Handheld Learning 2008 - the movie!


I am still busy recovering from the amazing flurry of mental and mobile stimulation that is Handheld Learning. Old friends, new friends, cool projects, scary salespeople, avalanche of new gadgets. One of the especially noteworthy things was the awesome array of big-hitting speakers, and for those of you unable to be in London yourselves, you can see the whole thing already, online at BlipTV

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

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The State of Mobile America , Lee Rainie provides a look at some of the most recent survey results obtained by the Pew Internet Project on mobile computing and the use of handheld devices. The Future of Learning is Mobile. Future Mobile Learning (29 August 2011) by Judy Brown.

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The “m” in mLearning means More

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“I spent a year and a half attempting to reduce a massive, complex social networking website into a handheld, touch-screen form factor.

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Computers aren’t so special anymore, but the kids may be better off: An introduction to mobile ‘appliance computing’ in Queensland schools

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In addition, the Department’s Division of Indigenous Education and Training Futures ran an in-person day of mobile device workshops in Cairns in late 2011, and due to demand, this was expanded into a two-day forum known as ‘Learning@hand’ attended by 130 educators in April 2012 ( [link] ).

mLearning-World.com: Is mLearning Really The Future

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, October 04, 2006 Is mLearning Really The Future Ive once again stumbled across another presentation that decries mLearning as The Future of learning.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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RIM was beleaguered throughout 2011 with tepid market perceptions about its aging handset line and its not-ready-for-prime-time PlayBook tablet resulting in their stock being off 75% from historical highs and even rumors of a possible buyout in the future. a.k.a.

A bright future for mobiles in schools? Yes.

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I even talk about why they should be used and make reccomendations that hopefully future policy makers can use to get the balance right. The paper concludes with a summary of recommendations drawn from these examples that may form the basis for more learner-centered policy to be developed in the future. While technology is always changing, be it from scrolls to printing presses, or room-sized computers to handheld ones, the reactions of those who use it may not.

Futures of Learning

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A result of emerging technologies in the mobile industry, mobile experiences in museums today encompass the traditional handheld audio guide, the cell phone tour, iPhone/MP3 players, and the newer multimedia handheld tour as well as a variety of mobile applications that go behind the tour model.

Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs: Questions to Ponder before Starting a Mobile Software Development Project for Handheld PDAs, iPhones and Smartphones

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs Mobile technology discussions, enterprise mobile computing strategies, reviews of PDAs, Smartphones, handheld computers, rugged mobile devices, windows mobile, iphones and much more. Mobile solutions are often used on laptops, Tablet PCs, Smartphones , PDAs , and rugged handhelds. How will the mobile handhelds or mobile devices be carried and stored.

Digital Audiobooks, Assistive Technology and its Effects on Literacy

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The proliferation of mobile handheld devices coupled with complex assistive technology software is pushing the concept further. Literacy is evolving.

No Escaping Mobile Learning – Webinar Recording & Audience Queries Answered

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Computing shifting to handheld devices. Getting started with a simpler mobile learning project will help get your hands dirty and give you some valuable inputs which will be very useful for strategic planning in future.

#LWF11 Festival of Learning & Technology: My Best Of

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The conference itself had three streams of Handheld learning, Game based learning, and digital safety. Bill talked also about eBooks and the future of books and textbooks.

How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part I

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Judy had this quote on a slide which I think summarizes how important mobiles are for our future: “Mobile phones are misnamed.They should be called ‘gateways to all human knowledge.”. - Ray Kurzweil, Futurist (at Handheld Learning ’09).

dougbelshaw.com/blog » Blog Archive » Looking to the future of education: learning spaces and mobile devices

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D Looking to the future of education: learning spaces and mobile devices April 28th, 2009 | Comments | Posted in Education , Technology Hi! Futurelab Any time I want to get up-to-speed quickly with an area of educational technology or the future of schools, I head straight for Futurelab.

October Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation , October 1, 2009 Text Message Reminders to Take Medication Works , October 15, 2009 Australian uni goes mobile!

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips | Upside Learning Blog

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– Evaluation of handheld devices for mobile learning(from questia ). This blog is about innovation, design, development, and trends in the Learning Solutions domain.

February Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism Keywords: Future Trends Devices Design Social Wireless Cell Phones Google iPhone Conferences Statistics Presentation Books Government EducationWe will be posting the top 10 lists monthly.

I’m sick of teaching: OR all about my new lesson plan to grow self-learners

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I recently blogged about just how many giant shoulders I feel I stand on in being awarded a Smart Classrooms Teaching Award and being a finalist in the Handheld Learning awards. Keywords: Personalised learning, challenge-based learning, digital pedagogy, iPod touch, OLPC XO laptop.

iPods in Education Part 12: Customized Learning Using Apps

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While the introduction of the iPhone and the iPod Touch has changed the rules in how handheld devices can be used in education, this series has laid dormant as I’ve been in the process of catching up with the technology. The future looks bright indeed. There has been a gap of several months since I last shared ideas in the form of a blog post on the topic of using iPods in Education.

mLearning Gets Physical

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Cancel reply Leave a Comment Previous post: The Future of mLearning? Next post: Putting Handheld Devices to Work in Mobile Learning Search Gary Woodill, Author Stephanie Wright, Analyst Ask Gary Publications Connect Links Get smart with the Thesis WordPress Theme from DIYthemes.

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I no longer feel that I am a single voice trying to convince of the importance of these ubiquitous capabilities to the future of learning. There's been talk about learning from the handheld devices for years but I think we are close to realizing learning on-the-go.

The Mobile Learner

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This really hit home for me this very evening when I saw a young lady in Future Shop who appeared to be 11 or 12 years of age begging her parents to buy her the AC/DC Rock Band Track Pack.

A Great Resource for Mobile Learning

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Challenges and Future Mobile Learning. Handheld Educational Applications: A Review of the Research ……………………………………………… 302. Click the image to go to the Google Preview. I’ve been doing some research for a paper I’m writing on mobile learning for distribution within my company.

Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning

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A Very Healthy Market” Mobile learning (m-learning) taps into the mobile web, which is enabled by wireless connectivity, a variety of mobile devices (handhelds, laptops, smart phones, wearable computing devices, and head-mounted devices, among others), GPS-(global positioning system) enablements, and a variety of software applications. Privacy concerns (which arise with wireless connectivity) for users are fairly low but may change in the future.

The Innovative Educator: Ideas for Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Cell Phones Even in Districts that Ban Them

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No Future Left Behind : Peggy Sheehy's Student Vid. The Future of Education Essay Facebook for Parents Invitation to Come Follow Me On The Innovative Edu. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Innovative Educator Sharing ideas about educating innovatively.

Toni Twiss » Blog Archive » Evaluating The TeacherMate

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However, I would like to evaluate TeacherMate in the context of handheld-devices and personalised learning in the classroom.

techieteacher: Mobiles and learning

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skip to main | skip to sidebar techieteacher home of the 21st century teacher Home About Contact Mobiles and learning change , communication , hardware , mobile learning , software I stumbled across some blogs and sites devoted to mobile learning, described on one site as the following: [Mobile learning is] the exploitation of ubiquitous handheld technologies, together with wireless and mobile phone networks, to facilitate, support, enhance and extend the reach of teaching and learning.

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In the few weeks before keyboards were distributed for the handhelds, for example, students had to input data using the “graffiti” handwriting-recognition software. Charlene Hommerding, a teacher at STEP, has been able to use handhelds with her adult students. Though there is a “huge learning curve” in implementing handhelds into the classroom, she said both the staff and the students were eager to learn.

Learning in your hand « Steps in teaching & learning

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MoLeNET programme On Thursday afternoon, I found myself sitting in a room of the NCLS with an eager group of colleagues from many educational sectors who were invited by BECTA and the ALT to discuss, share, identify and record how each of us used handheld devices in teaching and learning.

From E-Learning To M-Learning | New Learning Playbook

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Home About Articles Marketplace Contact Subscribe Network From E-Learning To M-Learning » Posted by Jeanne Meister » Posted on 01.16.09 By all accounts, mobile learning, termed “m-learning”, is on fire as a new method of accessing learning.

ASCD Inservice: Mobile Learning: You Can Take It with You

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Today's panel presented an exciting vision of learning without boundaries, where the future of education is literally in students' hands. Tags: K-12 assessment future

Enhance Your Study with Mobile Learning | tusaw.com

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It contains ubiquitous handheld technologies, together with wireless and mobile phone networks, to facilitate, support, enhance and extend the reach of learning. You can choose any portable or handheld device which is suitable to your own use.

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Andy Ramsden: Are QR Codes the Future of Mobile Learning? From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning M-Learn and Handheld Learning 2008 - Emerging views[Technorati] Tag results for mobilelearning New South Wales throws down the glove for student hackersMoving at the Speed of Creativity Edit Photos Like a Pro, I Mean a Talented AmateurMobility Site Toys to Tools the Book has been Released!From Mobile Learning. An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice. Winksite. Store.

Living in the 4th Screen - Exploring the use of mobile technology in education and life

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Technology pundit, Robert Scoble , recently wrote a post titled, "Why if you miss Siri you'll miss the future of the web." Todays students grew up on handheld video games and they seem to have no problem with the small screens.

Flux » Articles | Mobile Learning in Learning and Skills

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The LSC funded, LSN managed project will be showcased at this weeks Handheld Learning Conference which has broken all previous attendance records and the successful Molenet 3 projects should be announced later this week. As for the future for Molenet? Handheld Learning Awards recognise Innovation Mobile Learning in Learning and Skills Learning Space design goes 3D Mobiles boost literacy?

Mobile Libraries: ACU > Chemistry Labs, Classes Combine Science With Mobile Learning

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Brains, Books and the Future of Print Why E-Books are Hot and Getting Hotter Books: Get Them While They're Hot Text Message Reference: Is It Effective? Research Information > The Slow Rise Of e-Books International Survey > Handheld Guides: Their Use.

Flux » Articles | Mobile Learning lessons from Further Education

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Indeed at the recent, and very successful, Handheld Learning conference in London, Ray Kurzweil the renowned American futurist told the audience that today’s mobile phones should be renamed; “gateways to all human knowledge” which puts a different perspective on their potential for learning and some of the challenges for the educational establishment.

It’s a Busy Time for Mobile Learning, but a Good Time… « Ubiquitous Thoughts

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I think we’ll see more of these sessions in the near future. Handheld Learning 2009 (keep an eye open for the research strand) in London and mlearn 2009 in Florida are not too far off either.

Research & Instruction Services » Blog Archive » “Mobile Learning 2.0: The Next Phase of Innovation in Mobility,” the 2010 ELI Online Spring Focus Session

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Even though these phones could be “disruptive devices&# , or… as many teachers believe, “distractive devices&# … currently about 1/3 of students own and use internet from a handheld device. The speakers talk about mobile handhelds as a “convergence device&#.

Spectrum > Mobile Learning, Libraries, And Technologies: Merck Manuals > Apple iPhone / iPod Touch Apps

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FREE > The Future is Mobile: an OCLC/Library Journ. The Use Of Handheld Mobile Devices: Their Impact A.