Tag Archive: disruptive technology

Nov 21

WHAT HAS TECHNOLOGY DONE FOR ME?

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Continuing an idea from a previous post – that in an educational sense it is not the ‘technology’ itself that is ‘powerful’ but the potential it has to connect a learner that continues to create a shift in education.  In my humble opinion, learning comes from the experience of using technology not the technology itself. While …

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Apr 07

NEW VOCABULARY

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Fansubs, machinima, mashups, remix, video blogs, web comics, work-arounds  -as I was reading the Digital Youth report http://digitalyouth.ischool.berkeley.edu/report I realized that many of these were brand new words or ideas for me.  I had no idea what they meant or how they related to education.  I know blogs but a video blog? No I can’t say …

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Mar 07

USING THE STUFF!

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Honestly “student-centric education” should be the norm but we are yet to get there.  Mainly because there is still the sense that “simply investing in state-of-the-art learning software and technology” will move us forward.  However, Christensen and Horn’s Disrupting Class: Student-Centric Education Is the Future: How radical innovation will change the way we teach and …

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