Category Archives: Mobile Learning

Why mobile learning is key to student recruitment and engagement

Throughout the past decade, there has been a real shift from the use of desktop computers to embracing approaches such as BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and the integration of mobile apps into learning deliverance. However, at Blackboard’s Teaching and Learning Conference in May this year, we saw that […] A survey in the US found that 80… Read More »

E-learning Trends For 2015 [Infographic]

According to Alan Kay, one of the greatest pioneers in computing, “the best way to predict the future is to invent it”. And when it comes to e-learning’s future, at  TalentLMS  they try to do their own inventing as much as they can. Of course, the industry is larger […] Click here to view original web page at… Read More »

2014 Interagency Mobile Learning Webinar Series – YouTube

by ADL CoLab 23 videos 11 hours The recordings of presentations given during the inter-agency Mobile Learning Webinar Series 2014. All three days of sessions, a total of 23 videos, are in this playlist in chronological order and indexed at the end of the title. For example “… dditional information and the schedule to the 2014 MLWS event… Read More »

Learning Theories and Connectivism Emil Ahangarzadeh

Lecture re: Connectivism Click here to view original web page at

A Clever Plan to Teach Schoolkids New Languages With a Free App

In developing countries like Ethiopia, Malaysia, and Mozambique, the market for English language learning is red hot . These are places where, often, English proficiency is seen as a stepping stone to a better job and a one-way ticket out of poverty. But one major kink in […] Click here to view original web page at

The $35 Tablet That Is Changing The Education Landscape In India

As anyone in the US with children of school-age can attest, technology enhanced learning has become a standard. Increasingly, that computing is embedded in the methods that children learn. Moreover, “flipped classrooms” are taking hold.  Under this model, lectures and homework in a class are reversed. Short video lectures are viewed by students at home before the class… Read More »

Checklist: Are You Ready for iPads In Your School?

By Sam Gliksman The following is the third of a series of excerpts from Gliksman’s book iPad in Education for Dummies . It seems that every school is considering purchasing iPads these days, and Apple has reported that iPad sales to schools are currently outselling MacBook sales by a […] Determining Whether You’re Ready There’s no point in… Read More »

Extending Mobile Models

Clark Quinn presented on October 21, 2014 to a group of MDDE623 Intro to Mobile Learning students at Athabasca University (taught by Aga Palalas).  It was an excellent presentation – very informative and thought-provoking. We all learned a lot. Thank you, Dr. Quinn. Below is a resource Quinn shared with us: In preparation for a presentation, I was reviewing my… Read More »

Gender and Mobiles Newsletter

(Volume 3 Issue 5) sourced and compiled by Ronda Zelezny-Green and Alexandra Tyers As one of the pioneering organizations to use information and communication technologies for development in the dawn of the Internet era, OneWorld has a long history of working with vulnerable populations in countries including Rwanda, Mali, Senegal, Morocco, Egypt and Cambodia.     “Learning about Living” (LaL) is a… Read More »

How to Select and Implement ESL Mobile Apps?

TESL Ontario 2014 ESL Apps – A Palalas from Agnieszka (Aga) Palalas