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Mingoville shows the Classroom of the Future

And I really hope that this future is not too far away. Mingoville, to my mind one of the most innovative education 2.0 companies and my declared favorite of 2009, just shared some amazing videos on its YouTube channel, showing a group of children engaging with the Mingoville universe via different devices in a classroom setup.

Those videos show how the ESL class of the future could (should!) look like. The best thing, Mingoville is only using technology that is already mainstream.

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R:ED September 5th to September 11th 2010

  1. Breaking down language barriers with a pocket picture guide
  2. Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits
  3. Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education
  4. Tablet Maker Kno Raises $46 Million for Dual-Screen Digital Textbook
  5. Campus Dibs Is A Groupon For Colleges: Smart Move
  6. Maths graduates in Punjab are being taught the British syllabus so they can give private lessons by phone and via the web
  7. Prezi Meeting Brings Collaboration to Web-based Presentations