Using mobile devices in a classroom

Oh the places you'll go!

Ways for students to use mobile devices in their daily lives to improve their edcuation

  • Google Calendar -keep track of homework, set up reminders of due dates and upcoming tests, quizzes, or projects
  • Remind.com -students can set up to receive either text messages or e-mails that the teacher sends out about school/assignments
  • Collaboration between students within the classroom as well as from other locations through e-mail, Skype, and Google
  • Students can take pictures of real life things to add to class discussions and learning
  • Students can also use cameras to take pictures of notes
  • Students/teachers can make on-line study tools like flashcards (Quizlet.com) or a practice test
  • There can be links to different sites such as Youtube to reinstruct a student on a topic they are having difficulties grasping.