Lifelong Learning in the Digital Age: Sustainable for all in a changing world (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology)
- ISBN-13: 9781475779875
- Publisher: Springer
- Release Date: Dec 31, 2013
- Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2004
- Pages: 260 pages
- Dimensions: 0.64 x 9.25 x 6.1 inches
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the issues involved in Lifelong Learning supported by Information and Communication Technology (Ict). In this overview, the following issues are discussed:
-What is Lifelong Learning?
-Who are the learners?
-Characteristics of learning environments,
-Sustainability of learning environments,
-Role of educational institutions,
-Role of Ict.
Lifelong Learning in the Digital Age contains reviewed papers by invited authors, as well as a comprehensive report with resource materials produced by a Focus Group of invited participants in the Lifelong Learning Working Track at the e-Train conference, "E-Training Practices for Professional Organizations". The conference was sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (Ifip), Technical Committee 3 (Education), and was held in Pori, Finland in July 2003.
Lifelong Learning in the Digital Age will help both decision makers and educational designers to deal with the issues connected with Lifelong Learning. Solutions will have to be unique for each culture and each country, but this book will certainly inform and should considerably assist decision-making and problem resolution.
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