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Techno Teach: Handheld Computing Robby Slaughter March 2, 2002 [email protected] Agenda Who are we? What is a handheld computer? What can be done in the classroom? Where are we headed? Who are we? Who are we? PDA Utilization Group Dr. Anthony Petrosino

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Techno Teach:Handheld Computing

Robby Slaughter

March 2, 2002

[email protected]

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Agenda

  • Who are we?

  • What is a handheld computer?

  • What can be done in the classroom?

  • Where are we headed?

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Who are we?

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Who are we?

  • PDA Utilization Group

    • Dr. Anthony Petrosino

      • Research organization dedicated to investigating the opportunities of handheld computing in education

      • Established Spring 2001

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Who are we?

  • INSITE PT3 Grant (DOE P342A000111)

    • Dr. Paul Resta Co-PI

    • Dr. Jere Confrey Co-PI

    • Dr. Anthony Petrosino Co-PI

    • Project Director Melissa Tothero

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Who are we?

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What is a handheld computer?

!!!

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Handheld Computer - PDA

  • Personal

  • Digital

  • Assistant

  • Handheld

  • Organizer

  • Computer

  • Connected

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Handheld Computer - PDA

  • Questions:

  • How many are there?

    • About 20 major models, and about 10 million in use in the United States

  • How much do they cost?

    • From $100 to $700, depending on the model and the features

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Handheld Computer - PDA

  • What can they do?

    • Calendars, to-do lists, memos, email, games, web browsing, play music, movies, connect to the Internet, etc, etc.

  • Why Palm™?

    • 88% market share

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Handheld Computer - PDA

Want to try it yourself?

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Where are we headed?

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Where are we headed?

The future is the network.

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Where are we headed?

Problem: One PDA-to-One PC

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Where are we headed?

Solution: Many PDAs-to-One Server

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Where are we headed?

Palm Ethernet Cradles

  • Plug directly into the network

  • Eliminate costly PCs

  • Allows synchronization from anywhere

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Techno Teach:Handheld Computing

Robby Slaughter

March 2, 2002

[email protected]

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