Speak Up 2015 Findings
How do Grade 9-12 students use mobile devices to help with learning in class?
Best device to write a report, take an online test or create a presentation? Grade 6-12 students say the laptop!
Is it important for students to use a laptop, Chromebook or tablet in class for learning? Yes, say…
Are you teaching in a class where your students can use mobile devices?
1/3 of teachers want more PD to support mobile learning, including how to identify mobile apps and how to use devices within instruction.
52% endorse the idea of parents providing students with a device to use at school.
64% say they would pay an annual fee to support technology at their child(ren)’s school.
What are the benefits of mobile learning?
Parents are mobile users too!
46% of principals say it is very important that students have access to mobile devices to help with schoolwork at school.
23% of principals report that they have incorporated student-owned devices into instruction with positive results – with 12% considering doing this in the upcoming school year.
How likely are you this year to allow students to use their own mobile devices for instructional purposes at school?
*data from high school principals only
Source: Speak Up 2015 Research Project for Digital Learning Findings - the results of the authentic, unfiltered views of 505,676 students, parents and educators nationwide. Learn more about Speak Up and other research findings from Project Tomorrow at tomorrow.org.