This presentation will argue that one of the most significant steps an instructor can take in reinforcing course themes and demonstrating their practical value is through the strategic integration of current events into the curriculum, particularly through the use of digital technology. This whitepaper explores how federal agencies can leverage the value of existing agency technology assets while offering IT leaders the ability to implement the kind of employee productivity, citizen service improvements and security demanded by federal oversight.
Because of the political and socio-economic differences among countries, it would be impossible for this degree of technology to reach all parts of the world, yet effort should be made to see that education is fairy distributed to all children everywhere.
As we enter the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it is vital that we develop shared norms and protocols to ensure that technology serves humanity and contributes to a prosperous and sustainable future,” said Jeremy Jurgens, Chief Information and Interaction Officer, Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum.
Maria Montessori (1870-1952), internationally renowned child educator and the originator of Montessori Method exerted a dynamic impact on educational technology through her development of graded materials designed to provide for the proper sequencing of subject matter for each individual learner.
While this presentation will touch on a variety of ways to integrate current events into the classroom, it will focus primarily on the use of the faculty blog, an accessible and flexible medium for providing supplemental content while promoting student interaction and idea exchange.