The entertainment industry is now totally dependent on the use of technology. Technology is every ware around us, permitting us to interact at a global scale. There have been changes at national level brought about by the new Policy for Higher Education Qualifications. The expansion of e-commerce and Wi-Fi has created excellent job opportunities for those who can manage business and technology effectively.
BVSD is exploring digital content resources available from companies like Discovery Education that could potentially replace the physical textbooks that many of our courses still require. Technology is a double edged sword that we wield that must be handled with care less we cut off one of our own limbs.
Speech recognition definitely seems to be the next big thing in smartphone technology. On the other hand, F2F classes show potential employers that a student has learned the attributes of professionalism as part of a team. Students with special talents or interests outside of the available curricula use educational technology to advance their skills or exceed grade restrictions.
More than 1,300 strong, Pittsburgh Technology Council members cut across Pittsburgh’s tech sector from hardware and IT to Life Sciences and Application developers. Attendees will also have the opportunity to hear from experts on the use of technology to treat opioid use disorders, how apps can support recovery, and how state license reciprocity rules are changing to support virtual counseling services.
If it is taking the students a very long time to navigate google earth, make their bar graphs, or express their understandings of technology based on the lesson this is a sure sign that follow up activities and perhaps more focus specifically on bar graphs or computers needs to happen.