The Single Biggest Myth about Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

There are many great blog posts out there about Mobile Learning Myths and not a single one mentions what I think is the biggest misconception about Mobile Learning. Mobile Devices are too distracting for providing effective learning.

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Enterprise Mobility and Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

Enterprise Mobility. Many predictions for 2013 include the rise of enterprise mobility. This is all good for us as mobile learning technologists, designers and developers. I used to think of learning and performance support as two different things.

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Review of “Handbook of Mobile Learning”

Mobile Learning Edge

The Handbook of Mobile Learning (Routledge, 2013), edited by Zane L. Muilenburg, and written by almost 100 authors, is clearly an academic offering that will be of interest to those researching and studying mobile learning. Books Mobile learning Research

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Here are some interesting links I’ve come across recently, mostly about mobile learning and some about learning in general that I found interesting.

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. do we take advantage of these devices to deploy learning content and how do we.

Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid – Presentation

Upside Learning

Mobile technology, having seeped into popular culture, is now finding widespread acceptance as a learning tool in the workplace as well. According to Towards Maturity’s In-focus report titled Mobile Learning in the Workplace, 2013 was the year when mLearning became the norm rather than the exception; with seven out of ten businesses now adopting mobile […]. Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Pitfalls Pitfalls of mobile learning

Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage. Cue “mobile learning” – a medium perfectly suited to “support” this. The 3rd dimension Of Blended Learning. Mobile Learning mLearning

Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

When it comes to mobile learning myths and misconceptions abound. These myths are holding back widespread adoption of mobile learning in the workplace. It’s just learning on the move. Mobile learning is much more than just learning on the move.

The Mobile Learning Edge: Table of Contents

Mobile Learning Edge

Here is the TOC for The Mobile Learning Edge : 1. Gathering Information with Mobile Devices 105 Assessment and Evaluation 107 First-Person Documentation 114 Monitoring and Trend Tracking 117 Research and Data Collection 120 User-Generated Information and Learning Materials 124 6.

Daily Mobile Learning Episode 2: The Best UI is No UI

mLearning Revolution

Welcome to episode 2 of my new Daily Mobile Learning show on YouTube. The idea is that I will pick one awesome article per show, read it and comment on what I read with emphasis on how we can leverage the lessons learned in the world of mobile learning design.

Future Mobile Learning

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Last week in a workshop on mobile learning I was looking for something interesting in that difficult time right after lunch. So I decided to talk about where mobile is going and thus additional opportunities for mobile learning.

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What is mobile learning?

mLearning is Good

This is a series of posts related to our mobile learning session at the GMU/DAU E-Learning Symposium – Easy/Free ways to publish mobile learning content. What is mobile learning? Mobile learning is defined a little differently by many people.

The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Last week Amit and I made a small presentation to the Mobile Learning MOOC (MobiMOOC) about the possibilities in the future of mobile learning. It goes without saying the future of learning is mobile. In fact, the future of computing itself is mobile.

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Mobile Learning for Employee Engagement

Float Mobile Learning

Use mobile learning to help employees do what they do best. Industry News Pedagogy and Learning community employee engagement Gallup learning and development mobile learning nomophobia Disengaged employees cost up to $550 billion each year.

Mobile Learning in practice

Mobile Learning Edge

Another summer has almost past and having just returned from my Executive MBA first session I am thinking more mobile than ever. It would be great to get my text books and reading material on my mobile device so I could learn at my convenience. I also recalled a presentation on getting started in mobile learning I had access too. All the best in your mobile forays… Conferences Future of Mobile Learning How-to Interviews and Presentations Mobile learnin

10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

mLearning Revolution

When comparing the two big players in the rapid eLearning market, Articulate and Adobe, they approach mobile learning design very differently. Luckily more and more companies are now re-building their web sites using a Mobile-first mentality and a Responsive Design approach.

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Children and Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

This is a pretty in-depth report from the Joan Ganz Cooney Center on m-learning with children. Most of my attention has gone to corporate and adult mobile learning over the years, but looking through this report I can see a lot of similarities with k-12 mobile learning. Based on this report, it seems that those future adult learners will be much more acclimated to mobility and m-learning than the current generation of corporate learners (i.e.

Mobile Learning Solutions – Infographic

Upside Learning

Recently, Upside Learning updated its website to reflect the evolution of our brand and services. We added pages that focus on our mobile learning services as well. Mobile Learning can be used both in push and pull modes by users in times of learning need.

Introducing the Daily Mobile Learning Show on YouTube with RJ Jacquez

mLearning Revolution

One thing I want to do with my newly found free time is get back to blogging about Mobile Learning, teaching an updated version of my mLearning Design course and also start speaking at Learning conferences. Mobile Learning #DailyMlearning

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

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.

Free Mobile Learning Book

Upside Learning

The Open University of China has recently released an mLearning book called Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends. Mobile Learning mLearning 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 […].

New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

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. Mobile learning enhances the learning function through performance support.

The ABCs of Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

How you can use lessons from Dan Pink''s "To Sell is Human" for your next mobile learning project. Mobile Development Mobile Strategy User Experience ABCs of mobile learning books Dan Pink mobile design To Sell is Human ux

What Is Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

I spent a day at the Learning Technologies show exhibition in London this week. There is a lot of talk of mobile, social, and informal learning at the vendor stalls this year. The most confused, if not misused, term seems to be mobile learning.

Is Mobile Learning Too Shallow?

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Conversations about mobile learning are happening all over. One community asking questions about mLearning is the community of instructional designers who are wrestling with how to approach mobile learning.

Mobile Learning Jam Reflections

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Last week in San Jose I was pleased to participate at DevLearn in the Mobile Learning Jam. For two days plus there were 15 sessions -- in addition to 9 regular conference sessions -- all about mobile learning. Tags: presentations mobile learning guild jam

6 Mobile Learning Lies We Tell Ourselves

Float Mobile Learning

Inspired by a recent article, Gary Woodill explores 6 mobile learning lies we tell ourselves. Industry News Mobile Enterprise mobile learning myths Have one of your own? Tell us!

Top 21 Tips For Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Tips The eLearningGuild The eLearningGuild recently released a great resource “158 Tips on mLearning: From Planning to Implementation” Very interestingly, in the introduction Chris Benz says – the big question last year was “Should we do mLearning?” ” The question this year is “How should we do mLearning?”

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The Truth About Mobile Learning Strategy Is Out There

Float Mobile Learning

Scott McCormick looks at three truths in implementing any mobile learning strategy. Pedagogy and Learning Strategy mobile affordances mobile learning implementation mobile learning strategy mobile learning tips

Great Resources at Float Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

Float Mobile Learning in Morton, llinois (near Peoria) is an up and coming mobile services company that is making a great effort at adding useful resources to the information on mobile learning available on the web.

Mobile Learning Tools #2

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In January I posted a listing of tools for mobile learning and received some great comments. Are you using any tools for mobile learning development or deployment that are not listed on this new listing? Tags: tools development mobile learning

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Is eLearning on Tablets really Mobile Learning? [Chime in]

mLearning Revolution

Here’s one such comment I received in my is it time to remove the “e” and “m” from Learning ? So here’s what I propose as a way to judge whether a learning experience is innovative enough to qualify as real mLearning.

Leveraging Mobile Learning For Sales Training

Upside Learning

How can mobile learning be used to train sales professionals? Connect with an expert or share your views which allows for ‘reflection’ – often the way sales people learn best with. Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms.

The Concept of Immediacy in Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

Harris Interactive recently did a poll for Ask.com (article provided by Mobile Marketer ) to reveal answers to questions about how mobile users really use their devices to find information. Take a look at a few mobile sites on your device and see how they do it.

Getting Started With Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air. At Upside Learning, we have been doing a fair bit of mobile learning for more than two years now. Recently we released an innovative mobile learning platform – Upside2Go. What is Mobile Learning.

Get Mobile to Implement Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

In an article from Float Mobile Learning , an mLearning firm based in Illinois, Scott McCormick suggests that to really discover what your firm requires in terms of mobile education and support, you have to get mobile yourself.

You Cannot Escape Mobile Learning!

Upside Learning

There is really no escaping mobile learning; not in today’s day and age. With the massive proliferation of smartphones and tablets, and ever increasing bandwidths and speed of mobile networks – the entire planet has gone mobile quite literally.

21 Inspiring Quotes & Thoughts On Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Mobile is the future of workplace learning. There are many a thinkers in the domain that I follow, learn, and get inspired from. Below is a presentation with a compilation of 21 most inspiring quotes and thoughts that apply to mobile learning, by some […]. Mobile Learning Inspiring Quotes It is not just a statement, but something I believe in.

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My Review of “Work-Based Mobile Learning”

Mobile Learning Edge

On the Float Mobile Learning blog , I recently wrote a lengthy review of Work-Based Mobile Learning , a new book of essays from European researchers, edited by Norbert Pachler, Christoph Pimmer and Judith Seipold. Reviews Work-Based Mobile Learning

A Lesson in Mobile Learning Design from Yelp [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

I love this tweet, because it epitomizes how most people view the mobile experience, often as the “light” version of the desktop: “It looks like you’re on a train. Would you like me to show you the insultingly simplified mobile site?”

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