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[26 Feb 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

Wow!  When I asked for student voice, I really wasn’t expecting so much detail!  This is GREAT!
Thank you so much to Mrs McGhie’s Year 5 class in Auckland, New Zealand.   For readers of the blog - most of the children in this class would be 9/10 years old.It struck me earlier today that the students who have contributed the following information have never known a world without cellphones.  They definitely haven’t known a world without the internet and they probably haven’t had to endure dial-up connections.   It was also …

education, mobile, research, students »

[25 Feb 2008 | 6 Comments | ]

This one is for the students… as all this research I am about to do is for them!!! Would LOVE to hear from some students about whether or not they would like to use mobile phones more often in their classes.
This is MY idea…
I think that today students have SO MUCH information available to them on the internet (wikipedia is one example) that we need to teach students how to use the information in a way that is useful to them. For example how do you know if …

mobile, mobile web, resources »

[4 Feb 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

  I do love twitter and although I haven’t posted from mobile before, as in sent a txt, I would definitely find this site useful for accessing all my latest twitter feeds when I am out and about.
Hahlo offers everything that twitter offers but specially designed to run very streamlined on your mini mobile screen.

research »

[4 Feb 2008 | One Comment | ]

   So, ‘08 is upon us, summer holidays are over - though the stifling heat of summer is just setting in… and I am beginning my fellowship.
I am pleased that I already have this site set up - mostly - how I want it as I have been doing plenty of thinking and this is going to be my ideas space where I link to all the cool stuff I don’t want to forget and I spill all of my thinking about the potential of mlearning! Next week I …