Smartphones & Tablets in the Classroom Part 1

Karina Barley discusses how to transform your smartphone and / or tablet into a valuable learning tool. You will improve your confidence with mobile technology.
  • 4.0 Rating

    262 reviews

  • Targeted to

    All Educators

  • 2 Hours

    Course Duration
  • Standards

    2.6, 3.4

About this course

The portability and connectivity of smartphones and tablets make them the perfect accompaniment for casual relief teachers wishing to keep an extensive selection of resources, lessons and games in the their pocket or backpack. 

Karina Barley is an expert with educational technology and in this webinar she will: 

  • show you the best apps to have on your device 
  • explain how to use and broadcast apps from your device to TV screens and interactive whiteboard 
  • improve your confidence with mobile technology 
  • leave your exceptionally well resourced with free app suggestions and teaching techniques 
  • cover Apple and Android smartphone and tablet devices 

You will learn:

  • How to transform your smartphone and / or tablet into a valuable learning tool
  • Best practice techniques that ensure responsible and productive use of ‘smart’ devices
  • How to understand and appreciate the value of mobile technology in the 21st century classroom
Course Duration: 2 Hours

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers:
 2.6, 3.4

NESA: Smartphones and Tablets in the Classroom Part 1 may be logged as 2 hours of NESA Elective PD. Suggested descriptors: 2.6.2 and 3.4.2

💜 Reviews 💜

“The videos were very engaging! Also the opportunities to share ideas and learn from others was great” - Jane C
“I loved this course. It pushed me out of my comfort zone and made me think about how I can implement the use of smartphones and tablets in the classroom” - Mark T

Karina Barley M.Ed

Education Consultant


I am an internationally recognised educational consultant specialising in the needs of children with autism. I have over 30 years of experience as an educator, a behavioural therapist, an educational tutor, a course developer and educational technology specialist.