Below are excepts on "four tech advancements that have changed the world of education, and why educators everywhere should be thankful for them."
Aside from the computer itself, the Web is the most important technological advancement of the 20th Century, and its centrality to our lives is only increasing.
For example: online education – A democratizing force ? A way to keep up with your field? Advance your education on your own terms? Connect advanced students into accelerated classes?
If the Internet is a giant global brain, then social networks are the actual signals being sent
The others are Portable Devices and Desktop Publishing.
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