5 goals for edtech in 2020

TES | January 20, 2020

5 goals for edtech in 2020
Educational technology (edtech) made significant strides in 2019.  Damian Hinds was the first secretary of state for education to acknowledge the potential and role of edtech in the teaching and learning processes, with the publication of the Department for Education’s edtech strategy and launch of the edtech leadership group. While there was more that could have been included, it was a very useful start to the discussion about edtech’s merits and uses. Meanwhile, we also await the outcome of the Commons Education Select Committee’s inquiry into the fourth industrial revolution and the potential impact of automation on the workplace, and the knowledge and skills we will all need to meet that challenge.

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What if we could use all the technology we have in the private sector to give students a chance to prepare for what they will be doing in the real world? It turns out that wherever there is funding to do so, teachers are already implementing technology as fast as they can. Teachers understand the value of technology in the classroom as a means to provide students with educational opportunities that align with jobs they might find upon graduation, but there’s another reason teachers love tech in classrooms: personalization of education.

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What if we could use all the technology we have in the private sector to give students a chance to prepare for what they will be doing in the real world? It turns out that wherever there is funding to do so, teachers are already implementing technology as fast as they can. Teachers understand the value of technology in the classroom as a means to provide students with educational opportunities that align with jobs they might find upon graduation, but there’s another reason teachers love tech in classrooms: personalization of education.