To understand the meaning of educational technology, it may be good to begin with the meaning of technology. In physical education and team training, plays and game procedures may be analyzed through the use of plastic or opaque moving symbols on a transparency which shows the court or field design. That’s not to say that they can’t, perhaps they charge you money far in excess of the amount of education and you just have to the pay for all that extra stuff.
An example of technology is the products that were invented during the space program, which have allowed engineers and other scientists to use variations of these products and materials in manufacturing. Another new feature in the 2004 definition is the use of study” due to the increased interest in designing environments that facilitate learning through research and reflective practice instead of delivering learning. In some societies, technology is also eliminating jobs in exchange for automation.
From the traditional point of view, technology serves as source and presenter of knowledge. It addressed the standards set by the state and districts (in our case, by the Department of Education through the Re-structured Basic Educational Curriculum) in social studies, sciences, and technology. Inherently technology law, like any other emerging facts of law, is purely inter-disciplinary in nature. Medical technology is used to diagnose infections, treat diseases and to make research on diseases affecting humans.
Not all technologies improve the culture in a creative way; technology can also help facilitate political oppression and war via tools such as a gun or a rifle. It is through the human developmental stage of pretend play and using The MovieMaking Process, that a creative alliance and innovative solution can be found between the world of human needs and the age of technology.
I liked Sarhai, Ileana, Shirley and Ana´s definition about Educational Technology because they say that the Educational TechnoIogy looks for facilitate the learning by creating and using technological process and resourcess, and I agree with this definition. Group discussions tend to create a strong relationship among students in the classroom and they also help shy students learn how to socialize with others in the classroom. So not every school or student will be in position to use technology in the classroom.