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Augmented reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in education

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The use of Augmented reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in education is strategic and proper. Currently, I am in the process of editing a forthcoming publication entitled: “Virtual and Augmented Reality in Mental Health Treatment”, to be published by IGI Global at the end of this year, an international publisher of progressive academic research.…
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The Benefits and Limitations of Machine Learning in Education

The Benefits and Limitations of Machine Learning in Education | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
By Will McGuinness - The classroom is a complex environment and will always contain an essentially human element that no computer can replace. Here, we look at why this is the challenge at the heart of efforts to engrain machine learning and AI in the classroom.
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Putting Learning First With New Tech Tools

Putting Learning First With New Tech Tools | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Five areas you can focus on to ensure that the digital tools transforming education serve your learning objectives.
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Smartphone learning apps risk excluding some employees

Smartphone learning apps risk excluding some employees | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Learning tools should not be limited to smartphone apps to avoid alienating employees who may be less digitally literate. Speaking at this week’s Learning Technologies conference, David Kelly, executive director at The eLearning Guild, said training providers should ensure that employees who do not regularly use technology such as smartphones or tablets are catered for …
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Personalization — not stereotypes — should guide learning initiatives

Personalization — not stereotypes — should guide learning initiatives | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it

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Students Want Laptops, Flexible Digital Tools in the Classroom - EdTech

Students Want Laptops, Flexible Digital Tools in the Classroom - EdTech | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Students crave tools that allow them to work anywhere, anytime, according to McGraw-Hill Education’s 2017 Digital Study Trends Survey.
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Why chatbots are not the future of student engagement

Why chatbots are not the future of student engagement | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it

"Many higher ed institutions use AI through chatbots, allowing an automated form of communication between staff and incoming or even current students. These chatbots help inform students by answering common questions about tasks like enrollment and financial aid. While there are positive returns on implementing this type of technology, chatbots are not the future of student engagement in higher ed because they lack several crucial aspects."


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Augmented reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in education

Augmented reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in education | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
The use of Augmented reality (AR) and Virtual reality (VR) in education is strategic and proper. Currently, I am in the process of editing a forthcoming publication entitled: “Virtual and Augmented Reality in Mental Health Treatment”, to be published by IGI Global at the end of this year, an international publisher of progressive academic research.…
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Banning mobile phones in classrooms takes education back in time, experts say - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Banning mobile phones in classrooms takes education back in time, experts say - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Despite Government calls for smartphones to be banned in classrooms, some experts say doing so would take education back a few years.
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Employers fail to provide enough tech training

Employers fail to provide enough tech training | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Employees in Singapore fear job displacement due to technology, but few are receiving the necessary training
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4 Ways Universities Can Better Engage with Nontraditional Students - EdTech

4 Ways Universities Can Better Engage with Nontraditional Students - EdTech | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Higher education institutions can leverage technologies and data to prepare learners for success.
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Behind the goggles: Students can use VR to explore career pathways

Behind the goggles: Students can use VR to explore career pathways | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
How virtual reality in experiential learning is helping Generation Z solidify their future career plans.

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10 Collaborative Technology Projects Your Students Will Love!

10 Collaborative Technology Projects Your Students Will Love! | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it

If your classroom is far from a 1:1 environment (more like 1:32), it can be hard to find great technology projects that really work. Here are some simple tech tools students can use to create awesome projects.


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Carlos Fosca's curator insight, November 18, 2016 5:46 AM

Muy recomendado!!

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, November 5, 2017 3:21 AM
Love these!
GwynethJones's curator insight, November 5, 2017 2:45 PM

Great ideas for tech collaboration! Reel 'em in! 

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25 Makerspace (STEM / STEAM) Projects For Kids | Makerspaces.com | #Maker #MakerED #Creativity #MakerSpaces #LEARNingByDoing 

25 Makerspace (STEM / STEAM) Projects For Kids | Makerspaces.com | #Maker #MakerED #Creativity #MakerSpaces #LEARNingByDoing  | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Makerspace or STEM projects for kids don’t have to be complicated or expensive.  In fact, some of the best projects use recycled or repurposed items like cardboard or soda bottles which means nothing to buy.

Below, we’ve compiled some of our favorite projects that are great for makerspaces.

Learn how to make a boat out of a soda bottle, create a car from cardboard and many more.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?&tag=makerspace

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/?s=maker

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, February 5, 11:20 AM
Makerspace or STEM projects for kids don’t have to be complicated or expensive.  In fact, some of the best projects use recycled or repurposed items like cardboard or soda bottles which means nothing to buy.

Below, we’ve compiled some of our favorite projects that are great for makerspaces.

Learn how to make a boat out of a soda bottle, create a car from cardboard and many more.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?&tag=makerspace

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/?s=maker

 

BMO's curator insight, February 6, 9:03 AM

Hartstikke leuk - ook voor volwassenen om eens lekker te experimenteren en leren.

MrBieb's curator insight, February 6, 9:11 AM

Natuurlijk ook leuk voor docenten/medewerkers om thuis met de kinderen te doen! 

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Five Ways Teachers Can Use—and Create—Augmented Reality Experiences | EdSurge News

Five Ways Teachers Can Use—and Create—Augmented Reality Experiences | EdSurge News | Emerging Educational Technology | Scoop.it
A fourth-grade student at Mendez Elementary in San Marcos, Texas, held an iPad out in front of her. On the screen, she saw her classroom just as thoug
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