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ERIC Number: EJ1040299
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Jan
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 19
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-8756-3894
Mathematics and Mobile Learning
White, Tobin; Martin, Lee
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, v58 n1 p64-70 Jan 2014
This paper argues for an approach to mobile learning that leverages students' informal digital practices as resources for designing mathematics classrooms activities. We briefly describe two exploratory designs along these lines, one featuring the use of photos taken by students outside class and the other centered on their recording and analyzing videos of motion. We then present a case study analysis of two students working through portions of these activities in class and discuss the potential of the approach as well as challenges associated with its implementation.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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