Educational Technology

October 25, 2010

LCA’s dean of curriculum and instruction Gina Hawkins talks about the merging of the classroom of yesterday with the technology of today

Filed under: Educational Technology — admin @ 12:40 am

By Gina Hawkins, the Walton Tribune

The Department of Labor estimates the learners of today will have 10 to 14 jobs by the age of 38 — and most of those jobs don’t exist yet. “We are currently preparing students for jobs and technologies that don’t yet exist in order to solve problems we don’t even know are problems yet,” Karl Fisch said. Educators are exploring the implication this has on education. The use of technology in the classroom has been around for some time; however, the use of technology is rapidly moving toward online education. Online education is quickly becoming a prominent and important piece of the education pie in the U.S.

http://waltontribune.com/education/article_25fbcee6-d356-11df-9b68-001cc4c002e0.html

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