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ERIC Number: EJ828582
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Jan
Pages: 3
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1053-6728
The Future Is in Your Hand
Traylor, Scott
Technology & Learning, v29 n6 p27 Jan 2009
This article presents an interview with Cathleen Norris and Elliot Soloway, both pioneering educators who are defining the future of technology and learning. Norris is a professor in the Department of Technology and Cognition at the University of North Texas. She is also the past president of ISTE and the past president of NECA, the organizing body for the country's leading technology and education conference, NECC. Soloway is a faculty member at the University of Michigan. In addition to teaching at the university, he is involved with a number of grant initiatives for the development of middle school science instruction through technology. His research also involves working with many different school districts to define technology-based curricula. Together they have authored and published over 100 different research papers on a variety of different learning technologies through the professional organization the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM). They are also founders, partners, and collaborators of the handheld software company, GoKnow. In this interview, Norris and Soloway spell out how mobile computing is the ultimate answer for twenty-first century education.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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