Emerging trends in education and mobile learning
MARCH 13, 2014
At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? Developed country trends are very different from developing country trends. Overlapping of education trends and mobile-enabled opportunities. Mobile learning itself is a trend. For further reading, see the UNESCO report on The Future of Mobile Learning ( report | slides ). Most of the points below focus on the latter.
The Future Of Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 4, 2012
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.
6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012
JANUARY 17, 2012
Since it’s still January and people are blogging about trends or predictions for the new year, I thought I’d share some areas I believe Rapid eLearning Vendors should focus on in 2012 in order to stay ahead of the curve or worse, have a small startup eat their lunch. 1. happen to think this is the future of how we will learn about new software and acquire it from here on out.
5 Views of the Future of Mobile Learning
Mobile Learning Edge
SEPTEMBER 17, 2011
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. Timo Ilomaki has collected 5 different presentations on the future of mobile learning in one post, to allow you to see the variety of results. Some are clearly pushing the envelope more than others.
6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design
MARCH 4, 2015
Another survey found that People change the device they are using an average of 21 times an hour when they are at home, according to findings from OMD UK’s Future of Britain research project. The first reason why Responsive Web Design makes sense for designing future learning is that it’s web-based, which means that your learning will be accessible via a single URL.
The Future of Mobile, According to Mary Meeker
Float Mobile Learning
JUNE 16, 2013
Gary Woodill reviews the KPCB Internet Trends 2013 slide deck, pointing out the good and the incomplete information. Industry News Research market share Mary Meeker tablets trends
The future of #HigherEd and #apps & #web two free report by Pew
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
On many occasions these reports are linked to educational technology or trends, which is great when you are interested in training/education with innovative technologies. While everyone knows by now that the future of higher ed is in a fast evolving state, and giving rise to a lot of new initiatives, the results of this report are of interest. Overall a nice read and food for thought.
The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]
JUNE 9, 2013
There’s nothing in there that addresses real solutions for today’s trending topics, such as Cloud computing, Mobile Learning, Responsive Design, Adaptive publishing, Mobile Apps, etc. A year ago I wrote a post entitled An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions] , which garnered 81 ReTweets and 62 comments, and to this day is the most read post here on my blog. Conclusion.
Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]
JUNE 3, 2013
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. My point with all these trends is that they will help expedite the adoption of mobile learning everywhere. Mobile Learning featured future mLearning touch-enabled laptops Windows 8 Conclusion.
Mobile Learning: The Future of Workplace Learning (CLO Summit India – Slidedeck)
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Held in Mumbai, the event saw some eminent industry experts talk on different topics related to L&D in the workplace. I too had an opportunity to share my thoughts, as part of panel of power session on the future trends and tools in L&D under the track ‘Mobile Social and E-Learning’. firmly believe that mLearning is the future of learning, be it at the workplace or otherwise.
Mobile trends for 2020
JANUARY 7, 2010
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#OEB15 liveblog Future workers and the future
DECEMBER 4, 2015
On this last day at online educa berlin, these are my notes from the keynote with Cornelia Daheim , John Higgins , Ioannis Angelis on the topic of future and future work(ers). Cornelia Daheim Future of critical future topics, specifically work – non-profit organisation About 50% are at risk of being automated, since that oxford published report people looked at which type of jobs would might disappear. We have a high possibility that work in the future will be: we do not have to work. The workplace of the future is significant in this debate.
Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011
JANUARY 17, 2011
We will be uploading some of our own perspectives on this in the future. mobile friday smiles stats trends mobile coverage why mobileI can’t help but be bowled over when I try to get my head around exactly how many people are doing useful tasks on their phones. Many of the stats are by their nature skewed. So if you want to know mobile internet usage in Ghana – you will struggle.
End of a personal era at the Institute of Tropical Medicine
DECEMBER 28, 2012
In the last few years I jumped in on every new trend that got me excited: QRcodes emerged, MOOC’s started to take off, mobile learning became universally integrated and online learning moved from sporadic towards a global trend. education ITM futureToday is my last day at the Institute of Tropical Medicine. Happy endings, and wishing you all inspiring new beginnings in 2013!
Free book on the Future of Reputation on the Web and the importance of Understanding Privacy
JULY 28, 2010
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
OCTOBER 1, 2009
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
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
If recent trends in the region continue, the richest boys will achieve universal primary completion in 2021, but the poorest girls will not catch up until 2086. On recent trends, girls from the poorest families in sub-Saharan Africa are only expected to achieve lower secondary completion in 2111. must admit I like the addition of ''quality'' to the ''education for all'' concept.
NMC horizon #report 2014 on #education in #HighEd
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Although I do think about latest trends, this 52 page report always brings the most important trends together in a comprehensive and brief overview. eLearning future of education learning learning analytics mobile mobile learning online learning report The NMC horizon report is ALWAYS an inspiration. mean, maybe it is not being the best that matters, but getting all on board?
The benefits of open access #openeducation
AUGUST 13, 2012
And also for which ends is it pursued and which of the current trends are most relevant to advancing the equity agenda? education open content eLearning open science open education future of educationThanks to Stephen Downes' Ol'Daily I got hold of a wonderful and very insightful blogpost from Laura Czerniewicz. In her blogpost she talks about educational technology for equity. In the post she zooms in on an essay she wrote (the original form of the essay) in which she uses the South African context to look at whose interests educational technology does serve?
A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links
MAY 28, 2012
10 Major Mobile Learning Trends to Watch For. Mobile Learning: Landscape And Trends. mLearning Trends. The Future of Learning is Mobile. Future Mobile Learning (29 August 2011) by Judy Brown. Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Why You Need A Mobile Learning Strategy.
Are the robots taking over? Augment your reality, don't lose it!
JANUARY 31, 2013
thinking about the skills you need for future life, rather than narrow focus on a few subjects [18:30] If you have to measure schools, maybe you should be looking 10 years down the line. Absolutely - Are they the future? mUbuntu usage future devices learners as creators constructivism trends why mobile Augmented Reality MOOC mobimooc ARWhen is technology helping, and when does it hinder? How can you ensure "enthusiasm for the new" doesn't blind you to what is good right now? 7.30] Thinking about touch screens. Voice control. Google glass. Has blackberry died?
Learning wrap up, last post of Gregorian Calendar 2013
DECEMBER 19, 2013
TEDx2013 Another trend that kept going were the TED conferences. Nice trend there, but tough to realize, although we only have to look at Star Trek to realize what is to come. or should I say I thank StarTrek for predicting the future since 1966 ? eLearning future of education mobile mooc seamless learning The darkest days produce darker thoughts. but I cannot.
From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology
OCTOBER 9, 2012
Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘ animations ‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0 or 3.0 No, the future of eLearning and Learning in general is Mobile Learning or better yet Multiscreen Learning , either way we can abbreviate it as m Learning.
10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]
JANUARY 12, 2015
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.
Linking #k12 to #mLearning, networked learning, cloud computing
JULY 23, 2014
As the New Media Consortium report is out looking at the upcoming trends for k12 and online learning , I was pleasantly surprised by the emerging combinations which clearly embrace new educational technologies and student-centered focus. It provides a nice overview of new options and trends for young students, as well as interesting assumptions. Rethinking the Roles of Teachers. !
Free research papers on #MOOC, OER & online education #elearning
AUGUST 29, 2016
In it you will find a paper co-authored with Aras Bozkurt, Nilgün Ozdamar Keskin and myself entitled: " Research Trends in Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Theses and Dissertations: Surfing the Tsunami Wave ", which I also loaded to academia. In an effort to understand MOOCs more comprehensively, this study analyzes theses and dissertations (N = 51) related to MOOCs and published between 2008 and 2015, identifying research trends from these academic documents. A new, free, research filled issue of the Open Praxis journal just got published.
Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Right now, we have the traditional desktop PCs and Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones, but it’s not too early to start thinking also about smart TVs, game consoles and dashboards in cars, and why not the foldable screens of the future. This is another important trend for us to keep in mind as we design the next generation of learning experiences. Send to Kindle.
mLearning-World.com: Is mLearning Really The Future
OCTOBER 4, 2006
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, October 04, 2006 Is mLearning Really The Future Ive once again stumbled across another presentation that decries mLearning as The Future of learning. mLearning the future or is mLearning all around us already? agree that in Australia it is a long way off. Training.
Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
Google Glass – this falls into the current trend of ‘wearable’ technology – where a supplementary device like a watch or glasses communicate with your smartphone by bluetooth. Future mlearn mlearning mobile/miniaturisation uLearning glass Google ibeacon iPad Check out this quick video of what’s being done by fellow ADE Paul Hamilton here in Australia.
Apple Proves Mobile makes the Desktop better: A lesson for us in mLearning and eLearning
JUNE 13, 2012
It started with Lion last year when they included multi-touch gestures via their magic trackpad and this trend continues with Mountain Lion’s mobile-first features, such as the upcoming Notification Center, Dictation, AirPlay, and Game Center. I think it’s fascinating that Apple is bringing Mobile features such as notification and Dictation to the Mac. What do you think?
Add your knowledge to the #mLearning toolkit from #JISC
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
It will develop to include a section on future trends, incorporate additional examples, and be made available in a variety of formats. JISC, the UK agency for leadership in digital technology and learning (and also the host of the IAmLearn mail list) launched a new guide: Emerging Practice in a Digital Age: A guide to technology-enhanced institutional innovation.
An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions]
JUNE 16, 2012
For the record, I’m still not convinced the future of eLearning is crowding slides with a bunch of photographic characters of people in different poses, but for the sake of argument, Storyline beats Captivate 6 hands-down here. First off, congratulations to my old team at Adobe for launching Adobe Captivate 6. Haphazard Effort. Here are some examples. Conclusion. Send to Kindle.
6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy
AUGUST 16, 2012
Another trend is to allow staff to use their personal mobile devices for business. In future, however, mobile web will be the best. HTML5 is the future of mobile web, even if it’s not ready to the extent we believe it to be. We expect the tools to become more capable in exploiting the potential of HTML5 in future. Establish the Need. Ask yourself -. Assess Readiness.
3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems
JULY 4, 2011
This takes on a post I wrote several weeks ago, that spoke about four themes that will (and not five) predominate learning in the future. While our current system offers some cool features, we must look further into the future. This is where the rubber meets the road, by dreaming up features we invent the mLearning systems future right here. technologies.
Book Review: Designing mLearning: tapping into the mobile revolution for organizational performance, by Clark Quinn
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
The book ends with several chapters on mobile design and future trends. The past six months has seen the publication of three new books on mobile learning. First, there was Mobile Learning: structures, agency, practices by Norbert Pachler, Ben Bachmair, John Cook, and Gunther Kress (Eds.) Springer, 2010). It will appeal only to other academics. It is an enjoyable book to read.
New issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)
Mobile Learning Edge
JANUARY 26, 2012
Exploring Accessibility Scenarios for 2020 in Relation with Future ICT Trends on Assistive Technology and Accessibility. A new issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012), is available. The journal is free but you have to register on the site. Table of Contents. Mobile Science Index for Development. (E. Canessa, M. Zennaro).
5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads
MAY 3, 2012
Worldwide, Samsung probably sells more smartphones than anyone else , Looking into the future – this article predicts that iPads will retain more than 50% of the installed base of all tablets in 2016, but Android and Windows Metro will be the other two dominant platforms. While the demand for HTML5 courses is yet to catch up, the demand is growing stronger nevertheless. with HTML5 Converter.
Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"
MARCH 28, 2010
Friday, March 26, 2010 "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges" 1 10:21 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G is open for questions. Tuesday March 23, 2010 2:59 Moderator: Katie Ash 2:59 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Thanks for joining us for todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G.
January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 6, 2011
Ignatia Webs , January 11, 2011 #SCORM the future of #elearning? mLearning Trends , January 5, 2011 Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011 - mLearning Trends , January 2, 2011 Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands - Mobile Learning Edge , January 25, 2011 A Baker’s Dozen Mobile Learning Definitions - Mobile Learning Edge , January 24, 2011 Blackboard Mobile Learn 2.0
New Horizon report on #mLearning and latest #eLearning technologies
APRIL 3, 2012
You will also be able to keep updated on future publications, and more excitingly to give your feedback on upcoming drafts. Six emerging technologies are identified across three adoption horizons over the next one to five years, as well as key trends and challenges expected to continue over the same period, giving campus leaders and practitioners a valuable guide for strategic technology planning. The nice thing about this 42 page publication is that it looks at probable implementation of new and upcoming learning technologies (games, augmented reality, gesture based computing.).