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The Future Of Learning Design

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If you are intrigued by the future of learning design, you won’t want to miss the second half of this interview with Karl Kapp. Coach: What types of challenges do newer technologies, such as mobile and podcast, present to the instructional designer? Having said that, another challenge confronting instructional designers is to “think outside the classroom” paradigm.

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. 2009 Horizon Report. Tags: Learning Technology Mobile Learning Design Mobile Technology I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. I’ve been doing some research around it and I’ve documented some of the better links I’ve come across. Again, as with the links I posted about Games and Simulation, these aren’t categorized in any way nor does the order assume any significance. Kapp Notes.

Five Myths of Mobile Learning

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Simply converting and packaging existing course-ware for mobile consumption does not qualify as ‘mobile learning’; for it to be effective learning, the learning content and activities have to be designed keeping mobile device usage and the like in mind. Tags: Learning Design Learning Technology Mobile Learning Design Learning Mobile Technology I’ve been occupied with writing a paper to promote the adoption of mobile learning amongst corporates and enterprises. While trawling through multiple web-links, a pattern of myths about mobile learning emerges.

Erik Duval’s Weblog

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Rencontre d’amis au bord de la mer du Nord - the essence of mobile learning. 3 May 2009 by erikduval I get many nice requests to come speak or participate in a discussion. 27 March 2009 by erikduval Had a lot of fun preparing a class on the history of Human-Computer Interaction. Erik Duval’s Weblog Learning Objects, Metadata, Interoperability and … me! So were the people.

Design Considerations

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It’s just a matter of rethinking how you approach the course design. On the other hand, when you design the course for the learners to pull the information, you spend your time figuring out how they would use it and then set it up for them to pull the content." Tags: example blog development design

The Mobile Learning Engine (MLE) for Moodle

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One recent interesting development in mobile learning has been the creation of mobile interfaces for Online Learning Environments.  Here at the University of Canberra, I’ve been investigating one particular extension for the University’s new Moodle-based learning environment: the free and open source Mobile Learning Engine (MLE). Authored by Leonard Low. Hosted by Edublogs.

#EDEN09 workshop OER design

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The workshop will introduce participants to use a range of tools, methods and approaches to designing and evaluating open education resources (OERs). This was a nice workshop, because it immediately gave the participants a better insight of what design is and how it can impact OER. Now, I know you think 'I know what design is.' it is not there core business.

6 design principles of the 21st century school

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Came across this today and had to share. Its an overview of what a 21st century school should look like, and I like it because rather than just being theory or ideas, its very grounded in the practicalities. Head over to HERE (info via Apple) to read the WHY’s behind each of the categories. Authored by jnxyz. Hosted by Edublogs.

A tool for screening #gender and #ethnicity in #mobile courses

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2009). Integrating gender and ethnicity in mobile courses ante-design: a TELearning instrument. eLearning ICT4D instructional design m4d mLearning mobile mobile learning online learning paper research First of all a wonderful 2014 with lots of inspiring moments and growing wisdom! Name: International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies , 3 , 77-78.

Mobile Learning in India

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This example of mobile learning shows an application designed for women in villages without access to proper prenatal care. Six in ten people (more than 4 billion individuals) around the world are carrying a powerful computing device in their pockets and purses. The increasing ubiquity of the mobile phone begs for it to be used as a learning tool. Viewed simply; phones are capable of : 1.

Basic mLearning with BlackBerries

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I’ve spent the past few weeks figuring out how to design and deploy content that can be accessed on BlackBerry phones. I’ve run into some obstacles, but overall it’s been a good experience. Make modifications to your content, design, code, etc., Tags: technology InstructionalDesign Tools Learning MobileLearning mLearning eLearning Training Blackberry Development Blackberries Design Have an audience that primarily uses BlackBerry phones. Have a basic level of technical knowledge, including the ability to write HTML (or use an editor like Dreamweaver).

Learn 4 Life » What happens when you give a class of 8 year old children an iPod touch each?

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September 17, 2009 on 4:01 pm | In Digital Divide , Digital Literacy , Digital Media , Handheld Learning , Innovation , KS2 , Learning Content , Learning Tools , Peer to Peer , Personalised Learning , Primary , Web 2.0 , advisory , distributed networking , informal learning , mobile , mobile learning , pedagogy | The wonderful thing about my job is that I have a network of people I can visit who are involved with prototyping the use of new technologies in education. My latest outing was to a Junior School with a difference this week. Knowing Peter I guessed it would be quite ambitious.

Images that Speak Volumes

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As my presentation style continues to evolve, I find myself more and more adopting the Presentation Zen style of designing slides where minimalism rules, images act as metaphors, and bullets are rare if non-existent because their as lethal to presentations as real bullets are to life.

How do develop web content on the iPhone

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He gives some great pointers: how you can make your websites more iPhone friendly (pasting from his post); How to test your iPhone content; How to design web content ‘made for iPhone’; He also offers a lot of links, of which I really like the iwebkit , Iwebkit is the revolutionnairy kit used to create high quality iPhone and iPod touch websites in a few minutes.

M-Learning Decisions: Web App or Native App?

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“From that point on, we use standard Web app development techniques and a design approach for the application that makes maximum use of the reduced screen real estate. hope this information from InformationWeek helps you in your design and development decisions for mobile learning. I’ve written a couple of posts about the differences and the advantages and disadvantages of native applications and web applications when it comes to mobile learning. Check out these previous posts on Apps for the future and Google vs Apple to see where I was coming from.

New Stats on Mobile Usage Continue to Reflect Mobile as Gateway to the Web

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Just this month, IPG’s Universal McCann and AOL released some compelling new data based on their poll of 1,800 mobile users between October 2008 and March 2009. Tags: Blogroll Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience us mobile learning instructional design Mobile mobile data usage Recent stats from Juniper, ComScore and others point to the rise in data usage with mobile devices. Most industry leaders have been predicting this shift from voice to data from some time. billion mobile web users by 2013.

mLearning-World.com: Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! (Training Magazine)

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, November 11, 2008 Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! motivates/inspires direct reports and co-workers; acts as mentor/coach, either formally or informally; thinks strategically) • Successfully met a significant training challenge in the last year • NO SELF-NOMINATIONS The list of all winners will be published in the May 2009 issue of Training magazine; winners also will be recognized at a congratulatory event at The Leadership Summit in San Diego in May.

Mobile Commons Nominated for 2009 MMA Awards

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The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is the not-for-profit created to oversee the design, raise the funds, and program and operate the Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center site. Mobile Commons was just nominated as a finalist for 2 awards at the Mobile Marketing Association’s Fifth Annual Global Mobile Marketing Awards! Best Messaging Program Award.

Recent Mobile books for your mLearning pleasure

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These are some of the recent books that have appeared on mobile learning: free eBooks on mLearning # 2009: Mobile Learning: Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training, edited by Mohamed Ally, published at AU press. This is available as a free PDF download. nice free open eBook on mLearning build at Graz University of Technology in Austria. 2007: Bachmair, B. 105-152.

The Innovative Educator: Ideas for Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Cell Phones Even in Districts that Ban Them

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Tuesday, June 16, 2009 Ideas for Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Cell Phones Even in Districts that Ban Them Last week I had the opportunity to speak with colleagues interested in using cell phones to enhance teaching and learning in schools with a 21st century education focus. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Innovative Educator Sharing ideas about educating innovatively.

M-Learning: Google vs Apple as Web Apps square off against Native Apps

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Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning

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IDOS Blog IDT Roundtable Search Instructional Design for Mediated Education Blog Entry Location-Based Learning by Eruditio Loginquitas One comment 07 January 2010 In higher education, the uses of location-based learning seem to be limited to particular projects. They have been physically embodied from the beginning, and the nuances of learning in that space may be exploited with the design of various types of augmented reality learning. One reads of digital installations as parts of student social spaces and libraries. These ideas were strengthened in a recent webinar. Wiki Mania!

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November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning November 1, 2009 to November 30, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning report: Review of Learning 2.0

5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]

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In 2009, Meeker published a ‘ Mobile Internet Report ,’ where she predicted that more users would connect to the Internet via mobile devices than desktop PCs within five years, and here we are today in the middle of the biggest computing revolution in history. For a while now we have been talking about designing for the ‘ unknown.’ There are now 2.4 With 1.5

Google Goggles will rock m-learning.

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Augmented reality has recently really taken off during 2009, with a number of apps on various GPS-enabled mobile phones (notably the iPhone) providing information layered over a camera view of the world; one example of this is the Layar application. Here’s an example: you’re studying industrial design, and you happen to spot a rather nicely-designed chair. 

A Model for Mobile Learning

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Podcasts Shown to be Potentially More Effective than Classroom Lectures

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BBC NEWS | Technology | Controlling the hi-tech helpers

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Most, apart from the G1 and the iPhone, are primarily designed to enable users to make voice calls and send texts, and the cool user interface features are there to let their owners download and play music or take and send photos and grainy videos. Help Skip to content Skip to bbc.co.uk Most weeks I am fortunate to hear about interesting and innovative developments in technology around the world as the in-house commentator for Digital Planet, the World Service radio show presented by Gareth Mitchell. The conclusions were hardly surprising.

Cell Phones in Education Part 4: Learning on Location

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When differentiating instruction and incorporating the principles of universal design for learning, it only makes sense that we allow students to use whatever tools they have to learn in ways that make sense to them rather than whitewashing learning to try and make it suit all students, which inevitably, it never does. Disclaimer : While this post presumes the use of a smart phone, and while it is true that not all students own a smart phone, with the current shift toward smart phones, soon, smart phones will be as prevalent as cell phones are today.

A Great Resource for Mobile Learning

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Designing Learning Activities with Mobile Technologies …………………………………………………………… 1. Instructional Design…………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 83. Section I. Chapter I. Chapter II. Section II. Peter E.

Exploring Educational Technology

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Exploring Educational Technology Front Page About Multimedia Photos Files 2009 MLearning Projects Overview June 19, 2009 · Leave a Comment The projects are guided and supported by weekly “technology sessions” (Communities of Practice, or COP) facilitated by a ‘technology steward’ (Wenger et al., 2005) investigating the potential of mobile web 2.0 Check.

Mobile Web Grows – But User’s Can Find it Tough

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Some helpful development resources are shown below: Great book about mobile web design: [link]. Tags: Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience us mobile learning mobile design mobile web mobile web usage According to this report from MediaPost (a web site devoted to advertising and mobility) mobile web usage continues to grow, which we knew. However, the report also goes on to talk about the frustrations many users experience with the mobile web. You can see the actual stats cited from Nielsen here. link]. link].

Location is the next big thing, how will m-learning take advantage?

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The Fidelity of Mobile Technology continues to Deepen

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Mobile Augmented Reality – A Brief Overview

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mLearning-World.com: Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, August 11, 2006 Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines List of Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines. ► 11/09 - 11/16 (2) Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! Thanks to Scott Adams blog for these links. Training. iTunes 7.7

Mobile Learning Reading

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Recently there was a lot of buzz about Mobile Learning: Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training edited by Mohamed Ally (March 2009). I had read a couple chapters and got back to it this last week on my Kindle while travelling. It is great to see some new books on mobile learning. While useful, I was disappointed that most of the examples were from the early and mid-2000’s.

Mobile Web Best Practices

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Included are: Design for One Web Rely on Web standards Stay away from known hazards Be cautious of device limitations Optimize navigation Check graphics & colors Keep it small Use the network sparingly Help & guide user input Think of users on the go Check it out. You may be familiar with the W3C Mobile Web Best Practices 1.0 for delivering Web content to mobile devices (July 2008).

iPods in Education Part 12: Customized Learning Using Apps

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Hence the pedagogical ideologies of Univeral Design for Learning and Differentiated Instruction. There has been a gap of several months since I last shared ideas in the form of a blog post on the topic of using iPods in Education. While the introduction of the iPhone and the iPod Touch has changed the rules in how handheld devices can be used in education, this series has laid dormant as I’ve been in the process of catching up with the technology. have always been a firm believer that one cannot comment on the techology until one actually uses the technology. That is, until now.

Over 100,000 iPhone/iPod Apps

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Now available for iPhone and iPod touch®, Chorus features real-time feeds from your designated friends, displaying the apps they are downloading, and what they are saying about them. Apple just announced that the app store has surpassed 100,000 apps. App Store users have downloaded well over two billion apps, continuing to make it the world’s most popular applications store." Judy Brown).