5 biggest educational technology trends in near future
In the past, different trends have unfolded in the education sector with varying degrees of success, but the trends that have contributed to the sector in recent years have completely changed the dynamics of the sector and are surely here to stay. in the foreseeable future.
From primary to higher education, the digital transformation of the education sector has accelerated immeasurably and has led to a shift towards online and cloud-based delivery platforms.
Beyond that, the transformation also brought about a dramatic shift in the relationship between adult learners and higher education providers, such as Edtechs, training schools, and universities.
Edtech is the new School 2.0 and with its current rate of disruption of the traditional learning process, the value of this sector in India is expected to grow to $ 30 billion over the next 10 years. Much of the credit goes to mobile technology, cloud services and virtual reality, creating new opportunities for accessible and immersive learning.
THE KEY TECHNOLOGIES THAT WILL DISTURB EDUCATION IN THE NEAR FUTURE ARE:
1. TOTAL LIFE LEARNING THROUGH SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES
The current educational landscape is very different even from two years ago. With the rapid pace of technological advancement, education providers and students are moving toward a continuous model of education: subscription services.
Another driving force is the emergence of online learning aggregators such as the DBMCI eGurukul digital platform, which, along with traditional coaching classes, offers accessible learning classes to students looking for flexible ways to adapt. education in their lives and make online education their predominant model of education.
This is one of the trends that has come to stay and is designed to adapt perfectly to the changing needs of companies.
2. A BARSCLA OF REAL, AI, AR AND VR
Over time, we are becoming accustomed to absorbing information in ultra-fast, bite-sized, eye-catching fragments. The mix of reality, artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) will affect all areas of human activity, and education is certainly no exception.
These tools are able to be better and better at any task assigned to them and will be used to provide more personalized forms of distance education or learning.
This learning describes a new EdTech concept. In this transformative technology trend, students can get a source of instant learning through very small lessons exactly when and where they need them.
Nano-learning is still popular, but it will certainly grow in popularity in the near future, as, in the current turmoil, it is effortlessly adapting to society’s need for ways to transmit knowledge and competence.
4. PERSONALIZED EDUCATION
Gone are the days when a teacher was assigned to at least 50 children and parents didn’t care either. Personalized education is becoming the next new norm as classrooms are now much more diverse and complex, and access to technology is helping to better meet the needs of each student.
Technology tools can help teachers provide students with differentiated learning experiences outside the established curriculum.
Edutainment is a term that has been around the sector for a long time and has effectively reduced its presence in the sector. Learning while playing educational games provides an experiential approach to acquiring knowledge that keeps students engaged in learning and encourages more multisensory participation.
Walking parallel to evolution is now a necessity, not an option to adapt to evolving technological trends is the reality for the future of education. In the future, these trends will no doubt increase in popularity, as learning competition these days is not only instantaneous and modular, but it becomes even more addictive!
Written by Dr. Nachiket Bhatia, CEO, Dr. Bhatia Medical Coaching Institute (DBMCI) and E-Gurukul.