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ACU EdTech Mobile

Conversations in, on and around the classroom

Today was an interesting one, which really centred around the classroom  and looked at it from a range of very different aspects.

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ACU EdTech Mobile

Apps and Research

I’m writing this and the next two posts a while after the fact. Not because I didn’t want to, things just really got away from me. So if these posts seem a little less detailed you now know why.

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Travel

A Guided Tour

I didn’t know much about Abilene before I got here. I knew it was in Texas, I knew about the work ACU was doing… and that’s about it. I’m now ready for my pop-quiz on Abilene after a great weekend seeing the sites around and being guided through it by the wonderful George Saltsman.

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ACU Mobile

Mobility in Practice

Today I spent the day with faculty at ACU discussing the use of mobile devices and the technology supporting it.

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ACU EdTech Mobile

A Day in Abilene

Yesterday consisted of a drive from Grapevine and a quick tour of Abilene. I drove around a bit and checked out downtown before it got dark. A quiet day where nothing exciting really happened at all.

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Mobile

Breaking Development Wrap-Up

Honestly, I needed a few days to process the Breaking Development conference so I’m about ready to write something now.

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Travel

Texas

So I’ve had a couple of days in Texas. It’s certainly warmer than California, flatter and bigger.

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UCI

End of the Week

It’s Friday and my last day at UCI. It’s been a great week and my hosts have been the best. Ever. Thanks to Mary Frances, Armando and Francisco for letting me interrupt their work, interrogate them and share their space. There are somethings that you can never learn without seeing and being at the coal […]

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EdTech

EdTech and Practice

Tuesday here in Irvine was a couple of meetings with people on the other side of the campus – Irvine’s educational design and distance learning sections. The meetings were a good opportunity to learn about these two areas and how they operate here at Irvine. I think the most interesting points were the commonalities in […]

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UCI

An Introduction to UCI

So today was my first day at the Medical School of University of California Irvine. I don’t know if it was the weather but everyone was so friendly. I finally got to meet in person my contact at UCI, Mary Frances, and have a quick tour of their teaching spaces and be introduced to her […]