Category Archives: mobile learning

New pedagogy projects underway!

The  2 projects I previously blogged about have begun! Here is the first lab for my research methods 2 class beginning in February, 2011:   Advertisements

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Top 6 mobile device apps for higher education

The Chronicle posted a list of 6 apps and their applications to improve teaching and learning in higher education. As I mentioned before, the best pedagogical use of these devices are consumption based; the student receiving and processing material, and … Continue reading

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The State Of Virtual Education

The Chronicle Of Higher Education has a special report on virtual learning titled “Virtual Learning Goes Mainstream” which [so far] covers topics such as cost, convenience, pedagogy and profitability [not in the sense that it has been covered here or … Continue reading

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Two Upcoming Projects

Looking forward to an exciting winter in digital pedagogy here! First, I am going to be bringing back a condensed version of my introductory SPSS labs, with a twist. In fact, this is the third twist on the same condensed … Continue reading

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Corporatization of higher education – a BlackBoard or a WhiteWall?

So, BlackBoard has partnered with K12 to sell online courses for remediation in higher ed. That’s right…SELL online courses for remediation in HIGHER ED:

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Get to know the Kno

From Wire’s Gadget Lab: Tablet startup Kno has created a single screen slate specifically for students in the hopes of making electronic textbooks a widespread reality on college campuses. The tablet will have a 14.1-inch screen, making it the biggest … Continue reading

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“Our goals do not include helping you get a good grade. Sorry”

If you haven’t heard by now, the title of this post is a direct quote from Steve Jobs to a college journalism student from Long Island.  She was assigned a story by her journalism professor to cover the iPad initiative … Continue reading

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