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Posted on: March 1st, 2016 by

Topics in the 2016 Horizon Report

Six Developments in Technology: Near-term (1 year or less) – bring your own device, learning analytics and adaptive learning; Mid-term (2-3 years) – augmented and virtual reality, makerspaces; Far-term (4-5 years) – affective computing, robotics. Six Challenges: Solvable – blending formal and informal learning, improving digital literacy; Difficult – competing models of education, personalizing learning; Wicked – balancing our connected and unconnected lives, keeping education relevant