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Increasing student engagement and retention using mobile applications [electronic resource] : smartphones, Skype and texting technologies / edited by Laura A. Wankel, Patrick Blessinger in collaboration with Jurate Stanaityte, Neil Washington.

Publication:
Bingley : Emerald, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (335 p.)
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
Cutting-edge Technologies in Higher Education
Cutting-edge technologies in higher education, 2044-9968 ; v. 6D
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Subjects:
Education, Higher -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Motivation in education.
College dropouts -- Prevention.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This volume examines how mobile technologies are being used in higher education to increase learner engagement in an epoch of increasing globalization and diversity through a combination of case studies, surveys and literature reviews.
Contents:
pt. I. Adoption of mobile applications : smartphones, Skype and texting technologies
pt. II. Application of mobile applications : smartphones, Skype and texting applications.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Wankel, Laura A.
Blessinger, Patrick.
Stanaityte, Jurate.
Washington, Neil.
ISBN:
1-78190-510-X
1-299-14646-5
OCLC:
827591578