Mobiles in the classroom
“As the high-tech world evolves from dial-up access to lightning-fast smartphones, students benefit from a more mobile classroom”, starts this article i read this morning.
But what are some of the ways Mobiles can be used in the classroom? here are three…
Cell phones for Time Management
article by RoxannNys
Reminders and alarms are some of the most useful, built-in tools on a cell phone which Students can use for class reminders ahead of time.
Cell phones as Content Management
CourseSites.com uses Blackboard learn app
My Students are able to participate on discussion boards, send emails and view course content on the go.
Cell phones for Class monitoring
I use twitter app hashtag #BTC200 or #BTC100 to monitor my class progress, where students post everything they accomplish. This is all done through their cell phones.