Future learning shifts from teaching to learning. With future learning you decide what you want to learn and with whom. Digital learning changes our way of thinking and learning.
The world communicates faster and new needs and new opportunities raise up with better understanding.
But while the volume of the standard rhetoric accurately reflects an urgently growing sense that learning in the twenty-first century will be radically different, its content seldom questions conceptual and organizational constraints inherited from the nineteenth.
Using digital technology revolutionizes thinking and learning. Educational programs based on the "traditional" model of schooling and education are inappropriate in a digital world.
"With a shift of emphasis from teaching to learning a need is created for more systematic thinking about the art of learning. We use the word mathetics for an area of thinking which is to learning what pedagogy is to teaching." [ Future Group http://learning.media.mit.edu/mission.html]