Category: News & Trends

6 Emerging Education Technologies [INFOGRAPHIC]

Educators around the world are always coming up with new and innovative ways to use technology to improve education. After we witnessed so many changes in education in 2013, what’s coming up next?

Which educational technologies will become popular, and when can we expect them to break into the world of education?

This infographic from eLearninginfographics.com outlines 6 emerging educational technologies, including MOOCs, mobile learning, gamification, learning analytics, 3D printing, and wearable technology.

Pearson’s School of Thought Series: Simone’s Story

Pearson’s Research & Innovative Network has produced a series of videos entitled “School of Thought” which depict Pearson’s vision for the future of education.

Watch the video below to see how a fictitious Simone takes a MOOC. Simone makes use of 21st-century tech tools and concepts including augmented reality, gamification, geolocation, a dynamic dashboard, personalized learning, and learning analytics.

Education in the 21st Century [INFOGRAPHIC]

As many states have cut education funding in recent years, schools are struggling to find ways to provide a quality education at a lower cost.

The following infographic from TopMastersInEducation.com demonstrates how collaboration and a blended learning strategy can alleviate this education crisis.