Share Paper: A Technology Walk into the 21St Century: Preparing Future Teachers in a Changing Landscape

  1. Gerald Burgess, Albany State University, United States
  2. Bertina Cruce, Shorter University - Riverdale Campus, United States
Thursday, March 10 3:25-3:45 PM Tulip Grove E

Abstract: It was not that long ago, in Georgia and in other states, that integrating technology into the classroom was the highest priority for educators. We now see more discussion in the direction of future technology globalization for teachers and teacher educators. In a recent report, The Horizon Report: 2009 K-12 Edition seeks to identify and describe emerging technologies. These interesting notes may not be as exciting as we would first like to think. What we may need is more insight into what the landscape might look like ahead of us. In more than one article, the authors have said that ...