With the growing trend of mobile digital technologies, mobile devices are now being considered as a useful tool to support learning. When and how handheld devices will be introduced in the classroom or after-school settings, are still being discussed. However, when deciding on what phone one should consider, as a teacher or student, it is important to choose the right type of phone. In this section you will learn about:
Mobile Devices – From feature phones to smartphones, learn about the different types of mobile devices you can choose from
Features to Consider – of mobile devices that will help you decide which device works best for you.
Smartphones – This section will explore the various smartphones (e.g., iPhone, Blackberry, Android, etc.) and built in features that are available to make these devices easier to use. Various applications or apps will be explored for each smartphone.
Resources – Additional resources that relate to mobile device use.