A collection of tools and resources to design and conduct pilots, analyze their collected data, and potentially negotiate and purchase edtech tools. Tools are actionable (templates, surveys, etc.) while Resources are references (publications, websites, etc.).

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Tool

Teachers’ Sense of Efficacy Scale (Short Form) From Fives and Buehl (2010)

The Teachers Sense of Efficacy Scale is a general self-assessment to measure self-efficacy.

Resource

Educational Technology Integration Questionnaire (ETIQ) From Walden University

The Educational Technology Integration Questionnaire (ETIQ) measures teachers’ ability to integrate technology.

Resource

The EdSurge Guide to Choosing, Vetting and Purchasing K-12 Edtech Products From EdSurge

A compilation of articles about choosing, vetting, and purchasing edtech products, along with additional resources.

Resource

Running Better Edtech Pilots in Schools

A report on how six innovative U.S. school districts try out, evaluate, and ultimately purchase the technology that ends up in the classroom.

Resource

Three Ways to Help Teachers Use Research

Helpful suggestions to create a culture of research and data use at your school.

Resource

Teachers as Researchers: The Power of Mindset

Tips from a teacher about how to conduct action research in your classroom.

Resource

LinkedIn Learning: Betsy Corcoran on Choosing the Right Technology for Your School From EdSurge

This series of short videos will help you think about how to choose the right technology for your school or class.