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Mobile Learning and Apps

Information and links to various mobile learning resources.


Access the UofT Learning Portal with your Mobile Device

Bb appThe Blackboard Mobile Learn app enables students to receive course notifications and updates to course content from their mobile device. The app can be used with both wifi and cellular networks.  This app provides quick access to course Announcements, Grades, and view/contribute entries in the Discussion Board.  Available for: iPhone / iPod Touch, iPad, Android devices and Blackberry.  Just search for "Blackboard" on your local app store.


Links and Resources for OISE MT students (Elementary and Secondary)

The Education Commons is currently building a list of OISE Teacher Candidate recommended apps.  We will publish this list here shortly.  Please email us if you have come across a great app.


App lists and reviews:

50 Useful Apps For Students With Reading Disabilities: edudemic.com

A list of All The Best iPad Apps Teachers Need: educatorstechnology.com

iPad app links: the21stcenturyteacher.com

Recommended iPod Apps (Grade Levels & Subjects): Escondido Union School District

Teachers with Apps - Because Not All Apps are Created Equal: teacherswithapps.com


Rescources for using apps:

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning, ipad resources: educatorstechnology.com

25 Ways To Use iPads In The Classroom by Degree of Difficulty: edudemic.com

How The iPad Is Transforming The Classroom: cultofmac.com

Mobile Learning: Resource Roundup: edutopia.org




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