24 Apr 2018

Digital learning environments have been used since the 1970s mainly in the mainstream education. Nevertheless, it is only recently that their contribution in the area of special educational needs has been acknowledged as there is an increased interest in all aspects inclusion of individuals with learning disabilities, such as dyslexia. Providing safe and controlled environments, motivati...

24 Apr 2018

With the use of technology and the growth of digitization, fashion has become digitally focused and is witnessing numerous innovations. Fashion is the industry with the most fundamental social nature and has all the potentials and resources required to re-design our cultural patterns from the current to a more sustainable and hopeful one. The system drivers have always been designed for ...

23 Apr 2018

The Internet of Things and digital platform economy are reshaping the structure of the mobile marketplace and have opened new revenue opportunities for businesses that have previously been focused on ‘making things’. In Southern Kenya, conservationists have been able to track movements of lions by having collars around lions. The collar connects their movements to GPS and GSM systems th...

21 Apr 2018

Writing well involves more than simply documenting ideas as they come to mind. It is a process that requires that the writer thinks carefully about the purpose for writing, plan what to say, plan how to say it, and understand what the reader needs to know. It should be known, that writing is not a linear process, like following a recipe to cook. It is flexible; writers should learn to m...

21 Apr 2018

Entrepreneurship is at the heart of successful business, driving forward innovation and constantly pursuing new achievements and ambitions while the technological innovation system is a concept developed within the scientific field of innovation studies which serves to explain the nature and rate of technological change. You can’t have one without the other, entrepreneurship and innovat...

20 Apr 2018

The technology revolution is here and should be welcomed; leaders are starting to find ways to adopt new technology including 3D printing, data analytics, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things to increase productivity In terms of jobs, growth and improving people’s lives, new and emerging technologies are key drivers for the development of innovative products, processes and...

20 Apr 2018

STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math. These four symbols represent the different areas of STEM education.  integrates concepts that are usually taught as separate subjects in different classes and emphasizes the application of knowledge to real-life situations. A lesson or unit in a STEM class is typically based around finding a solution to a real-world problem and ...

19 Apr 2018

ICT is a comprehensive term that includes all types of technology used for exchanging, storing, using or creating information; it benefits the business world, education, government and society at large. Communication is the foundation for social interaction and therefore society itself is based on communication. This means that every huge change that humanity has experienced derives fro...

19 Apr 2018

22,000 teachers in Kaduna were sacked as a result of their incompetence “they do not have the requisite skills and qualifications to teach” says the El-Rufai. So here is the big questions what is going wrong with the educational system in Nigeria? A general meaning as to what education is is that it creates a medium to transfer knowledge and beneficial values from one person to another....

18 Apr 2018

Learning has evolved with the ever-changing social landscape that surrounds it of which we need to constantly reflect on how society impacts the ways we educate and adapt our approach and the tools we use accordingly. International concept lacks a universally accepted explanation, but it is most used in a holistic and multi-disciplinary context of human development–the development of gr...