PRE CONFERENCE KEYNOTE “It Simply Isn’t the 20th Century Any More Is It?: So Why Would We Teach as Though It Was?”

Professor Stephen Heppell St Katherine Docks, Tower of London, England Blog Stephen’s Phone Blog http://phone.heppell.mobi Twitter: @stephenheppell Bio CEO Heppell.net, Professor Bournemouth University, Chair in New Media Environments, Emeritus Professor Anglia Ruskin University: Chair in New Learning Environments, Visiting Professor University of Wales, Newport. Executive chairman LP+ Chair of Trustees: The Inclusion Trust “Europe’s leading online education expert” Microsoft 2006 “the most influential academic of recent years in the field of technology and education” Department for Education and Skills (DfES), UK, 2006 Bio Page http://rubble.heppell.net/heppell/quiickbiog.html Presentation Title “It Simply Isn’t the 20th Century Any More Is It?: So Why Would We Teach as Though It Was?” Description: We are in the throes of a financial crisis unparalleled on our lifetimes, and at the same time in front running 21st century schools around the world learning is seeing a transformation that seemed unthinkable in the dark days of 20th century factory … Continue reading PRE CONFERENCE KEYNOTE “It Simply Isn’t the 20th Century Any More Is It?: So Why Would We Teach as Though It Was?”