ERIC Number: EJ792116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: 17
Preparing Educational Technology Leaders: Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future
Dennen, Vanessa P.; Spector, J. Michael
Educational Technology, v47 n4 p5-12 Jul-Aug 2007
The field of educational technology is continuously changing to reflect the increasingly global workplace and development of new technologies and standards. Are educational technology programs keeping up? Are they, in their present form, able to address the evolving needs of the workplace and prepare the next generation of educational technology leaders? This article reflects on the history of the field, and then examines the present state of educational technology programs in light of current and anticipated future needs.
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Leaders, Performance Technology, Online Courses, Professional Development
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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