03 Nov Will the digital divide close by itself?
On the subject of tech and education, academics and executives are worried about many divides.
There’s the growing divide between kids who have access to technology and those who don’t; kids who participate in creating content with technology at home and school, and those who can’t; and the kids who know a lot about technology, and the parents who fear them.
Divides also enter into the equation for proponents of education reform.
Early Wednesday at Google’s “Breakthrough Learning in the Digital Age,” at Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., a spat broke out over the urgency of filling in all the gaps.
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