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Mobile Learning: Strategies for Success

mobile_learning-150x150Mobile learning allows schools to deliver a more personalized and engaging experience for students—while extending students’ education beyond the school walls. But implementing a successful mobile learning program raises key challenges for school leaders, such as managing mobile devices and ensuring equitable access to ed-tech resources for all students.

With the generous support of Copernicus Educational Products, we’ve assembled this collection of stories and other resources to help you make sound decisions about how best to deploy mobile learning in your schools.

—The Editors

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Mobile Learning: Strategies for Success

What education needs now: A national repository of educational materials

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For this to happen we need to build a National Repository of Educational Materials (NREM), an online library of lessons in a range of subject areas with pre-assessments,…

Crafting a successful BYOD policy

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With each new school year, districts across the country prepare to provide meaningful educational opportunities for all students. The Rocky River City School District in Ohio is…

Helping teachers grasp mobile learning’s possibilities

Helping teachers grasp mobile learning’s possibilities

In constructing ed-tech professional development, the focus should not be on teaching apps, but on helping educators grasp the instructional capabilities that exist in mobile, personalized, and differentiated…

10 places to find great BYOD lesson plans

10 places to find great BYOD lesson plans

There’s a growing concern amongst schools and educators that though "bring your own device" (BYOD) and mobile learning initiatives are in place, teachers and school leaders still have…

Tablet solutions abound at 2013 ISTE conference

Tablet solutions abound at 2013 ISTE conference

Tablet-based mobile learning was a big area of focus during the 2013 International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in San Antonio in late June, with Microsoft…

Important steps in a mobile learning initiative

Important steps in a mobile learning initiative

Having a clear vision when contemplating a school or district mobile learning program, as well as being flexible when building that program, are two essential steps if school…

Don’t plan for technology; plan for learning

Don’t plan for technology; plan for learning

You never know how someone will react when you suggest that they junk their title and replace it with a new one that leads to a different focus…

Seven steps to success with mobile learning

Seven steps to success with mobile learning

Implementing a mobile learning initiative is a complicated undertaking, no matter how much funding or stakeholder support you have. But a new resource from the Consortium for School…

Tips and take-aways from a successful mobile learning program

Tips and take-aways from a successful mobile learning program

Starting small might be the key to success when it comes to deploying a mobile learning initiative, according to two educators whose district has implemented a successful mobile…

With mobile device management, schools can rest easier

With mobile device management, schools can rest easier

When you’re handing out 27,000 iPads and iPod Touches to your students and staff, having an easy way to manage all the devices—pushing out just the right applications…