Surveying Mobile Learning Around the World (@WBedutech)

Although from 2012, I'm not sure that these findings have moved forward much further - some interesting thoughts: The papers themselves are quite varied in their approaches, formats and content, but, taken together, UNESCO has identified five key trends worth considering (please note that the words are from UNESCO, we have rendered certain of them in bold for added emphasis): Many parents, teachers and even students tend to view mobile technology as out of place in…

Tablets in the Classroom

Having seen the results of the University of Winchester's tablet survey, and the knowledge that one module has been trailing encouraging students to use their phones/tablets in class, it's interesting to see this story: Teaching with the aid of notebook PCs is given a cautious thumbs up by lecturers. Jack Grove writes The pros and cons of teaching students with a tablet PC have been assessed in a new study. The tablet computer is the latest…