Thinking beyond the hardware, teachers and students are focusing in mobile learning environments. Combined with project-based learning and other integrative pedagogies, mobile tech allows for an expansive engaged classroom experience. How far can students take a project in a short period, and what goes into designing lessons where the outcomes range from the expected to the entrepreneurial?
If you'd like to be considered to present, please let us know a bit more about your project (http://bit.ly/1hqnEvP).
Manuel Morales, Dir of Product Management, Voxy (http://voxy.com/), @Voxy (https://twitter.com/voxy)
Jonathan Izak, CEO, SpecialNeedsWare (http://www.autismate.com), @AutisMate (http://www.autismate.com)
Emily Foote, Co-Founder and VP, Apprennet (http://info.apprennet.com/), @ApprenNet (https://twitter.com/ApprenNet)
Reshan Richards, Ed.D, Creator, Explain Everything (http://www.morriscooke.com/?p=134), @ReshanRichards (https://twitter.com/reshanrichards)
***Additional Panelists to be Announced Shortly***
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The Robin Hood Foundation is launching the College Success Prize, a $5 million prize competition to find scalable technology solutions to help more college students stay on track to a timely graduation. Success will be defined by measurable gains in persistence and graduation rates among students in NYC’s community college system who are required to take remedial (developmental) courses.
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