What’s next for educational technology?

October 30, 2012 by  
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Past and present directors of the federal Office of Educational Technology discuss in this article the history of education technology and what technology educators can expect to be using in the coming years. Educators and experts provide insight on how digital textbooks, iPads and social media will change education T.H.E. Journal magazine

Author points to new technology

October 30, 2012 by  
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Harvard University professor and author Paul E. Peterson advocates technology as a tool for teachers to reach each student’s individual “price point,” or the difficulty of material they are ready to learn. Peterson makes his case in this opinion article for customizing instruction through more online courses and other adaptive and interactive technology. Education Week (premium article access compliments of EdWeek.org)