Are Teachers and Ed Tech Businesses Working Towards the Same Goal?

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Erin Scott Education technology businesses have come up with hundreds, if not thousands, of products meant to make teachers’ lives easier and improve student achievement. Most products bite off…
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Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

IMHO, the short answer to this question is "no." Ed Tech businesses are working for profit, quick answers, and out-of-the-box teaching tools. Teachers are in the business of altering perceptions, affecting the lives of their students, and helping their students find their place in the world through exposure to ideas and possibilities. 

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