Some recent USA edTech stats

results from a recent survey published by

  • 93% of students who own phones, use them to send text messages.
  • 89% of colleges surveyed send text message alerts in emergency situations.
  • 100% of universities surveyed had a Facebook account.
  • 80% of of universities had a Twitter account.
  • 70% of universities had a YouTube account.
  • Many universities are offering free courses available online:

Stanford University | Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Johns Hopkins University

  • 3D printers are becoming more popular in educational environments.
  • E-books continue to replace traditional textbooks.
  • Virtual college counseling is continuing to rise in prominence.
  • Video game-based learning is becoming continuously more effective.
  • Educational institutions are continuing to adopt cloud-based technology.