Apple co-founder has visited Spain to participate in the IV Congress of Brilliant Minds, held this week in Madrid and how could it be otherwise, has left some ideas on education, one of the most discussed topics at a meeting bringing together these days to a total of 21 people from disparate fields such as music, politics, biology or sport.
“The paradigm of education has to change much. The important thing is to have teachers who care about students, so they do not fail, “he believes.Technology in the classroom is very important for the creator of one of the first personal computers in history, but can not match the human factor: “A computer can not replace a teacher.”
Wozniak, also affectionately known on the Internet as The Wizard of Woz, imagines a future in which technology will be integrated more naturally in life: “It will be closer and closer to the people and also will become more invisible” . In his opinion for that we will increasingly making headway technologies such as voice recognition.
However, Wozniak believes that never come to power technologically equal human capacity. “Computers do not have the intuition of the brain.” While acknowledging there are companies like IBM and Google are trying to understand how it works, do not think you get to imitate the uniqueness of the human mind: “I’ve always said never build as smart as the computer brain” sums.