Personalized studying, synthetic intelligence, adaptive testing, digital curricula, data privacy, future of work, and all issues technology. Education Week reporters assist you to keep on high of the newest developments in ed tech. The digital divide isn’t a surprise, given the price of trendy expertise, including laptops, smartphones, tablets and broadband or cellular entry to the internet. The identical information, from the 5-year American Community Survey, which spans 2013 via 2017, reveals that New Jerseyans within the lowest earnings bracket have web access at home at a price roughly half that of these in the highest bracket. The majority of eighth-grade students in the United States rely on the internet at residence to get their homework done.
Within the previous two decades, nonetheless, this problem has been far more troublesome because of the sheer quantity of new technologies available on the market. For instance, in the span of 7 years (from 2008 to 2015), the number of active apps in Apple’s App Store increased from 5000 to 1.75 million. Over the following four years, the number of apps is projected to rise by 73%, totaling over 5 million (Nelson, 2016). Graduates of this degree program choice will have acquired abilities … Read More