Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Will Free Benefit the Rich? Fighting for Technology Equity

4,231 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Will Free Benefit the Rich? Fighting for Technology Equity

  1. 1. Will Free Benefit the Rich? Fighting for Technology Equity Justin Reich @bjfr EdTechResearcher.org Fellow, Berkman Center Co-Founder, EdTechTeacher
  2. 2. Pisa ScoresThe crisis inUS education is not ofachievement
  3. 3. The crisis inUS education isinequality
  4. 4. If you believe that education is the civil rights issue of our time… Will technology make learning more equitable?
  5. 5. Learning Technology Innovation
  6. 6. Closing Gaps AffluentLearning Low income Technology Innovation
  7. 7. Rising Tide AffluentLearning Low income Technology Innovation
  8. 8. Does wiki usage differ in schools serving different populations?
  9. 9. Low Income Mid to High Schools Income Schools (n=117) (n=133)Failed or Trial Wiki 50% 30%Teacher-Content Wiki 34% 35%Individual Student-Owned Wiki 15% 35%Collaborative Student-Owned 2% 1%WikiMedian Lifetime 6 days 33 days
  10. 10. Low Income Mid to High Schools Income Schools (n=117) (n=133)Failed or Trial Wiki 50% 30%Teacher-Content Wiki 34% 35%Individual Student-Owned Wiki 15% 35%Collaborative Student-Owned 2% 1%WikiMedian Lifetime 6 days 33 days
  11. 11. Low Income Mid to High Schools Income Schools (n=117) (n=133)Failed or Trial Wiki 50% 30%Teacher-Content Wiki 34% 35%Individual Student-Owned Wiki 15% 35%Collaborative Student-Owned 2% 1%WikiMedian Lifetime 6 days 33 days
  12. 12. Low Income Mid to High Schools Income Schools (n=117) (n=133)Failed or Trial Wiki 50% 30%Teacher-Content Wiki 34% 35%Individual Student-Owned Wiki 15% 35%Collaborative Student-Owned 2% 1%WikiMedian Lifetime 6 days 33 days
  13. 13. Rising Tide AffluentLearning Low income Technology Innovation
  14. 14. "For unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but from him that hath not shall betaken away even that which he hath.“ (Matthew 25:29)
  15. 15. “Some can’t”Within School Inequity
  16. 16. Between School Inequity “They all must” “Some can’t”Within School Inequity
  17. 17. @bjfr EdTechResearcher.org

×