New Book: The World is Open: How Web Technology Is Revolutionizing Education

Discover the dramatic changes that are affecting all learners

Web-based technology has opened up education around the world to the point where anyone can learn anything from anyone else at any time.

To help educators understand what's possible, Curt Bonk employs his groundbreaking "WE-ALL-LEARN" model to outline ten key technology and learning trends, demonstrating how technology has transformed educational opportunities for learners of every age in every corner of the globe.

The book and its free companion Web site are filled with the stories about ordinary learners as well as technology and education leaders that reveal the power of this new way of learning.


About the Author:

Curtis J. Bonk
, PhD (Bloomington, IN), is Professor of Instructional Systems Technology at the School of Education at Indiana University. He is a highly popular speaker on technology in education.

Drawing on his background as a corporate controller, CPA, educational psychologist, and instructional technologist, Bonk offers unique insights into the intersection of business, education, psychology, and technology.

A well-known authority on emerging technologies for learning, Bonk reflects on his speaking experiences around the world in his popular blog, TravelinEdMan.

He has written many articles and coauthored several widely used books, including Empowering Online Learning, The Handbook of Blended Learning, and Electronic Collaborators.

He is also president and founder of SurveyShare and CourseShare.

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