Making Schools Better Series: Technology in Schools is Overhyped

Video, Education, Michael C. Zwaagstra

Thomas Edison is one of the greatest inventors who has ever lived. Some of the inventions that he is credited with include the light bulb, phonograph, motion picture camera. I think we can all agree Edison’s inventions changed our lives for the better. however, Edison had even higher hopes for some of his inventions in particular he was convinced that the motion picture camera would transform education. Things did not turn out quite the way he expected. (Episode 2 of 10)