Post-COVID Trends in Educational Publishing

Kitaboo

As schools and colleges have moved to online learning, this has resulted in the rapid growth of the digital publishing market globally. In this blog, we explore some of the top post-COVID trends that the educational publishing industry will witness and implement in the future.

5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]

mLearning Revolution

If you are a Learning Professional, who needs to convince stakeholders about the importance of mobile learning, one way is to bombard them with mobile statistics, and there’s no better source than the annual Internet Trends Report presented by Mary Meeker. Here are my top 5 key takeaways for m-Learning from this year’s Internet Trends Report: 1. Billion global Internet users, which is a 8% year over year growth. Mobile Learning featured mLearning trends

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Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The system harnesses the potential of today’s 3 major enterprise IT trends – cloud, mobile apps and social– and is perfect for just-in-time training, reinforcement, surveys and updates while helping organizations to leverage mobility by making workers better prepared, informed and empowered.

edWeb Webinar: Global Efforts to Understand the Potential of Mobile Learning: UNESCO Shares Its Insight

Steve Vosloo

In a recent webinar for the edWeb.net Mobile Learning Explorations community , I provided attendees with a global perspective from UNESCO, while Jennifer Fritschi, Director of Strategic Partnerships at SETDA and Mary Ann Wolf, CEO of Wolf ED, shared the United States’ perspective. The presenters shared their insight on trends, examples, and policy and practice implications, including Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and professional learning opportunities.

Wave Riding Theory - a fresh look at learning technology adoption

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usage global blended learning html5 publicity innovation guidelines trends why mobile MOOC mobimoocIs there a gap between mobile learning theory, and practice? How should teachers decide which approaches, technologies, or approaches to adopt with their mobile learning? As part of my session at MobiMOOC 2012 we explored some of the current theories often applied to m-learning, trying to map them to practice.

Children and Mobile Phones

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There is a lot we all can learn from such global initiatives. Mobile phones are becoming ubiquitous and, in line with this trend, children’s use of mobile phones has increased to the point where mobile phones are becoming commodities for them." Tags: global report Thanks to BECTA in the UK for pointing out a report entitled Children’s Use of Mobile Phones — An International Comparison February 2009.

Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"

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Friday, March 26, 2010 "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges" 1 10:21 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G is open for questions. Tuesday March 23, 2010 2:59 Moderator: Katie Ash 2:59 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Thanks for joining us for todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G.

Free Mobile Learning Book

Upside Learning

The Open University of China has recently released an mLearning book called Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends. The book is available for free online here. It has been edited by Dr. Mohamed Ally (Athabasca University) and Dr. Avgoustos Tsinakos (Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology in Greece). Dr. Ally had previously published a […]. Mobile Learning mLearning

Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011

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I like the stats, above, as they are a pretty accurate, global summary. mobile friday smiles stats trends mobile coverage why mobileI can’t help but be bowled over when I try to get my head around exactly how many people are doing useful tasks on their phones.

mLearning-World.com: Elliot Masies Learning 2007 Conference

mLearning World

Learning 2007 is the annual global gathering of learning professionals focused on Learning Changes! skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, June 16, 2007 Elliot Masies Learning 2007 Conference Its time to register for Learning 2007 Dear Learning & Training Colleagues: You are invited!

Introducing the $35 tablet!

moblearn

I had the honour of meeting one of the Global VPs at TATA today, and getting a small insight into the extraordinary power of the Indian market for technology. Tags: open source touch India 3rd world buying phones Linux digital divide trends android OLPC One part of our discussion was about the recent announcement of a $35 Android powered tablet targeting education Yes – you heard that right. $35 35 ! (it it is not quite that simple, of course.

New Issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies

Mobile Learning Edge

Here is the Table of Contents: Global Telecommunications Security: Effects of Geomagnetic Disturbances. A Short Review on the Trend of Mobile Marketing Studies. The latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (Vol. 5, No. 3) and is available as a free download (but you have to register on the site). McManus, H.H. Carr, B.M. Adams. A Software Tool to Visualize Verbal Protocols to Enhance Strategic and Metacognitive Abilities in Basic Programming.

The evolution of corporate mobile learning

Mobile Learning Edge

A great article from Caroline Avey via CLO Media: The challenges for today’s CLOs are more complex than ever: They are required not only to demonstrate clear value and business relevance for their learning strategy on a global stage, but also their ability to link learning and performance programs directly to the goals of their organization, despite constraints in time, budget and talent.

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Project WET Uses KITABOO to Create Awareness on Water Conservation

Kitaboo

They have a repository of the most comprehensive collection of award-winning water education books, guides, maps, posters and downloadable resources that will inspire a positive change on a global scale. Advancing water education to understand global challenges and inspire local solutions. .

6 Reasons Why Publishers Need a Mobile App to Expand Reach

Kitaboo

The second quarter of 2020 witnessed around 52% of global website traffic generated from mobile devices. A mobile app for publishers thus provides a digital address to host content, publish, and distribute it online in a global eMarketplace.

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K-12 Education in the Post-COVID Era

Kitaboo on EdTech

Institutions need to start thinking about the impact of this pandemic and the resulting disruption on K-12 education globally. Surprisingly, a lot of education service providers have started working furiously amid this global chaos to support the learning institutions.

Top 5 Benefits of eBook Authoring Tools Every Publisher Must Know!

Kitaboo

Swift Customization – Keeping up with the ever-changing trends and demands. Try to look for a cloud-based authoring tool as it helps in a no-fuss content delivery on a global scale, ensuring time and cost efficiency.

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6 Reasons Why Publishers Need a Mobile App to Expand Reach

Kitaboo

The second quarter of 2020 witnessed around 52% of global website traffic generated from mobile devices. A mobile app for publishers thus provides a digital address to host content, publish, and distribute it online in a global eMarketplace.

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ePUB.js vs Readium.js – A Detailed Comparison of 2 ePUB Readers

Kitaboo

White paper: End of The Road for Readium – The Global Impact on Digital Publishing. Top 4 Digital Publishing Trends You Need to Know. ePUB is a widely used and easily convertible eBook format , thereby making ePUB reading systems popular.

Get some perspective… (a primer piece re: lofty ideals vs on the ground realities in regards to educational technology deployments)

uLearning Blog

This led me today to this big picture article: Global trends in ICT and Education [link] that lists mobile learning, cloud computing, 1:1 computing, ubiquitous learning, gaming, personalised learning, redefinition of learning spaces, teacher generated open content, smart portfolio assessment and teacher managers/mentors as the top 10 trends happening in ICT and education right now. Didn’t see that one in the top ten trends.

The Pearson years: A brief review

Steve Vosloo

The first global implementation has been at CTI and MGI , two higher education institutions in SA owned by Pearson, as a central component of creating technology enhanced teaching and learning environments. As product manager, I was the “voice of the user” on the ground, ensuring that local needs were embedded in the development of the product at a global level. I was on the advisory council that conceptualised the global campaign.

Artificial Intelligence: Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

A Gartner “mega trend,” their research director, Mike J. There will suddenly be more adaptive, intelligent platforms in edtech, and more talk of smart robots and AI hollowing out the global job market. Last year the ITU hosted the AI for Good Global Summit , which brought together a host of international NGOs, UN bodies, academia and the private sector to consider the opportunities and limitations of AI for good.

How to Leverage Interactive Learning Tools for Engaging Training Experiences

Kitaboo

Offering an interactive training experience is a rapidly growing trend in corporate training programs due to its ability to make employee learning experiences more engaging. A recent Cisco report also suggests that videos will account for 82% of global internet traffic by 2021.

Gestando la Revolución del Aprendizaje Móvil [en Español]

mLearning Revolution

” Vivimos en una era increíble donde estamos siendo testigos de una transición global en donde casi todo lo que solíamos hacer en nuestra PC de escritorio, ahora con avances de infraestructura móvil podemos hacerlo desde nuestro teléfono inteligente (smartphone) y nuestras Tabletas como el iPad de Apple, el Xoom de Motorola y el Kindle Fire de Amazon. Bienvenidos a una nueva sección de mi Blog donde encontrarán información en Español.

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6 Best Remote Training Tools for Modern-Day Learners

Kitaboo

In fact, a report from Global Workplace Analytics finds that the total number of remote workers have increased by 173% since the year 2005. Remote teams and hybrid teams have become common in offices.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets.

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5 Strategies to Improve Your Learning Management System

Kitaboo on EdTech

As more and more educational institutions and corporate entities rely on e-learning, especially in the wake of a global pandemic, the need for the perfect learning management system rises. Hop in the AR / VR trend. Follow the trends, forge your own path.

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All You Wanted to Know About Digital Textbooks

Kitaboo

Notion Press will help you publish eBooks and distribute it globally. Top Trends Higher Education Textbook Publishers Must Follow. Surely by now every individual who has access to digital technology knows what digital textbooks are.

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2014: A year in review

Steve Vosloo

Strategic advisor to Project Literacy , Pearson’s 5-year global social impact campaign, launched in Sept 2014, that aims to support literacy develop in a mobile age. I presented, or participated on panels, on the the following topics: 2 Case Studies at National Level: 1:1 Educational Computing Initiatives in South Africa – Presented at the 8th Global Symposium on ICT in Education 2014 in Gyeongju, South Korea ( view presentation ).

9-Point Guide for Switching to ePublishing from Traditional Books

Kitaboo

ePUB is the standard format of eBooks recognized globally and supported by most eBook readers. Top 4 Digital Publishing Trends You Need to Know. Here’s your guide to epublishing.

7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

Kitaboo

In an effort to keep up with this ongoing trend, a large number of publishers are streamlining their production by converting their publications into digital books or eBooks. Kitaboo is a cloud based digital publishing platform used by global publishers and institutions.

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How to Leverage Interactive Learning Tools for Engaging Training Experiences

Kitaboo

Offering an interactive training experience is a rapidly growing trend in corporate training programs due to its ability to make employee learning experiences more engaging. A recent Cisco report also suggests that videos will account for 82% of global internet traffic by 2021.

10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

Kitaboo on EdTech

Kitaboo is one such digital publishing platform that global publishers and educational institutes have been using to create publish and deliver mobile-first interactive content online. 8 Trends in Education Technology That Will Have A Major Impact. 5 Educational Technology Trends for Digital Classrooms. An online education platform is meant for delivery of educational content to students.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

This one plays on the current trend and seems to be gaining slow but steady momentum to claim the pennant. 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. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!

How Can Corporate Training Solutions Streamline Employee Learning Processes? 

Kitaboo

These training solutions are primarily responsible for upgrading employee skills, increasing operational efficiency, embracing industry trends and facilitating technological adoption. With a single click, you can include globally recognized learning programs into your content library and give your employees extensive training exposure. This blog talks about Corporate Training Solutions and how they can Streamline the Employee Learning Processes.

Growth Accelerates CellCast Solution Innovations

mLearning Trends

To assist customers wishing to leverage these market trends, CellCast now provides an array of both Social Media ("SoMe") and Social Networking ("SoNe") features that promote the creation and distribution of user-generated content as well as providing AND MANAGING access to internal/private social networks (e.g., The farther the CellCast Solution travels (via multinational customers and global partners/resellers), the greater the need to provide support for languages and localization.

Its 2009 but ‘world’ in www still only means 23.5%

uLearning Blog

These are vitally important pieces of information for those wanting to track how much internet training to provide their students based on the trends for how important its becoming in their region of the world. It made me stop and think that even though I live in an entirely connected/ internet based reality, on a global scale I’m in the minority and should cherish the benefits I am able to gain from living where I do.

2010 Forecasts

Nancy White

Following are a few of the blog predictions that I have noted (in no particular order): From the eLearning coach - 2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning Mobile Technologies This year set the stage for a more robust mobile learning space, where limitations in access, power and speed had to be overcome. From Forrester Insight and research - Key Learning Trends for 2010: Are You Onboard? Global System For Mobile Communications projects that by 2012, there will be 4.5

Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond

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The Earth, itself, an intelligent, global, wireless Internet cafe. Global chat rooms, once called social media , emerged as billions of silent discussions criss-crossed space and time, eliminating distance, a world of timeless conversations.

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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blog comments powered by Disqus About the Blog We observe emerging mobile technology, cultural trends, and consumer behavior, then connect the dots to generate mobile strategy and intelligence for leading global brands.

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. skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, September 29, 2006 Save $$ Using iPods Instead of Binders- by Jenna Sweeney Jenna Sweeney of the Corporate Training & e-Learning Blog has found a unique use for the ubiquitous iPod- saving printing and binding costs. Here is a snip from her article.

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The Best Online Learning Platforms for K-12 Education

Kitaboo

A popular name in the digital publishing domain, the platform is used by global publishers and educational institutes to create, publish, and deliver mobile-first interactive content online. The K-12 publishing landscape has evolved significantly in the last few years.

mLearning-World.com: M-Learning in India

mLearning World

While e-learning is still being used as a supplementary tool to the conventional forms of learning, a new method of knowledge addition called m-learning has emerged in the global scenario. skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, August 12, 2006 M-Learning in India It seems the developing world is embracing m-learning at a far greater pace than the US and other technological countries.