694 Use of Technology in the College Classroom

Saturday, April 27, 2013: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Convention Center: 202AB
AAHE/Plan Strategies/Interventions/Programs
Presider: Julie Merten, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL
This session will address the use of technology and mobile multimedia devices on the College/University Campus including how, when, and where they can be used. Discussion on attitudes and behaviors associated with their use will also be included. An examination of best practices health educators can adopt to create engaging lessons and activities using smart devices with potential to improve media and technology literacy. Using social media as a research tool will be included.
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