Technology Trends for the 21st Century Classroom

Today’s issue of e-School News Online identifies six major technology trends that will impact education and classrooms of the not-so-distant future.  “The Horizon Report” identifies these technologies as ones that will have a “significant impact on education in the next one to five years”:

  • User-created content
  • Social networking
  • Mobile phones
  • Virtual worlds
  • New scholarship and emerging forms of publication
  • Massively multiplayer educational gaming.

You can read the entire article at http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/showstoryts.cfm?Articleid=6870.  What do you think?  How do you see these technologies impacting education?  How do you think these technologies could transform teaching and learning?  Do you agree or disagree with the report?

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