In Search of OER’s Future and Edtech’s Missing Evidence at SXSW EDU
MARCH 5, 2018
Overall, the opening day of the 8,000-person education event struck a more modest tone, starting with a trio of educators recounting their stories of interacting with students in schools—and spurring a host of emotions from the crowd including laughter and tears. While OER was presented as one way to ease course material costs, other challenges remain, starting with understanding and awareness of what the term means. Can evidence even keep up with edtech?