If we are entering into the 'datafication' of education, countries will need to define rules and to develop new skills to ensure that present and future technology-enhanced education…

Cristobal Cobo |

What might a new global edtech readiness index look like? Here's a first draft to stimulate discussion. [infrastructure: devices, connectivity | content: digital resources, online assessment…

Michael Trucano, Cristobal Cobo |

What might a new 'edtech readiness index' aim to do? What are some general principles that could guide its creation, and point the way toward work that might be even more useful?

Michael Trucano |

If forced to choose *one* indicator that would suggest that an education system was equipped to utilize educational technologies *at scale* to 'transform teaching and learning', it would…

Michael Trucano |

Many countries around the world are preparing to significantly increase their investments in the use of educational technologies. How might they measure what they are doing -- and compare…

Michael Trucano |

If you are unbanked there is a high likelihood you are living on the edge of poverty, exclusion and vulnerability. If you struggle to attain or maintain a secure, well-paying job, you probably do…

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Cyril Muller |

If you are unbanked there is a high likelihood you are living on the edge of poverty, exclusion and vulnerability. If you struggle to attain or maintain a secure, well-paying job, you probably do…

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Cyril Muller |

Unprecedented technological advancements and corresponding innovations in business models have helped financial inclusion evolve beyond merely connecting people to a bank account. It is, for…

Dan Salazar, Carlos Monteverde |

Given the lack of rigorous evidence to guide related decision making, a big investment in educational technologies has in many ways been the true ‘faith-based initiative’ in many education systems…

Michael Trucano |

counting the beans can sometimes be rather difficult -- and what you brew may depend on how you count A recent EduTech blog post explored how issues related to ownership and liability can impact…

Michael Trucano |