Verizon Mobile Learning Academy

The Mobile Native

New National Research Indicates Teacher Professional Development Program to Integrate Mobile Technology May Have Positive Impact on Students’ Standardized Math Test Scores Verizon, the Program’s Creator, and its partner, International Society for Technology in Education, to Launch Verizon Mobile Learning Academy to Train More Teachers Nationwide NEW CARROLLTON, Md. – ISTE Mobile Learning

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. Here are a few of the ideas I talked about during my presentation: Mobile Show and Tell - Divide students into small groups (3 to 5 students). Each student spends about 30 seconds sharing a personal photo from a mobile device and the anecdote behind the photo.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

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. In it she highlights the aggressive momentum in mobile, the rapid emergence of new technology platforms, including wearable computing, and the staggering growth of the Internet in China. Source: INTERNET TRENDS 2014 – CODE CONFERENCE.

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. Millions around the world read, create, produce, direct, summarize, translate, edit, and share outside of learning institutions everyday on their mobile devices or through the web. If students are learning about geometric shapes, then their videos should be close-ups of these shapes.

4 Reasons Students Prefer Mobile Learning

Brilliant or Insane

In Teaching the iStudent: A Quick Guide to Using Mobile Devices and Social Media in the K-12 Classroom (Corwin, 2014), I contend that we are not far from every student, no matter his or her age, having some kind of Internet-ready mobile device. The sooner teachers embrace mobile learning, the [.]. The post 4 Reasons Students Prefer Mobile Learning appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Infographics Mobile Learning mobile learning

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!

Tools 315

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. The ninth annual E-Rate Trends Report from Funds For Learning shows that the federal E-rate program is still critical in establishing broadband connectivity for schools and libraries. 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!

Tools 244

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. The post The Mobile Learning Imperative in Higher Education appeared first on | elearning, mobile learning, gamification and more. Infographic Mobile Learning #highered Higher Education infographic mlearning smartphones in college

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!

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. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning edtech mlearning poetry writing writing with technology “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.”

Tools 236

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. The Mobile World Congress predicts that as early as 2014, mobile phone subscriptions will outstrip the global population (~7.9 For many that is already a reality.

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

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.

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. Otus - A fantastic and easy to use 1:1 learning solution for mobile classrooms (i.e Rosetta Stone for Kids - A wonderful free iPad app for kids ages 3-7 learning how to read.

iPad 61

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. apps for elementary Brad Wilson Dreambition education iPad mobile learning nwp slide 2 learn TAT teaching Tell About This Write About This writing apps writing project

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. 5.75% of mobile learners praised the convenience and time management benefits. 6.46% of mobile workers would pic a smartphone over a tablet or a laptop as their favorite device. Infographic Mobile Learning

Babies and Mobile Devices. Where Are YOU on the issue?

Kevin Corbett

She says babies learn through eye contact and interaction with the world. A child’s brain develops rapidly during these first years, and young children learn best by interacting with people, not screens. The post Babies and Mobile Devices. appeared first on | elearning, mobile learning, gamification and more. Technology "Fisher-Price''s Apptivity Seat Is Bad for Babies" apptivity seat infant development mobile devices natali morris parenting screen time

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. Building on the "Bring Your Own Device" Revolution 7. 11 Sample Education BYOT Policies to Help Create Your Own 8. 20 BYOD Resources by Category 9. 10 Places to Find Great BYOD Lesson Plans 10.

BYOD 85

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

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. iPad and iPod Resources 4. The 55 Best Free Educational Apps for iPad 5. 15 Literacy Apps to Create Books on the iPad 6. 23 Ways to Use the iPad in a PBL Classroom 7. Middle School iPad Apps 8.

iPad 87

Mobile Learning Stats That Will Blow Your Mind (INFOGRAPHIC)

Kevin Corbett

Infographic Mobile Learning

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). If you are an administrator, stop supporting or enforcing a gatekeeper approach and allow educators to use free social media tools to engage learners, unleash their creativity, and enhance learning.

BYOD 253

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

Leaders Rank Mobile Learning the Top School Tech Priority for 2017

Leadership Lounge

For the first time, mobile learning is ranked the top priority by school IT leaders, according to findings released by the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) in its 2017 K-12 Leadership Survey Report. Mobile learning is defined as the idea of 24/7 access, according to Paula Maylahn of Paula Maylahn Consulting and author of the survey. “Mobile learning doesn’t always mean 1:1, but we are seeing schools move away from the computer lab,” she said.

BYOD 44

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.

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." When it comes to educational technology I often get the feeling that the learning is often secondary. Our motto is pedagogy first, technology second if appropriate when integrating mobile learning devices.

BYOD 251

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. Uncategorized early childhood education infographic k-12 education mlearning Mobile Learning

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. The game is based on all of the cartoon inventions that Rube Goldberg has made famous. I have used this app within my classroom to promote problem-solving and critical thinking skills that go above and beyond the core curriculum.

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. T he Relevant Educator: How Connectedness Empowers Learning , by Tom Whitby and Steven Anderson (Hey, thats me! ): Two of the profession''s most connected educators explain how to effectively use social media to build a professional learning network.

The mobile agenda

Learning with 'e's

I was very pleased to be invited by Learning Pool to headline their autumn tour , at venues in the cities of Sheffield, Cardiff and London. During the conference series, I worked closely with Denise Hudson-Lawson and Andrew Jacobs , two of the other invited speakers, in workshops on mobile learning. This was a subject high on the agenda at Learning Pool, and remains a very important trend for work-based learning. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e''s.

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. 5.75% of mobile learners praised the convenience and time management benefits. 6.46% of mobile workers would pic a smartphone over a tablet or a laptop as their favorite device. Infographic Mobile Learning

It’s time to update your school website for mobile

eSchool News

If you’ve ever tried to get a button on your iPad to respond to a simple tap without success; squinted to be able to see letters on your mobile phone screen; or spent far too much time riffling through traditional website to get the information that you’re looking for, then you know what poor responsive web design looks and feels like. Featured on eSchool News How-to IT Newsletter Keys to Successful Mobile LearningSmartphones are here to stay. Does your website know that?

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. In addition to having access to incredible learning, we have the potential to impact the world through social media. Part of the category, Byte-sized Potential.