Knowledge, Education, and the Role of Teachers | Stephen Downes

Responses to questions in advance of my presentation in Warsaw later this month.

1. From your perspective, how do you see changes the modern society undergoes, especially in the field of education?

I come from the interesting perspective of having been born and raised in a completely paper-based world and being able to watch it transform within a generation to an almost completely electronic world. The difficulty with such a perspective lies in understanding what events were the result of the normal flow of history and what have resulted from digital technology and the internet.


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