"What I think is important to note is that both students and teachers are realizing that many classes do not have sufficient link with the real world, especially in terms of what the real world will be expecting of people. See for…"
"Technology will be become more prevalent over the coming years with the ability to deliver a quality education at a reasonable cost. The ability to leverage top teachers through technology will have a profound effect on student…"
"In the past few years, the way of adopting education has changed a lot. Students are now more comfortable with the latest trends like online learning, mobile-learning, etc. Educators of this gen also accepts the changing paradigm of education and…"
"This is very well written James. I do support technology in education. However, I also believe that excess of anything can be harmful. Therefore no matter how difficult it might be, regulation the use of technology is equally important. all…"
" I had a Norman Rockwell moment the other day. My wife and I were at a store looking for glasses when I happen to notice a small child in one of those carriages that are more for holding a child at bay…"
"Learning has undergone changes to adapt itself to the requirements and of the changing economic and technological scenario. Technology has played a very vital role in this change. Incorporation of tablets, smartphones, internet, social media,…"
"Yes, it is still disturbing to hear from some people that they feel discriminated against by some teachers. I got both my degrees in online education and I heard over and over how people of color felt more accepted in online classes because people…"
"I think learning per se has not changed - we still need to engage cognition and affect, we still need to help students find an intrinsic motivation to learn. But what has radically changed (or SHOULD change) are the contents of education, and how we…"
I am Epiphane from Benin, in West Africa. I am an EFL teacher and would like to learn more on Web2.0 and education. Certainly you'll point to me Future of Education cause there have been some series on this topic but you know what…"
"Found one more cool resource, in fact two for creating and sharing Flash cards.
They are www.mobl21.com and http://cramberry.net/?home=1
Mobl21 promises a lot more as you can not only create flash cards and quizzes but also publish them for your…"
"Web 2.0 and Technology has changed the way Learning is the imparted and imbibed. And Social Media has added the feature of sharing and interoperability in the domain of education. I agree with what one of my colleagues said ' Mobile learning is…"
"Hi Nellie - it's a condensation of lots of area's (wider than the educational domain). It's based on the fundamental question: why are we educating students? Two key answers to that are: for economic success; and to enhance the…"
"A big thank you to all of you who contributed to this discussion. As a part of the annual ITK conference, my colleagues and I presented you views on learning and teaching in the digital age. We made a 10 min video in Second Life where we had a…"