USE OF MOBILE PHONE IN EDUCATION

Authors

  • Megha V. Patel

Keywords:

Mobile Phone and Mobile Learning

Abstract

M-learning or mobile learning is defined as learning through a device in multiple contexts. It is a form of distance education; the learner can use the mobile device educational technology as per their time convenience in it. The use of mobile phones can bring a revolution in the field of education. The education can make stress free for the students and the teachers also. It has its wide scope for enable the students for getting education. Here is the list of usability of mobile phone in education.

  • Blogs
  • Site
  • Management
  • Flipped Classroom
  • Virtual Classes
  • Application
  • Online Book
  • Classroom surfing etc.

It also helps the student to divert their minds in education from other worthless matters.

At end, I can say that what we cannot do with the help of technology for the betterment of education?

References

I. Mali A. R. (2014). Mobile learning: A Narrative Review published in Journal of Reforms and innovations in Education: A March towards World Class Standard, p (184).

II. Elias, T. (2011). Universal Instructional Design Principles for Mobile Learning International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 12(2), 143-156.

III. Kiger, D, Herro, D, & Prunty, D. (2012). Examining the Influence of a Mobile Learning Intervention on Third Grade Math Achievement. Journal of Research on Technology in Education, 45(1), 61-82.

IV. Park, Y. (2011). A Pedagogical Framework for Mobile Learning: Categorizing Educational Applications of Mobile Technologies into four Types International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 12(2), 78-102.

Additional Files

Published

15-05-2017

How to Cite

Megha V. Patel. (2017). USE OF MOBILE PHONE IN EDUCATION. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 3(5). Retrieved from http://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/1053