This episode examines the increasingly prominent role of digital technology in education in South Asia. After hearing from Ayesha Kabeer of DevTrio Consultants, Professor Simon Borg interviews Dr Gary Motteram. They consider how to manage the obstacles which new technology might bring and make the most of the opportunities it undoubtedly offers.
This episode includes discussion of the following research and initiatives:
- Addressing first- and second-order barriers to change: strategies for technology integration. Educational Technology Research and Development. Volume 4, No. 4 (1999), pp47-61
- Students, computers and learning (OECD, 2015).
- Ilm on wheels (Center for Education Innovations, 2012)
- Teaching and technology: case studies from India (British Council, 2017)