OUR RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DRIVING
DIGITAL STRATEGY IN SCHOOLS
As technology has become a fact of life for modern schools, so has the struggle to choose and implement the right tools for digital learning. While most educators agree that educational technology helps create a more engaging and self-directed learning environment, they’re less confident about how to use that technology.
Without a focused digital strategy, schools are more likely to face fragmentation, lack of adoption and even negative learning outcomes.To work towards a cohesive strategy for edtech, we launched a series of consultations with UK schools aimed at identifying ways to ensure that digital tools deliver a better experience for teachers and students.
The result of our in-depth sessions with UK educators and leaders from the Department of Education, BESA, FutureGov and Reform is an instructive report with concrete recommendations for developing a digital strategy. It highlights five key areas where Government guidance is needed to help schools integrate technology more effectively.
“This report clearly demonstrates that the education sector needs a comprehensive digital strategy in order to unlock opportunities for K–12 ... and guide the market towards better use of technology in education.”
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