[Web4lib] Mobi21 FREE Webinar > Mobile Learning In The Real World > February 18 2010 > 1-2 PM EST

leblanc.lee leblanc.lee at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 17:19:16 EST 2010

Hi Gerry,

Was this the direct link? Just curious as it didn't come up the first time:



On Tue, Feb 2, 2010 at 5:13 PM, gerrymck <gerry.mckiernan at gmail.com> wrote:

> [1] Mobile Learning Fundamentals: Innovation Showcase and Real-World
> Examples /  Presented by A.J. Ripin  / With Special Guest > Dr. David
> Metcalf
> The way that we live, work, play, and learn is being impacted by the
> increasing mobility of our global society. As leaders, it is our
> responsibility to design for the needs of our changing audience. Learn the
> key trends and technologies that are fast emerging to meet the challenges
> and changes of today and tomorrow. Come hear this conversation as we
> explore
> advanced concepts like mobile performance support, compliance, games and
> simulations, location awareness, transcoding, mobile social networking and
> collaboration. Learn firsthand how world leaders from industry, academia,
> military and organizations like Google, Microsoft, Tyco International,
> Tufts
> University and others are delivering value through Mobile Learning content.
> [2] Mind Over Technology – The Value Of Content Design In Mobile Education
> /  Presented by Supra Manohar /  EVP Emantras
> The discussion of mobility in education has primarily focused on technology
> and devices. It is critical to understand that the maturation of the market
> is driving the need for understanding content design and why it is probably
> one of the most critical aspects of any mobile learning initiative.
> Understanding how we learn in specific environments is critical to learning
> design. Using online content without pedagogical modifications within
> mobile
> environments probably does not work. The primary thrust of mobile education
> must be the design of the content and utilization of technology to deliver
> this content. This presentation will explore learning design for mobile
> environments and critical factors that need to be considered for a
> successful initiative (relative to content).
> Links To Source / Registration / Etc Available At
> [ http://tinyurl.com/yhx5sff ]
> EnJOY !!!
> /Gerry
> Gerry McKiernan
> Associate Professor
> Science and Technology Librarian
> Iowa State University Library
> Ames IA 50011
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> >>> "The Future Is Mobile" >>>
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