Introduction to APPtitude 2012: Enhancing Student Learning by Implementing Mobile Apps for the Classroom

A University of Iowa Faculty Learning Community

Do your students ever struggle to learn? There might be an app for that!

WORKSHOP DATE: May 23, 2012 / 8:45 am - 1:00 pm
LOCATION2390 University Capitol Centre

If you have any questions about this workshop or about this faculty learning community, please contact: Jean Florman at

Devices for Mobile Apps

Background: Starting in May 2012, the Center for Teaching, ITS-Instructional Services, and the UI Libraries will work with a group of UI faculty members who have identified a learning need in their students and would like to find or help develop a mobile web application to help students address that learning challenge.

Pre-Workshop Activities

May Workshop Announcement

May Workshop Application Form

Workshop Activities

08:45 am Welcome

09:00 am Overview & Introductions

09:10 am Introduction to Bloom's Taxonomy

09:30 am Writing Learning Objectives

10:00 am Curriculum Fit Framework Exercise (Small Group Activity)

10:30 am BREAK

10:35 am Mobile Apps:  Definition, Selection & Evaluation Guidelines, and an APP Demonstration

11:00 am Small Group Presentations

12:00 pm LUNCH / Open Discussion

12:30 pm What Is Next?



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