Author Archives: Audrey Watters

About Audrey Watters

Audrey Watters is a writer and rabble-rouser. Her work appears in O'Reilly Radar, KQED's MindShift, and Inside Higher Ed, as well as on her own blog Hack Education. For more information, see her profile page.

(I Hope This Isn’t a) 2012 Predictions Post

By Audrey WattersMore Posts (3) Happy 2012. After writing a blog series outlining some of the major ed-tech trends of 2011 as well as a few obligatory posts with predictions for the new year, I figured I’d be off to … Continue reading

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Does BYOD Solve or Worsen K-12 Tech Woes?

By Audrey WattersMore Posts (3) Over the weekend, educator and journalist Gary Stager penned a fiery blog post calling BYOD (“bring your own device”) the “worst idea of the 21st century.” Stager’s post is a response to the increasing popularity … Continue reading

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When Ed-Tech Startups Fail

By Audrey WattersMore Posts (3) This is a guest post by Audrey Watters, an education-journalist who writes for KQED MindShift, Edutopia, and O’Reilly Radar.  You can also find her work on her own blog Hack Education. I received the email … Continue reading

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