Retraités, salariés… Plus besoin d'aller sur les bancs de la fac pour s'instruire.
It’s true that online education has proliferated, from community colleges to the free OpenCourseWare lecture videos offered by M.I.T.
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The possibilities for social media tools in the classroom are vast.
À propos de Richard-Emmanuel Eastes Richard-Emmanuel Eastes dirige le groupe interdisciplinaire Traces (Théories et Réflexions sur l’Apprentissage, la Communication et l’Education Scientifiques) à l’ l’École Normale Supérieure. Ses recherches portent sur les processus d’apprentissage, la notion de compréhension en sciences et les relations nature-chimie-société.
Update | 11:08 p.m. Read an article by Steve Lohr on keeping abreast of innovation in the Continuing Education special section . A recent 93-page report on online education, conducted by SRI International for the Department of Education, has a starchy academic title, but a most intriguing conclusion: “On average, students in online learning conditions performed better than those receiving face-to-face instruction.”
Marco Masoni is a lawyer turned educator who co-founded Einztein.com to address the related problems of searching for good online courses and real-time coursework interaction. Marshall McLuhan’s classic expression “ the medium is the message " hasn’t lost its luster yet, as entrepreneurs and designers re-invent products and services for the web, unleashing thousands of new applications and sites every single day. The news industry is also in the throes of adjusting to the digital age, with countless print publications failing and folding after many years in the business while online news outlets and other platforms for news sharing, proliferate. Education is the second largest industry in America behind health care, and it too is experiencing a similar shift as it struggles to adapt traditional design and delivery models to the demands of modern audiences who are accustomed to digital interactivity.
January 23, 2010 | By Bill Gates