Available via AppsEvents worldwide beginning Fall 2016 ~ graduate credit through the College of Saint Joseph! The Eleanor Roosevelt High School in cooperation with AppsEvents and LogicWing is proud to be hosting the first NYC Metro Google for Education Summit on March 19th (Saturday) with the Google EDU certification preparation bootcamp being offered as a whole day pre-summit course on Friday, March 18th.
While the course is primarily intended for the use of student-teachers, it can also be of great use to professional teachers, school administrators, teacher educators, and in fact anyone who is interested on how information technology can be used to improve not only instruction but the school management and curriculum.
A modern example is the rise of communication technology, which has lessened barriers to human interaction and as a result has helped spawn new subcultures; the rise of cyberculture has at its basis the development of the Internet and the computer 15 Not all technology enhances culture in a creative way; technology can also help facilitate political oppression and war via tools such as guns.
Indeed, until recently, it was considered that the growth of technology was limited only to people, but recent research indicate that other primates and certain dolphin areas have developed easy resources and discovered to pass their understanding to other years.
And if, as I have stated, the purpose of technology is to improve the quality of life, then to use technology to produce products that harm both humans and the natural environment contradicts the purpose of technology, and it also falsifies an assertion that humans are rational.