E-learning is now an essential component of education. Using examples from around the globe, the authors of E-Learning provide an in-depth examination of past and future e-learning approaches, and explore the implications of applying e-learning in practice. Topic include educational evolution; enriching the learning experience; extended learning; empowering learning; evolving theories of learning; emancipatory learning; and the creation of ecommunities.
Chapter 4: e-Learning – an Educational Revolution
e-Learning – an Educational Revolution
This chapter develops the notion that new technologies have revolutionized our conception of knowledge – from something some people might have, to something which everyone should be able to find. The distinction has grown exponentially since the early days of the Internet. Before its inception, people ...