New Mobile-based Electronic Grade Management System
Emad Bataineh, Hend Al Abbar, Zayed University, United Arab Emirates
EdMedia + Innovate Learning, in Vancouver, Canada ISBN 978-1-880094-62-4 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC
M-Grade is a new mobile-based electronic grade system that was designed to replace the traditional paper-based methods of managing grades in the school system within the gulf region. With today's rapid growth of the information technology, the system capabilities will be endless. The new system provides many features and functions that assist teacher's record and manage students' performance assessment. By using the PDA device, teachers are capable of entering and processing student grade data into their electronic grade sheet at anytime and from anywhere. The new application creates final grade report where it ca be submitted to the school administration wirelessly. was developed to run on mobile devices such as an i-mate or PDA. A survey was designed and conducted to assess and measure the usefulness, usability and effectiveness of . The results of the survey have shown that the new tool is very useful, easy to use and learn, and effective.
Bataineh, E. & Al Abbar, H. (2007). New Mobile-based Electronic Grade Management System. In C. Montgomerie & J. Seale (Eds.), Proceedings of ED-MEDIA 2007--World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (pp. 3-10). Vancouver, Canada: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
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