Survey: Mobile Learning in ELT 2011
Friday 8 April 2011
by Nik Peachey
It’s around a year since the launch of the first iPad in the UK and almost a year since I launched my first research questionnaire on mobile learning in ELT.
The original questionnaire produced some interesting and surprising results regarding teachers’ attitudes and their openness to mobile learning, the results of which were published online in the Guardian Education section at: English language teachers connect to mobile learning
Now, almost a year on from that first survey I’d like to repeat the same questions to try to get a picture of how things have changed over the last year and what the impact of an increased understanding and availability of mobile devices and mobile connectivity has been in the ELT classroom.
- You can find the new survey and add your answers and comments here: Mobile Learning in ELT 2011
Anyone who adds their response to the questionnaire should also be able to see the results from other respondents and when the survey ends I’ll also publish it here for everyone to see.
- If you would like to see a report on the original survey results from last year, you can also download that from here as PDF: Mobile Learning in ELT 2010
I hope that you’ll assist me and share your ideas and impressions with the greater ELT community.
Also, of course, you are free to leave any comments, questions and observations about your experiences with mobile learning here too.
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