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The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Last week Amit and I made a small presentation to the Mobile Learning MOOC (MobiMOOC) about the possibilities in the future of mobile learning. We’d like to share what we presented because it encapsulates technologies that will impact/affect the future of mobile learning and learning in general, readers of this blog will probably find it of special interest.

5 Views of the Future of Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

It is notoriously hard to predict the future of anything, but predicting technology trends can be done if you look for products and services already in development. That means digging for innovations, inventions and ideas that have been already developed in the past 3-5 years, and assessing their potential growth. Some are clearly pushing the envelope more than others.

5 Rapid-Fire Tips For Effective Mobile Learning Development

Float Mobile Learning

View this post and slide deck to learn more about how you can develop your future applications in the mobile enterprise. Conferences Mobile Development Mobile Strategy User Experience mLearnCon Online Learning Conference UI user-centered design UX

Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

mLearning Revolution

Granted, the iPad accounts for 91% of all tablet web traffic and that statistic alone is compelling enough to make you want to focus your entire learning development efforts on just this tablet, however as you think about your own mLearning strategy, I strongly encourage you to think instead about the multiscreen world we live in and develop for it. Send to Kindle.

#ict4d challenges to deliver sustainable #mLearning in developing regions

Ignatia Webs

All through his talk he links to the philosophical undertow of technological beliefs that have and are coloring our contemporary development in mobile learning, and as such risk being at the core of what is and is not working with target populations that are not fully understood. mobile mLearning education mobile learning eLearning concerns eLearning future of education ICT4D

Mobile Learning Has A Promising Future In India

Upside Learning

Impact On Elearning Developers. As Elearning developers, we need to ensure that our development team members (Instructional Designers, Graphic Designers and Programmers) are more familiar with HTML5 and some critical design conventions in order to make our mobile applications a success. would love to know what you think about the future of mobile learning in India.

What is the future of #mLearning Design? Storyline’s native app vs. Captivate’s Responsive Design [Poll]

mLearning Revolution

Three years ago when I began focusing on mobile learning, I looked at the most popular rapid eLearning development tools and I was convinced there was very little chance they could re-invent themselves into decent mobile learning design tools. image credit: table xi. All of these I thought would make it extremely difficult for vendors to overcome. My Question to You.

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

Having said that, I cannot recommend this version of Captivate nor would I recommend relying on Adobe as the future vendor that can deliver innovating and breakthrough eLearning and mLearning experiences for the 21st Century. It’s not even this particular version that disappoints me; it’s the overall lack of vision that Adobe has clearly shown in this release. Fast Forward One Year Later.

Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]

mLearning Revolution

In researching for this post, I read where the first sense we develop as humans is touch. In my opinion, these apps gives us a glimpse of what apps like Articulate Storyline and Studio, Camtasia, Captivate, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc, will look like in the near future. Mobile Learning featured future mLearning touch-enabled laptops Windows 8 Conclusion. Send to Kindle.

A Mobile Learning Decision Path for Instructional Designers tasked with developing #mLearning [Download]

mLearning Revolution

One such project I was a part of recently, was developing a ‘ Mobile Learning Decision Path, ‘ which was produced by Adayana Government Group in collaboration with the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative and the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO). Future Considerations & Recommendations … 213. Project Description … 1.

#DigiWriMo Curation and Consciousness #Future: parallel between connecting neurons and humans

Ignatia Webs

E.g. Stephen Downes, with his self-developed (written software) and self-sustained OlDaily/OlWeekly. artificial intelligence blogphilosophy collaborative learning digiwrimo education future future of education informal learning online learning personal learning environment technologyAnd always stepping from micro, meta to macro-levels. Warning: this post is longer than usual.

Call for papers: Digital Futures: learning in a connected world

Ignatia Webs

He has recently developed The Learning Score www.learningscore.org a visual tool that lets teachers map out and share learning intentions as a graphical event - rather like a music score. and my idea is to go for a vision of the future (+ linking it to some mobile projects I am involved in). So all of you k12 teachers, university pioneers, and trainers. And I will keynote as wel l.

mLearning #research focus: new features of #html5 for future offline #mLearning

Ignatia Webs

FileSystem, manifest and offline mode: The key of developing web applications is the combined use of FileSystem and the Manifest file. Chillian researchers from the Universidad de Chile, Santiago have a wonderful and useful research paper focusing on new features of html5 and how they can be used for situated learning scenarios. The full paper can be found here (English) at page 252 of the mLearn2011 proceedings. The authors of the paper are: Nelson Baloian , Jonathan Frez, Marc Janser, Gustavo Zurita. And I gladly share some of the paper's content here.

#SCORM the future of #elearning? Get involved!

Ignatia Webs

With the start of a new age, the ADL consortium kicks of the quest for a new, contemporary SCORM and pedagogy for the future of learning. This is a great initiative and you, me, all of us are invited to draw our educational future. A bit about both initiatives The Tin Can project: rethinking SCORM SCORM has been around for 10 years! The future learning experience This is my cup of tea: pedagogy meets technology, #yam! The Future Learning Experience project returns ADL to its roots in Applied Research & Development. Ten years?! Want to read more?

Robo-readers: towards automated #MOOC grading

Ignatia Webs

As soon as the (x)MOOC were coming, the sheer size of online learner groups forced online tutors and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) developers to rethink assessments. automation blogphilosophy education future of education mooc online learning technology Up until six years ago, the ideal eLearning group would be around 25 learners. It has the potential for big returns, big money.

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Looking for #online course tutor/developer in Belgium: send your resume and join the #eLearning team

Ignatia Webs

At ITM we are looking for an online course tutor and developer to tutor a course called eSCART and collaboratively built future online courses as well. The Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerpen, Belgium is looking for an online course tutor/developer to start working at the department of Clinical Sciences, in the Unit Infectious Diseases. What will be your assignment?

Going Mobile: Transforming Metrix Group

Mobile Learning Edge

We have been working on individual professional development projects that have transformed our knowledge base in order to prepare for the increasing demand that we have from our clients for mobile learning projects. Developing Collective Intelligence with Mobile Technologies. The Future of Learning. Future of Mobile Learning Interviews and Presentations Mobile learning Presentations change management eLated mlearningSeveral members of the Metrix Group team will be presenting at the eLated event on November 22nd. Primer on Digital Learning.

Youth, Work, Mobiles and Poverty: everything you need to know

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Across the world, kids are our future. They are also unemployed, under-resourced, and working hard to put things right If you are interested in youth workforce development, and the empowering opportunities of mobile, I''d encourage you to look at the brand new  Mobiles for Youth Workforce Development (mYWD) Landscape Review. You can get the review here:  [link]    .

FutureLearn: pedagogical & mLearning MOOC platform - the approach

Ignatia Webs

This is a global movement, as many developing regions are also mainly accessing web content through mobiles. mobile futureLearn education ubiquitous learning mobile learning mooc informal learning future of educationEver since I was 9 years old I have watched school television on BBC where the Open University UK rolled out wonderfully rich and comprehensible visual content.

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Can the #MOOC format respond to the educational challenges #altc2013?

Ignatia Webs

Viruru (2005) adds that dominant ideologies of how children and youth grow and develop have become another of colonialism’s truths that permit no questioning, for the dominant educational model is seen as ‘the right one’. education technology economic crisis critical research mooc future of education For a full time schedule, look here. However, this term gathers many factors. 87-88).

Flash For Mobile Is Dead

Upside Learning

To further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in. Meaning there will be no updates to those plug-ins and future versions of Android and Blackberry Playbooks may not be able to render Flash content. First, it seems Adobe is continuing development on the Flash plug-in and AIR runtime.

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Hopes for #Google #MOOC partnership with #EdX

Ignatia Webs

Higher Education is of course under pressure with all these new developments, but in a way it is not. online learning mobile mooc google eLearning future of education With a bit of a delay some thoughts on Google''s move towards education ( lining up with EdX for the MOOC.org platform ). The Google teacher academy ignited new interest in using open tools for educational purposes.

Join the open and free course on mobile learning: #MobiMOOC

Ignatia Webs

mobile learning mooc mobimooc open education future of educationMobile learning (mLearning) is all the rage at the moment, but how do you get started and how do you maximize the mLearning plans you have? Simple, follow this free online course facilitated by 7 mobile experts and turn your mLearning knowledge into a practical project. Interested? However, we are all in this together!

Free book on the Future of Reputation on the Web and the importance of Understanding Privacy

Ignatia Webs

Surf to The Future of Reputation by Daniel Solove published by Yale University Press in October 2007 and get into the dark side of the Web. Focusing on blogs, Internet communities, cybermobs, and other current trends, he shows that, ironically, the unconstrained flow of information on the Internet may impede opportunities for self-development and freedom.

matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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The future of social networking – a concept investigation Posted by matt on October 01, 2009 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my blog and get updates either via email or via RSS. It’s an investigation into how social networking may work in the future, focusing on mobile and augmented reality (AR). Goodbye to privacy Privacy is already an issue of concern now and for our digital future. lol at laughing or crying… true about the privacy and the future! Tags: augmentedreality future social Thanks for visiting! Whose an outsider?

Free report on #teaching to reach education for all

Ignatia Webs

Reaching education for all has been on the lips of many developing regions and their policy makers, but the pace of that race is slow. The second part presents clear evidence that progress in education is vital for achieving development goals after 2015. The poorest young women in developing countries may not achieve universal literacy until 2072.

#emoocs2014 solutions to including vulnerable learners in #MOOC

Ignatia Webs

Just followed a session on MOOC and collaborations with developing regions. future of education identity mooc OER online learning social change This is the brief overview of the talk that I give at eMOOCs2014 on the subject of challenges for conceptualising EU MOOC for vulnerable learner groups. The full paper can be viewed here (it has the full argumentation and possible solutions.

Emerging trends in education and mobile learning

Steve Vosloo

Developed country trends are very different from developing country trends. Mobiles already support skills development in a range of fields including agriculture and healthcare, and provide paying job opportunities for mobile-based ‘ microwork ’. With the guidance of teachers, mobiles provide a medium for developing these skills for millions of Africans who go online ‘mobile first’ or even ‘mobile-only’. App development and programming is being taught in some schools. Uncategorized future mobile learning pearson trends UNESCO More work is needed here.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

Adobe Captivate takes a page from the Adobe Creative Teams. A key competitive advantage the Captivate team has always had, is access to a wealth of innovations developed by the rest of the company, especially those by the Adobe Creative teams. I’m happy to see that they are taking full advantage of that in this new release. What a difference three short years make in technology.

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Interactive Technology: Are You Doing It Right?

Float Mobile Learning

Interactive technology is branching out and it's taking the future of content with it. Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning User Experience CHAMPIONS design interactive performance productivity read-only read-write RISC xAPIHere is how you can keep up.

#DigiWriMo #Future humans becoming more than the sum of our parts

Ignatia Webs

It could be the start of a future joke, but at present it is something which interests me. artificial intelligence blogphilosophy collaborative learning digiwrimo education future future of education informal learning online learning personal learning environment technologyIt seems there are some nice new realisations which might possibly look into this.

iBeacons mapped against SAMR model

uLearning Blog

months in the making, this infographic aims to map the emerging uses of iBeacons in Education against the levels of the SAMR model developed by Dr Rubin Puentedura. Enjoy, share, and let’s know ideas for a future version 2. Connectivism Future mlearning uLearning ibeacons infographic SAMR samr ibeacon. Download HERE.

5 Rapid-Fire Tips For Effective Mobile Learning Development

Float Mobile Learning

View this post and slide deck to learn more about how you can develop your future applications in the mobile enterprise. Conferences Mobile Development Mobile Strategy User Experience mLearnCon Online Learning Conference UI user-centered design ux

#Feminism and Technology a distributed credited #MOOC

Ignatia Webs

And as I am engaged in MOOC research for the last few months (following the development of FutureLearn the UK MOOC platform), I was looking for different angles that come closer to what I like to see in education: variety, creativity, recognized by many, providing credits for all who want to, catering options so different teachers can make and share the content the way they like it. activism connectivism docc education feminism future of education gender mooc In the past months MOOCs have been debated on various levels. In some strange way it helps me focus.

On(X) setting up my #Android for my #personal needs & #mLearning frontiers

Ignatia Webs

Israeli Microsoft developers just came up with On(X) a WONDERFUL way to get some automation to your personal - my personal - android driven phone (well, not all Android, so check if it matches your phone before getting excited). I got the news from Yishai Mor , a great educational researcher (Thanks Yishai). But do you see the potential for future education?!!! it is fun anyway.

Blogphilosophy: annoyed by genius @Thrun on education, me on a rant

Ignatia Webs

And when he shared " promising a world in which education was nearly free, available to poor people in the developing world, and better than anything that had come before it " I was overly enthusiastic because money and drivers are needed if we ever want to reach education-for-all. blogphilosophy change digital divide education eLearning future of education mooc So MOOC do not work?

NMC horizon #report 2014 on #education in #HighEd

Ignatia Webs

The logic behind learning analytics is simple: learning analytics has the potential to develop or generate early warning systems based on metrics that make predictions using linguistic, social, and behavioral data coming from learners. eLearning future of education learning learning analytics mobile mobile learning online learning report The pdf version is available at [link].

Industry Forecast

Mobile Learning Edge

We’ll see a flood of enterprise-level mobile apps developed. Industry 2011 predictions for mobile learning elearn mag eLearning future of mobile learning Janet Clarey Lisa Gualtieri mlearning Roger SchankYesterday, eLearn Magazine published its annual list of predictions for 2011. Below are excerpts from three of my favourites; the list includes discussion of increased informal learning, gaming and less resistance to mobile-based education. The massive amount of information online needs better curation so that more people benefit from it. learning will lead the way. Roger C.

Computers aren’t so special anymore, but the kids may be better off: An introduction to mobile ‘appliance computing’ in Queensland schools

uLearning Blog

The latest development is the policy of the new LNP government in Queensland to deploy 20 tablet devices to every special education school, and 10 to every school with a special education unit to support students with special needs. Future mlearn Australia iPad mobile phone OLPC queensland XOIn Australia it could be said Queensland is one of the epicenters of this change. see p20).

10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

mLearning Revolution

The Future of the Web is Responsive Design! And this is why in my humble opinion, the future of mobile learning design looks brighter for Adobe, and I see Captivate 8 as a great first step toward this vision. Importing HTML5 content. I’m glad to see the Captivate team embracing HTML5 as the future of the web. eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. link]. 2.

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