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Some see the advent of Web 2.0-style tools in the classroom heralding a shift in everything from education theory to how schools are built. The bottom line: traditional lecturing may be on its way out, said Claire Schooley, an analyst at Forrester Research who follows learning trends at universities and corporations.
Web 2.0: Big app on campus
Universities are using Web 2.0-style tools to tap into a generation's lust for celebrity as they revamp learning and recruiting.
Images: Web 2.0 enticements for coeds
By Candace Lombardi
Staff Writer, CNET News.com
Yet another reason to "hone our own 2.0 skills". Soon they will be the accepted mode of operation for post-secondary learners.