Emantras announces the launch of Mobl21 - A new Mobile learning platform

January 21, 2010 in Announcements (F)

[prMac.com] Fremont, California - Emantras Interactive Technologies, an innovative digital education company has launched Mobl21, a platform designed to make mobile education highly accessible and meaningful. The mobile phone is no longer a simple voice communication tool and "mobility" in education no longer just about a single device. Mobl21 untethers learning and provides a unique opportunity to compliment existing learning methods.

Mobl21 democratizes mobile education - it is accessible enough for individual teachers and students to adopt, and scalable enough for institutional and enterprise adoption. The unique pedagogy of Mobl21 helps create learning assets (of various media types) that compliment your formal courses, extending the learning opportunity beyond traditional barriers, Manage your content eco-system by making it accessible to users and groups, and publish content for "global accessibility" - to the desktop, social platforms, and to an iPhone / iPod Touch. Mob21 takes mlearning to a higher level and is particularly useful as it focuses on the following points:

* Context and relevance driven content
* Rich, immersive and engaging content- move away from bland textbooks to more interactive forms
* It is visual and kinesthetic - use of text/images, videos and animations and interactions
* Peer- Peer- desktop widget and social access
* Learning accompaniment - not replication of online content
* Not constrained by Time and Place

Speaking about Mobl21, Sesh Kumar, Founder and CEO, Emantras said, "We are proud to be releasing Mobl21, a product that truly delivers significant value to the learning eco-system and truly makes mobile learning accessible to a global audience. The value of mobile education is truly derived when it can be adopted across the board and can lend significant value to existing methods of learning - we believe Mobl21 does all these things and more."

The system is designed for teachers to create material quickly and effectively for their students, for students and parents to create learning material for their own study, for publishers to create learning assets that compliment formal text and online courseware. Within an enterprise setting the platform delivers significant value in driving a "micro-learning" strategy to enhance performance.

Emantras is an innovative digital education and learning partner delivering world-class training and educational solutions to academic and publishing clients, who are keen to use technologies that support learning. Founded in year 2000, with the vision to educate through technology, Emantras provides engaging learning experiences that enable effective knowledge delivery through our integrated digital and mobile solutions. Having delivered nearly 20,000 hours of e-learning to 100 global clients. The nine-year old company is known for providing training, education and work flow solutions for Fortune 500 corporations, academic institutions and publishers - notable global clients being IKEA, Lufthansa, Nokia, Siemens, Raytheon, FLVS, Pearson and also Cengage.
With nine offices across the globe, Emantras engages itself consistently in developing curriculum and instructional design, custom courseware, courseware migration, LMS (Learning Management System) integration, videos and podcasts, simulations and animations.


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