EdTech Facts & Statistics – An Infographic
The use of technology in education has become one of the core issues of modern day teaching and learning. As a generation of young people grow up in a post-digital world, surrounded by and encompassed with mobile devices and 24/7 connectivity, a tech-less classroom seems increasingly anachronistic.
Educational publishers have adapted quickly to meet these new requirements, but it’s a huge challenge. In a world where textbooks are still widely used, the balance is difficult to find. Combined with curriculum requirements and government regulations, the use of technology in learning has had an awkward lift-off.
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That said, there has been huge increase in the adoption of EdTech where possible, and most modern teachers acknowledge the benefits for present and future students. Here’s an infographic that demonstrates some of the key facts and statistics: