8 Reasons to Create Interactive Textbooks for Engaging K-12 Students

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Whitepaper: The State of Digital Content in Global K-12 Education. And Lastly, Reduce Students’ Financial Burden. Are you still looking for reasons to create e-textbooks for students?

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Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

Kitaboo

This is all a direct result of the pace of the globalization of information today and the unprecedented rate of its dissemination. Nonprofits have tremendous amounts of sensitive data exclusive to member communities, financial information, and more.

Digital for Development Roundup

Steve Vosloo

The recently released UNESCO Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report tracks progress towards achieving SDG4 on education, including indicator 4.4.1: The key messages: it’s really hard to globally track digital skills, and from the existing data the results are bad.

Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011

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A good rule of thumb is that “the more financially viable, the more accurate the stats”. I like the stats, above, as they are a pretty accurate, global summary.

Every Big Data Algorithm Needs a Storyteller – Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

O’Neill’s 2016 book, Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy , shows how when big data goes wrong teachers lose jobs, women don’t get promoted and global financial systems crash.

2010 Forecasts

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Global System For Mobile Communications projects that by 2012, there will be 4.5 billion mobile subscriptions out of a global population of 7 billion. I intended to write a blog entry in late December with my predictions for mobile learning in 2010, but somehow never found the time.

The Youth Activists of the Future: Via Mobile Phone

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A recent article in the Financial times , some Albanian youth have been using their mobile phones to gather evidence (photos/video) against the local police who have been corrupt and failing to help with the poverty and crime in Albania.

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Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

Mobile Commons

Understanding the New Era of Mobile Messaging “Businesses across multiple vertical sectors like financial, retail and healthcare are increasingly turning to SMS.”

Your Weekly OTT, Secure Messaging & Healthcare News

Mobile Commons

AmEx Unveils Facebook Messenger Bot – It’s the first financial services bot on the Messenger platform. This week, we had so much news to share we’re breaking it into multiple posts!

Presentation given at Girl Geek Dinner Cape Town

Steve Vosloo

Investing in women is proven to be smart economics,” said Beth Brooke , Ernst & Young’s global vice chair of public policy, sustainability and stakeholder engagement. It turns out that women are the key to rebuilding the global economy.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Mobile learning projects delivered in established and emerging global markets will outnumber those delivered in North America (USA/Canada) due to greater interest, faster uptake and willingness to leverage mlearning on both basic feature phones as well as advanced smartphones. A.K.A.

Challenge Based Learning w’ Marco Torres

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Marco spoke about how the big challenge for the US in coming out of the financial crisis is to sove its problems in three areas: sustainability, health care, and education. We need to use global networks PLN. I had the great pleasure this week of attending a colloqium with well-known ADE Marco Torres. At this event, we got to hear in a conversational atmosphere from Marco’s substantial international perspective on how technology can engage learners and transform learning.

mLearning-World.com: Save $$ Using iPods Instead of Binders- by Jenna Sweeney

mLearning World

Someone he interviewed had "been working on an innovation program for a global financial services firm for the past six years.

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2010: A year in review

Steve Vosloo

Non-profit organisations, governments and corporates want to communicate their messages to young people, e.g. healthy sexual behaviour or financial literacy. This is my “brag pack&# for 2010. Read the one for 2009. What I did.

From E-Learning To M-Learning | New Learning Playbook

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BBC's education service Janala has delivered 1m lessons in three months | Media | guardian.co.uk

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This news report shows students learning English with Janala Since it was launched in November 2009, 1,030,583 Janala lessons have been accessed, with Bangladeshs 50 million mobile users eager to learn English to improve their access to the global economy.

Aga Khan Development Network - AKDN Blog

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Mobile Learning: Cellular Phones as Learning Tools « Compassion in Politics: Christian Social Entrepreneurship, Education Innovation, & Base of the Pyramid/BOP Solutions

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Compassion in Politics: Christian Social Entrepreneurship, Education Innovation, & Base of the Pyramid/BOP Solutions Front Page Mission | About Web 2.0 &

ramblings: Learning with ‘Appropriate’ Technology in Africa: PC Labs or Mobile Phones

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These institutions and structures may however now be influenced by the growing globalisation of educational thinking and by the pressure of global educational technology developers and vendors.

Mobile Learning;Lessons learnt from the eLearning Africa 2010 - telecentre.org

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He further stated that mobile phones are high contributing in making ICT4D a reality, by providing a dual approach, building local capacities in Africa, highly supporting eLearning, building awareness on global issues e.t.c.

Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs: Questions to Ponder before Starting a Mobile Software Development Project for Handheld PDAs, iPhones and Smartphones

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Mobile Technology Links Outdoor Rugged - Handhelds & PDAs iPhone Business Strategies Paintless Dent Repair Business Technologies Google Knol - Mobile Applications & Strategies Mobile Computing Professionals Mobile Industry Professionals We are opinionated old mobile industry veterans with in-depth experience working on many large global enterprise mobility projects. 6 hours ago Accounts Payable Optimization News and Discussions AP vendors and financial trouble ?

Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"

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Grant writing helps.PTA/PTO parent groups providing financial support Tuesday March 23, 2010 2:18 Mark Hess 2:18 Mark Hess: E-rate as well.I skip to main | skip to sidebar Relevant Science Comments and links to reports on science, and its applications.