Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2012

The List

1. The Business of Ed-Tech

2. The Maker Movement

3. Learning to Code

4. The Flipped Classroom

5. MOOCs

6. The Battle to Open Textbooks

7. Education Data and Learning Analytics

8. The Platforming of Education

9. Automation and Artificial Intelligence

10. The Politics of Ed-Tech


(Notably missing from my list: the student (youth) voice; #Occupy; BYOD; gaming; badges and credentials; the globalization of ed-tech; cheating; crowdsourcing and crowdfunding. Make of that what you will.)

Image credits: Hugh Lee