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Take a step inside the classroom of tomorrow

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We talk a lot about VR in our homes, but how is it going to revolutionise education?

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12 Things That Will Disappear From Classrooms In The Next 12 Years - by by Terry Heick

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by Terry Heick

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The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education -- Campus Technology

The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education -- Campus Technology | Education Matters | Scoop.it
Makerspaces, wearable technologies and adaptive learning technologies are three of the six technologies that will have a profound impact on higher education within the next five years, according to the NMC Horizon Report: 2015 Higher Education Edition, released today by the New Media Consortium and the Educause Learning Initiative.

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To Advance Education, We Must First Reimagine Society

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Why haven't education reform efforts amounted to much? Because they start with the wrong problem, says John Abbott, director of the 21st Century Learning Initiative. Overhauling the educational paradigm means replacing the metaphor — the concept of the world and its inhabitants as machine-like entities — that has shaped the education system, as well as many other aspects of our culture.

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Miklos Szilagyi's curator insight, April 3, 2014 4:09 AM

Great article... like it...:-))) teachers as guides... yessss...

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How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

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How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different by Terry Heick This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the… (RT @Learning1st: How is 21st Century Thinking Different?

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The Future of Learning—Digital, Mobile, Real-Time

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The latest results from Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow and an advisor to DreamBox, and her Speak Up 2012 National Research Project and Project Tomorrow survey of 364,233 participants, shows the upward spiral of tech use, even by the very young.

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Envisioning Future Education: 6 Exciting Predictions via GDC

Envisioning Future Education: 6 Exciting Predictions via GDC | Education Matters | Scoop.it
Have a look at these 6 intriguing scenarios for future education, from the minds of some of the greatest educators in the world.

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Dr. Theresa Kauffman's curator insight, July 1, 9:35 AM
Very interesting predictions of future education. Some of these are slipping into place already. Not so sure about the unintended consequences of chemistry for brain enhancement, though.
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21st Century Education: Preparing Today's School for Tomorrow's Future

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The world is changing in exponential ways due to technology. Education is not an exception. Consumers are turning into producers. Kindergarteners are turning into authors with a worldwide audience....

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Angela Ribo's curator insight, July 29, 2015 10:33 AM

Yes, it is an exciting time, but also a time with a lot to learn about how to do it well.

Tony Guzman's curator insight, July 29, 2015 11:16 AM

This article, while emphasizing on K12 sector, shares some insights from recent workshops and conferences about what today's schools need to be considering to be ready for tomorrow's learners.

Paul's curator insight, July 30, 2015 9:20 AM

I like the idea of social media being about story-telling - would like to see more of this at our school

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6 Emerging Trends in Education and Mobile Learning

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At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Below are the notes of the key points that I made. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? For students in California,…

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Brad Ovenell-Carter's curator insight, April 16, 2014 11:30 AM

Social media is everything, as Rikia Saddy (@rikias) says.

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Bringing Together Learning Science and Technology to Envision “Education 3.0”

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Sharing Reflections and Fun Takeaways from Dr. Jeff Borden's Inspiring Keynote Presentation at NERCOMP 2014. Have you ever stumbled across an insight into how

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8 Amazing Ways Google Glasses Will Change Education - Online Universities

8 Amazing Ways Google Glasses Will Change Education - Online Universities | Education Matters | Scoop.it
Educators and students can expect to see some amazing changes to the educational experience when Google Glasses show up in the classroom.

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Eight Things in Education That Will Change in the Digital Age

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"Are we asking our students to collect dots or connect dots?" asks author Seth Godin, who wrote the book Stop Stealing Dreams.


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