ULEARNING BLOG Computers aren’t so special anymore, but the kids may be better off: An introduction to mobile ‘appliance computing’ in Queensland schools
| THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2012
While some teachers in Queensland participated in a small PDA (personal digital assistant) trial in 2005, and others purchased small numbers of Nintendo DS handhelds, it has really been the release of the iPod touch (and then iPad), as well as the introduction of the XO mini-laptop program from One Laptop per Child Australia (OLPC), that has boosted the numbers of devices in schools. A strong case can be made that a revolution is underway in how computers are being perceived and used in schools across the world. How do we know this? Figures from analyst house Telsyte show that 1.4 phone?
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2010 Cisco Blog » Blog Archive » Educause 2010 Proves Learning is (Going) Mobile
That is how I closed each of my 8 presentations at the Cisco booth at Educause 2010 this week. What I should have said instead though is “Learning is Mobile”. Mobility in Education is not a future trend; it is happening right now all around us. And I should have known better since Higher Education has been a very early adopter of wireless networking and our customers are constantly interested in the latest technology. had less than an hour to walk the expo floor, but during that time I had multiple discussions that proved just how mobile education already is. My conclusion? billion by 2014.”
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | MONDAY, JULY 26, 2010 E-learning on Mobile Phones | MoSo Technology Blog
Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About MoSo Tech! Directory Technology Channel Science Channel Stores « Why were we born in the now human history, not in the past or in the future? Green Electricity Production – Have You Heard The News ? » E-learning on Mobile Phones by Cyprien E-learning on Mobile Phones The main advantage of E-learning is independence of both location and time. However the minimum requirement of E-learning is a personal computer, which has to be fixed at one place. Using technological devices such as Mobile phones can solve these types of problems. Crazy!
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | FRIDAY, JULY 23, 2010 Mobile Learning;Lessons learnt from the eLearning Africa 2010 - telecentre.org
Keegan (2005) He further stated that online forums allows students to chat , participate in threaded discussions ,read and post blogs , this which help them to express their views , learn from others ,creating a better platform for knowledge sharing.Digital immigrants engage in several modes of online forums , print out emails , and digital natives have hypertext minds , use short attention spellings and focus on tools they use. The session was chaired by Richard Niyonkuru,M & E Advisor for ICT ,Ministry of Education ,Rwanda. Can these really drive student performance?
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2009 How Mobile Cell Phones Change Everything When We Do - Ewan McIntosh | Digital Media & Education
Teachers decide pedagogy, not administrators, authorities or Governments. Where mp3 players were the hot item in 2003, the iPod shuffle and mini took until 2005 to hit the mainstream school audience. Will Richardson posts the above picture and asks "how many educators look at that picture and think "OMG, puhleeeeese let me teach in that classroom!" I suspect not many)". He points out that with the mobile technologies already in our students' pockets we're probably not far off that level of ubiquitous kitting out in our schools already. He's right. What can we aspire to?
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2009 Learning in Hand Blog by Tony Vincent
government and their role in a particular issue. Create It in Your Hand, Share It with the World Below is some of my 30 minute talk at Handheld Learning 2009 in London. The presentation is called Create It in Your Hand, Share It with the World. decided to become a teacher when I was in sixth grade. From then on I studied each and every teacher I had and analyzed each and every activity they had me do. As a student I vowed to remember what I liked and didn’t like like when I was finally the one in charge. was lucky enough to have Palm computers for my fifth grade students in 2001. Presto!
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2009 Mobile Learning: A Springboard Discussion - Taking Teaching Further
2005). Proceedings of World Conference on E- Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2007 (pp. Skip to content Taking Teaching Further Evaluating emerging technologies and their teaching implications in higher education Contact Contributors Feeds Why Log In Register Categories: Design LMS News Pedagogy Podcasting Research Reviews Tutorials Mobile Learning: A Springboard Discussion Background As our office has been researching mobile learning, we decided to discuss it and record the discussion to see what happened. It could also mean a mobile phone.
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2009 Province, industry, and university partner for mobile learning research | Tony Bates
iCORE is providing $760,000 over five years, Athabasca University is contributing $1.6 million, Xerox Canada is contributing $310,000, and Allan Markin is contributing $450,000.’ ’ Written by tony2 · Filed Under Events , Technology , geolocation , mobile learning Tagged: 2009 , Alberta , Athabasca University , iCORE , k , Kinshuk , Malkin , mobile learning , Xerox Canada Comments Got something to say? et al. 2008) The Tower and the Cloud Kimberly on Laptops in lectures Blog@UOe-L » Blog Archive » Laptops nas aulas teórias?
MLEARNOPEDIA DELICIOUS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2008 Faster Wi-Fi coming to cell phones, thanks to Broadcom - OCRegister.com
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MLEARNING WORLD A bright future for mobiles in schools? Yes.
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2007
According to Culp, Honey and Mandinach, a 1983 report by the Commission on Educational Excellence was the first to include a recommendation that all high school graduates in the United States should “understand the computer as an information, computation and communication device; [be able to] use the computer in the study of the other Basics and for personal and work-related purposes; and understand the world of computers, electronics, and related technologies”(“A Retrospective”, 2005, p280). Enjoy! ? Copyright 2007 Jonathan W. email@example.com Introduction 2.0 learing+2.0