Content-type: text/html ~ Stephen's Web ~ Barriers to change: Using technology to improve the cost-effectiveness of the academy: Part 3

Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community
Tony Bates continues his discussion of cost effectiveness in the academy. I referred to this post during our online discussion today, pointing out that we are rapidly entering a crisis period for education, as government are now withdrawing funding from the system. Increasingly, people are being left to their own devices, and in the absence of a strong education system, they become prone to misinformation and manipualtion. They need, I said, a vaccine that protects them against a disease of the educational system, and this vaccine is digital literacy.

Today: 3 Total: 3 [Direct link] [Share]

Image from the website

Stephen Downes Stephen Downes, Casselman, Canada

Copyright 2024
Last Updated: May 26, 2024 6:20 p.m.

Canadian Flag Creative Commons License.