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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10 Mobile Learning Examples

Ed App

Self-paced learning is a method that allows you to train your employees as individuals and not just as teams during live training sessions – whether in-person or online. This learning allows learners to access learning materials across multiple devices, especially on smartphones.

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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. Videos are easy to share and access on mobiles and tablets.

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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.” The post Barriers to Implementing Mobile Learning appeared first on Social Learning Blog. mobile learning barriersOh, those fateful words.

How To Take Your Mobile Learning Experience To The Next Level

Docebo

There is little doubt about the value of mobile learning , especially with Millennials and Gen Z now making up the majority of the workforce. In fact, over 70% of millennials say that they connect more with mobile learning than L&D activities delivered via desktop or formal methods and many learning technology companies have responded with mobile apps. A mobile app is only part of delivering an incredible mobile learning experience.

Mobile Learning Development at Upside

Upside Learning

With our focus on mobile learning, we’re constantly attempting to address the multifarious platforms in the mobile technology space. While this is a common and accepted paradigm on computers, its still relatively novel for mobile devices. Mobile devices in the past came with fixed features that couldn’t be altered, and a user had to make do with the functionality that shipped with the device.

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]

How Mobile Apps Can Act as Social Learning Tools

Origin Learning

Social learning and mobile learning have a lot in common. After all, what do we use mobiles mostly for? Instant messaging, e-mails, texts, social media interactions- all of these have become an inseparable part of our lives ever since the smartphone revolution has taken place. A lot of social learning is already happening on the mobile platform. Similarly, mobiles are being used by everyone, everywhere.

5 Ways Mobile Learning Can Enhance Your Course

LearnDash

By making online education mobile, instructors have a new opportunity to engage learners. Learning apps have become their own, special sub-genre—as well they should. And in doing so, it doesn’t just make the learning experience more convenient; it makes it better. Social learning. While I’ve used various language learning apps on my computer for online tutoring, most of these don’t give me much practice writing sentences.

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.

Our Favorite Things About Mobile Learning

TOPYX LMS

Mobile learning is a multi-beneficial delivery of learning that is utilized by nearly every mid- to large-size company. This is not the first time we’ve mentioned the benefits of mobile learning, and it probably won’t be the last since more and more of mLearning’s benefits are being discovered as it is further developed. We think the benefits of mobile learning are so rich and vital to any organization that they are worth revisiting on occasion. .

Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

Mobile Learning or m-Learning has brought about a revolution in the eLearning industry. From educational institutions to enterprises – every organization is making use of mobile learning platforms to make learning fun and effective.

20 Incredible Mobile Learning Quotes

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “Mobile phones are misnamed. THE JOURNEY: We love mobile learning, and are excited about its potential, not just for learning, but also for performance support! We also love sharing, and have been trying to reflect on some of the great learnings that we had been having throughout this wonderful journey through our blog posts with the learning community. One of the skills in creating e-learning courses was the story-telling dimension.

The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

As a facilitator for social interaction and for mobile learning, these networks are unsurpassed in mankind’s history. A veritable third of humanity now carries a mobile communication device with some amount of computing power and sophisticated input and output features – that’s 4 billion people! This will radically change the way we live and learn, mobile learning is here now and real. One of the areas we see with the largest potential is learning.

Blended Learning: What’s all the fuss about?

B Online Learning

There has been a bit of hype at the beginning of this year about blended learning and it seems to be a topic at this year’s Learning Technologies 2015 conference in the UK. I’ve always had a bit of a love/hate relationship with the term ‘blended learning’. The traditional idea of a blended learning environment […].

3 Reasons Companies Need Mobile Learning

TOPYX LMS

What did you discover is on the horizon for online learning trends in 2016? No doubt you noticed mention of gamification, automation, big data , and, last but definitely not least, mobile learning. What Exactly Is Mobile Learning? Most eLearning buffs know the ins and outs of mobile learning. For those less familiar with it, mobile learning implies eLearning courses are easy­to­access on mobile platforms.

20 INCREDIBLE MOBILE LEARNING QUOTES

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “Mobile phones are misnamed. They should be called gateways to human knowledge. ” – Ray Kurzweil THE JOURNEY: We love mobile learning, and are excited about its potential, not just for learning, but also for performance support! We also love sharing, and have been trying to reflect on some of the great learnings that we had been having throughout this wonderful journey through our blog posts with the learning community.

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. Today, mobile learning is no longer a buzzword. The rapid and unforeseen increase of mobile device adoption from Blackberry to iPad 2. Surge in social media adoption and participation 4.

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What Are The Right Ways To Deliver Mobile Learning To Your Learners?

Wizcabin

Well, in this article, we’ll be looking at the right ways to deliver your mobile learning. No doubt, mobile devices have impacted our lives in many ways, including the way we work and access vital information. Delivering Mobile learning To Your Learners.

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

Learning would be exceedingly laborious, not to mention hazardous, if people had to rely solely on the effects of their own actions to inform them what to do. Fortunately, most human behaviour is learned observationally through modelling; from observing others one forms an idea of how new behaviours are performed, and on later occasions this coded information serves as a guide for action.” ” – Albert Bandura (Originator of Social Learning Theory). “

Generation Mobile

Nick Leffler

I’m finally doing something about it and writing about generation mobile! A generation of people who work mobile, travel mobile, and in general live mobile. Well, I don’t care what generation I’m classified as or what anybody else is, I love technology and I love mobile. Leave all that propaganda behind, just give me a mobile phone and a mobile friendly web and I’m happy. We should be speaking about generation mobile.

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7 Mobile Learning Apps You Need to Know About

Growth Engineering

There was a time when trainers were the guardians of knowledge, but since the dawn of the internet, it’s never been easier for learners to forge their own learning paths. Since informal learning is now the future of L&D, learning managers need to rethink their role. They need to act more like learning facilitators and point their learners in the right direction. Here are a few mobile learning apps to help make learning that little bit easier.

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.

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. Your students can take their learning material anywhere while traveling, moving from one place to another during work hours or simply take their e-learning content from their smartphone or mobile device without the need of an Internet connection. Why not use it to learn?

Make eLearning Effective with these Top Mobile Learning Platforms 

Hurix Digital

Mobile Learning or m-Learning has brought about a revolution in the eLearning industry. From educational institutions to enterprises – every organization is making use of mobile learning platforms to make learning fun and effective. Game-based learning.

Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day

Challenge to Learn

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. MLearning is not a replacement of e-learning.

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Mobile Learning – 5 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

Wizcabin

One of the benefits of mobile learning is that it helps to make training easy – by reducing the cost and time of moving to a classroom. Apart from that, it helps instructors to deliver accessible learning and empowers learners to study on the go, at their convenience. M-learning is a big deal in L&D, and many instructors are taking advantage of it to engage their employees to acquire new skills. Mobile app analytics & Feedback.

Learning Lab Part 1 Wrap-up: 5 Social Learning Lessons

Bottom-Line Performance

learning lab experiment. Talk about self-directed learning! Part of social learning is that the “teacher” learns too. We know what we are good at and love using our expertise, but there is always more to learn. And boy, did we learn a ton from putting this game together! Social learning platforms enable facilitators to respond to the needs of learners in a more immediate, direct fashion. Well, that was fun.

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DoceboInspire Award Winners: Best use of Social Learning and Best Achievement in Mobile Learning

Docebo

In the spirit of this, we’re putting the spotlight on this year’s DoceboInspire Award winners to showcase how they elevated their learning strategies. Today, we’re focusing on the winners of two categories – Best use of Social Learning and Best Achievement in Mobile Learning – Cineplex and ASM Assembly Systems, and how they used the Docebo Learning Platform to reach their goals. Cineplex – Best use of Social Learning.

Custom Mobile Learning Solutions: 5 Common Misconceptions

Adobe Captivate

The popularity of mobile learning or mLearning continues to grow. Interestingly, integration of mobile devices into corporate learning strategies has been triggered largely by learners who want the flexibility of device they want to learn on. As a result, many corporates worldwide now have Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies in place and have embraced custom mobile learning or mLearning solutions in the last 2-3 years.

Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning

TOPYX LMS

How different this type of modern information transmission is from that of centuries past when behaviors and theories were learned by observation and practice. In other words, learning has gone from being informal and organic to formal and structured. Employees Learn Best When They Learn Informally. Informal learning is the polar opposite of formal learning. In the article What Is Informal Learning? , Informal Learning Need Not Be Unintentional.

Mobile Learning: What the Experts are Saying

Growth Engineering

The world of online learning is getting jolly carried away at the potential mobile learning has to offer, but why? You’d be a damn fool not to ask, ‘Why is mobile learning something that my online learning strategy needs?”. Well we’re not interested in creating another zombie that follows the crowd, we want you to be a learning superhero! So, without further ado, let’s see what the experts have to say on mobile learning….

This Week on #TalkTech: Cisco and Social Learning, Simplifying #mLearning and Fantasy Elements in Learning Games

Bottom-Line Performance

Topic 1: How does Cisco combine social learning and games with traditional learning tools? They were ahead of the curve when it comes to social learning and game based learning when they launched their “Cisco Learning Network” in 2008. It blends all sorts of learning tools together: Discussion boards sit alongside certification programs. What do you think makes the Cisco Learning Network a great tool?

Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

CHRP-INDIA

Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, everywhere training that is available on mobile devices. It’s right here that effective training and in-depth learning turns out to be crucial. Almost 47% of business ventures are leveraging mobility while introducing their training modules. Corporate training and e-learning has reached great heights today. Here’s a quick look at the ways that make Mobile based learning solutions useful.

Surf’s Up: Riding the Waves of eLearning Trends

Association eLearning

What about the mobile learner? What about making sure learning objectives were met? mLearning is mobile learning , which gives your learner the ability to take their training on the go. A note of caution, mobile accessible is not mobile responsive. Mobile accessible courses can be delivered on any device but the user may need to use that pinch motion to make content larger or smaller so they can read and interact with the content. Learning Paths.

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21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. THE JOURNEY: We, like many out there, are of the view that, though most learning designers possess good levels of skills around the traditional training (formal learning) area, their skill levels fall short around the informal or social learning areas.

Mastering Gamification in Mobile Learning

Designing Digitally

It includes computer-based learning, mLearning, virtual reality learning (VR), augmented reality learning (AR), social learning, and everything in between The eLearning industry has seen a huge boom over the last decade.

Mobile Learning – Changing the Face of E-learning!

Paradiso

The e-learning industry keeps talking about mobile learning and other parlance carrying similar meanings. The sentience towards it makes absolute sense as mobile learning is nothing but a mobile friendly offshoot of e-learning. In other words, mobile learning is e-learning carried out on mobile devices. Learning that’s bite-sized, succinct and ideal for the learners wrapped up in the humdrum of professional pilgrimage.

A Little More Conversation – Building a Dynamic Social Learning Space

B Online Learning

I discuss how to create memorable conversations in your learning space and also provide some tips for e-gardening. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development Facilitating eLearning Informal Learning Mobile Learning Social Media If you missed my presentation at LearnX this year don’t worry. I have built my presentation using Articulate Replay.

6 Ways to Use Mobile Learning to Enhance Employee Productivity

Hurix Digital

The digital age has transformed how we communicate, operate, conduct business, and even learn today. Internet and global learning platforms provide huge support to people of all ages across the globe; right from offering basic brain development games for a toddler to delivering training modules for working professionals. In fact, it’s even supporting the elderly by helping them learn new life skills. What is Mobile Learning? Bite-sized Learning.