My first Android app

I have been toying with App Inventor off and on since it was first opened on the Google website and was very excited to hear that the project was being open-sourced and moved to MIT’s Center for Mobile Learning. It is still in limited, beta release there and I am now able access this toolContinue reading “My first Android app”

Jessica Prois: In World of Education Apps, Tech Owes Teachers Some Media Literacy

Tablet PC by pascal79 on May 25, 2005 fromhttp://www.sxc.hu/photo/299974 Here’s an essay by a teacher-turned-writer Jessica Prois that makes some excellent points about the unfocused excitement for apps that is drawing the attention of some educators. “The panel and audience discussed whether software is being created and tossed out there with no way for parentsContinue reading “Jessica Prois: In World of Education Apps, Tech Owes Teachers Some Media Literacy”