4 Technology Trends Transforming the Learning Experience

Education Technology Insights | Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Today, technology enables teachers to improve their teaching methods beyond conventional text-based instruction and provide students with more interactive learning sessions.

Fremont, CA: Education and learning is becoming more hi-tech than ever. All the developments happening in the technology world have a strong effect on the education and learning systems. While advancement in education is inevitable, it is important for educational institutions, teachers, and students to keep up with this advancement. Let's have a look at some of the advancements in education.

Speech-To-Text Devices

A vast majority of devices and app platforms now come with virtual assistant apps and features such as Alexa and Siri. Such smart assistants that respond to voice commands make learning more interesting and easier. In addition, the speech-to-text feature can take down notes, which makes education fast-paced.

3D Printing

Top 10 EdTech Startups - 20193D printing, also known as prototyping, enables students to learn through more concrete and practical experiences. Students can give shape to their idea with 3D printing technology. 3D printers help students bring out their creative ideas and have more tangible experiences.

Personalized Learning

Learning methodologies have never had the same impact on all students, but because there were several drawbacks in education systems earlier, learning could never be made custom to suit individual student needs. With the progress in education technology, institutions can fully implement custom teaching and learning methodologies and experiences. Now, students, with modern devices and interfaces, can start learning based on their respective needs, desires, and availability.

Augmented and Virtual Reality

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are extremely beneficial in online education. Effectively, VR and AR learners can get a captivating learning experience without having to physically be present in a classroom. Students can learn about space objects with the help of a 3D space video and a VR headgear, and medical students can have a more in-depth learning experience through the real-time broadcasting of surgical operations.

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