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Learning Technology Standards

The purpose of this entry is to describe the concept of technology-based learning standards and their implementation. Given the enormity and complexity of this topic, this entry will provide only a brief overview and perspective.

The Vision

To provide some context for the nature of learning standards, it is important to note the overarching need for personalization This one feature makes learning more effective by being relevant to each individual and his or her circumstances. The ultimate goal is to deliver

  • To the right person
  • At the right time and place
  • In the right amount
  • In the right context
  • On the right device
  • Using the right medium

Standards play an enabling role in the realization of this vision.

Why Standards

Historically, emerging new technologies such as railway track gauges, telephone dial tones, videotape formats, e-mail ...

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