Tools for the classroom of the future

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What are technology tools for learning?
How do technology tools benefit the classroom of today?
What are the requirements for technology tools in the classroom of tomorrow?
Key technologies for the classroom of tomorrow.






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Tools for the classroom of the future

  1. 1. Technology tools for the classroom of tomorrow Michael Wolf2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  2. 2. Table of content 1 What are technology tools for learning? 2 How do technology tools benefit the classroom of today? 2 What are the requirements for technology tools in the classroom of tomorrow? 3 Key technologies for the classroom of tomorrow2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  3. 3. 1 What are technology tools for learning? And where would our learning institutions be without it?2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  4. 4. Learning technology Educational texts (Ancient Greeks, ca 800 BC) 1st printed text books (Gutenberg, ca 1450 AD)2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  5. 5. Learning technology2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  6. 6. 2 How do technology tools benefit the classroom of today? Some research findings2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  7. 7. Benefits of technology tools Research findings • Technology supports students achievement. • Technology builds 21st century skills. • Technology increases access to education, virtual communities, and expertise. • Technology empowers learning and research in critical STEM fields2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  8. 8. Benefits of technology tools Technology supports student achievement • When integrated into instruction appropriately, technology has significant positive effects on student achievement in reading, literacy, mathematics, and science. (International Society for Technology in Education, 2008)2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  9. 9. Benefits of technology tools Technology builds 21st century skills • Integrating technology into instruction can help students learn 21st century skills in addition to core academic subjects, which are essential but no longer sufficient for success in life and work. (International Society for Technology in Education, 2008)2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  10. 10. Benefits of technology tools Technology builds 21st century skills st century skills 212011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  11. 11. Benefits of technology tools Technology increases access to education, virtual communities, and expertise • Schools often provide students in disadvantaged communities their only access to computing devices and the Internet . (International Society for Technology in Education, 2008)2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  12. 12. Benefits of technology tools Technology supports learning and research in critical STEM fields • Technology, including scientific simulations, computer labs, and visualization tools, is an essential tool for inquiry- based learning, advanced research, and collaboration in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields for primary, secondary and higher education. (CEO Forum, 2001)2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  13. 13. Benefits of technology tools So, what type of technology are we talking about?2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  14. 14. Benefits of technology tools Is this the classroom of the future?2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  15. 15. Benefits of technology tools Or this?2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  16. 16. 3 What are the requirements for technology tools in the classroom of the future? What are the needs? What needs to be supported?2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  17. 17. Requirements Some requirements • Enhance collaboration (co-located and networked) • Learning content management • Guided content access (smart interfaces) • Access to peer & expert networks • Non-exclusive interfaces • Planning, Design, Publishing tools • Tracking of learning path2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  18. 18. 4 Key technologies for the classroom of tomorrow2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  19. 19. Key technologies Key technologies and concepts • Realtime audiovisual telematic environments • Gesture and voice controlled interfaces • Tangible interfaces • Ubiquitous computing • Augmented and mixed reality environments • Advanced simulation2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  20. 20. Key technologies2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  21. 21. Serious Games Energy Planner Game2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop
  22. 22. Thank you www.formula-d.com michael@formula-d.com2011/02/10 CSIR - Classroom of the future workshop

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