Are we seeing 2020?

(Photo Courtesy of The Age) No, I don’t mean perfect vision. What I mean is the future – the year 2020. Are we looking ahead and making changes now to prepare for greatness in the future? A 2010 K-12 online learning report says there are 450,000 students are enrolled in state virtual schools. And that … Continue reading

‘A Vision of K-12 Students Today’

(Photo Courtesy of VT-STEM) We found this video of children sharing their contemporary vision of education. It embraces today’s ways of constant technology integration by highlighting what a large part of their everyday lives technology is. What did you think of the video?

Technology the only way for education advances

Strides have been made in the past in our education system. The average teacher/student ratio is now 15-1, which is down from 27-1 in 1970 (Statemaster; FCW). Jim Shelton, assistant deputy secretary for the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Innovation and Improvement, calls further advancements in the classroom without technology “unlikely.” With the National Technology Education Plan, … Continue reading