Alice.Bonasio

Alice Bonasio is a writer and communications consultant who has worked in the creative industries, technology and publishing sectors for over a decade. She has written extensively on gaming, social media, popular culture, science, education technology, feminism, and Virtual Reality. Her work has been published in Wired, FastCo, The Next Web, Newsweek, and The Huffington Post, among others.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Alice Bonasio and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Articles by Alice.Bonasio

Can EdTech broaden access to future jobs?
EdTech Trends

Can EdTech broaden access to future jobs?

Creative deployment of technology can help teachers make their resources go further in preparing students for new roles emerging in the digital economy.
May 3, 2019
Is Minecraft the future of education?
EdTech Trends

Is Minecraft the future of education?

Pedagogical gamification provides insight into a fundamental mindset shift that educators and learners must embrace to thrive in the digital age.
April 8, 2019
How a grassroots approach can tackle the digital skills gap
EdTech Trends

How a grassroots approach can tackle the digital skills gap

The problem of equipping the next generation with the skills to have a healthy and productive relationship with technology seems a daunting one for many educators. Yet successful initiatives show how a community-level approach can effectively empower teachers and engage students.
July 30, 2018
Immersive learning transforming education
EdTech Trends

Immersive learning transforming education

Mixed Reality is increasingly being used to teach the creative and collaborative skills needed for the digital age.
January 23, 2018
EdTech Trends

How doing good can help CIOs do better

Bridging the digital skills gap, addressing the diversity problem in technology, and making the world a better place. It’s all good business.
September 26, 2017
EdTech Trends

Augmented education isn’t just for children

No shortage of great content is emerging in the augmented reality (AR) space aimed at children yet the way in which the technology engages and enhances the learning process is not something that we grow out of. Visual, interactive and dynamic learning powered by AR is being adopted across industries, and in the future will become the standard for education and training within the global workforce and across all professions.
March 3, 2017
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Making holograms in the classroom a reality

HoloStudy is looking to revolutionize education by bringing mixed reality lessons to the masses, using realistic, interactive holograms to teach subjects such as biology, chemistry and physics.
December 19, 2016
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Using technology to educate our minds

Education technology is not something that is restricted to the classroom, and there are many companies blending science and design to create compelling products to train, calm, expand and enlighten our minds. Meet some of them.
September 28, 2016