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Educating the Net Generation

This study from Australia reports "on the Net Generation and finds: 1. The rhetoric that university students are Digital Natives and university staff are Digital Immigrants is not supported. 2. There is great diversity in students’ and staff experiences with technology, and their preferences for the use of technology in higher education. 3. Emerging technologies afford a range of learning activities that can improve student learning processes, outcomes, and assessment practices. 4. Managing and aligning pedagogical, technical and administrative issues is a necessary condition of success when using emerging technologies for learning. 5. Innovation with learning technologies typically requires the development of new learning and teaching and technology-based skills, which is effortful for... Show More


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