As mobile devices further dominate the lives of learners, mobile learning or mLearning has become one of many new buzz words in academia now. However, research attempts has mostly focused on either mLearning tools (like the SAMR model) or mLearning con… Continue reading
I used to support banning cell phones in classrooms. I didn’t even want to see them anywhere in my class… Until I wore my learner’s hat again in a few workshops. I noticed, after being poked by a friend, that whenever I lost interest, I unconsciously grabbed my cell phone and dived in. When teased, my initial response was….
To motivate my students, I used to think that I needed to go all the way with my appreciation techniques, badges, certificates, etc. And, honestly, no matter how much I tried or really wanted to, it is not easy to keep up with all the more important work that needs to be done. So, whatever is implemented at the beginning usually doesn’t last.