The new millennium has truly created a big mark and an impact to the lives of many people. The notion of appropriate technology was developed in the 20th century by thinkers such as E. F. Schumacher and Jacques Ellul to describe situations where it was not desirable to use very new technologies or those that required access to some centralized infrastructure or parts or skills imported from elsewhere.
Self-assessments would help students understand where they are placing (on knowledge and skills tests), and the automatic feedback could give students suggestions on which content in the course might be useful to review. How is science and technology related to the society is something that is calling even for the government intervention.
The communication processes are made more efficient while still providing the face-to-face contact that the students expect. The greatest advances in technology and engineering came with the rise of the ancient civilizations. The spread of paper and printing to the West, as in this printing press , helped scientists and politicians communicate their ideas easily, leading to the Age of Enlightenment ; an example of technology as cultural force.
One of the advantages that technology gave to this world is that it made things to be done efficiently and without any delay. The use of basic technology is also a feature of other animal species apart from humans. In the excerpt, Mark Helprin describes an ARS technology that went rouge and built a golf course in Africa.
An exhibition was held in Vienna at international level in which an American school won the admiration of the educators for the exhibition of maps, charts, textbooks and other equipments. It allows students to watch lectures at their own pace, rewinding and re-watching as needed.