We continue to explore the so-called “disruptive force” and “the next word” in modern education – its digital transformation.
To go on with the topic, we decided to dive into the trends – most discussed and impactful technologies and approaches to education that can be claimed as a part of digital transformation.
Technologies that are described in this blog post are deeply explored and used in everyday activities of Elinext, our software development company that possesses expertise in delivering e-learning products for companies worldwide.
The list of tech trends is very conditional and includes only the most impactful and well-represented technologies that have many examples of successful applications.
Internet of Things
The Internet of Things (IoT) empowers transformation for teachers and learners, enterprises, educational facility administrations, and governments.
There are many examples of smart devices applications in the process of education – from smart classroom boards to difficult online school building management systems.
Being “connected” is extremely beneficial in the learning process. Cloud devices allow tutors to have a closer look at students’ personal needs for delivering a productive teaching program.
Digital textbooks and materials reduce educational costs and erase disadvantages connected with hard copies.
The safety in schools increases as campuses are broadcast and managed with the help of tech devices. Also, such devices bring economical value. Schools in Tipp City, Ohio save approximately $128,000 each year by using a web-based system that controls all mechanical equipment inside the buildings.