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Nov 12, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Jennifer Baum,
Assistant Director and CFO

Academy for Professional Excellence


PCWTA


Mobile Learning
for Child Welfare

Child Welfare Technology Conference







Elliott
Masie’s

Learning Consortium

defines mobile learning quite
broadly:


“We define mobile learning… as all ‘knowledge in the hand.’ It
includes the use of mobile/handheld devices to perform any of the
following:


Deliver education/learning


Foster communications/collaboration


Conduct assessments/evaluations


Provide Access to performance support/knowledge”

2008

What is Mobile Learning?






Convenient


Relevant: easily accessible reference guides, tips
and practice guidelines anytime, anywhere


Transfer of Learning (TOL) through knowledge/skill
reinforcement


Cost effective


Currency

Benefits of
mLearning

to CW Training System





mLearning

Trends






Balanced


Simplified


Specialized


Highly
Targeted & Relevant



Tips for Success

Best of
mLearnCon
: Designing Instructionally Sound and Engaging
mLearning

webinar, 2012






Use existing content
where possible


Small chunks of
content are best


Topic organization and
page organization


Guidelines, tips, keys,
checklists


Resources

Content for Mobile Apps






Android


iPhone


Native application


Web application

How to Create a Mobile App






Subscription


template
-

based software


www.andromo.com



android mobile app
development


www.bizapps.com



android,
iphone

and windows mobile
app development


www.theappbuilder.com

-

iphone

mobile app
development


http://ibuildapp.com

-

android
and
iphone

mobile
app development




How to Create a Mobile App






Software
Development Kits


Android
SDK


iPhone IOS6
Xcode

4.6


HTML5



How to Create a Mobile App






Google Play
Store


Apple App
Store



How to Distribute a Mobile App






Google Play
Store


Android app

PCWTA Mobile Apps


Browser
-
based iPhone
apps









Active Installs = # of devices that
currently have your app installed

Total Installs = total # of times
your app has been installed






If you have an Android device, go to Google Play and search on:


Basic Interviewing for SWs


Academy for Professional

Excellence


Child Development Milestones


Elements of Child Sexual Abuse


ICWA Guide


Keys to Engagement


W&I Codes for CWS


Safety Organized Practice Tool


Definiciones

Básicas

de SOP









Download/View PCWTA Mobile Apps






If you have an iPhone, Blackberry or Windows
device, go to the browser on your device and go
to this link:


http://
theacademy.sdsu.edu/resources.html#mobileapps


You will see the links to the various apps




Download/View PCWTA Mobile Apps










jbaum@mail.sdsu.edu


Questions






Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends,
eLearning
Guild, Quinn, Clark N. Ph.D.


Benefits of Mobile Learning & Where to Use
It
,
Hoyt, Jennifer 2012


14
DIY
mobile app development resources for small
businesses, ZDNet, 2012


Elliot Massey, Consortium,
Mobile Learning Update,
2008

References