The word pioneer evokes the image of an early settler in an uninhabited, hostile territory. We think of pioneers as adventurers, people who are willing to make personal sacrifices to find a better life for themselves and others.
The term pioneer is nowadays applied to anyone venturing into unknown areas – not only geographical ones, but also areas of science and thought.
An e-pioneer is one who moves around the world of technology, discovering how it can enhance teaching and learning, and then mapping out a path for others to follow.
If you see yourself as an e-pioneer, you have to be many things. Among others, you need to be:
Quite a challenge! But if you have a pioneering spirit – a sense of adventure and a keen desire to bring about a better education system – you can do it.
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