3 Examples of How to Use Google Glass for Performance Support
Float Mobile Learning
APRIL 8, 2014
Industry News Mobile Devices Google Glass performance support Firefighters, surgeons, and medical professionals are some of the first to pilot Google Glass to help them do their jobs better.
mLearning Is Not eLearning on A Mobile Device (Part Deux)
Float Mobile Learning
MAY 6, 2013
John Feser talks about the role of performance support, unique affordances of mobile and user-generated content in mobile learning. Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning eLearning vs. mLearning mobile affordances performance support user-generated content
Virgin Atlantic Using Google Glass for Performance Support
Float Mobile Learning
MARCH 4, 2014
Industry News Mobile Devices Google Glass performance support Virgin Atlantic wearable technology The airliner is in the midst of a six-week pilot test to help deliver more personalized experiences to air travelers using wearable technology.
Supporting Outstanding Young Persons by voting #jcinews
AUGUST 17, 2015
And depending on the region you grew up in, or the supporting (or not) family background you got, opportunities were either vast or limited and opportunities to turn one’s life around were multiple or rare. My friend Ronda Zelezny-Green took her fate in her own hands and turned it into something bigger (thanks to the support of just a few people, including inspirational teachers).
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. dissemination of the past, these devices are often being introduced in the workplace. do we take advantage of these devices to deploy learning content and how do we. devices?
Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden
The Mobile Learner
MAY 25, 2012
I am a fan of the HowStuffWorks podcast “Stuff You Should Know” Recently, I listened to the episode titled, “What’s The Future of the Internet” and the discussion on net neutrality and the walled garden of devices got me thinking about how device and OS manufacturers are restricting our experience of the Internet and the implication this could have to learning in general and mobile learning in particular. There’s Apple and their iOS platform and there are the other devices that use Android. Let me provide a little context.
JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development
AUGUST 2, 2011
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.
Using Mobile Devices to Increase Community Engagement
The Mobile Learner
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
After blogging about the use of mobile devices from the perspective of classroom instruction and student learning for over five years, I now find myself considering how these same tools that can be used to help students learn can also be used to strengthen the home-school connection. This makes it difficult to know what the depth and breadth of use is after only 5 weeks of tweeting.
Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems
FEBRUARY 4, 2011
This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. What is a ‘Performance Support System’? A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences. Upside2Go: ?
Help us #save new born babies lives by using #mobile devices for #ultrasound
JULY 25, 2011
"Why not save the lives of new borns by making use of mobile devices that can be used for ultra-sound?" with this simple idea my wonderful and inspiring colleagues Vincent De Brouwere and Fabienne Richard started a quest to get a new mobile project up and running. mobile funding health medical ICT4DThanks in advance!
How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives
JULY 31, 2015
Carol Brugman, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Blood Systems, explained “as more people depend on mobile devices, we need to be at the forefront of changing trends and use whatever communication channel works best for donors.”. The post How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives appeared first on Mobile Commons.
SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices
FEBRUARY 22, 2010
Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 2 – Knowledge Construction
The Mobile Learner
JULY 2, 2013
In the first post of this series on mobile devices and 21st century skills, I focused in the use of mobile devices in developing communication skills. We move now to a discussion in the use if mobile devices and knowledge construction. Similar to what is stated above, mobile devices can easily support information attainment by allowing students to access information online. In the days before computer technology and the Internet, access to information was scarce. Alternatively, one could access the knowledge of an expert.
Make your Joomla or Drupal learning envirnmont mobile for any mobile device and for free. YES
MARCH 22, 2010
Your learners/students ask you (after buying an amazing array of different mobile devices) if they can access the learning content through their mobile phones (yes, that is how these things happen, we all know it - that is how it happened in my institute as well). So ANY mobile will be recognized! Tags: mobile mobile learning CMS applications
The Power of Mobile Learning for Performance Support
Float Mobile Learning
MARCH 11, 2014
Learn more about how to use mobile devices to help people do their jobs better by attending Scott McCormick''s Learning Solutions session next week. Conferences Mobile Strategy eLearning Guild Learning Solutions performance support
SMS Nation: Mobile Strategists, Renewing Library Books, And Child Services Support
MARCH 30, 2015
Mobile strategists are the hottest new hire. Technology has always created new job positions – and the rising star right now is that of the mobile strategist. According to an article on Mobile Marketing Watch , “75% of companies have created roles to unify, manage, and deploy mobile strategy across the organization.”. 40% focus on measuring mobile’s impact and results.
Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 1 – Communication
The Mobile Learner
MARCH 17, 2013
Back in 2007 when I began this blog, the main thrust was sharing ideas about why mobile devices can improve teaching and learning. Now in 2013, not only has the use of mobile devices become much more widespread both in schools and society at large, but the attitudes toward the use of mobile devices for learning has changed. They need to augment their ideas.
Enterprise Mobility and Mobile Learning
mLearning is Good
JANUARY 3, 2013
Enterprise Mobility. Many predictions for 2013 include the rise of enterprise mobility. Many companies and organizations from small private companies to large government agencies are beginning the move to enterprise mobility and most have long ago abandoned the notion that it’s a bad thing. used to think of learning and performance support as two different things.
Speak Up 2009: The biggest Obstacle to Using Technology in Ed.Not Being Able to Use Student's Own Mobile Devices!
Cell Phones in Learning
JULY 1, 2010
Very interesting research has just been published by the Tomorrow Group (Speak Up 2009) about mobile phones and education. 63% of parents say they would buy their child a cell phone if they knew it would be used for educational purposes ONLY 18% of parents dismiss mobile devices as not having a positive impact on learning. Here are a few highlights: PARENTS SAY YES! Potential Benefits of Using Cell Phones in Learning According to PARENTS!
The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition
AUGUST 21, 2015
While Articulate continues to make small, trivial improvements to their apps, sadly most with emphasis on the old, traditional eLearning, Adobe has been working hard on innovating and solving big problems, that truly matter in today’s multi-screen and multi-device world. Recording directly from Mobile Devices. eLearning Mobile Learning Adobe Captivate Captivate mLearnin
6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design
MARCH 4, 2015
OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels). How many devices do you own? What about you, how many devices do you own? According to Cisco, by the end of 2014, the number of mobile-connected devices exceeded the number of people on earth, and by 2017, there will be nearly 1.4 mobile devices per capita.
Why eLearning On Tablets?
MARCH 19, 2014
Mobile is the future of workplace learning. That is far beyond a mere statement, mobile learning is transforming our societies, professional curriculums – even the education system. It is the intersection of mobile device consumption and eLearning that incorporates anytime, anywhere resources to deliver meaningful performance support for effective learning and performance improvement. Mobile Learning eLearning On Tablets Tablets are […].
8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning
DECEMBER 13, 2012
2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Earlier this year Comscore reported that 2014 will be the year in which the number of mobile users will surpass desktop users for the first time. Become an Active, Observant Mobile user. Samsung S3).
Flash Lite on More Mobile Devices Means More Mobile Devices with Rich E-Learning Content
mLearning is Good
MARCH 30, 2008
Microsoft is now licensing Flash Lite for Windows Mobile. This is a good thing if you’re hoping to develop or port e-Learning content to Windows Mobile Devices. What this means is that you can develop full scale mobile applications with the Flash Authoring Tool and deploy them to devices running Windows Mobile. Burst was built with Flash Lite 2.1,
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Mobile Device Supported Situated/Networked Learning | Mobile Learning
JULY 9, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Mobile Device Supported Situated/Networked Learning 10 07 2006 Marg O’Connell, our department’s resident Educational Design guru, has just posted some of her fantastic thoughts on the use of mobile devices to facilitate and support situated and networked learning on her Educational Design blog. learning device for $60. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning.
Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis
APRIL 11, 2011
For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it. From trying to explain five myths of mobile learning to assisting customer new to mobile learning, getting started with mobile learning has been an exciting journey through which we have seen mobile learning seeing increasing adoption.
MLearning and a Global Workforce
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 24, 2011
UpSide Learning blogger Aneesh Bhat suggested this week that to remain competitive, companies must increase their agility in the informational and educational support they provide their employees. Mobile Learning, Bhat suggests, can provide instant support as well as reinforce other learning formats as mobile devices have become so much a part of our business lives. Also, their real time connection to individuals and support systems means they provide what is missing from more traditional methods of sharing knowledge within a company. Bhat, 2011).
6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy
AUGUST 16, 2012
Mobile learning is a relatively new domain and is rapidly evolving as well, which makes its implementation a not so easy task. When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. 1. In fact, some early mobile learning initiatives have been taken up more for novelty value than for identified real needs.
New Mobile Learning Research
JUNE 5, 2012
ASTD last week released its new research report, titled ‘ Mobile Learning – Delivering Learning in a Connected World ‘, which we are very pleased to have sponsored. The key findings in the report are: Less than one third organizations deliver learning content via mobile device, despite its high correlation with both the Learning Education Index and Market Performance Index.
From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology
OCTOBER 9, 2012
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. Mobile Challenges. Every new computing paradigm has challenges and the new mobile revolution is no different. with all the sensor superpowers ) in order to create amazing learning experiences on mobile. vision.
Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement
APRIL 30, 2012
Trawling through my feeds across various social media, I’ve been noticing a spurt in the number of discussions around the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement. Bring Your Own Device’ or BYOD, refers to an organizations employees using their personal devices (usually Smartphones/Tablets) at the workplace to access company resources for business use. What makes BYOD popular?
Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available
Mobile Learning Edge
OCTOBER 7, 2011
The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. 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. Using Mobile Devices and Gaming as a Means of Building Vocabulary.
These Stats Bode well for Mobile Learning
JANUARY 31, 2012
. All signs continue to point to a near future where mobile devices will surpass desktop PCs for how we connect to the Internet, shop, and most other things, including learning. believe we are getting very close to a ‘mobile-first’ approach to developing content and I can’t wait to see we can come up as a community when it comes to mobile learning design.
Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips
JULY 26, 2011
Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. Look for a learning/performance problem and analyze carefully if mobile learning is a possible solution and not the other way round. Ask if the user job profile involves individuals being substantially ‘mobile’ and not tied to a centralized location. Content pull?
SMS Delivers Patient Support in Many Forms
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
In many countries , they’re the only device most people use to get online. All these figures underscore why mobile phones are an excellent way to connect with your core audience. The good news is that there’s one mobile technology that guarantees communication with patients: SMS (text messaging). All these examples show how ubiquitous mobile devices have become.
When a Mobile Device Becomes a Digital Lifeline
The Mobile Learner
FEBRUARY 14, 2009
As of this writing, I have spent 2 weeks as and administrator and would like to reflect on how my mobile device has kept me connected to my digital spaces and my PLN. In this administrative role where direct micro-level support for students and teachers, budgetary considerations and dealing with facilities issues takes up a lot of my time, I am finding that consolidating my online connections and collaboration around my mobile device is becoming the most efficient way of juggling my responsibilities with my PLN. Checking my personal email through my Gmail app.
Free papers on mobile learning from #IMLF2016 conference #mlearning
MAY 25, 2016
This is a really wonderful set of papers that encompass the latest mobile learning realities and implementations. To give you an idea, I am adding the abstract of her paper here: Mobile devices transcend the educational affordances provided by conventional tethered electronic and traditional learning. Every page got me thinking and gave me new ideas related to my own interests.
What is the future of #mLearning Design? Storyline’s native app vs. Captivate’s Responsive Design [Poll]
DECEMBER 22, 2014
Three years ago when I began focusing on mobile learning, I looked at the most popular rapid eLearning development tools and I was convinced there was very little chance they could re-invent themselves into decent mobile learning design tools. Mobile Learning eLearning featured image credit: table xi. My Question to You.
Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning
FEBRUARY 25, 2013
Mobile Learning has been on the horizon for a long time but has met with scepticism and technical constraints in its early days. Now, even though bandwidths have improved and devices have become more capable, mobile learning is still struggling to take off. So what ails mobile learning? Understanding Mobile. The term ‘mobile learning’ is its own biggest enemy.