The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
” 2010 was also the year that the Common Core Standards Initiative was enacted in response to numerous indicators of low student academic performance. Although the Common Core itself elicits mixed feelings , its effect on edtech is unwavering: “Integral to the Common Core was the expectation that they would be tested on computers using online standardized exams. ” In 2000, the FCC created the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA).