ERIC Number: EJ792150
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 16
Learning with Ubiquitous Computing
Educational Technology, v48 n2 p5-10 Mar-Apr 2008
If ubiquitous computing becomes a reality and is widely adopted, it will inevitably have an impact on education. This article reviews the background of ubiquitous computing and current research projects done involving educational "ubicomp." Finally it explores how ubicomp may and may not change education in both formal and informal settings and discusses the potential advantages and disadvantages.
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Computers, Research, Educational Change, Futures (of Society), Educational Environment, Educational Technology
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