The place for ubiquitous computing in schools: lessons learned from a school-based intervention for youth physical activity

@inproceedings{Poole2011ThePF,
  title={The place for ubiquitous computing in schools: lessons learned from a school-based intervention for youth physical activity},
  author={Erika Shehan Poole and Andrew D. Miller and Yan Xu and Elsa Eiriksdottir and Richard Catrambone and Elizabeth D. Mynatt},
  booktitle={UbiComp},
  year={2011}
}
With rising concerns about obesity and sedentary lifestyles in youth, there has been an increasing interest in understanding how pervasive and ubiquitous computing technologies can catalyze positive health behaviors in children and teens. School-based interventions seem like a natural choice, and ubiquitous computing technologies hold much promise for these interventions. Yet the literature contains little guidance for how to approach school-based ubicomp deployments. Grounded in our analysis… CONTINUE READING
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