Category Archives: Books and Journal Articles

TIRF newsletter: Mobile-Assisted Language Learning

TIRF (The International Research Foundation) has released this newsletter with six papers exploring the current state of Mobile-Assisted Language Learning (MALL). These papers are a significant contribution to the field. Michael Carrier in his introduction to the newsletter says: ‘The use of mobile and handheld technology is growing exponentially in language education, and it is clear that much… Read More »

NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition

The internationally recognized NMC Horizon Report series and regional NMC Technology Outlooks are part of the NMC Horizon Project, a comprehensive research venture established in 2002 that identifies and describes key trends, significant challenges, and emerging technologies likely to have a large impact over the coming five years in […]

NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition

The NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program. This eleventh edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to […]

MERLOT Journal of Online Learning and Teaching

Search JOLT   Vol. 9, No. 4, December 2013 CONTENTS Abstracts of papers in this issue       Page Research Papers     A Longitudinal Comparison of Course Delivery Modes of an Introductory Information Systems Course and the Subsequent Information Systems Course Kathleen Burns, Mary "Mimi" Duncan, Donald […]

Special Section on Mobile Learning – RUSC. Universities and Knowledge Society Journal

Dr. Mohamed Ally co-edited this Special Section in this open access bilingual refereed research e-journal: RUSC. Universities and Knowledge Society Journal. The articles include: What is the future of mobile learning in education? Mohamed Ally, Josep Prieto-Blázquez Mobile learning in the field of Architecture and Building Construction. A case study analysis – Ernest Redondo, David Fonseca, Albert Sánchez, Isidro Navarro Mobile learning:… Read More »

Educational Design Research: Designing Mobile Learning Interventions for Language Learners

by Agnieszka Palalas & Terry Anderson This chapter presents a case of an EDR study completed at a Canadian college and resulting in developing an innovative educational intervention, Mobile–Enabled Language Learning Eco-System, as well as corresponding design principles. The first section provides an overview of the educational problem targeted by the study, its purpose and outcomes (further elaborated in… Read More »

TechInsights Report: Enterprise Mobility – It’s All About the Apps

White Papers Published: 1 Nov 2013 In a recent global study, Vanson Bourne surveyed 1,300 IT leaders to understand their focus on enterprise mobility strategies, including key drivers, investments and quantifiable benefits The results are revealing and provide valuable insight for any organization who may be considering expanding their […]

Increasing Access through Mobile Learning

Share this page Add a Comment Description We live today in a hugely “mobilised” world. Estimates put mobile subscriptions at more than 6 billion globally, with at least 75% of these being in developing countries. And nearly 2.5 billion of the world’s population can now access the Internet, a […]

Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends

Thursday, 19 December 2013 17:21   Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends is edited by two internationally recognized mobile learning experts and the chapter authors are from around the world. They have extensive expertise in mobile  learning. The book presents information on implementation of mobile learning around the world […]

Mobile Learning: The Next Generation

Mobile Learning is a powerful professional guide for those interested in taking advantage of mobile and pervasive personal technologies in the design of better learning experiences.  Emphasising the issues of usability, accessibility, evaluation and effectiveness, and illustrated by case studies drawn from contemporary projects around the world, this book […]