Intelligent learning platform that fits to your life
Learn Between is a mobile application designed to empower individuals by providing them with valuable knowledge and skills in easily digestible 15-minute sessions, thoughtfully scheduled and seamlessly integrated into their calendars. Time is a precious resource, and carving out dedicated learning periods can be a challenge in our hectic lives. That's why the app leverages the power of artificial intelligence to optimize learning experiences and make education more accessible, flexible, and engaging than ever before. The philosophy behind Learn Between is to break down complex subjects into bite-sized, manageable lessons that can be effortlessly absorbed during short intervals.
MOOC platforms typically offer a vast array of courses, catering to a broad range of learners. However, the one-size-fits-all approach may not effectively address individual learners' specific needs and preferences.
MOOCs often incorporate discussion forums and peer assessments, the collaborative aspect of learning can still be limited.
Break down barriers to education by offering easily accessible learning opportunities for individuals with busy schedules. Optimise users' schedules by automatically scheduling learning sessions into their calendars.
understand users' learning preferences, track their progress, and provide personalized recommendations.
Role: UX Lead & Chief Product Officer
Team: 8 (2 in design)
Budget: 1M (Round A Funding)
Alpha: 4 Months
Beta: 6 months
00. Learn Between principles
At the core, the app is guided by a set of principles that drive our approach to learning and shape the user experience. These principles embody our commitment to providing an exceptional learning environment that priorities accessibility, playfulness, user control, quality, progress, and measurable outcomes. Let's delve into these principles:
Access over technology
Quality over quantity
Playful over serious
Progress over perfection
Control over structure
Metrics over opinion
In order to develop an effective and innovative learning app, we embarked on an extensive discovery process that involved in-depth research into the history of distance learning, the market share of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), and the prevailing conventions within the MOOC landscape. This research formed the foundation of the app's development and guided our approach to creating a transformative learning experience. Let's explore the key insights we gained from our discovery work:
Research: history & context
Research: MOOC Market share
Conventions in MOOC
Value proposition canvas
To ensure that the learning app offers a compelling and irresistible value to our users, we have meticulously developed a Value Proposition Canvas. This powerful tool helps us identify and align our app's unique value proposition with the needs, desires, and challenges of our target audience. By empathising with our users, we gain insights into their motivations, goals, and the specific challenges they face in their educational journeys.
The Define stage sets the course for the app's success by refining our product-market fit, establishing a sustainable economic model, understanding our competitors, and crafting a compelling value statement. These elements provide a clear direction for our app's development, marketing, and growth strategies. As we move forward, we remain dedicated to delivering a transformative learning experience that resonates with our users, exceeds their expectations, and empowers them to thrive in their educational journeys.
Product Market Fit |
Economic Model, Competitor Analysis, Value Statement
As we chart the course for success with the learning app, we have conducted a comprehensive SWOT analysis to gain a deeper understanding of its internal strengths and weaknesses, as well as external opportunities and threats. This strategic analysis helps us identify areas of advantage and areas for improvement, enabling us to make informed decisions and leverage opportunities.
As we embark on the development phase of the groundbreaking learning app, we enter an exciting stage where our vision starts to materialize. In this Develop phase, we focus on translating our concepts into tangible digital experiences, with wireframes and What-If statements playing a crucial role in shaping our app's design and functionality. By refining the app's design, envisioning possibilities, and employing an agile approach, we lay the foundation for an exceptional learning experience that exceeds expectations.
Wireframes | Mid Fidelity
What If Statements | Exploring Possibilities
What if you could learn in small chunks of time auto-scheduled into your diary, at times that
Learn Between will sync with your calendar & profile. Based on your profile settings it will auto allocate learning in 15 mins spaces in your diary, while protecting your “free’ time. In this way everyone can become a lifelong learner by taking small steps in improvement rather than large leaps. No more sitting in night classes or giving up your weekend to learn something unless of course you want to!
What if the best content could be delivered to you independent of
institution in a format that suits your learning style?
At Learn Between we understand.
We have made sure you only get the best content supported by world experts. We also know not everyone learns in the same way, to support you on your learning journey our app will learn what types of content formats you learn better with, to get you the best results. The best content tailor made to personalize your learning journey.
What if you can build a network of like minded learners who share the same goals as you?
Learn Between will sync with your calendar & profile. Based on your profile settings it will auto allocate learning in 15 mins spaces in your diary, while protecting your “free’ time.
In this way everyone can become a lifelong learner by taking small steps in improvement rather than large leaps.
Welcome to the Learn Between Walkthrough Video, where you'll discover the innovative features of our learning app. Personalized learning begins with Course Recommendations and the ability to refine searches based on learning levels and course types. Explore passionate instructors on the Teacher Profile page and gain a comprehensive overview of courses on the Course Outline page. Dive into engaging bite-sized lessons on the Lessons page, assess your progress with quizzes on the Tests page, and earn certifications on the Certification page.
Connect with like-minded learners on the Friend Match page, communicate seamlessly on the In-App Messaging page, and optimize your learning time with the Lesson Auto-Scheduling feature. With Learn Between, you'll experience a tailored learning journey, collaboration opportunities, and efficient navigation. Join us as we empower you to learn, grow, and connect in an engaging and flexible learning environment.
04. Deliver | Details
In the Deliver section of the Learn Between app, I present an intuitive and user-friendly interface designed to enhance your learning experience. With a focus on seamless navigation and engaging features, this section aims to deliver a delightful and effective learning environment. Let's explore the key features and design details that make the Deliver section stand out:
Features | Design details
The calendar sync feature in the Learn Between app allows you to effortlessly manage your learning schedule by syncing your course sessions and assignments with your preferred calendar application. With just a few clicks, you can ensure that your learning activities are automatically scheduled into your calendar, helping you stay organized and on track. This feature eliminates the hassle of manually inputting course sessions, making it easier than ever to balance your learning commitments with your other daily responsibilities.
The ratings system feature in the Learn Between app enables users to provide feedback and ratings on courses they have completed. Users can rate courses based on their overall experience, course content, instructor quality, and more. This feature not only helps learners make informed decisions about which courses to enroll in but also provides valuable insights for instructors and the Learn Between community. The ratings system fosters a culture of transparency and accountability, ensuring the delivery of high-quality courses and facilitating continuous improvement within the learning ecosystem.
AI Learner profiles
The Learner profiles feature in the Learn Between app empowers users to create personalized profiles that showcase their learning journey, interests, and accomplishments. Users can add details about their educational background, areas of expertise, and learning goals to their profiles, allowing them to connect with like-minded learners and instructors. Learner profiles serve as a hub for networking and collaboration, enabling users to discover and engage with others who share similar interests or are pursuing similar learning paths.
The progression lock feature in the Learn Between app ensures a structured and sequential learning experience. It allows learners to unlock subsequent lessons or course content only after completing the prerequisite materials. This feature promotes a sense of progression and encourages learners to engage with the content in a logical and organised manner. By unlocking content based on learner readiness, the app ensures that users build a solid foundation before moving on to more advanced topics, maximising learning outcomes and preventing information overload. It helps learners stay focused on their learning journey.
Video with tests
The "Videos with Tests" feature in the Learn Between app combines the power of video-based learning with interactive assessments. Users can access educational videos that cover various topics and concepts, accompanied by integrated tests and quizzes. After watching the video, learners can immediately test their understanding by answering questions related to the content. This feature enhances comprehension, retention, and active engagement, ensuring that learners reinforce their knowledge and receive instant feedback on progress.
The course timeline feature in the Learn Between app provides learners with a visual representation of their course progress and upcoming milestones. It displays a timeline that outlines the duration of the course, along with important deadlines, assignments, and assessments. This feature helps learners stay on track and effectively manage their time by providing a clear overview of what needs to be completed and when. The course timeline serves as a valuable tool for planning and organizing learning activities, ensuring that learners can meet their goals and complete their courses within the specified timeframes.
In the impact section of the Learn Between learning app, we witness the transformative power it has on learners and the learning ecosystem as a whole. Through its focus on improved learning outcomes, expanded user base, and high user satisfaction ratings, the app leaves a lasting impression on the education landscape.
Improved Learning Outcomes
18% increase in course completion rates when compared to other industry standard platforms
average increase of 9% or more in quiz scores compared to pre-app performance.
dropout rate that is 15% lower than industry averages
33%growth in monthly app downloads compared to the previous period
a 30% increase in the number of users regularly accessing and participating in courses and discussions
User Satisfaction Rating
Positive app rating 4.5 on average
80% positive feedback from user surveys, feedback forms, & in-app reviews demonstrates a high level of user satisfaction.