This page contains resources for:
  • professional development through mobile devices
  • engagement through mobile device response
  • project creation through mobile devices

Mobile Application Evaluation

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Professional Development through Mobile Devices
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Applications for Mobile Professional Development


Scoop.it - Use for customized content curation and magazine-like view of special topics

App for iOS Devices
App for Android Devices

Pinterest - Use for customized content curation and investigation into specific topics

App for iOS Devices
App for Android Devices

Zite - Customized Magazine

App for iOS Devices
App for Android Devices

Twitter - Social Network

App for iOS Devices
App for Android Devices
Twitter Hashtags for Education

LinkedIn - Social Networking

App for iOS Devices
App for Android

Facebook - Social Network

App for iOS Devices
App for Android Devices


Mobile Learning and Engagement in the Higher Education Classroom
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Online Tools for Feedback


Poll Everywhere - Instant Audience Feedback
Answer the Following Question





Socrative
Ready to go! Quick Overview.
Teachers and students can use Socrative on any device with a web browser (tablets, smartphones, laptops, iPod Touches, etc.).
Teachers login at t.socrative.com by entering their email and password.
Students login at m.socrative.com by entering the "virtual room number" provided by the teacher. Students will then see "Waiting for teacher to start an activity...".
Teachers initiate an activity by selecting it on their main screen (e.g. Multiple Choice, T/F, Quick Quiz).
Students respond on their devices.
Students' results are visible on the Teacher's screen or sent in an email.

Socrative App for iOS Devices Student Version Teacher Version
Socrative App for Android Devices Student Version Teacher Version
Web-based App for all browsers Student Version Teacher Version


Google Forms
Use a browser for mobile devices
Additional information about using Google Forms in the classroom


Note Taking and File Sharing in a Digital World


Evernote
Collaborate with others on shared notebooks
Use on Mobile Devices and through a browser
Evernote App for iOS Devices
Evernote App for Android Devices

Dropbox
Cloud storage, share folders and files with other users, transfer files between devices easily
Dropbox App for iOS Devices
Dropbox App for Android Devices

Google Docs

Google Drive
Cloud storage, share folders and files with other users, transfer files between devices easily
Edit files on multiple devices
Google Drive for iOS Devices
Google Drive for Android Devices

QR Codes

Kaywa QR Code Creator
Kaywa QR Code Reader for iOS Devices
Kaywa QR Code Reader for Android Devices


QRCode

More information on QR Codes

Content Creation

Apps for Bloom's Taxonomy from Kathy Schrock

Visualize
Visualize App for iOS Devices

PicCollage
PicCollage for iOS Devices
PicCollage for Android Devices

Animoto
Animoto for iOS Devices
Animoto for Android Devices

VoiceThread
VoiceThread for iOS Devices

eBook Creator Apps
Book Creator for iOS Devices
Creative Book Builder for iOS Devices
eBook Maker for Android Devices

MindMapping
MindMeister
MindMeister for iOS Devices
MindMeister for Android Devices

Google Play Apps

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