Technology is embedded into students’ lives, and students generally have positive inclinations toward technology, but the actual use of these devices in academics remains low, despite their increased prevalence.  Since 2004, EDUCAUSE has conducted an annual study of undergraduate's use of technology, see how the students use has evolved over time. Read the EDUCAUSE Student Technology Use studies, 2004-2021,

Explore this resource site—a collection of all EDUCAUSE and other resources on the use of technology by students.

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