12 Jan 7 Unavoidable Technologies That Will Reshape The Classrooms
In this golden era of technology, almost every single sector has evolved and that also include an education sector.
You cannot deny that technology integration into an education sector has made learning more easy and effective.
And if you talk about technology so that has benefited teachers and students equally. They both are leveraging technologies to come up with something productive.
Schools do not have any option but to integrate those technologies into classrooms which will really boost up the learning and teaching methods more in future
And that will be the only solution to provide quality education to already tech-savvy students.
Followings are some unavoidable future technologies that can reshape the classrooms and benefit students and teachers equally.
1. Cloud Computing
Honestly! This technology is new to many people but one thing is fact that it will really contribute to reshaping the classrooms and learning methods. Students will need to have just a gadget to access all of their work in the cloud. China is ahead in this regard as it has provided more than 6,000 cloud computing technologies to 118 schools.
2. Eye Tracking
Eye tracking is another exciting technology that will reshape the classrooms. This worth-noticing technology will make teachers to gather and properly align the data from their students’ eye moment. It will enable them to understand that in what subjects, students have issues and what subjects they find more interesting.
3. Augmented Reality
Seriously it is the technology that students will appreciate a lot. And classrooms are about to get benefited a lot from it. Through using it, students will be able to explore the world without actually holding different gadgets. And they will be able to learn wherever they go.
4. 3D Printing
It is the technology that will be an integral part of classrooms in future. It is the great technology that will enable students to print out many 3D models for many educational purposes. Mostly engineering students and teachers will get benefited from this exciting 3D printing technology. This technology is the ideal one for checking out different design principles prior to making a real prototype.
5. Social Media
This technology happens to be in integral part of our lives, and in the future it will also be an integral part of classrooms. It will enable students to socialize and share different informative content with each other. This technology will also enable students to contact their teachers anytime whenever they need.
It is the technology that is nowadays used for recognizing humans based on particular physical attributes. This technology will also be an integral part of classrooms in future. It will be used to evaluate the emotional and physical state of students who study in the classrooms. Biometric signals that come from students will enable teachers to alter course material provided to students if there is a need.
7. Flexible Displays
It is another exciting technology that is about to be an integral part of classrooms. It seems that these specific displays will replace the regular paper. And the interesting attribute about it is that you can fold it as same as you do with any paper. These highly flexible displays will be extremely lightweight and thin to use for all kinds of students in the future.
These are some future technologies that are going to benefit the education sector and most specifically the classrooms. So it is important for both students and teachers to be ready to leverage these technologies. It will help in making learning and teaching methods more productive.
Joseph Carey is a teacher at Eaton House School in UK. In addition, he is also a blogging geek which enables him to educate both students and teachers. He has also been associated with courseworklabs.co.uk as an academic writer for many years.