Share Paper: Exploring Tablet Computing in Teacher Education: The UT COE iPad Working Group

  1. Karen French, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  2. Michelle Read, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  3. Detra Price-Dennis, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  4. Hyo-Jin Yoon, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  5. Haydee Rodriguez, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  6. Joan Hughes, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
  7. Barbara Pazey, The University of Texas at Austin, United States
Monday, March 5 11:30 AM-12:30 PM George Bonnell

Abstract: The College of Education at The University of Texas at Austin has formed a cross-disciplinary working group to explore the uses and learning implications of incorporating iPad tablet computers into classroom activities in higher education settings. At this roundtable, representatives from the working group and the instructional technology support team with whom they are working will discuss with their peers what they have learned about implementing a project of this kind in a teacher education program. Presenters will engage participants in an active discussion of their own experience, knowledge and ideas. Topics will include implications for teaching methods, student response ...