Today we discuss the ever popular medium of YouTube videos that demonstrate all the ways that this latest generation of people and students is being affected by globalization and the advancement of technology. I have seen the Shift Happens:
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videos several times in many classes and I always have the same thought…”Time to catch up”.
Evolution is a real process and it is not just about creatures getting bigger and stronger so that they can claim more corners of this Earth as their own. Our minds go through cognitive evolution every minute of the day. Needs evolve and the technology as well as education levels required to me those needs evolve as well.
We are living in a digital age, there is no escaping that. The bar has been raised and as such I feel we as a people should be stepping up to meet that bar. The old systems no longer work, the world has gotten too big and is spinning way too fast, “Time to catch up”.
Classes like Education 407, Facebook, E-books, Outsourcing, English as a universal language…these are all just examples of how the evolution process is running rampant all over us. With 8 babies being born every second, software becoming outdated in six months, and the rise of the super power known as the Internet we as human beings are required to learn new things CONSTANTLY.
We need to prepare