Other Publications / Presentations - Perkins

McAllen ISD Technology Leadership Workshop. McAllen, TX; March 2011; The Future of Technology and MISD: How technology will impact our schools, students and communities.

EDUCAUSE Live!. George Saltsman; Boulder, CO; February 17, 2011; Evaluating a Campus-Wide Mobile Learning Initiative: Lessons Learned from ACU's First Three Years.
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education (SITE) conference. Nashville, TN; March 7-11, 2011.

ACU Connected Summit 2011. Abilene Christian University; Abilene, TX; February 28-March 1, 2011.

Learning Without Frontiers. London, UK; January 9-11, 2011; Engaging Faculty in a Campus-Wide Initiative: Perspectives on Abilene Christian University's Mobile Learning Program.

Verizon Wireless Inc. Abilene, TX; 2011; A Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools 2010 Annual Meeting. Louisville, KY; December 4-7, 2010; Mobilizing an Institution: How ACU Funded, Implemented, and Evaluated a Campus-wide Technology Initiative.

ECIS Annual General Meeting. William Rankin; Nice, France; November 20, 2010; How to Envision (and Realize!) What's Next for Your School. 

Apple Educational Briefing. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; Paris, France; November 17, 2010; A Blueprint for Deploying Mobility in Higher Education.

Apple Educational Briefing. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; Paris, France; November 15, 2010; poque d'Informatique.

EDUCAUSE 2010. Anaheim, CA; October 12-15, 2010; Researching Mobile Learning: Lessons Learned from ACU’s Second Year.

Mission Day XII: CalUFusion. William Rankin and George Saltsman; California University of Pennsylvania; California, PA; October 6, 2010; Equipping the Academy for the Age of Mobility.  

United States Army. Abilene, TX; 2010; A Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.

Apple Educational Leadership Summit. William Rankin; Dundalk, Ireland; September 28, 2010; Next-Wave Mobility and the Three Ages of Information.

Apple Educational Briefing. William Rankin; Apple Nederland Head Office; Amsterdam, Netherlands; September 27, 2010; How to Envision (and Realize!)
What's Next for Your School.  

Creating Digital Learning Environments. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Center; Reston, VA; September 23, 2010; Digital Learning Environments in Action: Mobile Learning at Abilene Christian University.  

Apple Educational Leadership Series. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Boise State University; Boise, ID; September 15, 2010; Going Mobile: The ACU Story.  

Conférence dans le Cadre de la Formation PRessMITIC. William Rankin; Haute École Pédagogique; Vaud, Lausanne, Switzerland; September 9, 2010; 'Informatique.

Hochschule fur Gestaltung und Kunst. William Rankin; Basel, Switzerland; September 8, 2010; Mobility and the Transformation of Education.  

Campus Technology Conference 2010. Boston, MA; July 19-22, 2010.

TIDES Seminar on Distance Education and Learning with Mobile Devices. William Rankin; Technion; Israel Institute of Technology; Haifa, Israel; June 28, 2010; Two Years of Next-Wave Mobility in Higher Education.

American Association of University Professors (AAUP) Annual Conference of the State of Higher Education. Washington D.C.; June 9-12, 2010.

Universidad Interamericana para el Desarrollo. William Rankin; Abilene, TX; April 2010.

Apple Latin America and Caribbean. Abilene, TX; April 2010.

Apple Australia. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Abilene, TX; April 2010.

ATEM Student Service Centres Conference. William Rankin; Sydney, Australia; April 30, 2010; Next-Wave Mobility and the Three Ages of Information.  

Apple Educational Briefing. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; Sydney, Australia; April 27, 2010; How to Envision (and Realize!) What's Next for Your School.

Apple Educational Leadership Summit. William Rankin; Prague, Czech Republic; April 21, 2010; How to Envision (and Realize!) What's Next for Your School.  

Southwestern Psychological Association. Dallas, TX; April 8-10, 2010. 

Embanet, Inc. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Abilene, TX; March 2010. 

National Association of School Psychologists Annual Convention. Chicago, IL; March 2-6, 2010.

2010 International Forum on Christian Higher Education, Conference of Christian Colleges and Universities. Atlanta, GA; February 23-26, 2010.

2010 National Educational Broadband Service Association Annual Convention. Las Vegas, NV; February 22-25, 2010.

Rand Inc. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Abilene, TX; January 2010. 

Apple Educational Leadership Summit. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; London, England; January 13, 2010; Researching the Impact of a 1-to-1 iPhone and iPod touch Mobility Initiative at ACU.  

Apple Educational Leadership Summit. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; London, England; January 12, 2010; Embedding the iPhone and iPod touch into Your Institution.  

The Think Farm. Auckland, New Zealand; 2009.

Special Topics for Instructional Technologists: NITLE Online Series. William Rankin; Online; December 11, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.  

AT&T/ ACU Mobile Learning Partnership Meeting. William Rankin, George Saltsman, Kevin Roberts, and Phil Schubert; Dallas, TX; November 2009.

Creating Successful Digital Learning Environments: Apple Inc. William Rankin; Longview, TX; October 29, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.  

Creating Successful Digital Learning Environments: Apple Inc. William Rankin; Abilene, TX; October 19, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.  

ACU Connected Open House Conference. William Rankin, Kyle Dickson, Dwayne Harapnuik, and George Saltsman; Abilene, TX; October 18, 2009.

School of Informatics. William Rankin and George Saltsman; University of Edinburgh; Edinburgh, Scotland; October 15, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.  

Handheld Learning Conference. George Saltsman; London, UK; October 5-7, 2009. 

UK & Ireland ADE Convention 2009. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Liverpool, England; October 4, 2009; Teaching and Learning in a Mobile World: Engaging a New Informational Model.

Mobilité et Développement d'Applications pour iPhone et iPod touch. William Rankin; Université de Paris, Sorbonne (5e); September 25, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.

Apple Higher-Education Briefing. William Rankin; Executive Briefing Centre; Paris, France; September 24, 2009.

Apple Educational Leadership Summit. William Rankin; Apple Executive Briefing Centre; London, England; September 22, 2009; ACU Connected: Developing a Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.

Mobile Learning and the Connected Campus. William Rankin; Museum fur Kommunikation; Bern, Switzerland; September 21, 2009.

ACU Faculty Pre-session. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Abilene, TX; August 2009.

Alcatel-Lucent Inc. George Saltsman; Abilene Christian University; Abilene, TX; July 28, 2009.

ACU Connected Online. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX; July 16, 2009.

New Media Consortium Annual Meeting. William Rankin, Kyle Dickson, and George Saltsman; Monterey, CA; June 11, 2009; ACU Connected: A Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.  

Association of Institutional Researchers. Atlanta, GA; May 30-June 3, 2009. 

LearnTrends eLearning Tour. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Online presentation; May 21, 2009; ACU Connected: A Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative at Abilene Christian University.

Birmingham City University. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Birmingham, England; May 21, 2009; How Mobility Can Unmake (and Save!) the University.

Birmingham City University. William Rankin and George Saltsman; Birmingham, England; May 21, 2009; ACU Connected: A Campus-Wide Mobile-Learning Initiative
at Abilene Christian University.  

ACU Connected Summit. Abilene Christian University; Abilene, TX; February 26-27, 2009.

Mobile Learning 2009. Washington, D.C.; February 16-17, 2009.

The State of Mobile Learning
Students using iPhones in classroom discussion
So much about the way we teach, learn and communicate is up for grabs. Educators are using new tools and technologies to reach their students - but what does the future hold?

2010-2011 Mobile Learning Report

2010-11 Report (PDF)


2009-2010 Mobile Learning Report

2009-10 Report (PDF)


2008-2009 Mobile Learning Report