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The most comprehensive listing of conferences for learning technologies is the one produced by Clayton Wright. Here are all the conferences on Clayton’s current list related to mobile learning: February 7-10, 2011 International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security , 4 th , sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Paris, France. February 23-28, 2011 Digital World 2011 including (3 rd ), International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid and Online Learning (3 rd ), Gosier, Guadeloupe, France. For a copy see: [link].

Learning About Mobile Learning

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Last Friday, June 10, Float hosted its first-ever one-day symposium on mobile learning at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. Conferences Pedagogy and Learning Bradley University symposiumPresenters from a variety of backgrounds spoke to nearly 100 participants [.].

Gary Woodill: The Past, Present and Future of Mobile Learning

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy future symposium

Steve Wozniak Streams Live Tonight

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Catch Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, tonight from Abilene Christian University’s Connected Summit. In a release through Business Wire this morning, it was announced that his evening keynote speech for the conference would be streamed live here at 7:45 pm CST (8:45 pm EST). In 1976, Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computer Inc. Connected Summit, 2011).

A Visit to Abilene Christian University

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Today I was excited to visit the folks at Abilene Christian University ( ACU ) in Abilene, TX, to talk about mobile learning. Lots of students with iPhones or iPods and lots of activity. I was unable to attend their sold-out conference at the end of February due to another commitment, but all their materials are (or very soon will be) on their ConnectEd Summit 2009 site.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

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In June 2012, at the mLearnCon conference in San Jose, Float Mobile Learning took aim at the elusive 70-20 with the release of the Tappestry app for iOS, Android and the web, and have since released several updates. A review by Jessica Knox. Full disclosure: My employer, Metrix Group, is currently partnering with Float Mobile on an app development project).

4T Virtual Education Technology Conference! FREE for K-12 edcuators and administrators

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The current Elementary and Secondary Master of Arts with Certification (MAC) interns at the University of Michigan School of Education are assisting with the development of the conference. The conference is FREE and OPEN to all educators. The conference will be held virtually—no plane tickets, no hotel fees! and the conference will continue through 11:00 p.m. Educators and others are invited to present by submitting a conference session. The conference is run by instructors from the MAC programs at the University of Michigan School of Education.

4T Virtual Education Technology Conference! FREE for K-12 edcuators and administrators

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The current Elementary and Secondary Master of Arts with Certification (MAC) interns at the University of Michigan School of Education are assisting with the development of the conference. The conference is FREE and OPEN to all educators. The conference will be held virtually—no plane tickets, no hotel fees! and the conference will continue through 11:00 p.m. Educators and others are invited to present by submitting a conference session. The conference is run by instructors from the MAC programs at the University of Michigan School of Education.

Dan Pfeiffer: Developing for Multiple Platforms

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Mobile Development cross-platform CSS3 HTML5 javascript optimization phonegap symposium

Panlibus » Blog Archive » Oxford University 2.0

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Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress.org License « Mobile learning: The bigger picture University of the West of Scotland talks with Talis » Oxford University 2.0 The title, in fact, came from this brief excerpt from the Demos Edgeless University report, which I blogged about here. Library 2.0 Web 3.0 They hit one million downloads after 44 weeks.

Our 2013 Mantra for #mLearning: Simplify, Simplify, Simplify [Lessons from LinkedIn]

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May 2013 be the year each one of us creates a dent in our own Universe! It’s a way of life ” Redfern was speaking at the Guardian Mobile Business Summit 2012 conference in London, where he outlined LinkedIn’s evolving design approach to mobile devices, and said that all the company’s product teams now share a mantra: “ Simplify.” Send to Kindle.

Three Dos and Don’ts of Business Texting Etiquette

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Many companies have a set of acronyms that may not be familiar to everyone else, so be sure to double check who you are texting before including an abbreviation that isn’t universally recognized. If you must bring your phone with you into the conference room, then turn it to silent mode — even phone vibrations can be disruptive. Text messaging is increasingly common in the workplace.

Wired Says that “Clinton’s VP Announcement is the Ultimate Text From Hillary”

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Hillary’s choice of SMS – before a press conference, a Facebook post, or even a tweet – was a big moment in the history of political technology. ” In our glutted media universe, word travels fast. Last Friday, Hillary Clinton announced her vice presidential pick Tim Kaine over text message. So she chose to make use her announcement tactically.

Province, industry, and university partner for mobile learning research | Tony Bates

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iCORE is providing $760,000 over five years, Athabasca University is contributing $1.6 ’ Written by tony2 · Filed Under Events , Technology , geolocation , mobile learning Tagged: 2009 , Alberta , Athabasca University , iCORE , k , Kinshuk , Malkin , mobile learning , Xerox Canada Comments Got something to say? million, Xerox Canada is contributing $310,000, and Allan Markin is contributing $450,000.’ et al. 2008) The Tower and the Cloud Kimberly on Laptops in lectures Blog@UOe-L » Blog Archive » Laptops nas aulas teórias?

eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture

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Schools and universities have been experimenting with handheld devices both inside and outside the classroom — for details on some of these projects, see here. The slide is from  my recent conference talk on mobile learning at IATEFL Harrogate ). Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Times they are a-changing.

Chad Udell: Your Faster Horse Moment

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy symposium

Steven Hoober: Avoiding the Heuristic Solution

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up on Friday, June 10, 2011, to provide a one-day event [.]. Conferences Float Symposium User Experience inspiration mobile design symposium

Jim Ferolo: Mobile Use Patterns

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy advertising America Live calls to action mobile device patterns symposium

Jeff Tillett: Organizations and Mobile

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy organizations symposium

Kevin Hoyt: Going Mobile with Adobe

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Mobile Development Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 Dreamweaver Flash Builder symposium

Josh Campbell: Multiscreen Design Strategies

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Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Strategy User Experience multiscreen symposium ux

SMS Nation: August Edition

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recent article by the New York Times points out that text messaging instead of using voicemail is quickly becoming the norm, especially amongst Millennials. “It’s kind of awkward to leave voicemails now,” affirmed Chris Paul, a recent graduate of Duquesne University. Welcome to this month’s edition of SMS Nation! Millennials prefer text messaging for several reasons. He was 63 years old.

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#LWF11 Festival of Learning & Technology: My Best Of

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The conference itself had three streams of Handheld learning, Game based learning, and digital safety. I of course had been interested mostly in attending the handheld learning sessions, but it was in fact the lineup of amazing short talks (what we used to call ‘Keynote’s in a pre-TED talks world) that ended up having the most impact on my thinking. link]. View In iTunes. link]. link].

Learner-Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Learner-Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning 27 09 2006 “ Learner Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning ,&# [ doc ] [ pdf ] (which I co-authored with my colleague Margaret O’Connell), received the Best Paper Award at Queensland University of Technology’s “Learning on the Move&# conference which I attended yesterday (despite a raging flu!). Well done Len! Thanks james for the congrats too – hope you’re going well.

Erik Duval’s Weblog

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We should definitely aim to integrate this part of the world better in what we do… At the ELI conference , I presented on the Snowflake Effect and how it helps us to deal with the abundance of learning objects that is coming… There is a real feeling here of excitement and commitment to building an infrastructure that makes a difference. So were the people. And for you?

Gathering of Educators using ubiquitous devices

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Last night from 12:30am until 6:30am I attended my first full day web conference. As one of 130 educators from around the world (and two from my institution Education Queensland), we logged on to hear real life stories of Universities and Schools that are integrating connected, mobile, wireless devices into their learning activities. So was it worth staying up for? But yes, it was.

CC blog: Are We Ready for Mobile Technologies and Their Impact on Pedagogy, Tool Development, and Assessment? (Learning Technology) Educause ELI 2009 Conference

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CC blog Learning Technology Innovation « Collaboration and Participation: Social Learning for the 21st Century - Educause ELI 2009 Conference | Main | Breaking the Walls of the Classroom Whether We Like It or Not: Multiplicities of Place with Mobile Media - Educause ELI 2009 Conferenc » January 20, 2009 Are We Ready for Mobile Technologies and Their Impact on Pedagogy, Tool Development, and Assessment? Learning Technology) Educause ELI 2009 Conference Speaker(s)     * Thomas C. Student iPhone ownership at Amherst College.  

Defining Mobile Learning Isn’t Enough | Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog

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Ferry (eds.),  New technologies, new pedagogies: Mobile learning in higher education , Faculty of Education, University of Wollongong, Australia. IADIS International Conference Mobile Learning. So, here’s a start to something that I hope will grow into more finalized.  I would really like to have your thoughts about this, so please comment and ask questions. Please let me know. 2009).

eModeration Station

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Schools and universities have been experimenting with handheld devices both inside and outside the classroom — for details on some of these projects, see here. The slide is from  my recent conference talk on mobile learning at IATEFL Harrogate ). Or get someone to film a conference presentation you are giving on the topic. Personally, I’m not a big fan. And voila!

One textbook policy = bad idea. Here’s why, from Jansen, Attwell and Spaull

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Francis Wilson asks Arthur Attwell (Book Dash), Jonathan Jansen (How to Fix South African Schools) and Nic Spaull (post-doc Education fellow at the University of Stellenbosch), what the implications are. Apparently, even though the government has asked for public input on the policy-in-making, it is a fait accompli and the decision was taken some time back at an ANC conference in Bloemfontein. Of those who matriculate, only 14% go to university. Recently the Franschhoek Literary Festival  hosted a session titled “We Won’t Get No Education”. Description Nic Spaull.

Learning english via SMS

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Athabasca University in Canada hosted the conference last year, and this year they are in the news for a pilot project using mobile learning to teach english grammar on their phones. The mlearn2006 effect must be contagious. Excellent news!

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mLearning-World.com: Highlights from eLearning DevCon 2006

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, August 07, 2006 Highlights from eLearning DevCon 2006 oday was the first day of eLearning DevCon 2006 in Salt Lake- billed as the eLearning Conference that is more than just theories and concepts. Instead, Nathan mostly used this session to showcase his own development. Training.

iPhone 3G

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This year both the live broadcast and the delayed video from the Apple WWDC (WorldWide Developers Conference) were much improved and now readily available. With the enterprise improvements and the fact that many leading colleges and universities and 35% of the fortune 500 participated in testing, it will b. Nearly every blog and publication has covered the news on the iPhone 3G. Most of the rumors we had heard were true and indeed there are some impressive improvements, plus a reduction in price.

June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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Here is the monthly top ten list for cc.mlearnopedia.com from June. Enjoy. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

The Mobile Learner

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spoke a representitive of Turning Technologies at the most recent ECOO conference and while I can’t remember the exact costs of their service, I do remember it to be very reasonable.  In addition, I also recall their service being totally web based so that students without a compatible mobile device can still participate in a poll by inputing their responses from a computer. link] 2. 

February Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Yes, a case from the Tilburg University - Ignatia Webs , February 11, 2011 January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content - mLearnopedia on Blogspot , February 6, 2011 Is Mobile Learning Too Shallow? Yes, a case from the Tilburg University , February 11, 2011 Phone (904) Are We Wired For Mobile Learning? February hotlist hot

Mobile Learning Part 6

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One interesting aspect of the ConnectEd Summit was that everyone at the conference had an iPhone or iPod Touch.  The conference organizers made loaner iPod Touches for attendees who didn’t already have one of these devices.  They also created an iPhone application for the conference.  Tags: ipod events university iPhone

The Pearson years: A brief review

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In an independent study, conducted by Wits University, of Grade 8 learners and teachers at a Johannesburg public school, teachers found that struggling learners seemed to benefit the most from using X-kit Achieve Mobile. Presented at the  GWI (Graduate Women International) Conference. Panelist at  Trialogue CSI Conference. Project delivery. Reader+. Lots of lessons learned.

Panlibus » Blog Archive » The past present and future of mobile learning

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Panlibus » Blog Archive » Remember OPAC Suckiness Discussing the drivers behind self-service in academic libraries LibLime Cause Upset in the Open Source Community Staffordshire University library talks with Talis Talking with Talis Podcast: Hazel Hall, Strategic Leader at LIS. Panlibus Search Subscribe Updates Follow us on: Panlibus Podcasts All UK Focused Talis The Library 2.0 Library 2.0

SLATE Group Blog: July 2009 SLATE Meeting Notes

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Saturday, August 8, 2009 July 2009 SLATE Meeting Notes The July 2009 Midwest Blackboard Users Group (SLATE) meeting was held at the University of Illinois Chicago on July 22, 2009. The discussion then centered on mobile learning. Representatives from AT&T, Apple, and Blackboard were on hand and gave presentations on mobile learning. Phillip Blumenthal, Sr.