“Classrooms don’t need tech geeks who can teach tech,
We need teaching geeks who can use teach”
EdTech is the education with technology. It is the education trend today in which we dont need stereotypical classrooms and teachers but a system and technology who can involve and teach the concepts. Education is much more than grades, it is all about thinking. It is understanding the concepts and implementing it in real life scenarios. Today technology is widely used in teaching and it is gaining popularity among youngsters. Variety of startup’s based on EdTech concept are being introduced.
There are various reasons for gaining such popularity amng kids.some of this facts are as bellows:
Although teachers ask questions in classrooms still there are hardly few students who ask it. Even though students have queries they tend to be silent and not to ask it. Usually they hesitate to ask teachers due to fear about the system of classrooms. Whereas in edtech world it is the tech game in which kids love to interact with the systems. They simply love the way it is and can easily spend an hours and hours with such interactive technologies.
In traditional classrooms system there are few chances to involve kids in learning process. Kids get bore with typical classrooms and hardly learn anything from classes. Whereas in tech systems kids get easily involved. They play with functionalities. Even ask their friends to solve it, discuss it and get easily involved in the learning process.
- Ask Alexa:
Robots behave as a human being they listen to us and we don’t feel scared of them. The famous Alexa answers so many questions. We are not scared to ask her any silly question as well. It is interesting to ask such robots, systems to solve our tasks and we eventually think and start learning. Kids feel that they have someone to answer and learn with them. This kind of bond is the base of any tech applications.
The biggest advantage of technology is that it is very interesting. The Graphical User Interface, the feel is something which makes it more attractive and interesting. It is like a temptation to use it more. And this psychology is the base of any teach learning system’s success.
Even before looks and feels what gains popularity is its easy accessibility. We find such applications on free medium, on cell phones. Because of its ease it is more popular. Also we can use it any time and at any place. It is also personalized so people enjoy their own comfort zones.