Teacher education in the developing world: Why it’s time for educational technology to live up to the promise

© flickr.com/photos/irex/7421138946

Image source: flickr.com/photos/irex/7421138946

Followers of Audrey Watters and her essays on the ‘History of the Future of Education’ will know that there has been a tendency to over-hype what technology can deliver, with 20th century notions of the future closer to science fiction than present day reality.

So why did the education futurists of the 20th century get it so wrong? 

[Please click here for a 7-minute read on Medium.com]