May 15, 2011

Technology and education

Projects like the Khan Academy are changing education. Technology can support education in so many ways. A good starting point is the Wikipedia definition of "educational software."
There are journals that focus specifically on the interaction between technology and education:
This is a good collection of case studies with applications using social networks, cell phones, and many more.
One application of technology is described in this case that uses a Wiki to Scaffold Primary-School Students’ Collaborative Writing.
Aplia is also popular as support software for university classes. Open courseware software is available here.

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