Education Technology: Is It all Hype?
Is the ed tech revolution all hype? Educators, parents and administrators all seem to think technology can play a major role in shaping our education system. This is seen in the countless number of education product available in the App store and other platforms. In this op-ed
, Pete Whaelan, the CEO of InsideTrack
, argues that much of the hype surrounding edtech is built around a sense of hope; that technology can play several important roles in education (e.g. personalized learning, equity). He offers some useful tips for the additional roles technology can play in education. Do you agree with his argument?