The goal of this book is to capture the need for major changes to our current schooling system and to help chart some possible paths to a greatly improved schooling system. The 22 chapters of this futures-oriented book have all been recently published asInformation Age Education Newsletters.
Computer technology and the changes it is bringing to the societies of our world are driving the need for major changes in our schooling system. Computers and robots are getting smarter and more capable. These are greatly changing jobs, as well as the intellectual and physical demands that humans encounter in their everyday lives.
A unifying theme of the book is that humans and computers working together can out-perform either working alone. We need an educational system that prepares students for responsible and satisfying adulthood in a world of steadily increasing availability and capability of computer technology. Word file.