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Reflection 3: Digital fluency

Despite being unable to clearly define the attributes of digital fluency, and the ages at which children acquire these skills, I was aware of its importance. 420 more words

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Engaging Penless Students: A Solution for Teaching Verb Patterns

I started getting tired of students coming to class without anything more than their keys and cellphones. When did students stop having the bare essentials for learning? 831 more words

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WhatsApp & the Online Oral Practice Problem

Stop neglecting oral expression in your virtual language classes.

Let’s face it: teaching language online is a lot harder than teaching content. The silver lightning to my first approach to virtual education being in language instruction was that I was forced to think outside the box for my students to have enough oral practice. 675 more words

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Why cellphones are not the enemy

We have been doing things wrong.

I’m flabbergasted to hear teachers say smugly how they confiscate cellphones at the beginning of a class. While the outdated policy at my university is that students are not allowed to use electronic devices in the classroom, teachers tend to either ignore the constant texting or, in desperation, ask students to deposit devices on a desk in the front of the room. 696 more words

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Check out my new Mobile Learning and eLearning Site

For the last 6 months I’ve been working on finding and testing a Learning Management System (LMS) with complimentary Mobile App for course consumption for 100% mobile learning courses I will be offering. 226 more words

LocknCharge has Baskets for Your Students' Devices in Time for Easter

With Easter around the corner, it was ironic that my rep from LocknCharge came by talking about the new idea they had brought to the 1:1 and BYOD schools. 725 more words

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Apply for enrolment to 3rd. edition of Master Degree in Mobile Applications and Games (Msc. Apps&Games) UVic-UCC

You want to become an active actor into the Mobile Scene and study in Barcelona Area? Just apply for pre-enrollment to the 3rd edition (starting next october 2015) of our Master Degree in Mobile Applications and Games (Master Apps&Games) from UVic-UCC  … 48 more words

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