Reshaping Learning

Frontiers of Learning Technology in a Global Context

  • Ronghuai Huang
  • Kinshuk
  • J. Michael Spector

Part of the New Frontiers of Educational Research book series (NFER)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. New Shape of Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ronghuai Huang, Geng Chen, Junfeng Yang, John Loewen
      Pages 3-42
    3. Erkki Sutinen
      Pages 43-69
    4. Victoria J. Marsick, Karen E. Watkins, Sarah A. Boswell
      Pages 71-88
  3. New Insights of Future Students

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-89
    2. Chris Jones
      Pages 91-112
    3. Margaret Martinez
      Pages 139-174
  4. The Future of Learning Content

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Robby Robson
      Pages 177-196
  5. New Dimensions of Learning Technologies

  6. Emerging Trends in Learning Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 341-341
    2. Yueh-Min Huang, Hsin-Chin Chen, Jan-Pan Hwang, Yong-Ming Huang
      Pages 343-364
    3. Longkai Wu, Chee-Kit Looi, Beaumie Kim, Chunyan Miao
      Pages 365-384
    4. Steve Chi-Yin Yuen, Gallayanee Yaoyuneyong, Erik Johnson
      Pages 385-414

About this book


This edited volume presents selected papers from distinguished experts and professors in learning technologies and related fields, all of them pioneers with innovative approaches to the development of learning technologies. This book will address the main issues concerned with current trends in and the future development of learning processes, innovative pedagogies, the effects of new technologies on education, and future learning content. Learning technologies have been affected by technological advances and changes in the field of education. Today we cannot afford to first observe changes and then adapt to them; instead we need to predict changes and respond to them positively and actively in order to shape trends more beneficially. This book collects the latest concepts at the frontier of learning education and future developments with regard to learning, pedagogies, and learning technologies in order to arrive at an image of learning education in the near future.  


Education Educational technology ICT in education Learning Learning technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Ronghuai Huang
    • 1
  • Kinshuk
    • 2
  • J. Michael Spector
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of EducationBeijing Normal UniversityBeijingPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Faculty of Science and TechnologyAthabasca UniversityAthabascaCanada
  3. 3.College of InformationUniversity of North TexasDentonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-32300-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-32301-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2195-3473
  • Series Online ISSN 2195-349X
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