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  • Excited about the new apps I was learning about- ---Created a course… 1st round
  • Something useful and productive that could benefit the students
  • Continued to ponder the content of the course… given 2 different tablets to use in the course
  • Conference 2012 ppt mobile technology bowers-miller

    1. 1. Course Technology Annual Conference Tablet Use in Education: Incorporating Mobile Apps & Devices in Your ClassroomProfessor Gina M. Bowers-Miller, M.Ed, LPCHarrisburg Area Community CollegeHarrisburg,
    2. 2. Harrisburg Area Community College CIS 282 AF, "Emerging Web Technologies"1. Mobile Devices • Cell Phones • Laptops • Tablets2. Apps • Collaborative Suites • Wikis & Blogs • Sharing • Communication3. Favorites4.
    3. 3. Productivity“Collaborative Suites” – Google Docs – Zoho – Windows Live Classroom Demo – Share an app with the class
    4. 4. Welcome to CIS 282 Emerging Web Technologies
    5. 5. Class Articles
    6. 6. Class Links
    7. 7. Classroom Demo
    8. 8. Group Projects
    9. 9. Mobile Apps - Links
    10. 10. Mobile Devices in Education - Links
    11. 11. Emerging Mobile TechnologyAPPS DEVICES
    12. 12. Phone TasksAccessing D2L or other class materials 6Check traffic reports and/or driving directionsCheck weather reports 15 12 1. TextingCompleting homework 3ShoppingCreate document 6 4 2. EmailDownload health related apps 3Edit photosKeeping track of finances 5 10 3. FacebookEmail 14FacebookKeep a journal or blogKeeping track of data like passwords, lists etc 13 1 6 4. Connection withLinkedInListen to music 2 13 family/friendsMain electronic communication with family 13Main electronic communication with friends 13Maintain a calendarPlay games 12 13 5. PicturesRead books and/or news 14Set alarms and reminders 16Surfing the web 13Texting 17To call friends and/or family 17To take pictures 16Twitter 6Upload files to a Cloud service 3Watch movies 4Work related tasks 4
    13. 13. Tablet Tasks List of Possibilities FavoritesAccessing D2L or other class materialsCheck weather reports 1 2 • Surfing the WebCompleting homework 2 • EmailShopping 2 • FacebookCreate document 2Email 3Facebook • Majority of students own a 3Play games computer or laptop 3Read the newsSurfing the web 3 • Main workhorse device isTwitter 3 computer or laptop 2Watch movies 1
    14. 14. Next best thing since sliced bread?? Benefits Limitations• Mobility • Compatibility between Apps• Flexible-adaptable and devices• Always ready • Compatibility with existing• Classroom possibilities Apps and Devices• Fun • Learning Curve• Interactive • Downtime- online?• Good for non-computer • Technical Frustration classrooms • Cost • Lifespan of device & app
    15. 15. Favorites Favorite Sites/Apps Videos• Lastpass- password saving vault • Web and Random Acts• Box- cloud storage- class of Kindness• Spotify - music streaming• Seat Guru – airline seat review • The Machine is us• Trip Advisor- trip planning-reviews• Web 2.0 – apps, apps, and more • Common Craft Videos
    16. 16. For more information…• 5 Ways to Use Your iPad to Teach in the College Classroom• 100 Teaching Tools You Should Know About• 1,000 Education Apps Organized By Subject & Price• 20 Must-Have Educational Resources For All Teachers• Enhancing Introductory Computer Science, Psychology, and Education Studies Courses with Problem Solving, Graphing, and Feedback Enabled by Tablet PCs and DyKnow Software Tools (HP Technology for Teaching – Project Update)• How Mobile Technology Ushered In A New Era Of Adult Education• iPad Use Explored in Fall 2011 Marketing Management Course• iPads Could Hinder Teaching, Professors Say-• The Ultimate Guide To Using iPads In The Classroom the-classroom/
    17. 17. Contact InformationProfessor Gina M. Bowers-Miller, M. Ed., LPC Harrisburg Area Community College gmbowers@hacc.edu