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Mobile Learning: An Opportunity to Increase Teaching and Learning

Directions:

  1. Click on the first of the three images below.
  2. If prompted to accept ActiveX controls, do so.
  3. After engaging the first video, return and click on the second image (then third).
  4. If you need a Flash Player, download one from Adobe's Website.

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Mobile Learning: An Opportunity to Increase Teaching and Learning  

This presentation introduces mobile learning as a model of training that merges distance education with electronic mobile devices such as cell phones and hand held computers. Transferring individualized learning content such as a tutorial onto a portable device allows for anytime anywhere learning.

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Mobile Learning - Part 2 of 3 

This presentation introduces the idea of electronic print material, which is material that is digitally produced from conventional printed material. Ebooks for example offer multiple teaching and learning opportunities and can be easily located on the Internet and transferred to mobile devices.

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Mobile Learning  - Part 3 

This presentation introduces the idea of clients, which compile and distribute content for the consumer. A well-known client of mobile learning content, for example, is iTunes.  iTunes is popular because of the availability of mobile learning content and the ease of transfer from computer to mobile learning device.

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Last Updated August 4, 2008. © Catholic Distance Learning Network.
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