Educational Innovation and Mobile Learning Initiatives – Abilene Christian University

Bill Rankin the Director of Educational Innovation at Abilene Christian University joins Craig to discuss Mobile LearningInitiatives.
In a world of search enginessocial networking, smartphones and converged mobile devices, students have access to more information than one could process in a lifetime, Abilene Christian University launched a mobile-learning initiative, Connected, in 2008. The initiative trains students to not merely consume these vast amounts of information, but to assess information, to synthesize thoughts, to generate new ideas, and to contribute meaningfully to conversations of global importance.