Education Technology Industry
What is Ed-Tech?
Educational technology is the combined use of computer hardware, software, and educational theory and practice to facilitate learning.
In 2001, the classroom shifted to be data-driven after the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) was passed. Many of the current solutions are based on test driven data and missing the key metric of understanding how each student is engaging in the material and studying. Data-driven instruction is a buzz word in the EdTech Industry and a teacher is given the responsibility to ensure they use the data effectively in the classroom.
UNDERSTANDING THE INDUSTRY
The Future in EdTech Growth Learning Metrics
We understand the school systems utilizes multiple tools to assist students in staying engaged with their curriculum. The most valuable asset a teacher has with their students is time. Currently, the EdTech market requires teachers to learn new software that are packed with an overwhelming array of features. We understand teachers are willing to spend the time and effort on learning and utilizing a new software that is capable of measuring relevant data to improve student achievement.