Grill That Edtech Company With These 6 Questions Before Buying Anything
When it comes to good decision-making about purchasing technology, it’s a shared responsibility between adopters and providers to make sure tools are the right fit and deliver results. To help raise the bar, I’m joining the EdTech Efficacy Research Academic Symposium, a first-of-its-kind symposium focused on EdTech efficacy research, organized and hosted by the University of Virginia, Digital Promise and the Jefferson Education Accelerator.
As school and district leaders, you can join the effort by using the questions above or developing your own. Most critically, exercise your power to set high expectations for the quality and utility of technology tools. Asking the right questions is an essential first step.