Perhaps nowhere is broadband’s ability to bust through the 20th century mindset of being limited to the resources that lie directly in front of you, be they books or people, than in the realm of education.
Broadband has dramatically shifted these paradigms.
Knowledge is infinite. You can access the limitless resources of the global library, which not only offers more information, but delivers new ways of finding and interacting with that information, opening up new paths to discovering that which you need to know.
These are just a few of the possibilities broadband makes possible in education, and the future is rife with potential to further enhance the learning experience as future generations are not only more comfortable using these tools but begin to demand they be used to realize the most robust learning environment possible.
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