Today's world is constantly on the move. You think your eyes are showing you reality, when they are in fact showing you history. Living on the Future Edge takes a pragmatic look at the realities of today's digital landscape. It provides a detailed account of the global exponential trends that are vital to understanding our increasingly digital lives and offers both an exciting glimpse into the future and a compelling resource for educators wishing to understand more about the bold technological world that characterizes today's students.
"This inspirational work empowers us with tools, ideas, and a sense of urgency to apply 21st century fluencies into our practice.
Cynthia Sistek-Chandler, Department Chair
"The authors take you to the edge of technological innovation and give you a glimpse of a future bearing down on us like a freight train. Thankfully, they provide perspective to help steer that train and take it some place desirable. It's a wild educational ride that will allow you to see the future in new, more helpful ways."
Jason Ohler, Author
"This book should be used as "The Big Read" for the entire learning community."
Meg Ormiston, Author
"This book helps all of us-educators, researchers, and parents-cross over to meet the needs of our children in this age of the "knowledge society". Everyone should delve into this book!"
Kim Ibach, Educational Team Leader
"The authors have laid out a vision that educational leaders can use as a blueprint to advance 21st century skills in today's students. Educators worldwide can benefit from their insight to develop the integration of technologies and improve student learning."
Brian Talbott, Executive Director
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