Welcome to Brandeis University.
Learning online is the norm now in today’s world. While it came from the pandemic, a tragedy for the world, the new ways we have learned how to connect and adapt a more global mindset could be seen as a silver lining.
Life long learning can be done both virtually and in person, and as we continue understanding what the pandemic means for the world of education, and how we may adapt some pandemic practices while also go back to pre-pandemic practices as the world becomes safer for in person learning.
In addition, we are in a secular age, a term coined in 2004 in the book Secular Age by Charles Taylor. A secular age means a lot of things, but what does it mean for life long learning?