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Windows on the Future

Windows on the Future
Education in the Age of Technology

First Edition

September 2000 | 160 pages | Corwin
`I would like to see this book become required reading for every teacher and administrator. Its simplified descriptions make it easily understood by non-technical people. I will make sure that all of my class read it' - Shirley Campbell, Director, Computer and Curriculum Inquiry Center, University of Pittsburgh, PA

Windows on the Future is not a technical test per se, but one designed to help the teacher cope with the changes technology creates. It contains a number of ideas and strategies that will help the teacher more quickly accept and adopt new technology, so the they are able to adequately prepare students for success in the technology-rich world the students face.

David D. Thornburg, Ph.D.
About the Authors
1. Window 1: The Power of Paradigm
2. Window 2: Mounting Paradigm Pressure
3. Window 3: Assessing Your Paradigm
4. Window 4: The Technology of Change
5. Window 5: Moore's Law
6. Window 6: Looking at the Road Ahead
7. Window 7: It's Time for Education to Catch Up
8. Window 8: Education in the Future
9. Window 9: New Skills for Students
10. Window 10: New Roles for Educators
11. Window 11: The Need for Vision
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