Month: March 2014

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Mobile Application Design Curriculum: Creating An Information Architecture System Design For Mobile Applications(Lesson 4)

Introduction: In this lesson you will organize your collected marketing, content and technology based decisions regarding your mobile application. You will learn about the current trends in system design in modern mobile applications. You will apply these components to an organized system design which displays your strategy and intended design for how users will interact …

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Instructional Technology & Andover Innovation Lab Update March 10-14 2014

This week the language lab continued to do training on using the Sanako software in the language lab. This support and training really benefits teachers who can use the software to create language immersion experiences. I also met with Jorge Allen to refine the plan for the the world language website. The plan is to …

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Mobile Application Curriculum: Intro to Mobile Development Platforms

Introducing students to the variety of common mobile development platforms is a great place to start with mobile development curriculum. The differences between these platforms and the available technology varies with the design approaches for each platform. It is beneficial to introduce students to: 1.Examining different mobile development platforms and their interfaces (Android,iPhone,Windows) and defining …

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Mobile Application Curriculum Approaches: Defining The Differences Between Web and Native Apps

When the discussion of Mobile development projects begin a critical perspective on the differences between Mobile web and Native applications. Currently, most students of mine consider native applications the main goal of their development. This is the application which is downloaded directly from a app store or library and placed on a device and developed …

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Instructional Technology Update & Highlights From Andover Innovation Lab Week Of February 24-February 28th, 2014

The state of teachers engaging in new projects with technology at Andover High School! On Monday, the help desk received some older laptops to assist with projects for blogs, web development and using Google tools. Myself and the Lab Coordinator Zachary Griffin worked with Social Studies staff during their department meeting time to add links …