E-Learning Trends For 2018: From Flux To Focus

| February 6, 2018

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We live in very interesting times – technology is now getting omnipresent around us, we are interconnected at global level like never before, and thanks to all the search engines and bots and calendars and what not, we don’t want to remember anything, but be given the information we need just at the right time, and preferably the information should reach us on its own without us telling anyone/anything what we need!

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Kansas State University, often referred to as K-State, is an institution of higher learning located in Manhattan, Kansas, in the United States. A branch campus, including the College of Technology and Aviation, is located in Salina, Kansas. A third campus, K-State Olathe, officially opened on April 26, 2011 and will be the academic research presence within the Kansas Bioscience Park. Kansas State has nearly 24,000 students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

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Kansas State University

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