The art of teaching is evolving as quickly as the technology around it. As teachers, we need to evolve with education. We read a fascinating article on what’s happening in the virtual world of internet education and wanted to share it with you:
excerpt from Internet takes education to new level: Will universities make the grade?: More and more universities have made a place for the Internet in today’s educational offerings, but will universities still have a place in tomorrow’s educational environment?
“We’re about to undergo a tectonic transformation in education,” Caltech astrophysicist George Djorgovski, a pioneer in scientific applications for virtual worlds, told me on Wednesday. “This is the start of an ‘S’ curve, and universities will be unrecognizable in a decade or two.”
Be sure to click through and read the full article. Utilizing everything from facebook to Second Life, the pioneers of internet education are having amazing results!
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