ERIC Number: EJ792112
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
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Handheld Computers in Education: An Industry Perspective
van 't Hooft, Mark; Vahey, Philip
Educational Technology, v47 n3 p40-43 May-Jun 2007
Five representatives from the mobile computing industry provide their perspectives on handhelds in education. While some of their ideas differ, they all agree on the importance of staff development, appropriate curriculum development, and teacher support to create the kinds of personalized learning environments that mobile devices make possible.
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Technology, Educational Environment, Staff Development, Technology Uses in Education, Telecommunications, Technological Literacy
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