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 9: e-Learning – Endless Development?
e-Learning – Endless Development?
While deriving its underpinning theories from such notable scholars as Plato, Rousseau, Skinner, Dewey, Vygotsky and Piaget, to name but a few, e-Learning is arguably eclipsing their impacts as the most dynamic development in education ever. Even with several decades already behind us, there seems no end to the ...