The Fabulous Field Trip Guide: Mobile Learning and QR Codes

Teacher Reboot Camp

As I venture to more museums, landmarks and national parks, I have noticed how these sites are making their exhibits more engaging by adding a mobile component. Before planning your next field trip, discover ways the site is integrating QR codes, mobile apps, and. Teachers and Learning to Go. Many sites and museums have mobile apps for exploring the site. Museum Hunt – an iOS/Android app that get students to learn while playing a game.

12 awesome digital and mobile learning resources

eSchool News

Digital and mobile learning can invigorate a dull classroom, boosting student engagement and motivating students to immerse themselves in learning. Related content: Mobile apps for students with special needs. The eSchool News Digital & Mobile Learning Guide is here!

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The challenges of mobile learning in the classroom

Neo LMS

This is especially evident over the decade, as schools have increasingly adopted mobile learning as a signature initiative using BYOD and 1:1 programs and investing in tablets to provide their students with access to a wealth of relevant educational content and learning opportunities.

Fun Video Project! Produce a TV Commercial for an Invention

Teacher Reboot Camp

Then turn a version of this list into a rubric for students to evaluate their peers’ video commercials and for you to evaluate their projects. Find more tips and resources for student video projects here. The Smartie Pen -Video commericial project from Esther Seo on Vimeo.

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LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

Lesson Ideas for Mobile Learning

Educator Innovator

New media educator Howard Rheingold interviews educator Shelly Terrell about her new book, which highlights the power of students’ mobile devices to drive learning in and out of the classroom. I’ve learned a great deal from her.

10 Web Tools and Apps for Creating Screencast Videos

Teacher Reboot Camp

Creating a video of one’s screen (screencasting) is a powerful way to demonstrate knowledge. Our students can create how-to videos to teach others how to use favorite web tools or to demonstrate a process. Check out this awesome graphic by Tony Vincent to learn more!

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Mobile Learning and Indian Education System

EdSense

Students often show more interest in learning from mobile phones, palmtops, tablets and personal digital assistants. Blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor learning environment, mobile devices have become a prominent learning tool. New Learning Paradigms.

Video communication apps and mobile learning

Nik Peachey

One of the great things about mobile devices such as tablets, iPads and phones is that most modern devices have good quality cameras and microphones built in. Mailvu also provides mobile apps for iOS, Android an Blackberry. It combines video conferencing with reading stories out loud.

Video Projects to Engage Learners: 20+ Tools & Tips

Teacher Reboot Camp

Humans are incredibly visual and powerful, moving images help us find meaning… [and] video helps capture and contextualize the world around us.” – Dan Patterson. make it easy for anyone to quickly produce, publish, and share their videos. Chances are your students have already produced their own videos and shared them with the world. So why not have your students share their knowledge through video projects? Teaching with Videos from Shelly Sanchez Terrell.

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A new recipe for digital, mobile learning

eSchool News

CoSN resource highlights how leaders can best position their schools for digital and mobile success. As leaders we need to stop re-inventing the wheel regarding mobile learning. Next page: How the digital and mobile guides help leaders focus on success.

DIY Video Lesson to Illustrate Process Analysis

Teacher Reboot Camp

My students learn nine different types of essay forms in one semester. The following is a description of how we create DIY (Do It Yourself) videos. Creating video tutorials is the first mission in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions.

20 Web Tools and Apps for Learners to Create Fun Videos

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Humans are incredibly visual and powerful, moving images help us find meaning… video helps capture and contextualize the world around us.” Students enjoy producing short videos and showing their creativity. Planning a video project doesn’t have to be a huge headache. Check out my slide presentation ( download for free ) below for more ideas and find over 1001 video production ideas here. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go.

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Fun Video Project! Produce a TV Commercial for an Invention

Teacher Reboot Camp

Then turn a version of this list into a rubric for students to evaluate their peers’ video commercials and for you to evaluate their projects. Find more tips and resources for student video projects here. The Smartie Pen -Video commericial project from Esther Seo on Vimeo.

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Mobile Learning in Georgetown ISD

EdTechSandyK

Over the past year, the school district I work for has made tremendous strides in the realm of mobile learning. BYOD BYOT Georgetown ISD iPad mobile learning mobile technology

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.

5 Can’t Miss Mobile Learning Resources

The Mobile Native

Guest Post for BrainPop Mobile Learning Integration via @kylepace If you are looking to integrate iPads and iPods into your classroom curriculum, this is the site for you! Mobile Learning Portal This resource provides a vast array of mobile learning information. It also has sections on mobile learning books, articles, journals and conferences. Tony Vincent is a pioneer in the mobile learning community. BrainPop Mobile Learnin

Go On Incredibly Fun Learning Adventures With These Amazing Green Screen Ideas!

Teacher Reboot Camp

The video still came out wonderfully and I could use any background image behind my students. With more preparation you can integrate green screen technology in much more imaginative and advanced ways that will send students your students on incredible learning adventures!

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Teaching through the camera lens: 10 activities with photos and video

Ditch That Textbook

Ed Tech cameras cell phones edtech educational technology mobile learning photosOnce, it was so handy to carry one of those disposable film cameras around in our pockets.

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SafeShare: Share Videos Safely, Without Distractions (New 3 Minute TOOL-torial)

EmergingEdTech

Want Students to Watch Videos but Concerned About Distractions and Inappropriate Content? Video is an increasingly important element in the teaching tool set, but we. SafeShare.tv = Problem Solved. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

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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. With Vine you can create 6 second videos with your Android, Window or IOS devices.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learn Emoji. Duolingo offers a free course for anyone to learn emoji in 5 minutes. Bill Nye has 6 YouTube videos where he explains science with emojis. Students can learn the periodic table of elements by representing each element with an emoji and explaining the connection.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learn Emoji. Duolingo offers a free course for anyone to learn emoji in 5 minutes. Bill Nye has 6 YouTube videos where he explains science with emojis. Students can learn the periodic table of elements by representing each element with an emoji and explaining the connection.

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. Simple cell phones come with the ability to take photos, create videos, record audio, text, and take notes. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go.

Add Questions to Videos and Monitor Student Progress, for Free, with EdPuzzle

EmergingEdTech

Easily Assess Student Engagement With Video Lessons With This Powerful Free Application Being able to take any video and add questions to it that students must answer before continuing to watch is an.

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8 Cool Resources for Students to Use to Conduct Interviews

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of this critical eye is learning how to gather knowledge from reputable sources. We can help our students learn this important process by getting them to conduct interviews with peers or experts. Conducting interviews and piecing together a newscast is one of the missions in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions. Get your copy of Hacking Digital Learning , The 30 Goals Challenge , or Learning to Go.

50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning in 2015. We’ve discussed the merits and utility of video games in the classroom before, so we won’t beleaguer the point. There isn’t one, clear definition for what a “good” video game should be.

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How—and Why—We Can Improve the Future of Mobile Learning

Edsurge

When Massive Open Online Courses (or MOOCs) were first introduced, people quickly realized these platforms could help students learn more effectively at their own pace on their own schedule. This development, combined with tremendous growth in mobile device usage due to improved technology, naturally led to a shift in mobile learning patterns. Despite this promising beginning, the role of mobile devices in the classroom and in education overall is still rather limited.

Why mobile learning? -- an inspiring video

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

This is so inspiring. Thanks to Thomas Whitby @tomwhitby for adding this to The Educator''s PLN Ning. (??? ? ) @mauilibrarian2 This post was originally published at mauilibrarian2 in Olinda. mlearning autism edtech iPad

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. Show them the Animal Selfies Tumblr or the Selfie Animal Tips video.

8 Great Educational Song Videos, from my Favorite 7th Grader!

EmergingEdTech

Sharing Some Excellent Examples of one of the Most Fun Learning Constructs Ever Conceived Most of us have heard “teaching tunes” like the Periodic Table song featured above.

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Visualize Learning with Photo Challenges and Projects

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learners can use these photos in projects, digital stories, or other learning projects to provide an authentic voice and to show the learning that is taking place all around them. Students go on a mission to take a photo that represents the learning they are doing in your class that they also see in their homes or environment. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go. Students can create videos and animated slideshows with their images.

Selfie Activities to Inspire Reflection on Digital Identity

Teacher Reboot Camp

This is why one of the missions in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions in Your Classroom , is for learners to go on a selfie adventure. Get your copy of Hacking Digital Learning , The 30 Goals Challenge , or Learning to Go. Inspire students to go on selfie adventures to explore cultures, take risks, and learn about the world by showing them Alex Chacon’s Around the World in 360° Degrees – 3 Year Epic Selfie video.

6 considerations for addressing the “what” and “how” of mobile learning

The Innovative Educator

Learning is increasingly online and mobile, anytime and anywhere. For those who are ready to move past the “should we” conversation behind mobile learning, we need to determine the how. How will technology be used to support learning goals?

The 7 C’s of Meaningful Learning Begin with Citizenship

Teacher Reboot Camp

These are ideas I shared in my recent keynote for ICEIndiana, Byte-sized Potential and Learning with the 8 C’s (Compassion, Communication, Creativity, Courage, Critical Thinking, Curiosity, Collaboration, and Citizenship ). Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go.