Mobile technologies are ramping up, worldwide, faster than any other technology in human record. There are 1.6 billion TV sets and 5.2 billion mobile phones! While K-12 education missed the desktop computer revolution, the Internet revolution, and the laptop computer revolution, it is not going to miss the mobile technologies revolution!!! We predict that by 2015 every child in every classroom in every school in the U.S. will be using a mobile learning device (aka smartphone, mobile tablet) 24/7 for curricular purposes. You can take that prediction to the bank!
To support the transformation of K-12, we have formed the Intergalactic Mobile Learning Center! The IMLC provides:
Cathie Norris, Regents Professor, University of North Texas
Elliot Soloway, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, University of Michigan