Mobile learning

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

The  ’Post PC’ era of mobile devices has seen an explosion of apps to support learners.  The key  We have started to bring in some of the work other teachers and learning communities are doing to identify great apps from across Australia and around the world.


Evaluating Apps

iOS devices (iPod, iPad, iPhone)

  • Padagogy Wheels originally, developed by Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE) Allan Carrington of the University of Adelaide embeds apps into a digital Blooms framework.  Allan’s work inspired:
  • Mobile Learning with Blooms Taxonomy (Apps for Middle Years) by ADE Cherie Pickering Unley High School
  • Northern Territory Special Ed Unit – iPad Apps
  • Apps for learning - Apple’s highlight of apps by key learning area hosted on their website.
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