The issue of technology in the world of education has been in the researchers daily records, as much has been said and said again, but when it comes to the area of the EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES in education otherwise known as educational technologies, is something new if not different.
Emerging Technologies can be viewed to others as those used as web 2.0 such as the face book, twitter, google-plus etc, but as par as education is concern , the issue is quite different. Educationally, technologies especially using emerging ones; refers to the use of such technologies in teaching, and learning. Have a look at this video on emerging technologies in education.
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The emergence of this technologies my dear colleagues has contributed a lot in the convergence culture of so many profession, right from education, medicine, media and th marketing, of course convergence as a result of the emerging technologies does not means only having produce materials and services going on the same page or having print news with televised version on your mobile phone but people have their classrooms on their own hand and enter when and where they want to do so.
The use of ipad in the classroom is another helping hand for both teachers and the students, have a look at this video clip:
Basically, there are some countries nowadays looking at the possibility of taking all the school curriculum online, which means you can have a look at your course content where ever you are and have a pre-class reading. This will definitely help in the rapid development of education, it will also help school administrators to reduce coast in the students needs such as having big theater halls, student accommodations as mostly will go online.
This is EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES IN EDUCATION