Education and technology have come a long way over the past generation. So what better way to figure out our current state than by checking out an interesting infographic on a blog? Edudemic perhaps! This infographic details the history of education technology starting from the time of cavemen to present day. While it’s by no means robust, it’s interesting to check out some of the facts presented.
From the start of the first school in 1635 A.D. to the iPad, the history of education technology is relatively brief. Just look how far we’ve come over the past few hundred years. From a tablet-sized chalkboard in every school house to a, um, tablet in every classroom.
Resource: Stanford History Education Group. This is a website with lessons aimed at teaching middle school-aged students and above to "read like a historian;" the lessons require a high level of English language proficiency but could possibly be adapted for students who are at lower levels.