Using an iPod Touch with 8 Year Old Students

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Here is a video of how one teacher (who was fortunate enough to obtain a full class set if iPod Touch devices) is using new technologies with 8 year old children to help them learn. Tags: edushifts iPod in Education ipod ipod touch This video raises a number of questions for me: What lesson can we learn from this? What is the role of experimentation of new methodologies in the classroom?

6 Teachers talk about the iPod Touch and learning

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This new paper describes how Australian teachers are using the iPhone and iPod Touch to A. 6 Educators Talk About iPhone Use High Qual Publish at Scribd or explore others: Internet & Technolog Research learning iphone mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 eLearning Education for the iPod Generation. Tags: iPod Touch mLearning mobile learning iphone

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6 Queensland Educators talk about the iPod Touch

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This new paper describes how Australian teachers are using the iPhone and iPod Touch to A. Publish at Scribd or explore others: Internet & Technolog Research learning iphone. Tags: mobile/miniaturisation uLearning iPhone iPod Touch mlearning mobile learning assist them as Educators, and B. to enhance learning. As such, it presents a vital survey of apps and ideas to be shared with other teachers also beginning to use this platform.

The iPod Touch for mobile learning: a presentation

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I was recently fortunate enough to be able to present at the Innovative Technology in Schools Conference in Brisbane on the topic of mobile learning. Imagine my excitement at having a set of 30 iPod Touch’s available for the participants to learn on! Tags: mobile/miniaturisation uLearning iPhone iPod Touch ITSC09 mlearning mobile

Learn 4 Life » What happens when you give a class of 8 year old children an iPod touch each?

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Learn 4 Life Blog About Advertising FAQ Consultancy/ clients Contact Second Life Consultancy What happens when you give a class of 8 year old children an iPod touch each? We have worked on a number of innovation projects in the past and he never fails to surprise me… As well as the school going through a massive rebuilding programme, they have also introduced a set of iPod touches into one year 4 class, for each child , to see what happens.

Pockets of Potential | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Research has shown that, if used properly, mobile technologies have the power to promote and foster collaboration and communication, which are deemed essential for 21st-century success. Educators and learners often face a love-hate relationship with technology. Tags: K-12 ipod

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

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Spectrum > Mobile Learning, Libraries, And Technologies Spectrum Is Devoted To Documenting Any and All Topics Relating To Mobile Learning, Mobile Library Services, and Mobile Technologies. Technology Counts 2010 > Powering Up: Mobile Learn.

Keeping in touch | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch A day in the life of a 21st Century Classroom Home About Forum From the kids iPod Touch Apps Josh’s Tips Lessons Keeping in touch Posted by: louiseduncan | January 10, 2010 | No Comment | As a new year begins, there are already many plans and ideas afoot for mLearning at Shepparton High School and beyond. It is a network to foster communication and collaboration about the use of the iPod touch in the classroom.

Get some perspective… (a primer piece re: lofty ideals vs on the ground realities in regards to educational technology deployments)

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I just found out that I’m one of about 20,000 people in Australia working in the area of information and communication technology in education ( [link] ). It bravely but sensibly leaves handing out the actual technology until step 20. THERE IS SOMETHING WHICH COMES BEFORE TECHNOLOGY.

You are Never Alone » From the Coal Face: iPod Touch in the Classroom

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Twitter From the Coal Face: iPod Touch in the Classroom Today’s post features a number of Australian schools using iPods and iPod Touches in the classroom. Kathleen McGeady has been using an iPod Touch in her classroom for over twelve months.

Mobile phones as cultural resources for learning | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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How to do mLearning Research | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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’ Eg: Using a mobile device, connectivity People working in eLearning have had 20 years to place theories and research over a stable environment Will there be a convergent device that will resolve all mobile learning issue in the same way a PC is a long term, world standard technology?

The Maricopa Experience: What's on Your iPod Touch? Mobile Apps for Learning

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The Maricopa Experience This is my blog about teaching with technology in the Maricopa Community College District. I provide tips and insights about many of the technologies Ive tried and use currently in my teaching. Thursday, May 28, 2009 Whats on Your iPod Touch?

In the News…March 2010 | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch A day in the life of a 21st Century Classroom Home About Forum From the kids iPod Touch Apps Josh’s Tips Lessons In the News…March 2010 Posted by: louiseduncan | March 7, 2010 | No Comment | App Development: A new product on the radar for developing iPod touch / iPhone / iPad Apps using ENGLISH. Teaching all students Technology train of thought The life of iDeon 2.0

Mobile Learning: constructing a themed approach | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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RSS Feed – I will create an RSS feed reader for the New York Times dinosaur news so my students can keep in touch with the latest discoveries and stories of interest to report back to the class and discuss with their families at home. The video content embedded here is from YouTube and will play on the iPod touch YouTube App. ) Fast File – The fast file give teachers a quick and simple way to deliver a resource to a student on their iPod touch.

Essential Ingredients for the Implementation of Mobile Learning | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch A day in the life of a 21st Century Classroom Home About Forum From the kids iPod Touch Apps Josh’s Tips Lessons Essential Ingredients for the Implementation of Mobile Learning Posted by: louiseduncan | October 11, 2009 | 3 Comments | Here is a copy of my presentation from the best practice in action session at HHL09 in London last week for those who are interested. Tags: presentations iPods implementation

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can

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e- Facebook releases new Camera app for iPhone and iPod touch. 9- ADL has recognized the need for a SCORM that matches today’s technological challenges. 1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day. Relevant figures related to its competitors. c- President Obama issues a directive to urge major government agencies to focus on the “growing mobile revolution.”

Flash on my iPhone? It’s showdown time!

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For several years Adobe has been promoting Flash as a great technology for mobile devices (and it is). The latest move in the ongoing showdown is this slightly aggressive message iPhone and iPod Touch.

Where is Australia at on the mLearning to uLearning journey?

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It seemed logical after a time that of course as computing became more miniaturized and mobile, it would eventually become ubiquitous, or an unnoticed part of everything – invisible as all other technology that has proceeded it has after enough time has passed.

Mobile, ubiquitous access to 1.5 million books

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Any educators still doubting the power of mobile devices and web technologies really needs to see the following article. Tags: uLearning digital mobile iPhone mobile/miniaturisation iPod Touch books web2.0

Mobile Learning: A Brief Reading List

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iTouch Learning: A page on Jane Hart’s Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies website that lists of reasons why the iPhone/iPod Touch are ideal for mlearning. 100 Ways to Use Your iPod to Learn and Study Better: The title says it all. A post found on the iPod Hacker Blog. Why an iPod Touch in Education? Chris Webb’s blog post with links to resources that can be used on an iPod Touch to help students learn.

iPad 2: whats in it for education?

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Planning resources: > www.slidetolearn.info – beginners guide for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone in Education (updated regularly). > iPad in Education networks: > Slide2Learn iPad/iPhone/iPod touch learning community and events. >

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

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As the break-neck speed at which development of digital technology continues to take place, and considering that my November 27, 2007 blog post titled “Polling by Cell Phone - Can We Completely By-Pass Clickers?&# is currently my most viewed post, I decided to share an update concerning the use of a cell phone, and now even an iPod Touch, as a clicker. Tags: tools clicker iPod in Education Mobilelearner cell phone clickers Cell Phones in Education polling

Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!

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NokMote - Wii style interface with your Nokia !!

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Here at moblearn we love people who challenge the way we use our technology, and challenge our assumptions about interfaces. The iPhone / iPod Touch did that for me with its web browsing. Tactile zooming. Automatic rotation. But did you know some of the same magic is available for Nokia N95? Like the iPhone, it has an accelerometer inside, but until now it wasn't used for much. Until, that

Interactive technology keeps classes 'relevant'

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Morton said the technology frees her from standing behind a desk at the front of the classroom, allowing her to interact more with her students. The electronic tablet is one example of how classroom technology has grown by leaps and bounds from even just a few years ago — and many teachers and technology directors believe the changes have improved the teaching field. Beene said the district is not hurting for technology.

mLearning-World.com: Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, September 30, 2006 Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact Researcher Gartner Inc. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to.

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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They found that not only did the use of paper dramatically decrease, but that iPads were “effective, durable, reliable and achieve their educational aims of going further, faster and with more fun” and that they “have advantages for TCFS over other technologies such as netbooks and laptops”.

October Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning October 1, 2009 to October 31, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Mobile iEducator | the world of mobile learning

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Susan Wells has been monitoring a great discussion surrounding her experiences using iPod Touches with her middle school in North Carolina. The padded case saves the iPod iTouches and iPhones from accidental drops. and a true benefit of the iTouch, iPhone technology.

iPods in Education Part 12: Customized Learning Using Apps

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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. 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. This is where the iPod Touch comes in. Today’s technology allows for more.

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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A classroom without walls may mean that digital notes are being passed around, but the problem lies not in the technology, rather it is found in the way we think about it. Embracing mobile technology is a smart move for todays educators; were observing this become realized.

The Mobile Learner

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iTouch Learning: A page on Jane Hart’s Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies website that lists of reasons why the iPhone/iPod Touch are ideal for mlearning. 100 Ways to Use Your iPod to Learn and Study Better: The title says it all.

September Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Learn 4 Life » What happens when you give a class of 8 year old children an iPod touch each? Best of Mobile Learning September 1, 2009 to September 30, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

POS 51 » Technology in Education

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Home About On Emergent Contact Technology in Education Posted in Church , Featured , Technology on December 30th, 2008 : 2 Comments My boss here at DTS is working through a series called “ Five Things the Church Should Know About Technology “ This fall my alma mater began their Mobile Learning innitiative. Now all freshmen and their teachers are able to integrate technology and learning both in and out of the classroom.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

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Mobile learning will meld with social networking on every learner's mobile device making the two technologies a fully integrated experience; support for these two technologies will be an essential part of every mlearning vendor's core offerings. A.K.A.

July Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Upside Learning , July 19, 2010 Speak Up 2009: The biggest Obstacle to Using Technology in Ed.Not Being Able to Use Student's Own Mobile Devices!

NMC Mobile Projects

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Recently the New Media Consortium (NMC) sent out a survey to their membership looking for examples of member's mobile technology projects. Additionally they have posted a survey of favorite iPhone/iPod Touch apps.Thanks for sharing, NMC! They have now posted over 40 responses along with their descriptions and URLs. I am still going through it and finding some interesting projects.

Mobile Web Grows – But User’s Can Find it Tough

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Platform Specific Sites: iPhone and Safari: https://developer.apple.com/safari/ Note: Link is on the right side, “Safari on iPhone and iPod Touch&#. simulator (will show you what it looks like in the iPhone frame, doesn’t mimic the touch, gestures, etc.) Tags: Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience us mobile learning mobile design mobile web mobile web usage

Connected Admin » Mobile Technology at the University of Washington – It is about the community

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The internet and mobile technology is changing the nature of how we learn.