6 Emerging Technologies in Higher Education | Knowledge Management - Insights from KM Institute | Scoop.it

"Six (6) emerging technologies are identified across three adoption horizons over the next one to five years."

The work is by the NMC Horizon Project, a decade-long research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry in higher education.

Trends included in the short list of major changes in higher education include:

Flipped Classroom, MOOCs, Mobile Apps, Tablet Computing, Augmented Reality, Game-Based Learning, The Internet of Things, Learning Analytics, 3D Printing, Flexible Displays, Next Generation Batteries, Wearable Technology.  


The NMC Horizon Report: 2013 Higher Education Edition is a collaborative effort between the New Media Consortium and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program.

Via Alberto Acereda, Ph.D., Deb Nystrom, REVELN