Conference Proceedings

#NPF14LMD Learners and Mobile Devices: Symposium

S Frielick, T Cochrane, V Narayan, A Moyle, J Oldfield, T Reiners (ed.), BRV Konsky (ed.), D Gibson (ed.), V Chang (ed.), L Irving (ed.), K Clarke (ed.)

Ascilite | Published : 2015

Abstract

A group of six NZ tertiary institutions are currently funded through the Ako Aotearoa National Project Fund 2014 round (NPF14) to explore questions around learners and mobile devices (LMD) – see http://akoaotearoa.ac.nz/learner-mobile-devices . The aim of the project is to generate a range of practical strategies for students, teachers and leaders to utilise the affordances of mobile devices for pedagogical transformation and empowering learners. The central questions addressed by the project are: Will learners’ mobile devices deliver innovation, inclusion, and transformation—the main potential benefits for learners ? If so, how ? What are the possible frameworks for enhanced learning and i..

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