviewing eLearning development tools and has a regular column (Toolkit) in Learning Solutions Magazine. […] Post from: The eLearning Coach All About eLearning Authoring Tools. He is also adept at explaining and reviewing eLearning development tools and has a regular column (Toolkit) in Learning Solutions Magazine. If you want to know something about authoring tools, Joe Ganci is usually the person to ask.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). What I learned this week at the Enterprise 2.0

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Long-Awaited iSpring Suite 7: Mobile-ready Courses with Characters and Interactions by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

iSpring Solutions announces its latest authoring toolkit, iSpring Suite 7, which aims at becoming a game-changing professional content-development tool. The new toolkit is iSpring’s most powerful and versatile yet, allowing users to create mobile-ready eLearning courses with characters and interactions right in PowerPoint. Getting Started Mobile Learning Performance Support Rapid Development

GEOFF STEAD – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT GEOFF STEAD (Head of Mobile Learning, Qualcomm): Geoff Stead and his team at Qualcomm use emerging mobile technologies to explore, innovate and champion how they should be used to enhance learning, and working. He uses these tools to support, and enhance the working lives of all Qualcomm employees, as well as sharing successes with the wider mobile learning community. Because of this, our focus has been on creating an ecosystem for mobile.

Virtually There: Defining the Modern Learner Experience

InSync Training

Can you define mobile learning ? Is “mobile learning” a learning technology, a design technique, or something else completely? The fact is, the definition of mobile learning is “on the move.” (See And that is representative of all of the aspects of the modern learning landscape. The last decade has introduced myriad new technologies and methodologies to our toolkits. But this evolution in learning has been messy.

Geoff Stead – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT GEOFF STEAD (Head of Mobile Learning, Qualcomm): Geoff Stead and his team at Qualcomm use emerging mobile technologies to explore, innovate and champion how they should be used to enhance learning, and working. He uses these tools to support, and enhance the working lives of all Qualcomm employees, as well as sharing successes with the wider mobile learning community. Because of this, our focus has been on creating an ecosystem for mobile.

THE CHANGING FACE OF CORPORATE L&D

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Learning & Development needs a makeover…It’s time for a change.” – Clark Quinn THE JOURNEY: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is a significant factor that powers up workplaces around the world today. This great realisation also seems to have dawned on the Learning and Development (L&D) function, which has been doing its best to address these performance issues through ‘trainings’ all these years.

Why microlearning is not just about mini training videos

Ed App

There is an incongruity between ever-increasing demands on an ‘anytime, anywhere’ workforce, and the drive to promote continuous learning. The rationale is not engagement for engagement’s sake, but engagement for learning. Microlearning Mobile Learning video

Top 10 LMS platforms

Ed App

With the rising environmental awareness (last year doubled with travel restrictions), ever-changing dynamics of the market and rapid production of knowledge, corporate learning had to become more accessible, interactive and versatile. EduBrite is also entirely mobile-friendly.

10 Virtual classroom software

Ed App

We know that the learning processes, whether at school or in the corporate environment, greatly benefit from taking place physically. It also gives the benefit of real-time discussions with depth, brainstorming, and challenging ideas to better enhance the learning experience.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning - Mobile

We talked about some of these tools in two of our previous blog posts, 5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads and Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions , but I have now put together a wider list of authoring tools that can both help you convert your legacy content and which can also be used to develop new, mEnabled content for delivery to iPads and tablets. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS. Hot Lava Mobile. Mobile Learning

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Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning - Mobile

More and more organizations with eLearning programs in place are feeling the need to move towards mLearning, and we believe that Tablet Learning can be a smooth and easy way to initiate this shift. In many cases, though, Tablet Learning is considered a form of mLearning, and there is often a degree of hesitation to make the switch, perhaps brought on by typical myths associated with Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning eLearning iPad Learning Tablet Learning

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. There are consumer locations that have implemented augmented reality without using a mobile device to view it. Social Learning.

Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning - Mobile

It literally revolutionised the ‘hand held’ mobile, tablet market across the world. From “the Tablet is coming” to “it’s already here” – touch screens, portability, screen size, easy to use features and mobility have made iPads hugely popular and we are witnessing growing levels of adoption across both, the corporate and education markets. Mobile Learning

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Top five tips for designing training for BlackBerrys

Saffron Interactive

With their apparent ubiquity amongst office staff, their ease of use, and their mobile connectivity, BlackBerry phones make an attractive platform for e-learning. Here’s our list of things to consider when designing training for this new and different learning environment. You can use their Web Development approach to create light weight web based tools that users access via their mobile internet.

Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

Upside Learning - Mobile

Technology around us is evolving at a rapid pace and is in turn affecting a speedy evolution of learning technology. I think mobile applications are the game changer for training. Why Mobile? With the availability of just-in-time access to information through mobile computing devices (including tablets ) the notion of knowledge (sometimes a.k.a. This is where a strategy that includes mobile fits in very well. Mobile apps are big business.

HTML 5 vs. Native Apps: A Look at the Pros & Cons

OpenSesame

Mobile learning is hot. The data on the prevalence of smart mobile devices and consumers’ increasing comfort with using mobile devices is a persuasive argument. Learning and development professionals are looking for the best ways to enable learners to find information in the context that they will actually use that information. Many mobile devices don’t support Flash, so the L&D professional’s usual toolkit is out of the question.

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The 17 Best eLearning Books for Instructional Designers

learnWorlds

As an instructional designer, you want to have all the tools and resources in your inventory to build engaging e-learning content. Check out the following resources to learn all there is to know about e-learning. 3 Facilitator’s and Trainer’s Toolkit – by Artie Mahal.