#OER #mobile and online learning videos
MAY 21, 2014
Yesterday the last of a set of 10 videos on Open Educational Resources (OER) was uploaded by the Ontario Online Learning Portal. Through the videos, Rory guides you to effectively find and make use of OER for more time- and cost-effective course development. will share just the one video from those 10 movies here focusing on OER and mobile learning.
Desktop Screen Video Resolutionator- anator for eLearning Screen Video Sessions
Developer on Duty
AUGUST 3, 2012
When creating graphics, screens, or courses, I always layout my screen with margin and functional guides before I begin. Over the years and hundreds of screen video sessions later, I realized there is one layout tool that I use all the time for screen video sessions, and I wanted to share. The " Desktop Screen Video Resolutionator- anator " or DSVR for short. Tools
Slide to Learn – guide for teachers (Beta)
MAY 22, 2010
For about 5 months I (with help from friends) have been writing a guide to using the iPod touch, iPhone and now iPad in education. To help answer some of the questions that these time-poor teachers have, there now exists THIS guide – www.slidetoLearn.info. Tags: mobile/miniaturisation guide iPad iPhone iPod Touch mlearning mobile learning teachers
Mobile Live Video Streaming
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JUNE 16, 2009
I have been looking at live video streaming tools for mobile and have tested several in preparation to writing a blog, but yesterday found that Robin Good had published an excellent guide of 11 such tools along with side-by-side their key features and options. His is an excellent overview with a comparison chart plus individual product descriptions.
Why Not A Snapguide For Your Workplace?
APRIL 2, 2012
I stumbled across this article at Gigaom.com talking about how Snapguide is trying to be the how to guide for everything – on your mobile. The idea is quite simple really – anyone can create and upload a step-by-step guide using text, photos, and videos for a particular task/topic then others can search and find a relevant guide when they need one.
Learning Mobile App Review: NearPod [Podcast Interview]
MAY 30, 2012
The Teacher uses a cloud service by login in to [link] in order to create presentations loaded with interactive features, such as quizzes, polls, videos, sketching tools and more. In fact, during our Interview you will notice that Guido shares a PIN number for me to enter as he guides me through it while we talk about what he sees as the Teacher and what I see using the NearPod Student app.
Use Smartphones in class, say school principals
JUNE 2, 2011
Social networking sites provide platforms for student creativity by enabling them to design projects using words, music, photos, and videos. They propose some solid guiding principles, which any enlightened teacher would share: Education should prepare students to be active, constructive participants in a global society. The National Association of Secondary School Principals have been trying to make sense of the whirlwind that is Social and Mobile Technologies. They have just released a position statement , summarizing their thoughts on the matter … and it is surprisingly good!
Mobile Enables Informal Learning
DECEMBER 11, 2012
The supported learning asset formats are videos, product usage guides or manuals, checklists, podcasts, etc. The product allows take photos, shoot videos, or record audio and share with colleagues. Last week I was at the eLearning Network’s 25th Birthday Bash in London. It was a fantastic event with some great speakers and an opportunity to learn drumming. Source: [link].
PDAStreet: Software Reviews: Review: Qik - Quickly Share Mobile Video
DECEMBER 23, 2008
With Qik, you can share that lousy video with the world - and, surprisingly, its a lot of fun. Qik is a social networking tool that gives the cell phone video camera a reason for existing. Its simple and easy: a Twitter for those who prefer video. Apparently, the iPhones camera really is capable of shooting video, no matter what Apple says, but until Apple decides to offer video as a feature, no video apps will make it into the app section of the iTunes Store. Streaming isnt perfectly live; there are several seconds of lag time in most videos.
Social learning expert panel #emoocs2015 #social
MAY 20, 2015
Lynda.com is not really a social learning platform, it is more a catalogue of videos, so less social. How do you guide and direct conversations on a massive scale? An expert panel ( Whitney Kilgore , Sian Bayne , Mike Sharples , Pierre Dubuc ) sharing knowledge with all of us. What do you feel is social learning? Some pedagogies do not scale, eg sport teaching. Anonymous or known?
Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning
FEBRUARY 25, 2013
This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue. Mobile’ is a unique device that brings together the capabilities of numerous disparate devices – like a phone, a camera, an audio/ video player & recorder, a computer, eBook reader, a GPS device, a game console – all in the palm of your hand. So what ails mobile learning?
2 Worthwhile courses: Personal Learning & Designing OER using practical instructional design
MARCH 25, 2016
Instructional Design Service Course: designing OER while using practical instructional design Personal Learning (course built by Stephen Downes) using LPSS Instructional Design Service Course My colleague Johan Thys just sent me a link to a wonderful self-guided, instructor-driven online course on designing courses via a project-based approach. Course environment: NRC01 Personal Learning will be delivered using OpenEdX and will include text-based content, videos, discussion, and exercises. Two free courses that have started a while ago, but that are truly worth taking a look at.
Future of Ed #AI DeepMind computer teaches itself to play Atari 2600 games
FEBRUARY 26, 2015
DeepMind is used in DeepFace in the form of DeepLearning (earlier blogpost on it here ), and now DeepMind cracked the teaching/learning code to get better at simple video games (yes, this does relate to the tech teenage movie WarGames , the movie from 1983) as The New Scientist (and others) reported today. What about game-based learning ? Will Art be the last job standing?
unesco: opportunities, threats & challenges of #mLearning #mlw2013
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
As we move into more informal territory, and other people come into play supporting the learner, there is more confusion about who is guiding the learners. The immigrant population is making use of their mobile devices in specific ways than the general population: playing games, recording videos and photo's, using mobile banking, posting to social media.
5 Reasons why you should join the Articulate Community if you are in eLearning
JANUARY 5, 2012
When I registered I received a nicely written eBook entitled “The Insider’s Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro,” and it’s really a good read. Let me know what you think and incidentally, tomorrow I’m interviewing Tom Kuhlmann about many of these things and will post the video interview early next week. Here’s a recommendation, even if you don’t use Articulate eLearning apps, u should join their community. They have the most ‘engaged’ users. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 2, 2012. happen to thing this is a critical one. ElearningGoodn… #articulate.
NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides | Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 8, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides 9 10 2006 “InterLingua Educational Publishing today launched NotePods , its collection of audio downloads for iPods and other MP3 players designed to help students with exams as well as term papers… available for [US] $1.99 each. The guides also come with text versions, readable on an iPod as an iPod e-book, and will be accompanied by online content. Full article on the MacNN site. Ubiquette.
South African #mLearning projects and calls for collaboration
NOVEMBER 9, 2012
If you are interested in the project, join Adele and Ronel, or look at this video down below to see what vision Adele has on mobile learning. It is a nice project and Darren clearly has a great time being the guide-on-the-side who helps his students to stay on track whenever necessary. Look at the people mentioned in this post and connect with them. Quite a challenge as we all know.
Enhance Your Study With Mobile Learning | The iPad Resource Guide And Store
MARCH 8, 2010
Blogphilosophy: Microsoft's #Hololens, the #augmented journey
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
In education augmented reality has been used in video support of specific historical reenactments (now frequently used in documentaries, for example in the 3-D imaging put on top of the real world in this trailer of Archaeology of Portus ). The promo-video talks about ''More reality than ever before'' is one of the motto''s of the hololens. nice slide-deck on topic ). like it, a lot.
The Disadvantages of Mobile Learning | eHow.com
JUNE 6, 2010
Asking for Donations Online: 7 Proven Strategies
JUNE 9, 2016
We’ll cover the following points: Make Your “Donate Now” Button Prominent Optimize Everything for Mobile Devices Spruce Up Your Donation Page Start Sending Better Emails Offer Other Ways to Give Use Social Media to Promote Your Donation Form Use a Multichannel Approach And for more info, check out Qgiv’s Ultimate Guide to Asking for Donations. Incorporate images and videos when appropriate.
Mobile Commons Acquires New Domain Name for NYC Clients
OCTOBER 30, 2014
In other words, organizations affiliated with New York City will now be able to guide people to their website with a.nyc URL. Our clients use shortlinks in a variety of ways, from asking subscribers to sign a petition to promoting a new video to sharing a success story or press release. Using txt.nyc shortlinks in text messages. will still be the default shortlink.
Writing a #crossplatform #multimedia rich #eBook is hard! Help needed
APRIL 25, 2012
In the meanwhile I just want a book that gets me there, inside the text, guided by the text or media. But here again I do not seem to see video integration. And there is of course iBooks 2 which does enable video integration in eBooks but also 3D models etcetera, but what I am looking for is a cross platform solution. BUT, the video is not mentioned. Great stuff, yet.
5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version
MAY 21, 2013
Upside2Go’s Ask an Expert feature acts as the perfect Advisory Component , while its support for various learning elements like images, graphics, videos, podcasts, documents, flash cards, quizzes, polls, etc. Under each Learning Plan, various learning elements like HTML courses, videos, flash cards, podcasts, quizzes, etc., Mobile Learning: A Quick Start Guide.
A Mobile Scavenger Hunt with Goose Chase!
Cell Phones in Learning
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
The games consist of many missions can include GPS location (go to the local bank!), a picture (find what is in this picture or analyze this image!), a video (the teacher could explain something or have a local historian explain something to look for), and a text description. They will be able to submit their findings by photo, video, GPS map location and/or text! Missions!
Designing Good Educational Podcasts | Mobile Learning
JUNE 14, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Designing Good Educational Podcasts 15 06 2006 Andy Ramsden, a Learning Technology Advisor at Bristol University in the UK recently posted up a great guide for educators designing podcasts. Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. learning device for $60. This Edu-Netbook *might* be the best yet.
Don’t Panic | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 17, 2006
It’s intended as an introduction to m-learning, and is entitled “Don’t Panic - a reference to The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy , to which I make reference with regards to m-learning (as, written in 1979, it envisaged many of the issues of mobile learning “hitchhikers of today). Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. learning device for $60. This Edu-Netbook *might* be the best yet.
Lessons from RootsCamp: How Long-Term Mobile Engagement Can Set You Up for “Big-Bang” Wins
DECEMBER 11, 2012
SMS is a great way to share videos, pics, and mobile apps. Don’t be afraid to say, “Remember that video we sent you last week? Find out what’s on your ballot, local voter guides, and where to vote on www.TheBallot.org. Sam McKelvie is the head of Mobile Strategy, dedicated to helping customers use text messaging to accomplish their goals. On Friday, November 30 th , she and Mal McKay, Lead Developer, presented at RootsCamp 2012. . More than a few Mobile Commons clients achieved incredible success on November 6 th. What would I consider a “Big Bang Win”?
Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
APRIL 24, 2010
Home Page Todays Paper Video Most Popular Times Topics Education World U.S. Each installment should have a 1,000-character or 70-word character limit, and students should be guided to think of this type of storytelling as the 21st century serial flash novel. Social Studies: Students create a city guide for their town, or any chosen city in the United States, using Google SMS.
E-Learning Queen: Mobile Learning: Is It Doing What It’s Supposed To?
SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
Yes, it’s true that instructional materials are increasingly available, and that one can view presentations, listen to audio, read text, review maps and diagrams, and watch video. But, how often are the activities guided? ► Aug 11 (1) Assistive Technologies for Online Learning ► July (2) ► Jul 30 (1) Capstone / Research Paper Guide: Sustainable Busi.
Training Plan For iPhone Application Development
AUGUST 20, 2010
Videos: Introduction to the iPhone SDK. Regarding videos : After registering to free iPhone development program you can download and view related videos through iTunes. 2. View Programming Guide. Videos: Ingredients of Great iPhone App- Some samples of great IPhone apps. Videos: In-House Development for iPhone. Right now, everyone wants to develop applications for mobile devices and in particular for the iPhone, as it has changed the way we look at mobile devices. Design patterns like MVC-2, Delegate. Event delegation model in core java. Topic. NavBar.
#dl10 keynote Wednesday 3 November 2010 John Seely Brown on The Power of Pull
NOVEMBER 3, 2010
This method was more or less authority guided. They looked at all possible surfing video's and tried and learned. John Seely Brown a gray-bearded man with glasses and wearing a blue shirt and blazer. He just wrote another book called " The power of pull ". together with John Hagel III and Lang Davison. Learning demand and the art of life. this challenges our thoughts on how we learn.
QR Codes: Augmenting Augmented Reality | Instructional Design Fusions
SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
Polls and surveys Discussion forums Audio (including multiple language formats) Video (for example, those how-to-manuals can be how-to-videos instead) Instructors/mentors available for live-chatting Of course, when you consider linking and mobile learning (mlearning) more generally, you need to consider your target audience and their access to smart phones vs more basic mobile devices.
Barcodes Offer Interesting Opportunities for Mobile Learning
mLearning is Good
MAY 20, 2009
You could place barcodes on items in the physical world, which would guide learners through an immersive simulation or guided tour. Finally, my favorite, a person could annotate an experience based on the event identified by the QR code or bar code and that annotation could include pictures, audio and video from the event (all captured with the mobile device of course). I’m sure you can think of plenty of uses for the QR/Barcode in mobile learning. Barcodes could link to museum information and launch a multimedia experience on the device.
Newswire / Press Release: Atlantic Link Launches Rapid e-Learning for the Sony PSP - Education/e-Learning/Training - Atlantic Link | NewswireToday
APRIL 30, 2008
Quizzes, games, activities, audio, video and Flash animations are all supported, giving users the richest possible course experience." Tourist guides, language training, product training and updates, maintenance guides and training, medical training, interactive museum guides, schools training, the list is almost endless. learing+2.0
Aga Khan Development Network - AKDN Blog
SEPTEMBER 18, 2009
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MAY 6, 2009
As soon as the videos are recorded they are transferred to our servers and (pending approval) are viewable by all staff and students. So we've created a system that records chefs, this in itself is nothing new, we've had the ability to use video cameras in class for years; where's the benefit to the learners and most of all the teachers? The chef has to grab another chicken.
CellCast Widget for iPad Released!
APRIL 3, 2010
In my next post, I'll provide a guided video walk through of our iPad application and the many features we're excited about It's officially iPad Launch Day and we're pleased to announce our CellCast Widget for iPad was included in the inaugural 1,000 applications shipped in support of Apple's revolutionary new tablet computing device.
mLearn08: keynote Diane Laurillard on mobile learning methods
OCTOBER 16, 2008
Waht we need are tools for guided inquiry, structure discussion, orchastrated collaboration, adaptive practice, serious games. These tools need to be good for guiding inquiry, structuring discussion, orchestrating collaboration, adapting leanrners' practice, designing learning activities. It has been a while since I added a blogpost, but it was quite hectic the last two weeks.
BBC's education service Janala has delivered 1m lessons in three months | Media | guardian.co.uk
FEBRUARY 22, 2010
Call the main Guardian and Observer switchboard: +44 (0)20 3353 2000 Advertising guide License/buy our content About this article Close BBCs education service Janala has delivered 1m lessons in three months This article was published on guardian.co.uk at 07.00 GMT on Wednesday 17 February 2010. Video: Watch the ad for the relaunched Observer 2. Are you sure? Please try again later.