ACU Connected Year One: Faculty Perspectives

Mobile Learning - Bill Rankin

Mobile Learning - Bill Rankin

Dr. Bill Rankin speaks about the goal of mobile learning as a tool to transform education. 

Mobile Learning - Richard Beck

Mobile Learning - Richard Beck

Dr. Richard Beck, chair of the Psychology Department at Abilene Christian University, describes how he uses mobile technology as a teaching tool.

Mobile Learning - Kyle Dickson

Mobile Learning - Kyle Dickson

Dr. Kyle Dickson, associate professor of English and director of the Digital Media Center at Abilene Christian University, comments on innovation throughout higher education. 

Mobile Learning - John Ehrke

Mobile Learning - John Ehrke

Dr. John Ehrke, assistant professor of mathematics at Abilene Christian University, describes how he uses mobile technology as a teaching tool.

Mobile Learning - Scott Perkins

Mobile Learning - Scott Perkins

Dr. Scott Perkins, director of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and coordinator of mobile learning research at Abilene Christian University, talks about the work of ACU's Mobile Learning Fellows in studying the efficacy of mobile learning techniques in higher education.

Mobile Learning - Cynthia Powell

Mobile Learning - Cynthia Powell

Cynthia Powell, instructor of chemistry at Abilene Christian University, describes her research into the effectiveness of podcasts on mobile devices to support learning. 

Mobile Learning - Kenneth Pybus

Mobile Learning - Kenneth Pybus

Dr. Kenneth Pybus, assistant professor of journalism and faculty adviser of the Optimist student newspaper at Abilene Christian University, describes how mobile devices change the way in which news media is distributed.

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