Kurzweil 2009 Prediction #6: Classrooms

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“Although traditional classroom organization is still common, intelligent courseware has emerged as a common means of learning.”

Mostly right. Traditional classroom organization is probably a little more than common, but it is certainly true that much of our childrens’ education now involves learning through computer software. This occurs not only in classrooms, but in homes and in tutoring. Increasingly, due to new devices (like the iPad) and wireless availability, niche learning applications can be taken anywhere by children.

We’ll give this one to Kurzweil

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