What are we learning from the world's big edtech experiment?


With 80% of the world's student population out of school at the moment, remote learning providers are facing their biggest test.

Over the last few weeks, the biggest learning experiment in living memory began, as schools around the world closed and students moved en mass to study online at home. 91% of the world’s students have been affected by school closures.

Parents, struggling with the challenge of homeschooling, may be tearing their hair out, but for edtech companies, this is the big chance to show what they can do.

Google Classrooms, Duolingo, Kahoot! and Photomath are among the most popularly downloaded apps in some of the countries that went into lockdown recently, according to data from AppAnnie.


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