The world is now a global village

Marshall McLuhan explores¬† the world as a Global Village in 1960 –¬† with extraordinary relevance to our 21st century reality!

Electronic media haven’t wiped out the book. It’s used, read and wanted now more than ever. But the role of the book has changed. It’s no longer alone. It no longer has sole charge of our outlook nor our sensibilities. Of course the trouble is, we act as if we were still solely in the age of the book.

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History of the Internet

The internet was up and running! History is captured in this neat summary – perhaps you can pinpoint your entry point into the revolution of communication!

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A [r]evolution in student’s learning needs

Here is a short video summarizing some of the most important characteristics of students today – how they learn, what they need to learn, their goals, hopes, dreams, what their lives will be like, and what kinds of changes they will experience in their lifetime.

Created by Michael Wesch in collaboration with 200 students at Kansas State University.

Important things in this to consider for our school students too!