Tag Archives: Cloud Technology

Education Technology on Trial

This week I wrote about the OECD’s new report on technology in education for the EC. It’s a vital call to action for all of us who think we are on the cusp of an education revolution. There are two types of people in … Continue reading

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The Automated Teacher and Other Myths

Below is the text of an interview I carried out for the European Commission’s Open Education Challenge site. You can see that post at this link. Do you believe in the idea of an automatic teacher? The idea of an … Continue reading

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Die Aufklärung in the Age of Philosophical Engineering

If Tim Berners-Lee and Harry Halpin can raise the question of a universal right to internet access, a question that a philosophy underlying the conception of the web must incarnate, and of which W3C would be the bearer, this is precisely because … Continue reading

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Who Teaches at the School in the Cloud?

Known for his ‘Hole in the Wall’ initiative, which demonstrated the huge potential of self-guided learning by putting internet ready computers in the concrete walls of Delhi slums and seeing what the kids there learnt, Sugata Mirta is increasingly becoming the spokesperson … Continue reading

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