New Book! "Cell Phones in the Classroom"

Cell Phones in Learning

My new book is coming out this September called Cell Phones in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for Educators ! First it has over 16 different cases of K-12 teachers integrating student's own cell phones into classroom learning. into classroom learning. Finally!

Mobile Devices and the Flipped Classroom Model

The Mobile Learner

In the post, we will consider the use of mobile devices within the Flipped Classroom method. As I myself am currently learning about and thinking about the concept of the Flipped Classroom, it would be prudent to look elsewhere for a more definitive definition of the Flipped Classroom.

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Mobile Devices and the Flipped Classroom Model

The Mobile Learner

In the post, we will consider the use of mobile devices within the Flipped Classroom method. As I myself am currently learning about and thinking about the concept of the Flipped Classroom, it would be prudent to look elsewhere for a more definitive definition of the Flipped Classroom. For the purposes of this blog post, a simple description will do so simply put, a flipped classroom is a classroom where the instructional time and student activity time are reversed.

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

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Video and the Flipped Classroom. It’s no surprise then that video is at the very center of the Flipped Classroom movement.

New Book! "Cell Phones in the Classroom"

Cell Phones in Learning

My new book is coming out this September called Cell Phones in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for Educators ! First it has over 16 different cases of K-12 teachers integrating student's own cell phones into classroom learning. into classroom learning. Finally!

How to Integrate Mobile Technologies Into the Classroom

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Mobile expert and author Chad Udell shares his experience speaking to an international audience on how to use mobile technologies in the classroom. Conferences Mobile Apps Pedagogy and Learning education Green Team

Higher Education and the Mobile Revolution: How Texts Make Better Schools and Students

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Ten years ago, text messaging’s role in the classroom was a head scratcher. All of these methods have helped keep classrooms full at a time when college admissions have dropped for the first time in 15 years. Higher Ed higher education summer melt

Engineering Intelligent Content for Mobile Learning by Rick Wilson & Gary Woodill : Learning Solutions Magazine

Mobile Learning Edge

Consider the possibilities open to teaching and engaging students when you take away the restrictions of a classroom-style format, allowing them to learn at a pace and in an environment that suits them … Once we add the ability to move around and to contextualize learning based on the learners location, the classroom metaphor barely works at all. Articles Industry Learning Theories Presentations classroom curriculum Gary Woodill Intelligent content mlearning Rick Wilson

The iPad mini review for Educators

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WHAT ABOUT EDUCATION? Apple CEO Tim Cook reported during the iPad mini launch that 2500 US classrooms are now using iPads. So, yes, iPad is big in education.

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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Marys City School in Ohio , mobile phones are embraced, not banished from being used in the classroom. It is one of many educational systems that are beginning to think differently about in-class mobile behavior. We have been using smartphones in the classroom.

iPods in the Classroom

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Just discovered a publication with lots of good information and suggestions for using iPods in the classroom. Tags: resources education apps mobile learning iPod podcast article Enjoy! Open publication - Free publishing - More technology.

Mobile Apps for Classroom Management and Assessment

Cell Phones in Learning

One area of education technology that we do not focus on enough is the ability for technology to aid teachers in assessing and tracking management in the classroom.

5 Views of the Future of Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

James Clay’s presentation is all visuals, but takes us from the history of farming, through the development of classrooms, to the future based on augmented reality.

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Learning Mobile App Review: NearPod [Podcast Interview]

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There’s no denying there’s a revolution happening today in Education driven by important trends such as the Flipped Classroom, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and of course schools embracing mobile technologies creatively for learning.

One Laptop per Child Australia ‘flips’ the ICT in education deployment model

uLearning Blog

There has been a new buzz word added to the education lexicon of late (as if one were needed) – the flipped classroom. Case in point is Salman Kahn whose prolific creation of online science and maths lessons is often cited as one of the best examples of the flipped classroom.

Exploring Educational Technology

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See Penny’s overview of the project: [link] → Leave a Comment Categories: Unitec · Web2 · mobile Lecturer Mobile VODCasts May 22, 2009 · Leave a Comment Our Community Of Practice with Performing Arts Tutors is focusing on the educational potential of mobile web 2.0

What does the new #iOS5 mean for Educators? The device better fits to me. #slide2learn #edApp #iear #iPadEd #ADEANZ

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Its one that large amounts of educators are leveraging to enhance their teaching and learning – so here is a summary (based on the TUAW top ten [link] of what they mean for educators: 1. for educators this is a nice productivity change, with notifications now slightly less interrupting but with a faster way to act on them when in the middle of busy lessons. Game Centre – not much to say here – but I’d love to hear from any educator who is A.

Update: Polling by Cell Phone - Can We Completely By-Pass Clickers?

The Mobile Learner

While I am definitely not pleadging my support for any one brand, I am highlighting Turning Technologies as an example of what is already possible and that it is not necessary, despite what other vendors (who will remain nameless) tell us, to purchase propriety hardware in order to take advantage of clicker technology in the classroom. Tags: tools clicker iPod in Education Mobilelearner cell phone clickers Cell Phones in Education polling

CBC’s Spark: Interview on Using Cell Phones in the Classroom

The Mobile Learner

Click the link below to listen to the March 17, 2010 episode of CBC’s Spark where Nora Young interviews Marie Bjerede on how several North Carolina schools are working to incorporate cell phones into daily classroom instruction to increase student engagement and collaboration: Link to the episode on CBC’s Spark website: [link]. Direct link to the audio file: Full Interview: Marie Bjerede on cell phones in the classroom.

Facebook Classroom Management & Projects with Student Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

As a result, educators could take advantage of students interest in Facebook by integrating the tool into learning and teaching studnets how to set up an appropriate profile and post on Facebook without harming their professional futures.

Facebook Classroom Management & Projects with Student Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

As a result, educators could take advantage of students interest in Facebook by integrating the tool into learning and teaching studnets how to set up an appropriate profile and post on Facebook without harming their professional futures.

The future of education in Africa is mobile (BBC article)

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The article I wrote for the BBC Future site (24 August 2012) is not available to users in the UK, so here it is below … The future of education in Africa is mobile. Education systems are under stress. The “usual” tried and tested methods of delivering education are not enough.

Making the classroom a playground for learning (Innovations Report)

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Playing computer games in school may sound like the kids rule the classroom. Attempts to use them for education were not always successful. eLearning Education for the iPod Generation. But European researchers have shown that such games can be used to boost learning.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

Mobile Learning Edge

We tend to focus on the 10% that we can easily relate to: formal learning in classrooms, print and online (essentially a lifelong hangover from our educational system) with a nod to the other 20% comprised of coaching, mentoring and learning from others. A review by Jessica Knox.

Cell Phones in Education Part 1: Productivity

The Mobile Learner

As I stated in an earlier blog post , I an beginning a new series on using cell phones in learning to go along side my iPods in Education series. Tags: mobile devices tools mobilelearning cell phone cell_phone Cell Phones in Education mobile learning

A New Series: Cell Phones in Education

The Mobile Learner

At that time, I began a series of blog posts titled “iPod in Education&#. In these posts, I try to offer practical ideas in integrating this popular mobile technology into classroom instruction to help kids learn and to help motivate students to want to learn. Tags: tools mobilelearning Mobilelearner cell phones differentiatedinstruction digital culture cell_phone Cell Phones in Education education

Report says classroom walls and industrial-age schooling can go

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How far along the path to this kind of physically changing learning spaces is your school/ classroom/ campus? From the article: “Educators can’t truly deliver 21st-century instruction in schools that reflect Industrial-Age designs, with rigid schedules, inflexible facilities, and fixed boundaries between grades, disciplines, and classrooms, according to a new white paper from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21).

Site to Evaluate Mobile Apps for Education

Cell Phones in Learning

Common Sense Media has an excellent website that educators can use to find apps for teaching and learning in their curricular area. This is incredibly helpful for teachers who are using or considering using iPods, iPads, Kindle, Nook or other mobile devices in their classrooms. The website also allows you to look at ratings and reviews of websites and games for children too.

Book Review: Designing mLearning: tapping into the mobile revolution for organizational performance, by Clark Quinn

Mobile Learning Edge

His audience is instructional designers and instructors in K-12, higher education and corporate training departments, and his style is chatty, personal, and anecdotal. He argues that mlearning is not about formal learning in classrooms.

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Love this statement re: the #Post-PC world #slide2learn #iPadEd - uLearning Blog , April 4, 2011 Education users of the iPad – I present video mirroring! April 14, 2011 Learning & Skills Survey: 87% More eLearning & Mobile Learning; 73% Less 2-3 Day Classroom Training , April 19, 2011.

10 intriguing iPad apps for Educators

uLearning Blog

Amidst all the hype, here is a look at 10 intriguing iPad apps that may just be useful in your classroom. This video was created 100% on an iPad alone.Apps:Time BOM, The Australian, SIB Romeo & Juliet, Popplet, AudioNote, Caster, ReelDirector, Mover+, TypeDrawing, 2Screens, and Paperdesk.

Global Mobile Awards

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The category for this year was expanded to Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning and drew further entries. It provides over 10,000 educational contents, diverse motion controls, voice/touch recognition, facial express and more.

Cell Phones in Education Part 2: Assistive Technology

The Mobile Learner

In the classroom, cell phones can be used as an assistive technology for all. Cell phones in learning a novel idea with powerful potential… Tags: cell phones mobile learning cell phone differentiatedinstruction cell_phone Cell Phones in Education

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mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 27, 2006 Sony PSP as Educational Handheld? Ive also decided to check out some of the existing PSP educational titles available.

Geograffiti's focus on K-8 Education

Cell Phones in Learning

However, Geograffiti has now lifted that ban and is encouraging educators in K-12 classroom to consider using their free and innovative tool. Here are a fe ideas of how to use Geograffiti in the K-12 classroom: 1) Center Time (K-3) Students can work on fluency, oral presentation skills, reading, creating an argument, reasoning, inquiry, questioning, by calling in to Geograffiti. A while back I posted about a web2.0 tool that couples with cell phones called Geograffiti.

Geograffiti's focus on K-8 Education

Cell Phones in Learning

However, Geograffiti has now lifted that ban and is encouraging educators in K-12 classroom to consider using their free and innovative tool. Here are a fe ideas of how to use Geograffiti in the K-12 classroom: 1) Center Time (K-3) Students can work on fluency, oral presentation skills, reading, creating an argument, reasoning, inquiry, questioning, by calling in to Geograffiti. A while back I posted about a web2.0 tool that couples with cell phones called Geograffiti.

iPad: first thoughts from an educator

uLearning Blog

I think this personalization potential is really the thing that marks such devices out from others currently being integrated into classrooms. This is a big limitation, and potentially limits it’s use by students accessing me education departments LMS.

mLearning-World.com: Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. | GoMo News

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, May 02, 2008 Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. GoMo News Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project.

mLearning-World.com: The iPod in Education - video overview

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Yes really iPod is preparing a great space in education, This a great technology.Thanks for sharing this post. 1:16 AM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Education for the iPod Generation The world of personalized, on demand educational technology.

Mobile Learning: A 5th Reading List

The Mobile Learner

1) 10 Reasons to Ban Pens and Pencils in the Class – A blog post that turns the criticisms applied to mobile devices on their heads by applying them to the ageless tools of the traditional classroom – Pens and Pencils. You may also want to read my blog post titled “ iPods in Education Part 13: Uses in Kindergarten ” dated December 2009. Cell Phones in Education mobilelearning mlearning mobile learning