Media and Technology in Education (Instructional Technology (Technology…
Media and Technology in Education
21st Century learners
Participation in Groups
Connection to real world experts
Frequent interaction and feedback
Means of communication in various, varied formats
Symbol systems used to represent knowledge
Includes phenomena as diverse as books, films, television, internet
Technology are tools used to present knowledge/the delivery system
H.P. Reveal, etc.
Technology does not cause learning
Connect technology to the curriculum, together, they provide a basis for learning
Technology must enhance and deepen learning processes
Technology should be integrated into subject areas
Technology changes the way teachers teach
What are the effects of media on the cognitive and moral development of children?
Are new technologies more effective? More motivating? Increasing access or reducing costs within education?
The importance of research and the utilization of these tools by the teacher
Media and Technology reflects corporate and commercial interests
Global corporations are investing large-scale on education technology initiatives