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Some instructors have expressed concern about students using mobile devices out in the field and the possibility of theft. These are some tips you can share with students to reduce the risk.
This article summarizes two surveys of students at the University of Central Florida. A majority of students reported that mobile devices make it easier to access to coursework and communicate with their instructors and other students. The authors note that both students and instructors need technical, logistical, and pedagogical support for integrating mobile devices and apps in formal and informal learning environments.