The circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic highlight the opportunities and benefits that mobile technologies can provide to students and instructors as they learn and teach in unusual times.
Christina Moore is the virtual faculty developer for the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Oakland University in southeast Michigan. She is the editor and regular contributor to a Weekly Teaching Tips Series at OU. While she is tech-reserved and limits screen time, her world is continually expanded by learning with others online, and she works to bring faculty together online. She is a doctoral student in educational leadership, researching how faculty use online spaces to expand their teaching practices. Her work has been published in Tech Trends, EDUCAUSE, Faculty Focus, and other journals and books. Prior to her current role, she was a special lecturer of writing and rhetoric.