The 3 key ingredients for mobile learning success

eSchool News

Don’t forget these keys of mobile implementations. Why are some mobile learning implementations successful while others struggle? When it comes to mobile learning success, leaving out just one key ingredient can ruin an otherwise perfect recipe.

Document Learning Made Visible with the Super Note App

Brilliant or Insane

This year, I’ve spent a good deal of time coaching students and teachers to make learning visible within and beyond their classrooms. Those who strive to make learning visible appreciate [.]. Featured Mobile Learning Technology visible learning Brilliant or Insane.

Be That Cool Teacher- Mobile Learning in The Classroom 101

MSEDTechie

With the recent expansion of mobile learning through various teaching tools such as iPads, laptops, ipod touches, and various other tablets, it is important for educators to know how to strengthen their instructional practices using these practical tools.

Offline Activities with Mobile Devices

Teacher Reboot Camp

“You can see an evident shift from formal curriculum-based learning to informal just-in-time learning, and this is just the beginning!” ~ Pooja Jaisingh. Even without an Internet connection students learn a lot with mobile devices, laptops, and other technologies. Students carry these powerful learning tools in their pockets and can capture the learning all around them. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go.

Get Learners Moving With Mobile Devices

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learning is not the product of teaching. Learning is the product of the activity of learners.” Unlike many other technologies, mobile devices can support physical health along with learning. With a mobile device students can create, problem solve, critical think, and engage with the world around them. In my digital book, Learning to Go , you’ll find rubrics, handouts, and lesson plans for some of the activities listed below.

20+ Incredible Digital Research Apps

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Technology is enabling our need to be mobile. We want to ensure that learning matches our lifestyle.”- Our learners live in a connected world and daily use their devices to learn about the world around them. Tons of free mobile apps engage our students in the research process, which includes planning, searching for information, note-taking, evaluating information, and disseminating their research. ”- Tony Bingham.

Creating Digital Books: 15+ Ideas & Resources

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. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. Creating & Learning with Digital Books from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Students can learn math, science and literature while helping feed others by creating cookbooks. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers !

Teacher Zen with Google: 50+ Tips, Tools, & Apps

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learn with great passion. Learn with great enthusiasm.” You can accomplish so many time consuming tasks, such as grading, assessment, providing feedback, research, creating spreadsheets, and more with Google Apps for Education (GAFE) , Google mobile apps, extensions, add-ons, and scripts. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. To get the most out of Google, learn to use add-ons for each product.

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20+ Incredible Digital Research Apps

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Technology is enabling our need to be mobile. We want to ensure that learning matches our lifestyle.”- Our learners live in a connected world and daily use their devices to learn about the world around them. Tons of free mobile apps engage our students in the research process, which includes planning, searching for information, note-taking, evaluating information, and disseminating their research. ”- Tony Bingham.

STEAM It Up with the 8 C’s! 50+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Don’t forget to check out my recent post about my keynote at ICEIndiana, Byte-sized Potential and Learning with the 8 C’s. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. Assign students a different part of something needing to be labeled, such as the human skeleton , and create QR codes their peers scan and learn! Play I Spy which is in my book Learning to Go ! Have students conduct field research and document their observations in a log!

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

They can include stickers, images, links, videos, drawings, and documents. Google Drive for all devices- I can document all events offline and it automatically updates when I get an Internet connection. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I am not a teacher, but an awakener. – Robert Frost.

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

They can include stickers, images, links, videos, drawings, and documents. Google Drive for all devices- I can document all events offline and it automatically updates when I get an Internet connection. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I am not a teacher, but an awakener. – Robert Frost.

CloudConvert - online file format conversion

Educational Technology Guy

It also works in mobile browsers so you can convert files on the go to be able to view them on your mobile device. It supports over 100 audio, video, document, archive, image, ebook, spreadsheet and presentation formats with advanced options for each.

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Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. For more information check out Otus on Technology and Learning.

STEAM It Up with the 8 C’s! 50+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Don’t forget to check out my recent post about my keynote at ICEIndiana, Byte-sized Potential and Learning with the 8 C’s. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. Assign students a different part of something needing to be labeled, such as the human skeleton , and create QR codes their peers scan and learn! Play I Spy which is in my book Learning to Go ! Have students conduct field research and document their observations in a log!

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. For more information check out Otus on Technology and Learning.

6 Ways to Make Edtech Affordable on Any Budget

Gaggle Speaks

Although the benefits of technology in the classroom and the need to equip today’s students for the modern workforce are well-documented, schools often cite cost and budget constraints as the reason more technology isn’t yet available to their students and teachers. Mobile Learning

Learn in 60 Seconds!

WJU EdTech

” I enjoy learning new information and learning in little bite size pieces of 60 seconds is easily manageable. Keep learning! EdTech Ideas Education Grovo mobile learning Professional Development Training

The Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration

TeachThought - Learn better.

In lieu of being incredible pieces of hardware with significant learning potential, iPad adoption has produced uneven learning results thus far. iPad Mobile Learning Technology classrooms ipad workflowThe Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration. by Noah Kravitz. Background.

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Not 1:1? There's Still Hope for Implementing iPads! #iPlza13 #not121

EdTechSandyK

at the 2013 iPadPalooza Learning Festival in Austin, Texas. Below is our presentation as well as a folder of resource documents that schools implementing iPads in any way, shape, or form might benefit from. Also, if you have experience with or tips for deploying iPads in less than 1:1 environments, please share in the comments below so we can all learn together! Resource Documents Click or tap the blue box below to access supporting documents.

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1:1 Computing: Five Critical Questions

Gaggle Speaks

At this point, the conversation about one-to-one computing should be informed by what has been learned during the 20 years of experience. Let’s take a look at five key questions that pertain to one-to-one learning. Mobile Learning Safe Classroom Management Staying Compliant

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6 tips for making the most of your Chromebooks

eSchool News

I was ecstatic about the possibility of transforming my classroom into a nearly paperless learning environment. Curriculum eClassroom News Featured on eSchool News How-to Mobile Learning Professional Development

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. For more information check out Otus on Technology and Learning.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. For more information check out Otus on Technology and Learning.

1:1 iPads In A Third Grade Classroom

EdTechSandyK

Wright provided a synopsis of all of her tips in a downloadable document. You should check these out; this teacher knows her stuff and I learned a great deal of practical, useful information from her. An atmosphere of learning and collaboration will evolve.

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10 steps to a better one-to-one experience

eSchool News

It will take a few years before you and your students are completely comfortable with a range of digital tools and the ways they can enhance learning. Learn the nuts and bolts. Try searching for what you want to learn. Log in to your Learning Management System (LMS).

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Learning Shouldn't Stop When the Last Bell Rings

A Principal's Reflections

The end result was the formation of a pilot program where students and a teacher would be given a tablet device and then be tasked with developing a plan to extend learning beyond the school day. Jeff and I then created a Google Group called the “Tablet Ten” to collect information on how the tablets were being used to extend learning beyond the school day, provide feedback, and eventually develop a plan for Verizon Wireless.

Peer editing in digital and mobile environments

Nik Peachey

Increasingly though I've been having problems with the reliability of the free services these companies provide and the lack of reliable compatibility with mobile devices. apps collaborative learning mobile learning process writing web 2.0

1:1 iPads and Digital Learning in Belton ISD

EdTechSandyK

Lessons Learned from and Tips for 1:1 Implementations Staff Development is KEY!!! Teachers also had to transition from Windows PCs to Macbooks with only 1/2 day of training in addition to several days of learning about the iPads and integration approaches.

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Teacher Creativity Skill: Shoot and Edit Photos

The Playground Advocate

Another reason that I should learn more about shooting and editing photos is that I always have the tools I need to document the learning that is going on in my classroom on the fly. photo editors that are free and easy to learn.

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Student Experiences in a 1:1 iPad Environment

EdTechSandyK

Forty teachers were also involved in the initiative, which challenged all parties to integrate mobile computing devices into teaching and learning. First, each student shared his or her favorite apps for learning. The students were very articulate, and I enjoyed learning about their experiences, both the positives and the negatives. Allows you to toggle between documents easily. Keep notes and save documents within the app.

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Teacher Experiences in a 1:1 iPad Environment

EdTechSandyK

Teachers are no longer the keepers and disseminators of knowledge but become facilitators of learning. If the iPads are going to be out, what are we going to be doing with them that makes them useful to learning right now? There is a YouTube video for learning to use this.

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The Future of eLearning - 10 Trends To Be Aware Of

ViewSonic Education

For those who don’t know what it is, eLearning refers to learning that utilizes electronic means to create a more dynamic and instructive learning environment. Adaptive Learning. Social Learning. Video learning. Mobile Learning.

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