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The 6 Education Technology Trends You Should Know About - Edudemic

The 6 Education Technology Trends You Should Know About - Edudemic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Not too long ago, the NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Edition was released, with the aim of examining emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in teaching and learning within higher education settings. This is the eleventh time the New Media Consortium has put out this report, and it is interesting to look back …
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Jamie Ruppert's curator insight, March 8, 2014 10:07 AM

Tech is the students first language. Tech in the classroom isn't about the way you teach. It's about the way they learn.

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Top 10 emerging technologies for 2014

Top 10 emerging technologies for 2014 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Technology has become perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, positive technological breakthroughs promise innovative solutions to the most pressing global challenges of our time, from resource scarcity to global environmental change. However, a lack of appropriate investment, outdated regulatory frameworks and gaps in public understanding prevent many… 
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Chris Storm's curator insight, March 27, 2014 2:54 AM

Some potential emerging technology trends

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Knowledge-based programming: Wolfram releases first demo of new language, 30 years in the making

Knowledge-based programming: Wolfram releases first demo of new language, 30 years in the making | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Three months ago, Stephen Wolfram gave VentureBeat a sneak peek into the future of the Wolfram Language, a totally symbolic, heavily natural, intensely knowledge-based, and extremely large computer...
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Why The Future Of Technology Is All Too Human

Why The Future Of Technology Is All Too Human | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
While the past favored those who could retain and process information efficiently, the future belongs to those who can imagine a better world and work with others to make it happen.
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4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic

4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The 4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic presents how edtech alters the way we learn.
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The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014

The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Mobile learning is predicted to be the most disruptive game changer in 2014. It offers many advantages to e-Learning, such as convenience and accessibility. So what will be some of the biggest trends within mobile learning?
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Self-driving cars are coming, and they could change everything we know about cities

Self-driving cars are coming, and they could change everything we know about cities | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Autonomous, self-driving vehicles are getting more attention from the media, but little from transportation planners. Given the technology's potential impacts on our transportation network, it's time for planners to start thinking about it.
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New kinds of maths skills needed in the future – and new educational practices

New kinds of maths skills needed in the future – and new educational practices | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The nature of the mathematical skills required from competent citizens is changing. Gone are the days of inertly applying and performing standard calculations. The mathematical minds of the future will need to understand how different economic, social, technological and work-related processes can be mathematically represented or modeled. A project is exploring new pedagogical practices and technological environments to prepare students for the flexible use of their math skills in future environments.
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The Classroom and the Cloud: A Bright Forecast for 2020

The Classroom and the Cloud: A Bright Forecast for 2020 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
What will the classroom of 2020 look like? As I look ahead, many of the trends we're seeing today will continue to expand learning beyond the classroom walls to connect educators, students and real-w
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The future of wearables: 8 predictions from tech leaders

The future of wearables: 8 predictions from tech leaders | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Top executives from ARM, Broadcom, Intel, Freescale, MediaTek, and Qualcomm weigh in on what's ahead for the market. Read this article by Shara Tibken on CNET News.
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Visions of the Future: Life in the 2030's

Visions of the Future: Life in the 2030's | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Gauging what life will be like down the road based on the emerging trends of today is something that scientists and speculative minds have been doing since the beginning of time. But given the rapi...
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Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing.

Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing. | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Google can't stop buying robotics companies. In the past two months, eight of the 12 companies the search giant has acquired have "robotics" in their name or descriptions.
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First Experiences with Google Glass at School

First Experiences with Google Glass at School | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
In December, I received a Google Invite to become a Google Glass Explorer. I was not given much time to accept the hefty price tag or let the Google invite expire. In the name of education and my p...
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The enterprise technologies to watch in 2014 | ZDNet

The enterprise technologies to watch in 2014 | ZDNet | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Emerging tech often takes a while to get into the enterprise. This year's watchlist shows that there's plenty of hot new spaces to watch, while a few much older trends are just now reaching mainstream.
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How much is the Internet of everything worth? Cisco says $19 trillion

How much is the Internet of everything worth? Cisco says $19 trillion | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The Internet of everything will have five to 10 times the impact on society as the Internet itself, says Cisco CEO John Chambers. Read this article by Roger Cheng on CNET.
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Two Guys and Some iPads: 6 Platforms to Create Augmented Reality

Two Guys and Some iPads: 6 Platforms to Create Augmented Reality | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
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The Future of Online Learning: The Age of Mobile-First Education - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, Highered, mobile learning, moocs, Online Learning

The Future of Online Learning: The Age of Mobile-First Education - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, Highered, mobile learning, moocs, Online Learning | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
By: Rony Zarom. It’s not only students who stand to benefit from the “mobile-first, mobile-most” approach to online education. It also bodes well for curriculum innovation.
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5 trends poised to rock education | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Education is often slow to adopt new trends, but these five technologies are poised to transform teaching and learning in classrooms today.
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nic reisini's curator insight, February 17, 2014 8:44 AM

What's good for students is good for me

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A Tiny New Chip Promises Internet 400 Times Faster Than Google Fiber

A Tiny New Chip Promises Internet 400 Times Faster Than Google Fiber | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Fast internet is fast. Google Fiber's gigabit connections? That's like driving a sports car compared to the go-cart-speed connection that's probably in your house. But new technology from IBM opens the door for connections that are beyond fast. Comparatively, it's like flying a fighter jet.
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Jamie Ruppert's curator insight, February 13, 2014 10:30 AM

So if the internet gets faster will we all have to buy even faster computers to keep up? Oh well... Google Fiber, I already want you! 

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Is This the Future of Reading? MIT’s Experimental Sensory Book

Is This the Future of Reading? MIT’s Experimental Sensory Book | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
This new invention from the MIT Media Lab will no doubt be controversial. Readers strap themselves into a robotic suit equipped with sensors that literally make
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5 K-12 Tech Trends To Watch in 2014 -- THE Journal

5 K-12 Tech Trends To Watch in 2014 -- THE Journal | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
With technology advancing at an increasingly rapid pace, keeping up with what's new and hot on the educational side is no easy task. To help IT directors, administrators and teachers stay up-to-date with the changes, THE Journal talked to users in the field about what's happening now and what's coming down the pike during the year ahead.
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The 2014 NMC Horizon report on Higher Education ~~> 2014-nmc-horizon-report-he-EN.pdf

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10 Major Technology Trends in Education -- THE Journal

10 Major Technology Trends in Education -- THE Journal | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
According to the latest data, video for homework is on the rise; mobile computing is "beyond the tipping point"; and most kids don't use traditional computers to connect to the Internet at home. Those are just three of the major trends revealed in the 2013 Speak Up Survey from Project Tomorrow.
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Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies Infographic

Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies Infographic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
From Kindergarden to college, emerging technologies are continuing to revolutionize educational environments. The Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies
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Tim Cook as good as confirms mobile payment via Touch ID on the way

Tim Cook as good as confirms mobile payment via Touch ID on the way | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
When Touch ID was first rumored, there had been much speculation about whether the iPhone 5s would act as an electronic wallet, with payments to retailers authorized by fingerprint. While that hasn...
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