Mobile Learning Presentation - ECOO 2008

1,103 views

Published on

Presentation given at the ECOO conference in Toronto, Ontario in November 2008.

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,103
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Mobile Learning Presentation - ECOO 2008

  1. 1. Mobile Learning Embracing Handheld Devices for The Post-Pencil Classroom A Presentation By Rob De Lorenzo Academic ICT Consultant - Toronto Catholic District School Board http://themobilelearner.wordpress.com Presentation Notes: http://themobilelearner.wikispaces.com
  2. 2. Mobile Ubiquity
  3. 3. Introductory Questions
  4. 4. What Would Aristotle Say?
  5. 5. What Would Galileo Say?
  6. 6. What Would Charlie Chaplin Say?
  7. 7. What Would Today’s Teacher Say?
  8. 8. Today’s Goal Present potential uses of multi-purpose tools
  9. 9. The Most Popular Mobile Communication Device of All Time
  10. 10. The Most Popular Mobile Communication Device of All Time
  11. 11. Banning
  12. 12. What Do These Have in Common? Adapted for Mike Sharples presentation: Disruptive Mobile Learning
  13. 13. Today’s Reality Tomorrow’s Students
  14. 14. From “Teaching Homo Zappiens” Technische Universiteit Delft
  15. 15. 4
  16. 16. Academic Research Understanding Today’s World: Horizon Report, 2008
  17. 17. Significant Trends: Horizon Report, 2008 The way we work, collaborate and communicate is evolving and becoming more global
  18. 18. Significant Trends: Horizon Report, 2008 Digital, online culture = changes in scholarship
  19. 19. Significant Trends: Horizon Report, 2008 Smaller portable devices = more accessible content
  20. 20. Asus EEE PC OLPC XO Ultra-Portable Laptops Everex Cloudbook Classmate PC
  21. 21. Significant Trends: Horizon Report, 2008 The gap between students’ perception of technology vs. that of faculty continues to widen
  22. 22. What is Mobile Learning?
  23. 23. Why Bother?
  24. 24. Because all of these...
  25. 25. Can all fit into here...
  26. 26. ...and here...
  27. 27. ...and here....
  28. 28. Engagement Matters!
  29. 29. What’s in it for the teacher?
  30. 30. Mobile Learning Cell Phone
  31. 31. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates
  32. 32. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion
  33. 33. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion
  34. 34. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50%
  35. 35. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9%
  36. 36. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9% 26 years
  37. 37. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9% 26 years 38 years
  38. 38. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9% 26 years 38 years Canada: 60%
  39. 39. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9% 26 years 38 years Canada: 60% USA: 75%
  40. 40. 2007 Wireless Penetration Rates 6.6 Billion 3.3 Billion 50% 21.9% 26 years 38 years Canada: 60% USA: 75% Italy: 122%
  41. 41. Why are cell phones a problem?
  42. 42. Is this what we are afraid of?
  43. 43. Mark Prensky “What Can You Learn from a Cell Phone? Almost Anything!”
  44. 44. Uses of Cell Phones in Education:
  45. 45. Trenton, Michigan
  46. 46. Trenton, Michigan
  47. 47. Do you see the cell phone? Welcome to St. Joe’s Radio Podcast ... Recorded by Cell Phone!
  48. 48. Cell phones on field trips
  49. 49. Mobile Browsing Is it really practical?
  50. 50. Opera Mini Web Browser Mobi Pocket Reader Blogs and Wikis Cell Phone and Web 2.0 Integration You mean I can do that on a cell phone? Microblogging with Twitter Poll Everywhere RSS Feeds
  51. 51. Mobile Learning Apple iPod
  52. 52. Isn’t an iPod for entertainment?
  53. 53. Do you think that learning on an iPod is impossible?
  54. 54. Uses of an iPod in Education:
  55. 55. Reach All Learners 45
  56. 56. Reach All Learners Photos Lyrics Artwork Videos Portfolios Transcripts Illustrations Visualization Art History Lecture Speaker Documentaries Research Notes Photos Demonstrations 45
  57. 57. Letts, Iowa & New Jersey
  58. 58. Letts, Iowa & New Jersey
  59. 59. Letts, Iowa & New Jersey
  60. 60. Louisa Muscatine iPod Project
  61. 61. iPod for Language Instruction?
  62. 62. TCDSB iPod Project
  63. 63. TCDSB iPod Project
  64. 64. Librivox YouTube video Manybooks.net iPod and Web 2.0 Integration You mean I can do that on an iPod iTunes and Podcasting Internet Access Image analysis - Flickr
  65. 65. Mobile Learning PDA/Smart Phone
  66. 66. PDA’s or Smart Phones for Kids?
  67. 67. Uses of a PDAs and Smart Phones in Education:
  68. 68. Scotland
  69. 69. Scotland
  70. 70. Learning2Go: Mobile Learning Project
  71. 71. Liverpool John Moores University: PDA in Environmental Education
  72. 72. Wi-Fi Internet Access Online Office Suites eBooks via ManyBooks.net PDA and Web 2.0 Integration You mean I can do that on a PDA? Web 2.0 Tools Mobile Apps Mobile Blogging
  73. 73. Remember who we are and what we are called to do.
  74. 74. In Conclusion “You can never solve problems with the same thinking that created them.”

×