April 23, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Track 1: Teaching, Learning, and Assessment
The UAEU iPad Project - Using Mobile Devices to Enhance Engagement and Improve Learning for ESL Students

English is the language of instruction at United Arab Emirates University, yet English is the country's second language. Many high school graduates are not proficient enough to take university classes. This presentation shows how mobile devices are used in the university preparation program to engage students and improve learning outcomes.

Robert Whelan
Advisor to Provost
United Arab Emirates University
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