Tools & Technology
Useful Tools for Mobile Learning
- Classroom Walkthrough
classroom observation tools for boosting student achievement. By Teachscape (R).
- OOKL: a new way of looking
platform for publishing and sharing annotated photos from users around the world, via web and mobile tools
- GoKnow! Mobile Learning Environment
productivity applications that allow teachers to easily manage, assess, and back-up K-12 student work done on mobile devices
- M-Teach educators' portal
mobile hub for accessing mobile tools that support teaching and learning
- Apple Education
Apple's mobile-learning tools for the iPhone and iPod touch
- Apple Learning Interchange: iPod and iTunes in the Classroom
collection of iPod- and iTunes-enhanced lessons and activity ideas, created and contributed by teachers
mobile-learning software application for creating, managing, and publishing learning materials
- OnPoint Digital - Mobile Learning Solutions
CellCast Solution technology for delivey and tracking of mobile web content, documents, videos, podcasts, slides, and other teaching and training tools
- Google SMS
text-message a search query, and Google will text back the search results
social networking site
social networking and micro-blogging site
Directories of Mobile-Learning Tools
- Learning Tools Directory 2010: Mobile Tools
list of mobile applications, with indications of availability for iPhone, Blackberry, Android, and other smartphones. Compiled by C4LPT (Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies).
- "The Top Ten iPhone Apps for Online College Students"
blog post by eCollegeFinder, reviewing useful mobile learning applications for college students. 15 February 2010.
- "Excellent Technical Resource for Mobile Learning"
series of blog posts by Robert Gadd, CEO of OnPoint Digital, on content types available for mobile learning. Curated by Gary Woodill, Workplace Learning Today blog, Brandon Hall Research. 9 February 2010.
- Links to top 100 tools for learning 2012
list of top tools for learning, contributed to C4LPT (Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies) by 278 learning professionals worldwide. 2012
- "Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources"
blog post cataloguing web resources for mobile learning. By Abhijit Kadle, The Upside Learning Solutions Blog. 2 November 2009.
The State of Mobile Learning
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?