Survey: Chinese students use tech for learning more than their U.S. counterparts

Ki Mae Heussner on gigaom, reports on a recent study, noting that the results are all self-reported, which included 1,575 interviews with students, teachers and parents in the U.S., Germany and China

while respondents from all of the countries agreed that schools aren’t getting what they need, the survey found that Chinese students say they spend more time with technology in school than students in the U.S. and Germany. One function of that could be that 37 percent of Chinese parents said they provide funding for technology students use in schools, as opposed to 16 percent of American parents and 23 percent of German parents.

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