Teaching with mobile devices: FAQs [part 1]

e-Moderation Station

in class, you’re swimming against the tide. Question 2: Some schools invest in class sets of tablet computers to get around this issue. There are the purely technical issues such as devices not working or not connecting to the school wifi.

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Mobile Learning #5: A Case Study

e-Moderation Station

Students are constantly bringing their mobile phones and iPods to school. Bags are searched at the school gates every day, and any mobile phones or iPods that are found are confiscated. But the kids keep finding ways to sneak them into class.

Technology: live blogging from Accra.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Just for fun: blogging from my hotel room in Accra with a wifi connection (and no, this is not the Hilton, nor Golden Tulip, but a 'middle range' hotel.). And there is an innovative system whereby you can a card like a phone card, but its for a dial-up connection.

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5 eLearning video resources to watch this summer

e-Moderation Station

But for those of you still tethered to this world via an ethernet cable or wifi, here are some videos about online learning and teaching to while away those long hot afternoons: 1 Learning to Teach Online. Note the high penetration of mobile phones and how this related to the project.

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Cisco Broadens Foray Into Collaboration Market

Collaborative Thinking

With Cisco Unified Communications system 8.0 , Cisco extends support for a wide range of endpoints including new video- and WiFi-enabled Cisco Unified IP Phones and additional smartphones via Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator. Cisco Enterprise Collaboration Platform is an enterprise-class social software portal that features a corporate directory with social networking capabilities. Highlights of Cisco's press release is below (with a link to the full release).

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments

SocialTech

While we have cheap or free network access in the UK through local libraries, UK online Centres, schools, public wifi provision and internet cafes, personal device ownership and any time access are still salient points. That’s what a lot of those people who are walking around looking at their phones rather than the traffic are doing.

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