Promoting Active Learning through the Integration of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies, 1st Edition

  • Jared Keengwe
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  • ISBN-10: 1466663448
  • ISBN-13: 9781466663442
  • DDC: 371.33
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 304 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released November 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Once considered disruptive to learning, technology has increasingly become an integrated and valued part of the modern classroom. In particular, mobile technologies provide the ability to encourage evocative student learning through new experiences. Promoting Active Learning through the Integration of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies showcases the widely varied ways that technology can be applied to enhance classroom learning. Closely examining and critiquing the best methods in assimilating technologies, this publication is a valuable resource for faculty, teachers, administrators, technology staff, directors of learning centers, and other education technology leaders interested in incorporating new technologies within the classroom for engaging student learning.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.

Title Page.

Copyright Page.

Advances in Mobile and Distance Learning (AMDL) Book Series.

Titles in this Series.

Editorial Advisory Board.

Table of Contents.

Detailed Table of Contents.




1: The Benefits and Challenges of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technology in Education.

2: Benefits and Challenges of Mobile Learning in Education.

3: Mobile Devices in Higher Education Classrooms: Challenges and Opportunities.

4: The Benefits and Challenges of Mobile Technologies in Education: a Perspective for Sub-Saharan Africa.

5: Preparing Educators for Development of Innovative Teaching Using Mobile Technology.

6: Implications of Mobile Devices in a Bachelor of Education Program.

7: Active Learning, Mentoring, and Mobile Technology: Meeting Needs across Levels in.

8: Mobile Learning: Effective Strategies for K-12 Learning Environments.

9: Effectiveness of Using Mobile Technologies in Teaching and Learning.

10: Quality Enhancement for Mobile Learning in Higher Education.

11: The Laptop, the Tablet, and the Smartphone Attend Lectures.

12: Mobile Technology and Learner Autonomy in Language Learning.

13: Mobile Technologies: Changing the Face of Education from Social Networking to E-Learning.

14: Information Literacy and Lifelong Learning: a Review of Literature.

15: Ambient Learning Conceptual Framework for Bridging Digital Divide in Higher Education.

Related References.

Compilation of References.

About the Contributors.