The use of tools in education isn’t an old idea, teachers have been using whiteboards, projectors and visual aids like posters to relay concepts in their lessons. But we have come to that fork on the road where we choose either to inject technology into the learning process or not. If you are for technology, here are some of the major trends that will be overwhelming classrooms in 2013.
In this infographic from OnlineColleges.net, you’ll see among others that universities are releasing webcasts to run non-profit courses, 3D printing can help students get an inside look into blood veins and bodily organs, and classrooms are welcoming educational games, e-books and SMS reminders for project deadlines and schedule changes. This is an exciting time to be a student.
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