Mobile phones in education: Challenges and opportunities for learning

@article{Keengwe2012MobilePI,
  title={Mobile phones in education: Challenges and opportunities for learning},
  author={Jared Keengwe and Gary Schnellert and Denise Jonas},
  journal={Education and Information Technologies},
  year={2012},
  volume={19},
  pages={441-450}
}
The millennials use mobile phones on a daily basis to keep in touch with family and friends (Lenhart 2010). However, the role of mobile phones in education needs to be close examined as educators strive to incorporate mobile leaning devices in the classroom. Consequently, schools will not only need to evaluate their school curriculums but also recognize the power in the digital devices to engage, enable, and empower Gen-M and iGen learners. Therefore, the purpose of this article is to provide a… CONTINUE READING