In today’s economy, it is critical for students to learn to be as creative and innovative as possible. Robots and artificial intelligence are rapidly taking over the routine, mechanical, and clerical jobs of the industrial age. New, emerging technologies are promoting creativity and enhancing teaching & learning in the classroom. Eight technologies in particular have tremendous potential in education. They engage the students and spark creativity. Each is based on the sound, educational philosophy of Vygotsky and Bruner, but with a timely 21st century approach. This SlideShare discusses each of the eight technologies and includes video clips of the technology in use.