Learning Technology

Tag: mobile learning

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Using iPads in HE – University of Nottingham workshops

May 22nd, 2013 at 07:05

Ever wondered what you can do with an iPad? The University is hosting a series of one-day hands-on workshops focusing on introducing iPads into teaching. Covering reliable and effective workflows, the workshop will demonstrate how a small, but effective set of applications can enhance teaching and learning.  [University of Nottingham staff only.] Choose from one of three days [...]

Learning technologies on the horizon

July 7th, 2011 at 08:07

There seem to have been so many developments in learning technology this year, and my focus seems to have radically changed, so I have been looking back at the 2011 Horizon Report. The Horizon Report is  part of the New Media Consortium’s Horizon Project, a comprehensive research venture established in 2002 that identifies and describes emerging [...]

Mobile Learning at the e-Learning Community (Feb 2011)

February 4th, 2011 at 10:02

This month’s (Feb 2011) e-learning community presentations discussed Mobile Learning. Links to the presentations below: Mike Sharples (LSRI) on Mobile Learning in Higher Education: What Works, What Next? Students are arriving at university with a range of personal devices including smartphones, netbooks, laptops and tablets. I shall briefly survey what we know from previous projects [...]

e-Learning Community event (Feb 2011): Mobile Learning

January 27th, 2011 at 04:01

Next week’s e-learning community meeting – “Mobile Learning” –  will be on Wednesday 2nd Feb from 1-2PM in C15 Pope. It will include presentations from Mike Sharples (LSRI) and Dave Clark (IS) discussing the use of mobile technologies to support learning and enrich the student experience. Teas and coffee will be available beforehand. Please confirm attendance [...]

Musings about a new VLE for Nottingham (3 of 3)

November 12th, 2010 at 11:11

If you haven’t read my previous post where I introduced myself and gave the context to these posts then it might be worth doing that now. Access All Areas It was very interesting as part of the VLE review to talk to the University of Oxford about how they operate their Virtual Learning Environment (Sakai [...]

Google Lab’s new mobile learning tool

October 1st, 2010 at 08:10

Interesting news this morning. Thanks to Elliott Masie who has highlighted the following: “Google Lab’s has released a beta version of a new Mobile Learning Creation tool, called Breadcrumb.  This tool will create mobile simulations and branched content.  Spearheaded by one of our 30 Under 30 Learning Leaders, Sarah Carr, this is an intriguing innovation [...]