The World Is Open

How Web Technology Is Revolutionizing Education
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Author(s): Curtis J. Bonk
Genre: Education
Original Publish Date: Jul 06, 2009
Product Number: EB00058219
Released: Aug 19, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780470526736
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
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Description

Discover the dramatic changes that are affecting all learners Web-based technology has opened up education around the world to the point where anyone can learn anything from anyone else at any time. To help educators and others understand what's possible, Curt Bonk employs his groundbreaking "WE-ALL-LEARN" model to outline ten key technology and learning trends, demonstrating how technology has transformed educational opportunities for learners of every age in every corner of the globe. The book is filled with inspiring stories of ordinary learners as well as interviews with technology and education leaders that reveal the power of this new way of learning. -Captures the global nature of open education from those who are creating and using new learning technologies -Includes a new Preface and Postscript with the latest updates -A free companion web site provides additional stories and information Using the dynamic "WE-ALL-LEARN" model, learners, educators, executives, administrators, instructors, and parents can discover how to tap into the power of Web technology and unleash a world of information.

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