6 reasons mobile learning is booming

By Laura Devaney, Managing Editor, @eSN_Laura
June 4th, 2014

New statistics suggest that mobile learning is more accepted and supported

mobile-learningMobile technologies are increasingly gaining support among school administrators, who opt for one-to-one initiatives and BYOD programs to help deflect the costs of maintaining a mobile device initiative, and to let students use technologies they’re already using in their personal lives.

Speak Up 2013, an annual survey lead by Project Tomorrow, focuses on digital learning and college- and career-ready skill development.

Survey results reveal that educators, school and district leaders, and parents understand that mobile devices help students access more digital content and digital learning opportunities.

(Next page: 4 ways school leaders say mobile learning benefits students)