Technology is consistently evolving to provide us with more efficient ways to learn and complete our work. It might be hard to believe that not too long ago students were still using slide rulers instead of scientific calculators.
While it’s easy to look at a cool new device and see the promise it offers, not every type of technology that makes its way into the classroom turns out to be as useful or as cheap as predicted.
To give us all a bit more guidance when it comes to education technology, The New Media Consortium (NMC) released its 2013 Higher Education Horizon Project report, which details six of the most promising new technologies that will impact the future of teaching and learning in higher education.
Click through the gallery to learn more about the emerging technologies in education.