Portable Technologies

Volume 13 of the series Innovations in Science Education and Technology pp 121-145

Educational Innovations in Portable Technologies

  • Stephen BannaschAffiliated withThe Concord Consortium

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This chapter discusses trends and developments in portable computing and probe, and wireless networking technologies that can be used to support student scientific inquiry. Much of what is described here is technology developed and adapted to support the Science Learning in Context (SLiC) project, developed by the Concord Consortium.