Keri Facer, Professor of Education, Manchester Metropolitan University author, and one of the leading eduction futurists in tshe UK, discusses the future of learning in the context of an underlying shift in the foundation of society and its impact on the education superstructure.
New Zealand teachers are asked to support their students to become “competent thinkers and problem solvers”, who “actively seek, use, and create knowledge”., Knowledge Building New Zealand, University of Otago, New Zealand...
The handy infographic below takes a look at 6 trends and predictions for social media in the new year. While it is somewhat geared towards businesses, each one has implications in both the classroom and for personal use as well.
Race Against The Machine: How the Digital Revolution is Accelerating Innovation, Driving Productivity, and Irreversibly Transforming Employment and the Economy - Kindle edition by Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee.