Edtech, Equity, and Innovation: A Critical Look in the Mirror
APRIL 23, 2019
Unfortunately, too many of our investments in educational technology (edtech) have fallen far short of our civil rights aspirations. Taking a more critical look at edtech. Why do we hold edtech products to a lower standard than many other educational factors that interact with our students? Shouldn’t we collectively hold the edtech market accountable for failing our diverse learners? Like any business, the edtech industry includes actors that prioritize profit.