How Should "Edtech" and "Ed-Reform" Coexist?

COEXISTENCE: Tom Segal of Rethink Education poses a Big (yes, with a capital B) question in Education Week: "What is the Goal of the American Education System?" He asserts that while ed-tech and ed-reform often get paired together, it may be beneficial to answer this big question first before diving into debates about how these two should co-mingle. To start it off, Segal gets answers from those in company boardrooms (including Paul Smith of Learnsprout and John Katzman of 2U and Noodle.org) and classrooms (K-1 teacher Allison MicKinnon). What do you think? Chime in below.


Stay up to date on edtech. Sign up to have top stories delivered weekly.

Who we are

EdSurge helps schools find, select and use the right technology to support all learners.
© 2011-2016 EdSurge Inc. All rights reserved. Every student succeeds.