Verizon Mobile Learning Academy

The Mobile Native

New national research indicates that training teachers to integrate mobile technology into instruction may have a positive effect on students’ standardized test scores and academic achievement. ISTE Mobile Learning

Mobile Momentum: Internet Trends Report 2014

Kevin Corbett

MOBILE MOMENTUM GROWING. The former Wall Street technology analyst, now a general partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers , published her latest report on the state of the web on May 28, 2014. Source: INTERNET TRENDS 2014 – CODE CONFERENCE.

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Pump Students Up with Digital Icebreakers

Teacher Reboot Camp

Find some of these icebreakers and other digital activities in my ebook, Learning to Go , which is currently $5.99. Learning to Go also contains editable handouts and rubrics that are mobile-friendly. Mobile Me Pictionary - Give each student 3 notecards.

6 Second Learning with Vine: 22+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of the Byte-sized Potential and Mobile Learning categories. Most of our students love learning and creating even if they do not express this in our classes. If students are learning about geometric shapes, then their videos should be close-ups of these shapes.

Byte-sized Potential: Can Compassion & Citizenship Go Viral?

Teacher Reboot Camp

It lets people learn things they didn’t think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential. The most powerful learning and communication tools are in the hands of millions worldwide. Part of the category, Byte-sized Potential.

The Mobile Learning Imperative in Higher Education

Kevin Corbett

The Mobile Learning in Higher Education [ INFOGRAPHIC ]. With mobile devices being used at younger and younger ages, what are the implications for Higher Education? More on Mobile Learning.

6 ways the E-rate supports digital and mobile learning

eSchool News

Education leaders expect school internet needs to increase over the next several years, highlighting the need for increased bandwidth and resources to support growing digital learning demands on school networks. Related Content: eSchool News Digital & Mobile Learning Guide.

Creating Digital Books to Help Others: 20+ Apps, Tools & Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’ve included some ideas below and a slide presentation with tips and resources to get students creating digital books that help those around them while learning. Students can learn math, science and literature while helping feed others by creating cookbooks. Science experiments you can eat - students can learn the science behind making homemade ice cream, taffy, or fizzy potions. Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day!

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Students Explore Space in the Palm of Their Hands

A Principal's Reflections

educational technology mobile learning mobile learning devices New Milford High School science Towards the end of March and throughout April, Mrs. Moutafis'' Science & Society class at New Milford High School studied Space Exploration.

Digital Poets! Web Tools, Apps, & Lesson Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

Imagine students learning about the food chain by hearing a reading of “ Damselfly, Trout, Heron ” by John Engels. In the slide presentation and bookmarks below, I share ideas and resources for getting students to learn through poetry.

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Top 100 Sites/Apps of 2014

Technology Tidbits

As w/ the previous year''s list, more and more mobile apps are making the list as mobile learning continues to be the rising trend in education. However, that''s not to say that there isn''t a good amount of websites and Learning Management Systems showing up as well.

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Mapping mobile learning

Learning with 'e's

Mobile technology is a game changer. I have previously written on this blog about how mobile technology can give the edge and also about some of the social implications of learning on the move. We see this happening on a global scale through increasing mobile phone subscriptions.

Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

Teacher Reboot Camp

ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mapping Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day!

A Wake Up Call For School Leaders

A Principal's Reflections

This is not to say that they are unwilling to learn or embrace significant change in this area. Don''t wait another second to start building a Personal Learning Network (PLN).

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Creating Digital Books to Help Others: 20+ Apps, Tools & Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’ve included some ideas below and a slide presentation with tips and resources to get students creating digital books that help those around them while learning. Students can learn math, science and literature while helping feed others by creating cookbooks. Science experiments you can eat - students can learn the science behind making homemade ice cream, taffy, or fizzy potions. Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day!

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Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

Teacher Reboot Camp

ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mappingIncluded in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day!

The NEW app @TellAboutThis Offers: A Creative Way to Inspire and Capture Children's Ideas or Stories!

Kleinspiration

Brad is constantly thinking about how to make learning more Eventful and also enjoys working to empower teacher and student voices through the #MichED movement and podcast.

Devices Need to Support Learning

A Principal's Reflections

It really puts into perspective why we make many of the decisions that we do at New Milford High School as to why we decided to implement a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiative and don''t mandate the use of one specific tool to support learning. Let it support learning."

Passion, Potential, & Heroes That Fail Us

Teacher Reboot Camp

It lets people learn things they didn’t think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential.” – Steve Ballmer. They say you learn best from failures and mistakes so I feel more confident in continuing this journey. Thought-provoking mobile learning

20+ Mobile Learners Worth Following On Twitter #mlearning

The Mobile Native

Here is a list of 20+ Mobile Learners that share great mlearning content on twitter. Each one of them shares their unique views of mobile learning from around the world. Here is a list I created on twitter of 101 Mobile Learners. iPads Mobile Learning Twitter

30+ BYOD and BYOT Resources

The Mobile Native

20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps 17. AUPs BYOD BYOT Mobile Learning Forsyth County Schools BYOT 2. Chesapeake Public Schools BYOD 3. Marys City Schools BYOT 4. 10 BYOT/ BYOD Back to School Basics 5. 9 Steps for Schools to Create Their Own BYOD Policy 6.

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30+ iPad Resources

The Mobile Native

10 Apps for More Organized Project-Based Learning 19. 30 Of The Best Apps for Group Project-Based Learning 27. The Quick-Start Guide for iPads for Learning 29. iPads Mobile Learning Resources Only One iPad in the Classroom? iPad Apps Separated by Subject Area 3.

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8 Education Books For The Digital Age: The Connected Educator Series #CorwinCE

The Web20Classroom

But if you ask teachers who have never used a social network, blog, or mobile device for learning in their classrooms to discuss connected education, you are likely to be met with blank stares, furrowed eyebrows and shrugged shoulders.

Got Twitter? Make it Better! #TCEA14

EdTechSandyK

At the 2014 TCEA Convention and Exposition , I presented a concurrent session called Got Twitter? If you aren''t comfortable with the basics, you should start with my Twitter for Professional Learning resources before delving into the info presented here.

10 Must-Follow Mobilists on Twitter

The Mobile Native

Here is a list of ten people that have had a huge impact on the mobile learning world. Mobile Learning Mobilists Twitter

New! 30+ EdTech Resources Series

The Mobile Native

30+ BYOD and BYOT Resources 30+ iPad Resources 30+ QR Code Resources 30+ Mobile Learning Resources. BYOD BYOT iPads Mobile Learning QR Codes

Rube Works: "The Official Rube Goldberg Invention Game"

The Mobile Native

Apps iPads Mobile Learning Rube Works is the official Rube Goldberg invention game. This app is quite impressive. It is designed for ages 9 to adult, but my six year old son is able to manipulate the contraptions to solve the puzzles.

12 Ways to Join the Twitter Party to Celebrate Digital Learning Day 2014

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

Digital Learning Day raises awareness about the ways digital learning supports educators. Follow the official Digital Learning Day account @OfficialDLDay 2. engchat — Digital Learning Day (@OfficialDLDay) February 4, 2014 4.

Why Consider Mobile Learning? (Infographic)

Kevin Corbett

2015 80% of people will be accessing the Internet from mobile devices. 2012, 65% of workers declared their mobile devices to be their “most critical work device.”. 4.99% of mobile learners believed the format and presentation enhanced their learning.

30+ QR Code Resources

The Mobile Native

44 QR Code Resources for Teaching and Learning 16. Learning in Hand #25: QR Codes 18. 3 Fun Ways to Use QR Codes for Language Learning 24. 51 Interesting Ways to Use QR Codes to Support Learning 25. QR Codes and Student Centered Learning 26. QR Codes in Education- Livebinder by Steven Anderson Tony Vincent- Learning in Hand #24: QR Codes. Mobile Learning QR Codes A Dummies Guide to QR Codes 2. QR Code Implementation Guide 3.

Mobile Learning Stats That Will Blow Your Mind (INFOGRAPHIC)

Kevin Corbett

Infographic Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Stats That Will Blow Your Mind (INFOGRAPHIC)

Kevin Corbett

The post Mobile Learning Stats That Will Blow Your Mind (INFOGRAPHIC) appeared first on | elearning, mobile learning, gamification and more. Infographic Mobile Learning

Parents Thoughts on Mobile Learning [INFOGRAPHIC]

Kevin Corbett

What Are Parents Thoughts on Mobile Learning [ INFOGRAPHIC ]. What are YOUR thoughts on Mobile Learning? More on Mobile Learning. The post Parents Thoughts on Mobile Learning [INFOGRAPHIC] appeared first on | elearning, mobile learning, gamification and more.

BYOD in Elementary Schools

EdTechSandyK

Let''s collect some fabulous resources so we can all learn from one another and improve instruction for all of our students. BYOD BYOT collaboration mobile learning Image Used With Permission Have you implemented BYOD in an elementary school setting? In the U.S., that''s grades K-5, or students aged 5-11.

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Are Students Off-Task in Class on Phones? There's an App for That!

A Principal's Reflections

Recently I recently learned about Pocket Points , an app that educators are using to promote better decision-making amongst students with the goal of keeping them off their phones when not being used to achieve learning outcomes associated with the class.

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