Whether it’s on-the-job training, educational coursework or immersive simulations, education is moving out of the classroom and onto the screens of PCs, tablets and smart phones. And mobile learning — delivering materials to users wherever and whenever they want — is becoming a bigger part of the equation.
How will agencies and schools deliver the curriculum, and which technologies will fuel the change? Every year, the NMC Horizon Project charts technologies likely to have an impact in education over the next five years in higher education. The 2013 report's
conclusions are illustrated below, grouped by their expected appearance on that five-year horizon.