new breed of teachers

Just a few days ago I quoted Arthur C. Clarke, who said that Any teacher that can be replaced by a machine should be. A bit harsh, maybe, but being brutally honest doesn’t make you less honest (if anything, it makes you more honest). Sure, many of you will probably think that the same could […]

collective intelligence

Over the years I have been asked to give presentations, lead workshops and participate in seminars, most often about aspects related to education such as ICT (instructional technologies) or international programs -several times. I have the impression that doing that was as interesting and enriching for me as it was for the participants -or even […]

we need more intelligence

When you do a quick Google search for the term artificial intelligence, the results do not just include -as is to be expected- multiple links to a definition of the term the capacity of a computer to perform operations analogous to learning and decision making in humans but also to many other links that deal with […]