Teachers' Roles Are Changing

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An insightful quote about the changing state of teaching, from Michael Wilkinson, director of i-education,a UK-based education technology consulting firm.

"The teacher's role is changing and becoming more about facilitating effective learning as opposed to the transferral of knowledge."

"People who haven't been born into this technological society have had to learn new technologies and then make application of them in the learning process. In looking at schools and universities, there is a change in management needed to demonstrate what power technology can offer.