Tag Archives: mlearning

How to evaluate apps and websites for meeting your classroom needs

While it can be exciting that there are so many apps and websites for learning content, it can also be daunting and overwhelming to busy teachers.Fortunately there has been a wave of new websites that help teachers locate apps to meet their curricular needs. Two of them include CommonSenseMedia has […] The connection to the classroom learning goals… Read More »

The Multi-device World Is Evolving!

Multi-device World Is Evolving It’s no secret that we live in a multi-device world. Google was one of the first to talk about this in its 2012 report titled ‘The Multi Screen World’. However, since the publishing of the Google report, the world has changed quite a bit. Let’s […] 1. The Google Report suggested that device choice… Read More »

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of #eLearning and #mLearning http://t.co/14qp7Oi0Bc — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) March 5, 2015 OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels) How many devices do you own? For me, the answer is a […] So How Should We Design Mobile Learning? When… Read More »

Top 4.5 tips for designing mLearning

mLearning is a hot topic no matter where you look in the L&D space. It’s also a topic that I am rather passionate about. I am very excited about the potential opportunities it gives eLearning specialists for creating some amazing learning solutions. The most exciting benefit it has to […] So here are my 4.5 tips on what… Read More »

Abstract Announcement for International Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning (IJMBL) 6(4)

International Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning (IJMBL) An Official Publication of the Information Resources Management Association and the International Association for Mobile Learning Published: Quarterly in Print and Electronically ISSN: 1941-8647; EISSN: 1941-8655; Published by IGI Global Publishing, Hershey, USA www.igi-global.com/ijmbl […] ARTICLE 1 A Mobile Learning Overview by Timeline and Mind Map David Parsons (Massey University,… Read More »

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 »

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: http://blog.learnlets.com/?p=4071 In preparation for a presentation, I was reviewing my… Read More »

Interactive Video: The Next Big Thing in Mobile

by Paul Clothier, posted at Learning Solutions Magazine For 20 years we have had an interactive web with links to all manner of content, including videos; this model is duplicated from the desktop to mobile devices. With the evolving possibilities of interactive video, we may soon see this turned on its head. The new canvas won’t be […]… Read More »

TIRF newsletter: Mobile-Assisted Language Learning

TIRF (The International Research Foundation) has released this newsletter with six papers exploring the current state of Mobile-Assisted Language Learning (MALL). These papers are a significant contribution to the field. Michael Carrier in his introduction to the newsletter says: ‘The use of mobile and handheld technology is growing exponentially in language education, and it is clear that much… Read More »

Mobile Learning Design

Float Mobile Learning Services This past year saw great headway made by a number of mobile learning providers and by companies using mobile learning for their employees. In this post, you’ll read about the many ways mobile learning moved forward in 2013 in a number of categories – from […]