THE CHALLENGE OF PERSONALIZED LEARNING IN SCHOOLS
Maurice de Hond, Founder, Steve Jobs Schools, Netherlands
Thanks mostly to the digital revolution, education wrestles with the question of how to prepare children for our ever faster-changing world. Three trends are at the core of the challenges for schools: Our relationship with information and knowledge has drastically changed more than ever before and in a short time span. Children are growing up in a completely different world from 50 years ago. The existing school model is industrial and based on the age of children and not their learning level. Schools must cope with these trends because otherwise in the long term they will become irrelevant. Technology will play a more important role in schools, but it is not enough to only bring technology into the schools. An outdated organization with new technology will be only an expensive outdated organization...
de Hond, M. (2018). THE CHALLENGE OF PERSONALIZED LEARNING IN SCHOOLS. Presented at EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2018.
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