Twenty One 21st Century Engineering Challenges (11-21)

By: | April 1st, 2013

13)  Advance personalized learning – According to industry analysts many colleges and universities without huge endowments have had to expend considerable resources on improving staff and facilities to attract students. Unfortunately, the “bang for the buck” of a college education is not what it used to be and some learning institutions will soon be in dire straits as college enrollment levels off or even decreases.

New models of learning are being developed and it seems that a combination of online and face-to-face learning is perhaps the best approach in the future. Thinkers from all over the world have criticized standardized education, believing that with the right curriculum each and every person can learn, grow and make valuable contributions to the world. The college and university system has been much the same for the past several centuries and finally technology will transform it completely.


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David Russell Schilling

David enjoys writing about high technology and its potential to make life better for all who inhabit planet earth.

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