Ideas para un proyecto con tabletas. El reciente auge de las tabletas en nuestra sociedad sugiere plantearse el aprovechamiento de sus prestaciones en el ámbito educativo.
Al afrontar la incorporación de estos dispositivos al aula es necesario reflexionar sobre múltiples aspectos de lo que puede suponer poner en marcha esta iniciativa. No sólo porque ello condiciona su éxito o fracaso sino porque permite evitar el currículum oculto haciendo explícitos y por tanto discutibles todos y cada uno de los criterios de decisión. Es una buena forma de reducir la excesiva influencia de modas, tecnofilias docentes o intereses comerciales ajenos al ámbito educativo.
En este artículo se pretenden aportar algunas claves para el profesorado que decida embarcarse en la aventura de utilizar tabletas con sus alumnos/as en clase. Índice [Índice] 1. Entre las prestaciones más interesantes de las tabletas se pueden destacar: Uso personal. Todas estas características justifican con creces su integración en el contexto educativo. 2. 3. 4. 1. 2. 3. 6 Time-Saving Writing Apps For Students.
For anyone who has ever had to write a paper, you know that getting the ideas down when they come to you is important. And for those of us who are (ahem) procrastinators (*looks away innocently*) getting the ideas down and the writing done when you’re inspired is key. For those of us who were educated in the dark ages before smartphones and tablets, if you wanted to write on the go you were pretty much out of luck. Now, there are a host of options for organizing your writing and writing on the go with different apps and web tools. Take a look at some of the various writing apps for students below: Chronicle and Chapters Chronicle is basically a simple journal that you can use to either jot down ideas, make lists, or full-on write.
My Writing Spot Writers App Writers App is an inexpensive ($.99) app that serves as a great way to gather ideas together, jot down notes, and structure a story. Pages. Apple - Holiday - TV Ad - Misunderstood. El uso del móvil para el aprendizaje. The Unique Affordances of Mobile Learning. 20 Eye-Opening Stats You Probably Didn't Know About Mobile Learning. Five-Minute Film Festival: Mobile Learning. As technology evolves, it's important to make time for fresh beginnings and innovative ideas.
For some, this could include a new perspective on the devices that are becoming so ubiquitous in our lives -- mobile gadgets like smartphones, tablets, mp3 players, and eReaders. Schools around the country are struggling with how to deal with these gadgets: is it better to embrace them and incorporate them into the learning process? Ban them and try to keep them out of schools? Or something in between? In the playlist below, I've gathered some videos about educators and schools who are welcoming the sea change that is mobile learning. Video Playlist: Mobile Devices in the Classroom Keep watching the player below to see the rest of the playlist, or view it on YouTube.
10 Benefits of EPUBs for Mobile Learning. The Mobile Learning Revolution: 101 Top Resources. ¿Sirven realmente las tablets en el aprendizaje?Think Big. The Time to Mobilize Learning is Now: ASTD Houston Keynote Presentation [Slides. My name is RJ Jacquez, Mobile Learning Analyst and Consultant, helping companies understand the potential of Mobile and make a successful transition from eLearning to mLearning in their organizations.
Also a Mobile Learning Evangelist, Podcasting and Blogging the Mobile Learning Revolution as it happens. Before that, I worked for Adobe Systems and Macromedia as a Senior Evangelist. I'm honored to be among great company in the following lists and articles: 1) mLearning’s game changers: Who’s on your dream team? ( 2) Top 25 Most Influential Bloggers in Technical Communications ( 3) Top 20 most influential tweeters in eLearning, training and HR ( 4) I was also mentioned in this article on Why Every Company Needs a Robert Scoble (infographic) for my work as an Adobe Evangelist ( Please follow me on Twitter @rjacquez. 8 Limitations When Designing For Mobile. So you have a website designed for standard desktop computers, but you obviously want to keep up with times and make your site mobile-friendly too.
However, it isn’t just a matter of scaling down your design – it’s a new platform with a new set of interaction patterns and limitations. In this article we’ll explore seven eight UI limitations to be aware of when going from desktop to mobile web. Typography in Mobile Design: Important Aspects and Examples. What makes mobile typography special is the restrictive nature of mobile screens; they are small and used in brightly lit areas so that it is difficult to see anything.
Therefore, when it comes to typography for mobile devices you have to be very careful about how you go about it. Most people would agree that there are three big components that help making mobile typography great: size, contrast and spacing. Readability Readability is defined as the amount of effort a user has to put in, in order to read and understand text. M-Learning’s dirty little secrets. I have a confession to make.
At my workplace a little while ago, I created a smartphone-friendly version of our online induction course. Ownership of smartphones is relatively common in this corner of the world, and a large proportion of our new recruits are Gen Y. So conventional wisdom dictated that a mobile version of the course would be a smash hit. It tanked. 6 Higher Education Institutions Leading the way with Mobile Learning Apps. As the high-tech world evolves from dial-up access to lightning-fast smartphones, students benefit from a more mobile classroom.
But as anyone with a smartphone or tablet already knows, no two apps are alike. Some universities offer fully functional online classrooms in their mobile apps, while others only offer a directory and map. A mobile-friendly classroom means more access for students who are used to already getting things done on the go with their handheld devices (If you’re someone who enjoys creating apps, you may want to learn how to become a mobile app developer). 20 Eye-Opening Stats You Probably Didn’t Know About Mobile Learning.
Advanced Distributed Learning. The Experience API Slides from presentation of The Experience API by Nik Hruska at Defense Game Tech Users’ Conference 2013.
Metadata, Repositories, and Registries “Metadata, Repositories, and Registries” as presented by Dr. Teaching Tool Matrix - A Guide for Administrators. Advanced Distributed Learning. Mobile learning should NOT be merely viewed as a replacement, an alternative, or as a new addition to existing training delivery methods.
It should be thought of as a complementary way to augment or enhance all types of learning. Many organizations are now incorporating mobile devices into their learning environment, but they should be thinking how mobile learning can not only support their overall strategy for training but also used for improving performance. Some of the best examples of mobile learning that I have seen are actually a type of mobile learning, called mobile performance support. A leading expert on performance support, Dr. Conrad Gottfredson, created one of the most highly referenced and thoughtful lists for thinking about learning in terms of training and performance support: The Five Moments of Learning Need. M-learning. The convergence of mobile and social learning. I used to view mobile and social learning separately: social learning as ‘the semi formal layers of learning that surround the formal‘ and mobile learning as primarily technology, but my mindset has changed.
Increasingly they form, for me, part of the same story: parts of a learning journey that stretches from the first contact with the learner right through to the footsteps that they take back into their everyday work. In ‘Mindset for Mobile Learning‘, i argued that mobile is about more than technology, that it’s about a mindset to how we approach and develop learning within organisations.
I argued that, within the Darwinian marketplace of mobile Apps and devices, only the strong would survive, and that ‘strong‘, in this environment, means that which is aligned to native behaviours and desires. Materials that can compete: timely, time efficient, relevant, high quality, practical, immediate. 44 Smart Ways to Use Smartphones in Class (Part 1) - Getting Smart by @JohnHardison1 -
This week an online article grabbed my attention. Its title read “94 Percent of High School Students Using Cellphones in Class.” I immediately scoped out the heading and thought to myself, “Finally, teachers are beginning to embrace the powerful little gadgets.” However, it did not take me long to realize the researched article took quite a different slant. One quotation in particular caused serious professional introspection on my behalf. El aprendizaje móvil se abre camino en América Latina. El uso de celulares en la educación es una tendencia creciente, pero aún hay desafíos para hacerlo sostenible, explica Paula Leighton. [SANTIAGO] Mientras la primera década de este siglo fue testigo de numerosas iniciativas para proporcionar acceso a un computador portátil por niño, en el último tiempo se ha registrado un incremento en los proyectos que exploran el uso de teléfonos celulares para el aprendizaje.
14 Crucial Tips for Mobile Learning Design - Tips for Educators: Online, Blended, and Mobile Learning. Recursos educativos abiertos en la era móvil: Compatibilidad de repositorios de contenidos para dispositivos móviles y tendencias futuras. 12 Most Useful Ways Kids Can Learn With Cell Phones. iWebKit: The free iPhone webapp and website framework.SnippetSpace. iWebKit is a file package designed to help you create your own iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad compatible website or webapp. The kit is accessible to anyone even people with little html knowledge and is simple to understand thanks to the included user guide. In a couple of minutes you will have created a professional looking mobile website. iWebKit is the framework of choice because it is very easy to use, loads extremely fast, is compatible with all devices & extendable.
Over the last two DevLearn conferences, the big buzz has been around Mobile Learning. While the thinking around this was far more mature this time around, a lot of the initial conversations still seemed to be around porting existing elearning courses onto mobile devices. Of course, the presence of pioneers such as Neil Lasher, Judy Brown, Ellen Wagner and others has helped clear the air around mobile learning a bit. Ten Tips for Designing Mobile Learning Content by Gerry Griffin. “The responsibility for deciding how, when, and what someone learns, is shifting from learning providers to the learners themselves. This all-of-the-time availability of information is crucial to empower and motivate users as to when, where, and how they “consume” their learning.
More motivated learners will hopefully give us higher levels of use, retention, and actual application of the learning — our learning goal.” It’s easy to get hung up about technology with mobile learning, but the real market driver is content. Tools for Mobile Learning. mLearning in Practice. Like all of our online courses, ‘mLearning in Practice’ is offered 100% online in Moodle. It is fully tutor supported , with one tutor for every 10 participants, and two tutors for courses with 11 to 15 participants. 15 is the maximum group size.
This means that you get a lot of personalised support, and are in constant contact with your tutor and course colleagues. Mobile Web Best Practices 1.0. [THEMATIC_CONSISTENCY] Ensure that content provided by accessing a URI yields a thematically coherent experience when accessed from different devices. [CAPABILITIES] Exploit device capabilities to provide an enhanced user experience. Mobile Learning Handbook. Www.mymobile-project.eu/IMG/pdf/Handbook_web.pdf. Mobile Learning EOI. Android, una apuesta por el conocimiento abierto. Lara, Tíscar.
The Web Is Dead. Long Live the Internet. Two decades after its birth, the World Wide Web is in decline, as simpler, sleeker services — think apps — are less about the searching and more about the getting. RA. Sobre la prohibición del uso de teléfonos móviles en escuelas e institutos. Ya se han publicado en Educa con TIC varios artículos con ejemplos de propuestas y experiencias educativas realizadas en escuelas e institutos utilizando dispositivos móviles, y son muchas más las que podemos encontrar por la red. Sin embargo, el profesorado que desea incorporar la utilización de dispositivos móviles en clase se encuentra con un impedimento: la normativa al respecto establecida en el Reglamento de Régimen Interno de los centros educativos, o incluso la establecida por las Consejerías de Educación de algunas Comunidades Autónomas.
Student-Community Collaboration to Construct Mobile Learning Games (EDUCAUSE Quarterly. Key Takeaways. Inicio - Dropbox.
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Mobile. Exchanges.state.gov/englishteaching/forum/archives/docs/forum-10-48-03/48_3_4_reinders.pdf. The 1-minute guide to the mobile classroom. Moodbile. Rapid Intake Webinars - Watch Recordings. The Ultimate Teacher's Guide To Creating Educational Apps. Google te ayuda a crear tu sitio web para dispositivos móviles. Mobile Learning - 158 Resources. Rapid Intake Webinars - Watch Recordings. It’s Not eLearning On A Phone. 20+ Fun Free Apps that Promote Student Centered Learning & Literacy. iLearning: el mobile learning en la palma de tu mano. Is Mobile Learning a Viable Option for the Future of Education? UC mobile,Mobile Browser-The fastest free mobile browser. APLICACIONES EDUCATIVAS MÓVILES. mLearning 3.0. Mobile Learning: tomografía de una tendencia en expansión.
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