— [http://goo.gl/x6BlI5] The need to prepare students to function and excel in a digital world combined with the need to meet technology standards requires a change in the way many courses are taught._______________________When schools effectively integrate web technology into their courses, they enable students to demonstrate knowledge, develop essential communication skills, and build foundations for their careers.
"The effects of ICT on school: teachers’ and students’ perspectives," by Liisa Ilomäki, Department of Teacher Education University of Turku, 2008 PDF ::
Podcast with students and professors alike on the value of a journalism education, the future of education innovation and more.
Special guests are Howard Finberg, creator of NewsU at the Poynter Institute; Eva Avenue, former editor-in-chief of the Daily Lobo at the University of New Mexico; and San Diego State University professor and Knight Center MOOC coordinator Amy Schmitz Weiss. MediaShift’s Mark Glaser hosts, along with Andrew Lih from American University.