eBook Never Send a Human to Do a Machine's Job: Correcting the Top 5 EdTech Mistakes, 1st Edition

  • Yong Zhao
  • Gaoming Zhang
  • Jing Lei
  • Wei Qiu
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  • ISBN-10: 1452284660
  • ISBN-13: 9781452284668
  • DDC: 371.3
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Technology has transformed our lives. Virtually every school and classroom is connected. Why then, has it not transformed education? With this book, learn how to let technology cultivate student autonomy, creativity, and responsibility while focusing on lessons that hone higher-order and critical thinking skills.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: The Wrong Relationship Between Technology and Teachers: Complementing in an Ecosystem Versus Replacing in a Hierarchy.
2: The Wrong Application: Technology as Tools for Consumption Versus Tools for Creating and Producing.
3: The Wrong Expectation: Technology to Raise Test Scores Versus Technology to Provide Better Education.
4: The Wrong Assumptions: Technology as Curriculum Versus Digital Competence.
5: The Wrong Technology Implementation: Top Down Versus Bottom Up.
6: Making It Right: Reimagining Education in the Second Machine Age.