Corpus ID: 37031080

Educational Digital Technologies in Developing Countries Challenge Third Party Providers

  title={Educational Digital Technologies in Developing Countries Challenge Third Party Providers},
  author={D. Passey and Th{\'e}r{\`e}se Laferri{\`e}re and Manal Yazbak-Abu Ahmad and Miron Bhowmik and Diana Gross and J. Price and P. Resta and Miri Shonfeld},
  journal={J. Educ. Technol. Soc.},
In this conceptual paper, we consider issues and challenges of third party and governmental organisations in planning and implementing access to and uses of digital technologies for learning and teaching in developing countries. We consider failures and weaknesses in the planning and implementation processes highlighted by research in developed countries (as well as successes supporting implementation). We problematise these issues and challenges, conceptualise them in order to focus on longer… Expand
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