This theme covers big-picture thinking about the future of education and the role of technology to enable learning in its many forms. From Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality to the impact of 5G, we ensured that Bett visitors were kept up to date with the greatest technological advancements impacting education and what can be expected over the coming years. We understand that not all educational advancements will be technology-based, however, the past few years have clearly demonstrated the positive impact technology can and will have on educational outcomes.
Future Tech is the heart of Bett, where the tech community can demonstrate new ideas and where educators can feed back what they really want and need. Global use of technology in schools continues to grow, with 48% of students using a desktop computer, 33% using an interactive whiteboard and 20% using tablets (Source: EdTech Magazine).