MEDEAnet webinar “Mobile Learning”
Mobile devices like smartphones and tablets have changed the way we communicate and become an integral part of our daily life. Using mobile devices in a learning context - mobile learning or m-learning - carries great potential for enriching education. But what has to be considered if you want to use smartphones and tablets in education and what are the concrete benefits and advantages of m-learning? During this one hour webinar you will have the chance to get introduced to this interesting topic. This session will help you to understand the possibilities mobile learning is offering and how it can be used in a fruitful and educationally valuable way. This webinar is aimed at educators, teachers, trainers and media producers interested in mobile learning.
The speakers in this session were Prof. Tania Jadin from University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria and Serge de Beer, Technology coach, LearningTour, The Netherlands.
This webinar was held on 14 November 2013, 4pm CET and attended by 29 particpants from 14 countries.
To see the discussion linked to this webinar go to http://www.media-and-learning.eu/content/mobile-learning-medeanet-webina...
MEDEAnet webinar “Multimedia eBook Creation in Schools”
Thanks to the multiple functionalities mobile devices like tablets and smart phones are offering it's becoming more easy to let students develop their own multimedia eBook in class and to let them become their own publisher.
During this one-hour webinar the speakers described what possibilities exist for teachers to let their students easily develop their own learning resources and what you should respect in terms of didactics and techniques when you start to implement eBook creation in your own class.
Andreas Sexauer from the Distance Learning Centre at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany) demonstrated the technical possibilities apps like the creative book builder are offering and how easy new learning material can be developed.
Our second speaker, Maurice Florêncio Bonnet from the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Education addressed the question on how teachers can integrate this new media tool in their class from a more didactical perspective compared to “traditional” learning material. This webinar was held in German.
This webinar is aimed at teachers, educators and trainers interested in introducing eBook production in their class.
It was held on 11 October at 4 pm and attended by 25 participants from 4 countries (Germany, Austria, Greece & USA)
To see the discussion linked to this webinar go to http://www.media-and-learning.eu/content/medeanet-webinar-%E2%80%9Ee-boo...