Playaway is the "first-ever, self-playing digital audio book". Playaway It is an audio book that actually plays itself. It comes with a story already on it. A battery to make it play. And earphones for people to listen.
The HELIOS 2005/2006 report "Evolving e-Learning" is available for download It describes itself as "an original approach to the critical analysis of innovation in learning in Europe
Google Trends was launched in May 2006. Kineo has spent some time using it to analyse the trends in e-learning. This page summarises some of their results.
Here’s a white paper that describes one content development company’s experience with creating rapid e-learning for a client. White Paper on Rapid eLearning And the rapid e-learning tool used was … PowerPoint
Here is an interesting tool that has just been submitted to the e-Learning Centre. Symex mTeacher "Enable teachers to share the mLearning vision… use SYMEX mobileTeacher and start your mLearning experience now, at school, at home, in the park, with additional benefits, of a PDA phone! Using any PDA phone with Microsoft® Windows® Mobile, you […]
I keep coming across this free tool to create buttons, so it’s about time I blogged it Press the button to go to the site
If you are working in Further or Higher Education in the UK, then this is a useful project funded by JISC. JORUM Jorum is a freeonline repository service for teaching and support staff in UK Further and Higher Education Institutions, helping to build a community for the sharing, reuse and repurposing of learning and teaching […]
This article appeared in BBC News yesterday, 25 May. Podcast lectures for uni students "A lecturer at a West Yorkshire university has abolished traditional lectures in favour of podcasts." The lecturer concerned is also using text messaging and blogging into his teaching. I am sure there are many other lecturers around the country that are […]
Donald Clark’s Plan B Blog is really worth reading. As he writes in his profile "After 23 years in the e-learning industry, a founder and CEO of Epic Group plc, which was sold on the stock market in late 2005, I am now free from the tyranny of employment Board member of University for Industry, […]
I came across this today when reading a posting in Jay Cross’ Informal learning blog. It’s great for anyone who’s into Web 2.0 apps Web2.0Slides "This is a self-running slide show of over 1,400 of the best Web2.0 sites. It’s categorized by tags and sorted alphabetically. What’s cool about it? You can click on any […]