JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

Upside Learning

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.

How To Leverage Mobile For Effective Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Read up on these 3 major components that will help you deliver performance support in the best way possible. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy affordances CHAMPIONS context custom mobile applications mobile mobile affordances performance support target audienceDon't push mobile to the back burner yet.

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UNESCO report on mobiles for teacher support

Steve Vosloo

In fact, to meet the first target of Sustainable Development Goal 4 — ensure that by 2030 all girls and boys complete free, equitable and quality primary and secondary education — is it estimated that 69 million new teachers will need to be recruited.

5 Tips To Help Designers Create Assets for Mobile Development

Float Mobile Learning

Designing for mobile development can be daunting. Here’s how you can save time and support your developers. Mobile Development mobile design UX Xcode

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.

How Personal Technologies Enable Individualized Performance Tools

Float Mobile Learning

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

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A Mobile Learning Decision Path for Instructional Designers tasked with developing #mLearning [Download]

mLearning Revolution

One such project I was a part of recently, was developing a ‘ Mobile Learning Decision Path, ‘ which was produced by Adayana Government Group in collaboration with the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative and the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO).

Google announces $50m in support to EdTech in the developing world

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These grants are aimed at three main areas: getting to students in combat zones, providing quality learning materials and aiding in teacher development. developing world funding google m4d mobile development refugee teacher support

UNICEF Report on Children, ICTs and Development

Steve Vosloo

Yesterday a new UNICEF report Children, ICT and Development: Capturing the potential, meeting the challenges was officially launched. This report serves as a key contribution on which to build informed dialogue and decision making, developed jointly between research, policy and practice.

SMS Nation: Mobile Strategists, Renewing Library Books, And Child Services Support

Mobile Commons

39% are responsible for creating a development platform. The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services uses text messaging for child support services. The post SMS Nation: Mobile Strategists, Renewing Library Books, And Child Services Support appeared first on Mobile Commons

Digital for Development Roundup

Steve Vosloo

There are many excellent initiatives aimed at developing digital skills and literacy. What is useful is the accompanying ‘How To Guide’, designed to support replication of the Toolkit in different markets — in other words, for training of your users.

7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn

Float Mobile Learning

Get a recap on 7 different trends with fascinating developments spotted in the learning space. Curious about the innovations you may have missed at this year's FocusOn Learning Conference & Expo?

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

moblearn

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.

How To Leverage Mobile For Effective Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Read up on these 3 major components that will help you deliver performance support in the best way possible. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy affordances CHAMPIONS context custom mobile applications mobile mobile affordances performance support target audienceDon't push mobile to the back burner yet.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

A key competitive advantage the Captivate team has always had, is access to a wealth of innovations developed by the rest of the company, especially those by the Adobe Creative teams. Most notably, it supports offline course playback and delayed reporting.

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New Issue of the International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organisation (IJMLO)

Mobile Learning Edge

Supporting collaboration, enhancing learning. The ties that bind: a case of establishing a mobile post-training support network. Development and evaluation of the flower identification database for mobile with a geo-tagged picture map.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5.

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Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

Mobile Learning Edge

The Effectiveness of Mobile Learning in the Form of Performance Support System in Higher Education. Leaner Open Modeling in Adaptive Mobile Learning System for Supporting Student to Learn English. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

We need to realize that we are no longer developing learning for the stationary learner, sitting in a stationary chair, in front of a stationary PC. The bottom line is that it’s tough (if not impossible) to develop for mobile users if you are not an active mobile user yourself.

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Future of Mobile Learning - an interview with Geoff Stead

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Qualcomm develops an open source toolkit called Gimbal that lets you extend these to inside a building too. We placed small Bluetooth LE beacons (similar to iBeacon) around the museum, and developed an app that allows visitors to get extra information on their phones as they walk around the exhibits. This needs to be supported, and woven into the narrative. app development Augmented Reality future devices trends What''s the future of mobile learning?

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Basic interactivities are generally well supported in HTML/can be easily developed using this authoring tool. Additionally, interactivities can be also developed within HTML/Lectora. The current version does not support audio; however, we can add that manually.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

In last many months we have written a number of blog posts around mobile learning ranging from development tips, general examples, tips and tricks, etc. One of the most relevant tools (currently) for performance support. Adds to complexity in terms of design and development.

What Business can teach Development

Steve Vosloo

For twelve years I was a practitioner and researcher in the fields of ICT for development, education, government and digital media, always developing tech solutions for social good. I made the move purposefully: to learn and to develop a business perspective on education technology, to see it from the “other side.” What can Business teach Development? But I think my clearest lesson was the value in following an agile product development approach.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

I also said in this article that for me, one of the most frustrating things about working at Adobe on the Captivate team was the poor support and customer care Adobe provided to our customers, because it negated all the great things we all did as Evangelists. Bad support and customer care is something you will not find when you become part of the Articulate community, I guarantee you, so this alone is enough to recommend the new Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate.

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Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

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.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

Mobile Learning Edge

Full disclosure: My employer, Metrix Group, is currently partnering with Float Mobile on an app development project). It encourages users to develop a record of their learning journey over time, and organizes it for them so they can refer back as need be. A review by Jessica Knox.

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

Every new version comes with more interactions, more widgets, more timelines, more triggers, more ways of animating text, and more support for all those animations in PowerPoint.

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These Stats Bode well for Mobile Learning

mLearning Revolution

I 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. This recently development could expedite the maturation and support for HTML5.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Experience suggests that mlearning works best in enhancing the social, informal, just-in-time, and performance support solutions/initiatives. Does your learning strategy include a mix of social, informal, and performance support already? Decide on Devices & Platforms to Support.

Chad Udell Offers Mobile Guidance for the Enterprise in New Book Learning Everywhere

Float Mobile Learning

Chad Udell's breakthrough book, Learning Everywhere, guides readers through developing a content strategy for creating successful mobile training. Featured Strategy Chad Udell Learning Everybody mLearnCon 2012 mobile learning mobile learning authors mobile learning books mobile learning content strategy mobile learning expert mobile training performance support

Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!

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The big news of the moment amongst App developers, is the surprise announcement by Apple that they are relaxing some key restrictions on how Apps can be made. This should give developers the flexibility they want, while preserving the security we need.

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

If there is one thing I heard from customers while working at Adobe was this, I want my learners to be able to take a course on their iPads or iPhone, but these mobile devices don’t support Flash. Where do you see Rapid eLearning Vendor focus their development efforts in 2012?

Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

Mobile Learning Edge

It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple.

What is the future of #mLearning Design? Storyline’s native app vs. Captivate’s Responsive Design [Poll]

mLearning Revolution

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. image credit: table xi.

An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions]

mLearning Revolution

some of the new features feel disjointed and out of place and if you want my honest opinion, it feels like in the middle of development, the team changed directions most likely because Articulate launched Storyline. Oh and where’s Tin Can support for tracking mLearning?

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Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

We believe mobile learning will play an extremely important role in enabling organizations to support their people manage and retain their competitive edge – check out our earlier webinar “ No escaping mobile learning ”. Cue “mobile learning” – a medium perfectly suited to “support” this.

New Report Reinforces Mobile Learning is Best as Performance Support

mLearning is Good

The study was very insightful, and the findings support the notion that m-Learning is currently best consumed in the form of performance support material. However, this study does point to mobile performance support, delivering context relevant content quickly and efficiently as a major enabler for productivity. employees used mobile information “for two main purposes: in-field performance support from colleagues and access to late-breaking information”.

Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts

Upside Learning

We would be delivering a Master Class session based on this new platform titled ‘ Mobile Learning and Performance Support with Upside2Go ’, scheduled at 12.45 Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems. Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are You Targeting?

Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

mLearning Revolution

and the new Android Support and Sliders – I’m now working on a review of Storyline 2.0

Learning On Tablets At Emirates Airlines

Upside Learning

Emirates is using tablets coupled with custom developed applications as performance support tools for crew-members. It can be quite hard to find examples of tablets being leveraged for performance and learning in the public domain.