This is not only a topic based on convenience and engaging students using mobile technology, but could also be about accessibility. Those who may not have computers may have smart phones and you could be making education more accessible to your students.
Blackboard App for Mobile Devices
- This app can be configured to work with Dropbox.com or Google Drive so that students who use cloud based storage can submit papers via mobile devices.
- Available for: iOS /Android
BB Grader for Instructor Freedom – iPads only
- I wish I could say this was for everyone, but alas, it is only for iPads. This gives you the capability of using Crocodoc (the inline feedback tool in the Grade Center) while comfortably sitting on your couch grading papers online.
- iOS (remember, it’s for iPads only)
Designing Courses for Mobile Friendly Access