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How Personal Technologies Enable Individualized Performance Tools

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What does personal technology in the workplace have in common with Netflix and your local home improvement store? Mobile Development Pedagogy and Learning CHAMPIONS learning management system LMS Netflix performance support user-generated content workplace performanceFind out here!

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Free report durable Technology Enhanced Learning #Telearning

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The Beyond Prototypes report provides a UK-based in-depth examination of the processes of innovation in technology-enhanced learning (TEL) with a special emphasis on building online learning solutions that are durable. MEP took into account areas as diverse as curriculum development, teacher training, resource organisation and support. The focus is also on design-based research.

Flexible #pedagogies for Technology Enhanced Learning

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A new report is published from UK Higher Ed Academy, this one focusing on flexible pedagogies for Technology Enhanced Learning. The report focuses on how e-learning, also known as technology-enhanced-learning, may support flexible pedagogies, and so encompasses a range of topics where technology can enable new choices for learners. eLearning online learning pedagogy report

Free booklet on #Teaching with #Technology

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The 35 page report (or booklet) on Teaching with Technology was just released by the Inside Higher Ed magazine and written with support from Blackboard (the LMS). personal note: interesting adaptation of the Payed Educational Resources option, and it offers a view into Future modularization where different universities develop different modules that can be part of a full curriculum.

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Prob- lems and 7 Solutions Mobile Learning is Here to Stay With the introduction of the Apple iPhone and iPad, a mobile computing revolution. Problem #1: How do we develop learning content that works on all of the different. Problem #1: How Do We Develop Learning Content that Works on All of the. different technologies. began.

Free Webinar: Mobile Learning Conversations Session Focuses on Rapid Development Tools in Mobile Learning

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Mobile Development Mobile Technology Webinars Mobile Learning ConversationsIt’s time for a “soft reset” in the learning community, according to several experts in the industry. “I think that we’re at a point that we really need to pause and [.].

Benefits in #mobile technology development: the implications for #education #unesco_mlw

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Panel: Mario Deriquito, Jill Attewell, Don Knezek, Jonghwi Park on mobile tech development benefits Mario Deriquito, beliefs in mobile technology for improving the educational system (works in Philipines). So there are barriers in harnessing mobile technologies for education. Staff development is essential. Looking for mLearning solutions that can be mainstreamed.

Interactive Technology: Are You Doing It Right?

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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.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

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I mentioned before in one of my posts about the growing use of smart phones application as a form of Just-in-Time performance support; as mentioned before ; I feel eventually technology will enable individuals and not just companies/departments to deliver applications. When developing applications for just-in-time performance support, here are some items I keep on my checklist.

#ict4d challenges to deliver sustainable #mLearning in developing regions

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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. and so on.

Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?

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Fragmented market and no real common development platform make this a serious hindrance to mobile learning adoption. Mobile Learning Developing Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Mobile OS SalesWhen you are getting started with mobile learning one of the decision you’ll have to make is which device(s) to target. In a SWOT Analysis of Mobile Learning we posted earlier this week, we listed this as one of the weaknesses of mobile learning as it stands today. Here’s a forecast from Gartner about how the smart phone market could look like in 2015.

7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn

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Get a recap on 7 different trends with fascinating developments spotted in the learning space. The post 7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn appeared first on Float. Curious about the innovations you may have missed at this year's FocusOn Learning Conference & Expo?

#Feminism and Technology a distributed credited #MOOC

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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. And suddenly I came across an online course called "Feminism and Technology", in a format self-described by the organizing universities as DOCC (Distributed Open Collaborative Course.

How Mobile Technology Untethers Networks

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Mobile Apps Mobile DevelopmentDorsey Dixon breaks down how mobile has changed the workplace for the better, and how you can do it yourself.

Mobile Technology – Empowering The Workforce

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The BBC is developing an app that will allow its reporters in the field to file video, stills and audio directly into the BBC system from an iPhone or iPad. The development will mean BBC reporters could potentially broadcast live from anywhere with a 3G signal and will no longer have to rely on Wi-Fi or carry cumbersome satellite or codex equipment.

Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

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The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users. Most of the articles are on mobile learning. Here is the Table of Contents: Mobile Tourist Guide – An Intelligent Wireless System to Improve Tourism, using Semantic Web. Kwang B Lee).

5 Strategies for Rapid eLearning Development - Strategy #4 Build Course Content Styles & Templates

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Rapid ePlatform Learning (eLearning & mLearning) development is about efficiency. By my count, with laptops, tablets, and mobile devices, we connect through technology to our lives and businesses at least a dozen ways.  In order to develop at that pace, monthly or weekly releases for example, content templates and styles play a vital role. eLearning Strategy

The Unique Affordances of Mobile Learning

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With more than 20 unique affordances, mobile learning designers and developers should work toward understanding the potentially complex possibilities available to them. Mobile Development Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy cloud storage geolocation instructional design learning technologies mobile affordances mobile device cameras mobile device sensors

UNICEF Report on Children, ICTs and Development

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Yesterday a new UNICEF report  Children, ICT and Development: Capturing the potential, meeting the challenges was officially launched. It follows that a focus on children and on greater equity leads to an active and reflective engagement with the potential and challenges of ICT for development, targeting in particular marginalized children. Equity. Gender issues. Pilots. Failure.

Free papers on mobile learning from #IMLF2016 conference #mlearning

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However, empirical findings show that educators are not integrating technology effectively into the curriculum. In this study, a thematic synthesis methodology was used to develop and present a framework for thinking about the integration of mobile devices in teaching and learning. Every page got me thinking and gave me new ideas related to my own interests.

Digital Audiobooks, Assistive Technology and its Effects on Literacy

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Literacy involves a continuum of learning in enabling individuals to achieve their goals, to develop their knowledge and potential, and to participate fully in their community and wider society.&#. The proliferation of mobile handheld devices coupled with complex assistive technology software is pushing the concept further.  Literacy is evolving.  Wikipedia ([link]. The cost? 

Tips For Creating Rapid Video For Learning

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Mobile Technology Pedagogy and Learning employee training learning and development rapid videoFor several years now, I have been attending conferences and interviewing thought leaders on video. I am telling you – it is not fun schlepping high-end gear across the country [.].

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Triple E Framework: Integrating technology to meet learning goals

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As a teacher educator, I spent the past decade struggling to help my pre-service and in-service teachers understand the difference between randomly using flashy technology in lessons and integrating technology with a purpose towards enhancing the learning goals. We talk about the philosophical model of what how we should be thinking about integrating technology in the classroom ( TPCK ), yet it is purely a theoretical framework without a clinical core. Both of these models focus more on “how” the technology is being used to modify or change the traditional teaching.

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Adobe Unveils Updated Tools for Developers

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It’s hard to argue with the developments Adobe presented at Tuesday’s keynote address, the second in as many days at the Adobe MAX conference in Los Angeles. Mobile Technology Adobe MAX CSS regions CSS shaders development Flash Player 11 jQuery Mobile phonegap StarlingThe theme around [.].

Mobile developments w/c 26 May 2014

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Pearson’s  Learning Curve 2014 report  makes a few references to mobile, in particular: Mobile technology can help overcome some obstacles to adult learning in the developing world, e.g. especially surrounding limited access to educational materials. In its  working paper series on mobile learning , UNESCO makes clear that the full potential of using mobile technologies in education is yet to be realised. Uncategorized mobile developments UNESCO The prospects for mobile learning. Introductory chapter of Prospects journal issue on mobile learning). by @Native.

New issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)

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A new issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012), is available. Here is the Table of Contents: International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012). Mobile Science Index for Development. (E. Mainstreaming of Mobile Assistive Technology: Experts’ Thoughts and Opinions.

Modern Technology and the Return of Oral Communication

The Mobile Learner

One could easily make the claim that when it comes to communication, the rise of modern technology beginning in the early 20th century has ushered in a resurgence in the use and importance of oral communication skills. Prior to the development of writing, oral communication ruled. Writing, a technology in and of itself, changed society radically in that it allowed people to communicate with other people over vast distances of both space and time. The idea is to re-elevate the development of oral and visual communication skills to the same level as reading and writing.

Launch of the Really Useful #EdTechBook #elearning enthusiasts

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This book has took only 6 months to gather 16 educational technologists, and all-round eLearning practitioners (both in online education, mobile learning, and any sub-section in technology enhanced learning). Technology has invaded our working and recreational lives to an extent that few envisaged 20 or 30 years ago. So what is the book about? Price Paperback: $29.99 / £19.99 / €24.99

5 Strategies for Rapid eLearning Development - Strategy #4 Build Course Content Styles & Templates

Developer on Duty

Rapid ePlatform Learning (eLearning & mLearning) development is about efficiency. By my count, with laptops, tablets, and mobile devices, we connect through technology to our lives and businesses at least a dozen ways.  In order to develop at that pace, monthly or weekly releases for example, content templates and styles play a vital role. eLearning Strategy

The 6 “P”s of a Successful Mobile Technology Strategy, Part 5

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At this point in your mobile strategy, you have chosen a Platform for your organization, Procured the devices, developed your mobile Policies and Provisioned the devices for deployment. Mobile Technology StrategyThe devices [.].

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. As he has successfully pioneered in various technologies, many of which optimize the learning process. automation blogphilosophy education future of education mooc online learning technology Conclusion?

Goldilocks and the Three Mobile Devices

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Mobile Development Mobile Technology resolution screen sizeOnce upon a time, there was a little girl named Goldilocks. She went for a walk in the forest. She was enjoying her walk and wanted to listen to some [.].

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

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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. Across the world, kids are our future. What type of programming has been implemented and how?

Natalie Panek on Learning without Boundaries #devlearn

Ignatia Webs

It is definitely worth half an hour, for all of us dreamers and actors in learning technology. She sees everything in life as an opportunity to demand the most of yourself: To commit to a goal and develop intellectual fortitude. collaborative working gender informal learning research robotics technologyNatalie gave the closing keynote at the DevLearn conference in 2015.

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Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

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Collaboration is another area where mobile technology can enhance and support performance and learning. Like any other design and development effort, if you are tying something with mobile learning, do not forget or ignore prototyping. Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Mobile Learning TipsAsk if there will be a real benefit for the user. Content pull?

Serendipitous, #informal learning through some ages

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For I wonder how much of informal learning is actually new, in the face of technology I mean. Learning from peers and looking up specialists in different fields to learn from them is a natural human learning trade from every era, and current technologies just link more of us together. heutagogy informal learning online learning technology What do we do with Google view?

How Mobile Technology Untethers Networks

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Mobile Apps Mobile Development CHAMPIONS mobile network phabletsDorsey Dixon breaks down how mobile has changed the workplace for the better, and how you can do it yourself.

#MOOC papers: challenges, learner self-determination & #pedagogy

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The results suggest a high extent of technology deployment for learning and interactions by the participants in cMOOCs. Creating networks and developing professional connections through networking technologies are advantages of participating in cMOOCs. In the free online, peer reviewed journal of Merlot, a nice set of articles was published in the March 2014 issue.

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

Ignatia Webs

This is the first day of Alt-C2013 which takes place in Nottingham this year. I am glad to be part of the preparation group of the panel discussing Technology Enhanced Learning in times of crisis. The learning and teaching processes of today are impacted by the use of social media, new mobile technologies and pedagogical formats. For a full time schedule, look here. 87-88). Hogue, R.,

Mobile Usage Among The Youth

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Mobile Learning mLearning mLearning Development Mobile Learning Technology Mobile Technology Mobile TrendsThe Neilsen Company, the well-known advertising and market research company published an interesting report recently about mobile phone usage amongst youth in certain countries. You can download the report here. registration required).