In the latest issue of Education Technology magazine's climate change feature, Encounter Edu's founder, Jamie Buchanan-Dunlop, comments on the lack of the edtech sector's efforts to address climate change and overall planetary problems. The article acknowledges the climate crisis that has now become a topic of global debate thanks to the magnitude of Greta Thunberg's school strike campaign should find echo in edtech industry.
The piece explores the tech's industry negative impact on the planet and the need for edtech to support mainstreaming climate change and sustainable development topics in education. Citing waste from the industry as a major culprit, the piece points sustainable solution areas that the edtech industry can implement to curb the crisis facing humanity. Full Climate SOS report feature below. Browse the latest issue here.