Educational technology (commonly abbreviated as EduTech, or EdTech) is the combined use of computer hardware, software, and educational theory and practice to facilitate learning. Educational technology creates, uses, and manages technological processes and educational resources to help improve user academic performance.1) The field has been described as a persisting initiative that seeks to bring learners, teachers, and technical means together in an effective way.2)

In addition to experiential knowledge drawn from educational practice, educational technology is based on theoretical knowledge that emerges from various disciplines such as communication, education, psychology, sociology, artificial intelligence, and computer science, among others.3) It encompasses several domains including learning theory, computer-based training, online learning, and m-learning, where mobile technologies are used.4)

Resources: Visit here Text adapted from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Educational_technology

Robinson, Rhonda; Molenda, Michael; Rezabek, Landra. “Facilitating Learning” http://www.aect.org/publications/EducationalTechnology/ER5861X_C002.pdf Association for Educational Communications and Technology
Mangal, S. K.; Mangal, Uma (2009). Essentials of Educational Technology. New Delhi: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd. p. 3. ISBN 978-81-203-3723-7.
Draft National Education Policy 2019 by Govt. of India (2018)
Mahesh, Raisinghani (2016). Revolutionizing Education through Web-Based Instruction. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. p. 203. ISBN 978-1-4666-9933-5.


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