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I had a reasonably extended play with the iPad and I am very impressed.
iPad is a cool versatile tool that has a huge potential in education. It is widely believed that iPad has started tranforming the face of education and revolutionizng modes of learning.
21st Century Learner
Using technology to enhance learning is an incredibly exciting idea, and as an area of education is growing fast. Blended learning, mobile learning, connectivism, and other increasingly popular ideas all owe their existence to technology. But the reality in the majority of public schools in the United States is less than cutting edge.
"Learning environments for the 21st century", chapter 2 in a new book on educational facilities released by the OECD gives you a few glimpses into the historical evolution of the classroom and looks at what education will need by way of learning space in the 21st century.
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If we can harness media as a powerful teaching tool, we can help children grow-up as literate, responsible global citizens. Joan Ganz Cooney
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Jan Herrington, Anthony Herrington, Jessica Mantei, Ian Olney and Brian Ferry (editors), New technologies, new pedagogies: Mobile learning in higher education , Faculty of Education, University of Wollongong, 2009, 138p.
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Social network sites, online games, video-sharing sites, and gadgets such as iPods and mobile phones are now fixtures of youth culture.
Cognitive learning theories reflect a process of putting together new information within the context of existing knowledge. In using instructional strategies that reflect the brain’s processing abilities, learners become aware of why and how they are thinking throughout the learning process.
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