Thursday, May 26, 2005

QuickTake: Does Wi-Fi Facilitate Student Learning?

From: Final Report for Wireless Internet Grant, Funded by Research Center for Educational Technology, Kent State University,June 2004:


The research found that wireless Internet can promote student-centered learning by providing a choice of location, better learning environment, flexibility of time, easy involvement in group projects, and improved communication with instructors and other learners. New teaching strategies and models need to be developed to take full advantage of wireless technology.
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1 Comments:

Blogger Dr. Tammy said...

I believe that! My husband has a blackberry (wireless) and is constantly checking his email...no matter where we are. It really keeps him on top of issues and can respond immediately to business issues.

It's amazing how he can get wireless connection almost anywhere we are in the city.

7:43 PM  

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