Can’t Fight Fashion: Wearables Will Be In the Classroom

Hat tip to Web/mobile developer and Accessibility Evangelist extraordinaire Paul Adam for tweeting this article from The Chronicle of Higher Education entitled Apple Watch: Coming to a Classroom Near You? With Apple’s new iWatch and other wearables from Motorola, Samsung and others, the ever present phone will move to the wrists of some students. This opens up the educational pitfalls of distraction and even cheating, but it may also open up new opportunities in learning and education methods.

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Apple’s iWatch. Photo credit The Chronicle of Higher Education

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