Mobile learning is very common in the current scenario. It is the easiest way of learning for students. It is the most preferable way for students to get help for learning. Many institutions are supporting the concept of e-learning and mobile learning. They distribute mobile phones and laptops to students and encourage them to use them.
There are many educational apps that are very useful for teachers and students to learn a topic or provide notes. You can easily send your feedback if you don't understand properly and can discuss your queries or suggestions with lecturers. It has audio, video, and text messages which facilitate learning and practicing.
Advantages of mobile learning
1) It can be convenient anywhere and anytime.
Learning is not confined to a physical location or specific time. Instead, students can learn anywhere such as by sitting at home and at any time they want. Students are not bound to present at the institution to attend classes. Teachers are able to communicate with students to clear their doubts, or even communicate with parents for a child's progress.
2) Dynamic learning and teaching methodologies
Mobile learning is easily accessed to newer and modern teaching and learning method. It is extremely friendly towards visual learning. Through audio, video, and images, students will have an interest in learning. It gives attention to students and conveys course material in an effective fashion. These face-paced, visually engaging graphics is found to be more interesting for students.
3) Encourages students for learning
There are many educational apps that help children to learn better. It includes all content, guiding notes, online quizzes to keep track of your progress (daily, weekly or monthly). The online study is presented in such a way that it attracts the students and encourages them to perform better.
4) Personalisation of learning
Flexibility is the best thing about mobile learning. Teachers and students are able to learn many topics. It means students are able to use their personal mobile learning devices to access course materials, tests, content, etc.
5) Tests knowledge of students
Apart from study material, there are different types of puzzles, quizzes, riddles that enhance the knowledge of an individual. Short-type questions such as multiple-choice questions will expand your knowledge. The mobile phone is a very useful tool and hence it makes it easier for students to study.