Don't believe the hype. Half the world's people don't have mobiles, and 774m are illiterate. Opportunity?
If mobile technology is so good for schools, why the horror tales of mass iPad purchases without wifi networks to support them? Or headlines like this: "LAUSD report faults iPad bidding"?
Is it because the technology has led the learning? Hard sell and hype from big business? A free-to-join webinar next Tuesday (October 14, 3pm) gives educators a forum to share their insights and opinions. It builds on the recent Eduication Fast Forward 11 debate "Mobile learning for the masses?" Register here.