04 Sep 2019

Due to new developments in information communication technologies using computers, smartphones and their apps, there have been many drastic changes for the higher education sector. International organizations such as the United Nations have recognized ICT as a useful tool in various learning sectors. Accordingly, many developed countries are investing in infrastructure information commun...

11 Dec 2018

Learning and teaching with multimedia poses interdisciplinary demands, particularly concerning computer technology, psychology and pedagogy. We need to know the hardware and software constraints of multimedia, implications for perception, learning and memory and influence on culture and education. These aspects have to be integrated in order to enhance learning with multimedia. With the ...

07 Dec 2018

Learning how to teach depends on the dynamic inter-relationships among many parts and people; however, research on learning how to teach has typically focused on confined aspects of teacher education (e.g., a specific methods course) over short periods of time (such as one semester). Only when all players and landscapes that comprise the learning-to-teach environment are considered in co...

01 Nov 2018

Learning to read and write is a basic skill that unfortunately not everybody acquires sufficiently. Literacy education must be improved so more children in the world get better chances. In a time when societal change puts increasing demands on individuals' competence in using written language, it is important that schools are able to teach such skills to all children and in many countri...

08 Oct 2018

Technology has revolutionized corporate learning and leadership development. The number of organizations that use learning management systems is higher than ever before, and thanks to massive open online courses (MOOCs), small private online courses (SPOCS), microlearning, nanolearning, and other new media learning platforms, digital learning and training is at an all-time high. This co...

08 Oct 2018

The challenges of online education and the adoption of educational technologies have created a new opportunity to obtain indicators about students’ learning and virtual learning environments enabling learning to take place according to the elements present in the learning environment. While the fast progress in technology has been continuing, the transfer of improved technologies into d...

07 Sep 2018

Education technology (also known as “edtech”) too often seems like a luxury found only in "flourishing" communities.  But while it does have the potential to worsen inequities in education, it can actually serve as a great equalizer in improving the quality of education for children in need. Teachers want to use more technology in the classroom. The kids seem to really enjoy it and are ...

07 Sep 2018

Yeah right! Technology is the backbone of a smart city and a smart city is all about providing better living conditions to the citizens, while making it more sustainable, resilient and livable thereby changing the way we live, work and interact with one another. A lot of smart going on such as - smart parking, smart traffic management, smart health management, smart waste management and...

25 Aug 2018

“Who are the most disadvantaged”? A strong case could be made that the most disadvantaged are those disabled by severe physical or mental handicaps, or those with little or no schooling from the lowest economic rungs within a country or around the world. However, in this paper, the focus is mainly on OECD countries and on programmes for those who have dropped out of school. Given the ex...

10 Aug 2018

Governments all over the world play a key role in developing, funding and regulating ICT infrastructure as well as promoting internet connectivity. It can be deduced that ICTs are essential for contemporary educational development of any nation. E-learning can be defined as the online delivery of information. It can also be defined as integrating learning with technology (Okah, 2009; Ok...