"Television won't last! It is a flash in the pan." Mary Somerville, pioneer of radio education broadcasts, 1948
"The wireless music box has no imaginable commercial value. Who would pay for a message sent to no one in particular?" Associates of David Sarnoff responding to the latter's call foe investment in radio, 1921
"There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home" Ken Olson President and founder of Digital Equipment Corp. DEC, maker of big business mainframe computers, arguing against the PC,1977.
46% of registered training organisations (RTOs) were using e-learning for assessment.
62% teachers and trainers are using online assessment activities
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eAssessment (defined) E-assessment covers a wide range of activities where digital technologies are used in assessment
Assessment technologies Function ITC Plan assessment Forums, blogs, email, voice boards and VOIP. Gather evidence Mobile devices, video (POV), ePortfolio, blogs, wikis, digital stories, VOIP, virtual classroom, quiz, digital simulation, forum, etc. Support candidate Virtual classroom, LMS, CLMS, etc. Assessment decision Quiz, simulation, etc. Provide feedback Email, SMS, LMS, virtual classroom, blog, forum, mobile phone, VOIP, etc. Record /Report LMS and designated databases, etc. Review process Forums, blogs, email, voice boards and VOIP.