Tag: mobile learning

Mobile Learning: A Manager’s Guide

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Brenda J. Enders published Manager’s Guide to Mobile Learning some three years ago and it is still a relevant read today.   Brenda will be presenting a webinar on creating practical strategy for mobile learning as part of our monthly eLearning Thought Leaders Series.  In preparation for this event on March 28th, I gave her book a […]

“The Medium is the Message”: An Instructional Design Perspective

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Back in the 1960s, Marshall McLuhan famously argued that “the medium is the message.” According to McLuhan, we focus too much of our efforts trying to dissect the content presented in a medium without considering the effect that the medium itself will have on that content. Content and mediums have a symbiotic relationship, and one […]

Team Predictions for 2013 eLearning

Year after year, predictions are posted about what is to come in eLearning development.  Experts use polls, percentages, and general trends to forecast what will happen in the upcoming year.  I have been part of this group as in the past I have posted general eLearning predictions based on what I have learned in the […]

Buy Every Learner an iPad? – NOT!

I wanted to take a moment to recap the happenings at last week’s UW Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, WI.  My week started by appearing on a panel in front of 180 first-time conference attendees.  My platform was encouraging distance educators to not get hung up with technical bureaucracy and silos that create […]