Learning With Lucie Archive 2006-2013

November 24, 2011

Playing with QR codes

Filed under: Education,Web/Tech — Learning with Lucie @ 10:15 am

Although I have installed a free QR reader on my phone and have used it to get more information about an object or place, I had yet to create my own.  This morning I created my first QR code using 

http://ctrlq.org/qrcode/

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A QR codes is a two-dimensional bar code that can be posted on or near an object so that someone with a Mobile device can snap a picture and receive additional text, media, or links related to that object.  

Read more about QR codes and their implication for educators in this Educause article:
7 Things You Should know about QR codes 

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2 Comments »

  1. Great Article Lucie!! I learned a lot, still more to learn about http://www.google.com/cse Google’s Custom Search Engine and how you used it to store your QR code information. Thanks! JilMac.com

    Comment by Jil MacMenamin — November 28, 2011 @ 12:44 am | Reply

  2. Lucie, Great minds think alike! I was just thinking about forming a group at school to try using QR codes with students. Thanks for the resources you shared here.

    Comment by Charlie MacFadyen — November 28, 2011 @ 8:52 pm | Reply


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