The Post-Pandemic Outlook for Edtech

For the edtech industry, the pandemic poses a paradox. Never before have schools and colleges so urgently needed digital tools and services to facilitate remote learning—and been less able to afford them. The US federal government promised more than $30 billion in relief support for education, but school and college leaders say that won’t be enough to make up for decreased funding from local and state governments and lost tuition revenue. It’s going to be a hard few months, or even years, for edtech companies to build new relationships and sign deals with new clients, experts predict.


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