How to Avoid EdTech Quickfix Traps

edtech quickfix Jul 18, 2020

We encourage you to move beyond using technology as a quickfix and focus on the learning to drive the context. The following resources were highlighted in the video:

Why We Are Wasting EdTech Dollars?

Why Schools Must Move Beyond One-to-One Computing

Alan November on the '$1000 Pencil' and Why Edtech Companies Aren’t Pushing the Envelope

Thibodeaux, T. N., Harapnuik, D. K., Cummings, C. D., & Wooten, R. (2017). Learning all the time and everywhere: Moving beyond the hype of the mobile learning quick fix. In Keengwe, J. S. (Eds.). Handbook of research on mobile technology, constructivism, and meaningful learning. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. Access draft file from:

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This post was originally posted on Dwayne Harapnuik’s site and has been cross posted with his consent.

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