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Research and gender issues in education

This week you have an eclectic selection full of interesting articles about education trends and need
Issue #18  •  August 6  •  view online
Startup Digest Education
Startup Digest Education
The latest news and information about startups and innovations in education.
This week you have an eclectic selection full of interesting articles about education trends and needs around the globe.
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Educators struggle to find solid research on edtech

Global EdTech Ecosystems 1.0 - Navitas Ventures

The Cost of Not Educating Girls: $30 Trillion - Market Brief

By Michele Molnar
A school district uses an average of 550 edtech products. Currently products are chosen based on their marketing skills rather than the efficacy of their product and its ability to impact student outcomes. Here are the three questions that researchers want educators to start asking about edtech:
- What does this technology claim it will do for your school?
- How will you know if the technology is doing what it claims it will do for your school?
- What evidence is there that the technology has done the same for other schools like yours?

Doing well in school is nothing to be proud of — Quartz

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