Insights Aug 07 2015

4 Ways for schools to keep up with technology

By myly

Technology has come long ahead of the time when it was an add-on. Its a need in todays world. Therefore, schools and institutions have started to adopt technology too. But there are some problems that they face while adopting it. Check for recent developments, know what your competitors are doing and keep assessing the changes to integrate technology seamlessly.

Technology has been changing the way we respire. From Agriculture to Schooling and education, everything we see is changing for better using new techniques and advancements. Technology in Education is a rapidly growing sector with almost a 4 fold increase in the market in just 5 years.

But the adoption of technology is still not high enough in countries like India. Nonetheless, at present, India is soaring in the field of technology and education. With the changes that we have been witnessing and the changes that are anticipated, we should be ready for more technology in our life.

It’s not as tedious as you think. Here are a few simple and well-designed techniques to keep up with the changing technology:

Have an eye on the latest developments

You should be active on technology blogs like Techchef, EdTechReview and Edudemic, so that you are timely informed of advancements in the field of education and technology. Even better, stay updated on twitter. It is the very first step to be at the forefront in your business, as it will keep you informed of every single change and news in this field.

Assess sources based on their information

For future references, abstracting and assessing a sources’ credibility and its content is really important. The sources are vital for your business’ take on technology. Hence, a timely check on the sources is vital.

Your competitors’ take on tech updates

If your business is lagging behind or not progressing enough while your competitors are expanding just by inculcating some technology and enhancing their online presence, you need to give it a chance.

Assess effectiveness of technology in your field

If it seems that the upgrades and changes that technology has brought about are apt and effective, you need to keep up with that trend and check out for further updates. Contrastingly, if the changes that you have brought about have not proven substantial, you should assess the situation. Inability of proper application or a bad research on products are the most common reasons for an unprofitable and unexpected result.

Assessing report school technology

Whatever be your field of work, always try to be a pioneer and an early adopter when it comes to technology. This brings an image of trust and pitches an image of a visionary brand in front of the people. So, what are you waiting for? Tech it up.

If you know of other important things to take care of while inculcating technology, let us know via the comments box.

myly is a cloud based technology platform that provides schools with transaction, management and communication solutions that are future proof, scalable and cost-effective. For more information, visit

*Sources: CBinsights research over funding in Technology and Education.

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