||Digitization of Education in Legal and Socio-Economic context
||Tatyana V. Filippovskaya
About the author
Tatyana V. Filippovskaya – Сand. Sci. (Pedagogy), Associate Professor, Department of
Social Sphere Economics, Ural State University of Economics, Yekaterinburg, Russia.
Awarded with a Bronze Medal of the Russian Society of Sociologists for development of
||The author contrasts theoretical approaches and empirical estimates of
the efficiency of education digitization. It is thus possible to state the world-wide
trend: education digitization depends primarily on value and legal grounds for the
activity of all subjects of the educational process. On the one hand, innovative
technologies significantly expand capabilities of learning interactions. On the other
hand, in cases when value systems of both learning process organizers and its
participants are not sufficiently well developed, the result turns out to be very
different from positive expectations. Conditions are created where plagiarism thrives,
copyright is violated and, most importantly, the development of students’ thinking
and imagination, on their psychological, physical and moral development is negatively
affected. The author applied content analysis to study, over two months, the content
of 68 articles from websites created by the educational community both in Russia
(Pedsovet.org) and abroad (University World News). A conclusion is made that
author’s results on this subject need to be widely presented, since education digitization
without proper legal and socio-cultural changes moves from the area of
describing the processes of innovative technologies positioning to the area of affirming
violations of citizens’ basic personal rights. The novelty of the author’s approach
consists in the attempt to identify relevant problem areas characteristic of various
countries and existing at various stages of socio-cultural development of educational
- digitalization of education
- educational environment
- psychological safety
- limitation of intellectual development methods
- immersive environment
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context. In: Zaks LA, Semitko AP, Mitsek SA, et al. (еds.) Russian Man and Power in the
Context of Dramatic Changes in Today’s World: Collection of academic papers from the
21st Russian scientific-practical conference (with international participation) (Yekaterinburg,
April 12–13, 2019). Yekaterinburg: Liberal Arts University – University for Humanities;
2019. p. 187–195. Available from: doi:10.35853/UfH-RMP-2019-L05.
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