Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Which Technologies Will Shape Education in 2008?

"Mobile broadband, collaborative Web technologies, and mashups will all significantly impact education over the next five years, along with "grassroots" video, collective intelligence, and "social operating systems," according to the 2008 Horizon Report released this week by the New Media Consortium and the Educause Learning Initiative.

The report focuses on the six key technology areas that the researchers identified as likely to have a major impact on "the choices of learning-focused organizations within the next five years," broken down into the technologies that will have an impact in the near term, those that are in the early stages of adoption, and those that are a bit further out on the horizon."

Read the rest of this article on the Campus Technology website.

You can access the full Horizon report on the Educause website, or through the CSU catalogue.

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