Educational Technology Defined

So let's talk about "technology in education".What does that mean exactly? Years ago, when I began learning about technology, (and rapidly teaching about it as I grew in awe of how it could improve performance), Dr. Chrys Panayiotou Sr., a valued colleague and respected professor took the time to explain to me how the origins of the word, "technology" actually stemmed from the Greek word, "technologia”. A quick search confirms that the first part, "techne" may "be interpreted as skill or craft and ‘logia’ the comprehension of knowledge. Technology can be seen as a process that is handed down through society to transform and improve our lives" (Selwyn, 2011).Think about that. Just like my colleague had described, that could essentially be interpreted to mean any tool which changes lives for the better!

Read the full story by

RELATED READS
Digital Footprint The Science Of Your Hair
We are updating our Privacy Policy, so please make sure you take a minute to review it. As of May 25, 2018 your continued use of our services will be subject to this new Privacy Policy.
Review Privacy Policy OK