A Model Of Education And A New Culture Of Learning A Need For A New Model Of Education
The reality of the early decades of the 21st century affects the participants of educational processes – students, their parents and teachers. Network societies are subject to constant change under the influence of information technology (IT). The existing model of education seems to be outdated. It does not answer the challenges of modern times. There is a need for
a design, implementation, evaluation and improvement of new educational models. They should be flexible, that is easily adapted to the abilities and needs of students – digital natives. A new culture of learning can constitute the content of such models – at a pedagogical metalevel. Operationally, interactive (including online) and activating methods of teaching and learning will be needed.