Human Futures for Technology and Education

Session Details

Tuesday, January 29, 2008
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Regency Ballroom West (2nd Floor, B-Level)

Session Type: Featured Session

Speaker(s)

  • Michael Wesch, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Kansas State University
  • Session convener: Deborah Keyek-Franssen, Associate Vice President, Office for Digital Education & Engagement, University of Colorado Boulder

Abstract

Digital information technologies have profound implications for education and force us to rethink how we teach, what we teach, and who we think we are teaching. Understanding these implications and rethinking education will help us prepare our students to build a more human future in an increasingly digital environment.

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