Approches Critiques Des Technologies En Éducation: Un Aperçu

Translated title of the contribution: Critical approaches to technology in education: an overview

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Information and communication technologies are a central element of educational services and pedagogical practices of the contemporary era. Educational institutions are overwhelmed with digital systems and tools, while individuals are increasingly carrying out educational journeys and learning mediated (partially or entirely) by technologies. Above all, educational technologies today represent a multi-billion dollar industry and involve an increasing number of international companies in national education systems. In this context, the critical approaches of technologies in education seem to us more relevant than ever. The purpose of this article is to paint a portrait, starting by recalling their relevance and their theoretical foundations. We then give an overview of the studies which have been attached to it in the past, before presenting the contemporary critical issues. Finally, we conclude by identifying future perspectives for critical approaches to technologies in education.
Translated title of the contributionCritical approaches to technology in education: an overview
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)6-21
Number of pages16
JournalFormation et profession
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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