Drivers For Investing in Technology

If we take ‘it engages the students’ out of the mix. What are the reasons for investing time, money into technology applications and environments? Have you had some great examples where it’s made a difference or have you seen it used in low level ways too often? Your thoughts?

The TRIBE has spoken: How does this sit with you?

  1. Provides a ‘conduit’ or ‘vehicle’ to engage with wider cultural
    experiences
  2. To prepare for ‘being happy’ and ‘making a living’ (future proofing?)
  3. Provide equity of access to valued knowledge and experience
  4. Provide tools for wider collaboration and co-construction of new
    knowledge
  5. As a cognitive amplifier