Can Technology Help Promote Equality of Educational Opportunities?

Brian Jacob, Dan Berger, Cassandra Hart, Susanna Loeb. October 2016. "Can Technology Help Promote Equality of Educational Opportunities?" The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences 2(5): 242-271.

Abstract

This chapter assesses the potential for several prominent technological innovations to promote equality of educational opportunities. We review the history of technological innovations in education and describe several prominent innovations, including intelligent tutoring, blended learning, and virtual schooling.

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