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Digital Education in Emerging Markets

Unfortunately, the distribution of new technologies seems defined by the economic dynamics of each society. The opportunity to attend college without having a computer at home and Internet is inconceivable in some developed countries; however, this condition is very different in some emerging countries, which are more vulnerable and overwhelmed provided its deficiencies, placing them in a disadvantage situation, emphasizing their poverty, dependency, exploitation and marginalization. 149 more words

Digital Education

Edvelop – Collaborate to Learn

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
– John Dewey

To make life easier, we present to you an innovative collaboration and communication based learning platform for students and teachers – … 292 more words

Collaboration And Communication

Digital Technology Will Benefit Students of Lower Income Families

Some citizens in Oak Ridge and some running for Board of Education have questioned the use of digital devices and technology by implying such uses would place an undue burden on the poor. 587 more words


‘Digitally immersed’: An antidote to the digital native-immigrant dichotomy?

Background: In true Blue Peter style, here’s a blog post I prepared earlier.  It’s based on a post I recently prepared for the course I’m studying (Introduction to Digital Environments for Learning) which is part of the MSc Digital Education at Edinburgh University. 698 more words


Online Education: My Coursera Experience

This week I completed my first course via the awesome Coursera platform. It was over one year ago that I learned of its existence, and let me tell you, it has been a great experience I’ve lived through the last eight weeks. 379 more words

Self Improvement

Why was it teachers want smaller classes again...?

A few month ago on this blog I wrote a piece about the unique situation (at least unique for me), I found myself in of having one class of just sixteen pupils. 458 more words