A rather intriguing emerging technology is SMART Amp. SMART Amp is cloud based software that allows learners to collaborate in an interactive workspace. This technology does not need to be installed nor does it require the updating of applications. It is accessible from most devices with internet capability and it eliminates the difficulty of multi platforms such as BYOD.
A few identified SMART Amp capabilities are:
It allows for project based learning, student led learning, collaborative learning, personalized based and inquiry based learning.
Innovative method of obtaining content off of personalized devices
Live collaboration and real time sharing
Files live in the cloud so there would be no loss of information if computer crashes
Allows for splitting into multi-classroom groups.
This emerging technology effectively builds a bridge, connecting diverse personalized devices in a collaborative workplace setting for students and teachers.