Essay about Ict in Teaching Units
Education and schooling go hand in hand, so many people get the terms education and schooling mixed up, but education and schooling are not the same thing. Schooling is a formal form of education where students are taught in a classroom about subjects based on a curriculum. Teachers direct their lesson plans around the core of the curriculum for the students to be successful according to society. One can be educated without schooling. For example, if children work well with their hands and can build things, then they have learned the practice of engineering. Someone does not have to be teaching students on how to read and write to educate them. Many times it is thought that …show more content…
Education, schooling and the digital age
Education and schooling are not the same thing. Schooling is where structures are imposed upon learners to make the process more manageable. Behaviour is synchronised, curricula are standardised, and criterion referenced assessment is imposed to quantify achievement. Education is where learning is personalised and unique to the individual. Learning doesn't require the impositions of schooling. Learning can survive without curriculum, synchronisation, assessment and all the other strictures imposed upon school students. All it needs is enthusiasm and opportunity.
Learning that is personalised and lifelong is almost always self-organised, self regulated and naturally has no course