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Instruction and Technology: Designs for Everyday Learning

Brad Mehlenbacher

Abstract

The perpetual connectivity made possible by twenty-first-century technology has profoundly affected instruction and learning. Emerging technologies that upend traditional notions of communication and community also influence the ways we design and evaluate instruction, and how we understand learning and learning environments. This book offers a multidisciplinary analysis of the dynamic relationship between technology and learning, and describes how today’s ubiquitous technology conflates our once-separated learning worlds—work, leisure, and higher educational spaces. The author reviews the ong ... More

Keywords: emerging technologies, distance education, learner background, learner knowledge, learner tasks, learner activities, social dynamics, instructor activities, learning environment, learner artifacts

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780262013949
Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013 DOI:10.7551/mitpress/9780262013949.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Brad Mehlenbacher, author