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NMC Technology Outlook: Singapore K12 Education 2012-2017

An NMC Horizon Report Regional Analysis

Welcome to the workspace for the 2012 Horizon Project Singapore. This space is the place for the members of the Horizon.sg Advisory Board to manage the process of researching, discussing, and ultimately, selecting the topics for the NMC Technology Outlook: Singaporean K12 Education 2012-2017. This research, and the Horizon Project as a whole, is led by the The New Media Consortium. The Singapore project is made possible by the generous support of SingTel.

The report will be published in November 2012, and will be formally released on November 6, 2012, at SingTel i.luminate 2012 The report focuses on emerging technology and its applications to in primary and secondary education in Singapore. This is the first year of publication for this particular report. (For a similar example, see the Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education 2012-2017).

Horizon.stem is a project that applies the process developed for the New Media Consortium's Horizon Project to the identification of trends and challenges relevant to elementary and secondary learning institutions, and to clarifying key emerging technologies that are sure to impact the sector. Members of the STEM and STEM+ education communities worldwide are encouraged to follow the Advisory Board's progress as the discussion unfolds and to use the wiki as a resource and reference tool.

The research effort behind the Horizon Project Singapore is made possible through the generous support of the SingTel.


What's New?

  • The wiki that will produce the NMC Technology Outlook: Singapore K-12 Education 2012-2017 is now open. Look for more integration with the NMC's global social Horizon Project research database, Navigator (http://navigator.nmc.org/), as well as our NMC Horizon EdTech Weekly app (http://go.nmc.org/app).


Project Timeline

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Introduction to the Horizon Project Wiki

The Sandbox is our primary work area, where you will find links to the areas in which we are actively engaged. You will see it change as we move through the various processes involved in sorting through the technologies and issues we will deal with as we make our way to the final list that we'll feature in the Technology Outlook for Singapore K-12 Education 2012-2017.


Horizon Report Press Clippings -- reviewing current news and references
STATUS : The Advisory Board will review these resources as part of their background research and is marking those they consider important references with their wiki signature.

Horizon Report Sandbox -- where we are doing our work

STATUS : The Advisory Board will be responding to the research questions listed below completed the first round of voting.




Additional Resources -- new information that may be germane to our decisions

The Advisory Board is continually monitoring the resources in this section, adding new ones as appropriate, to the Research Question discussions.

The 2012 Horizon Project Singapore Advisory Board – guiding our discovery and selection process

  • Meet the 2012 Horizon.sg Advisory Board
  • Interested in serving on a future Horizon Project Advisory Board, or have someone to nominate? Let us know!