Mobile Technology for Children

Written By Allison Druin
Mobile Technology for Children
  • Publsiher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release : 16 March 2009
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
  • Pages : 408 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Mobile Technology for Children written by Allison Druin which was release on 16 March 2009, this book published by Morgan Kaufmann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Children are one of the largest new user groups of mobile technology -- from phones to micro-laptops to electronic toys. These products are both lauded and criticized, especially when it comes to their role in education and learning. The need has never been greater to understand how these technologies are being designed and to evaluate their impact worldwide. Mobile Technology for Children brings together contributions from leaders in industry, non-profit organizations, and academia to offer practical solutions for the design and the future of mobile technology for children. *First book to present a multitude of voices on the design, technology, and impact of mobile devices for children and learning *Features contributions from leading academics, designers, and policy makers from nine countries, whose affiliations include Sesame Workshop, LeapFrog Enterprises, Intel, the United Nations, and UNICEF *Each contribution and case study is followed by a best practice overview to help readers consider their own research and design and for a quick reference

Mobile Technology for Children

Mobile Technology for Children
  • Author : Allison Druin
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release Date : 2009-03-16
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : Children are one of the largest new user groups of mobile technology -- from phones to micro-laptops to electronic toys. These products are both lauded and criticized, especially when it comes to their role in education and learning. The need has never been greater to understand how these technologies are ...

Mobile Technologies in Children s Language and Literacy

Mobile Technologies in Children   s Language and Literacy
  • Author : Grace Oakley
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This book examines the ways in which mobile technologies may contribute to or disrupt literacy learning in children. Also explored is the impact mobile technologies may have on literacy definitions and practices; student, parent and teacher roles and interactions; power relations in education; and social and material interactions....

Health Information Technology for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry An Issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America E Book

Health Information Technology for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  An Issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America  E Book
  • Author : Barry Sarvet,John Torous
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-11-15
  • Total pages : 183
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, edited by Drs. Barry Sarvet and John Torous, will cover the spectrum of Health Information Technology and its role in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Topics covered include, but are not limited to Transformational Impact of Health IT on Clinical Practice; Strategies for ...

Children and Mobile Phones

Children and Mobile Phones
  • Author : Barrie Gunter
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-05-08
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This book examines research and relevant theory on the role of mobile phones in the lives of children and young people, how these technologies are used for different applications, the effects that mobile phones have on young people, and the challenges of regulating and controlling the technology and its use....

The Handheld Library Mobile Technology and the Librarian

The Handheld Library  Mobile Technology and the Librarian
  • Author : Thomas A. Peters,Lori A. Bell
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2013-04-01
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : Covering topics such as mobile reference, eBooks, mobile websites, and QR codes, this book examines the effects of the global mobile revolution on libraries and library users—critical information all librarians need. • Contains contributed chapters from active, innovative, respected librarians in the mobile library movement on ideas and trends for ...

Using Mobile Technologies in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics

Using Mobile Technologies in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
  • Author : Nigel Calder,Kevin Larkin,Nathalie Sinclair
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-09
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : Mobile technologies influence the way that we interact with the world, the way that we live. We use them for communication, entertainment, information and research. In education settings, there has been substantial investment in mobile devices, often without a concomitant investment in developing pedagogy and practices. With mobile technologies evolving ...

Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders

Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders
  • Author : Silton, Nava R.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2015-05-31
  • Total pages : 425
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : The greatest advantage of modern technology is its ability to improve the lives of all. In particular, new technologies have the potential to greatly mitigate cognitive, motor, and social impairments stemming from genetic or environmental factors. Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders raises awareness of ...

Emerging Trends and Advanced Technologies for Computational Intelligence

Emerging Trends and Advanced Technologies for Computational Intelligence
  • Author : Liming Chen,Supriya Kapoor,Rahul Bhatia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Total pages : 414
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This book is a collection of extended chapters from the selected papers that were published in the proceedings of Science and Information (SAI) Conference 2015. It contains twenty-one chapters in the field of Computational Intelligence, which received highly recommended feedback during SAI Conference 2015 review process. During the three-day event 260 scientists, technology ...

Social Media and Mobile Technologies for Healthcare

Social Media and Mobile Technologies for Healthcare
  • Author : Househ, Mowafa
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-06-30
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : In addition to social media’s prevalence for personal use, online networking tools are also gaining momentum in the healthcare field. Health information and patient discussion are embracing these technologies to create a more ubiquitous communication platform. Social Media and Mobile Technologies for Healthcare provides insight on the tools that ...

Childhood Mobile Technologies and Everyday Experiences

Childhood  Mobile Technologies and Everyday Experiences
  • Author : E. Bond
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-06-25
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This timely volume offers an in-depth theoretical analysis of children's experiences growing up with mobile internet technologies. Drawing on up-to-date research, it explores the relationship between childhood as a social and cultural construction and the plethora of mobile internet technologies which have become ubiquitous in everyday life....

Young Children and Families in the Information Age

Young Children and Families in the Information Age
  • Author : Kelly L. Heider,Mary Renck Jalongo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-12-05
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : This edited book presents the most recent theory, research and practice on information and technology literacy as it relates to the education of young children. Because computers have made it so easy to disseminate information, the amount of available information has grown at an exponential rate, making it impossible for ...

Enriching Teaching and Learning Environments With Contemporary Technologies

Enriching Teaching and Learning Environments With Contemporary Technologies
  • Author : Durnali, Mehmet,Limon, ?brahim
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-02-07
  • Total pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : Educational technologies have revolutionized the learning and teaching environments. Offline/online applications and social media have changed the conventional learning and teaching habits and competencies. In terms of learners, it has been empirically proven that the use of educational technologies in the classroom make learning easier and more enjoyable. On ...

Promoting Active Learning through the Integration of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies

Promoting Active Learning through the Integration of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies
  • Author : Keengwe, Jared
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-08-31
  • Total pages : 331
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : Once considered disruptive to learning, technology has increasingly become an integrated and valued part of the modern classroom. In particular, mobile technologies provide the ability to encourage evocative student learning through new experiences. Promoting Active Learning through the Integration of Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies showcases the widely varied ways that ...

Social and Organizational Impacts of Emerging Mobile Devices Evaluating Use

Social and Organizational Impacts of Emerging Mobile Devices  Evaluating Use
  • Author : Lumsden, Joanna
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2012-02-29
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : "This book focuses on human-computer interaction related to the innovation and research in the design, evaluation, and use of innovative handheld, mobile, and wearable technologies in order to broaden the overall body of knowledge regarding such issue"--Provided by publisher....

Action Research

Action Research
  • Author : Jerry W. Willis,Claudia Edwards
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release Date : 2014-08-01
  • Total pages : 343
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
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Summary : The first three chapters of Action Research: Models, Methods, and Examples covers the history, foundations, and basics of conducting action research projects. In those chapters you will learn about the origins of action research as well as about the different methods and models of action research - from the original ...