Build It, Teach It, Learn It: Homegrown Mobile Apps for Teaching and Learning

Thursday, October 27 | 9:10AM–10:00AM | Meeting Room 208A/B, Level Two
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
With tablets increasingly used in higher education, faculty needs custom mobile apps to teach students difficult material on-the-fly and are looking to IT for help. We will cover a DIY strategy to create curriculum apps in-house by connecting faculty, students, and IT. The resulting apps fill a curriculum app market void with wins for students, faculty, IT, and the public.

Outcomes: Learn how to build an innovative DIY development process for faculty, facilitated by IT *Learn how IT can surface talent from the student body for app development *Apply strategies that will help app development efforts succeed


  • Hilary Baker

    Vice President for IT & CIO Emeritus, California State University, Northridge
  • Deone Zell

    Associate Vice President, Academic Technology, California State University, Northridge