Woman in Mobile Spotlight: Angela Baker

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 Blog

In our first “Woman in Mobile Spotlight,” we featured a computer scientist who created multilingual mobile-based STEM learning tools. In this edition we are proud to feature a woman whose skills in mobile policy were first honed while working for … Continue reading

February 2015 Gender & Mobiles Newsletter now available!

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Monday, March 9th, 2015 Blog

The February 2015 issue of the Gender & Mobile/Learning Newsletter is now available! You may access the newsletter on the web by clicking this link. This had to be one of my favorite issues to put together since it provided me … Continue reading

Woman in Mobile Spotlight: Dr Mmaki Jantjies

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 Blog

In this issue, we are delighted to spotlight a friend and respected academic colleague, Dr Mmaki Jantjies. Mmaki is a University of Warwick graduate who developed innovative software as part of her doctoral studies to help make multilingual STEM mobile learning possible. … Continue reading

#EpicFail: A top 10 tech list to help women remain in the Stone Age

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Saturday, January 24th, 2015 Blog

When cruising my usual tech news outlets, I came across what I thought was going to be an article packed full of innovations that help women, wherever they are, change their lives for the better, spurring real progress on the … Continue reading

December 2014 Gender & Mobiles Newsletter now available!

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 Blog

The December 2014 issue of the Gender & Mobile/Learning Newsletter is now available! You may access the newsletter on the web by clicking this link. In this issue, I was very honored to have long time supporter and collaborator Merel Van der Woude … Continue reading

Gender Matters with Mobile Learning

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Saturday, December 6th, 2014 Blog

In 2010, I first started researching the potential links between gender and mobile learning. In 2013, I was the first ever presenter to speak on gender and mobile learning at UNESCO. Now, nearly five years after beginning this journey of … Continue reading

October 2014 Gender & Mobiles Newsletter now available!

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 Blog

The October 2014 issue of the Gender & Mobile/Learning Newsletter is now available! You may access the newsletter on the web by clicking this link. My co-editor Alex Tyers and I realized after its publication that this newsletter issue has a … Continue reading

Transitioning to Tech: It’s Not as Difficult as You May Think!

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Sunday, September 28th, 2014 Blog

When I tell most people that my first profession was as a teacher, I am often greeted with disbelief. Questions such as “How did you go from teaching to technology?” often follow the initial shock, and increasingly I am beginning … Continue reading

K.I.S.S.: Teen Girl Uses Mobile Phone to Record Attempted Rape

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Sunday, August 31st, 2014 Blog

K.I.S.S. = Keep It Simple, Sumitra When I first came across the story of the Indian girl who used her mobile phone to record the conversation that preceded her attempted rape by an uncle, I was floored! Here was a … Continue reading

August 2014 Gender & Mobiles Newsletter now available!

by Ronda Zelezny-Green On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 Blog

The August issue of the Gender & Mobile/Learning Newsletter is now available! You may access the newsletter on the web by clicking this link.  This particular issue of the newsletter appears to be dominated by mobile network operators (MNOs), and in … Continue reading