ERIC Number: EJ1016699
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 29
Mobile Learning: New Tools Flying in the Face of the Same Old Schooling
Berge, Zane L.
Educational Technology, v53 n1 p36-40 Jan-Feb 2013
Currently mobile learning is making headlines in the educational press as a possible path for transforming education, just like it has significantly changed communication in business and society generally. Technology in American schools has a decades-long history of failure compared with its use outside schooling. Until the structure and political goals of schooling change, educational technology will not have a sustained impact on learning in schools.
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Laptop Computers, Technology Uses in Education, Teaching Methods, Distance Education, Cooperation, Teacher Role, Technology Integration
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Postsecondary Education; Higher Education
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