Welcome to the University of Maryland's Learning Technology Mobility Initiative. Our goals are as follows:
Here are some reasons why faculty should consider using Mobile devices in education:
Our Mobility Initiative has a limited number of iPod Touches, and iPads that can be loaned to faculty for distribution to students for a limited time-period during the semester. With a rotating loan schedule, multiple classes can benefit from using the devices during a single semester.
UMCP Faculty who wish to rent devices for their classroom should fill out the online form two weeks before the start of each semester: request form
Please see UMD Mobile App Directory for a list of useful Apps http://mobility.umd.edu/