Tools & Resources - Edtech Pilot Framework

Tools & Resources

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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Merit or Marketing? Evidence and Quality of Efficacy Research in Educational Technology Companies 
From Edtech Academic Efficacy Symposium: Working Group D

By understanding the extent and quality of research conducted by edtech companies, this report intends to identify strategies to improve the support and accountability for reliable, research-based development of education technology tools by developers.

Research Spending and the Most Popular Educational Technology Products 
From Edtech Academic Efficacy Symposium: Working Group

This report investigated the role research played in developing edtech products and programs in K-12 and Higher Ed.

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.

Educational Technology Integration Questionnaire (ETIQ) 
From Walden University

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

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.

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.

Three Ways to Help Teachers Use Research

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

Teachers as Researchers: The Power of Mindset

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

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.

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