Digital learning has progressed greatly, and with it have come new opportunities and new challenges. Realizing the full potential of digital learning requires evolved thinking about education R&D and evaluation.
Change happens big in technology and it happens fast. And when public money is being spent and students’ futures are at stake, it is crucial that changes also happen smart. This report calls for smart change by presenting educators, policymakers, and funders with an expanded view of evidence approaches and sources of data that can help them with decision-making about learning resources.