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Lee Schneider: This is EdTech NOW, a short podcast about education technology and how it’s used in the classroom. EdTech NOW is sponsored by Stackup, a Chrome browser extension that tracks reading online for teachers and students and delivers metrics to administrators. Here’s our host, Noah Geisel, Education director at Stackup. Hey, Noah.
Noah: Hey, Lee, great to be here today and great to be joined by our guest Jaime Casap, chief education evangelist at Google. Jaime, welcome to the podcast.
Jaime Casap: Thanks for having me.
Noah: Jumping right in. The first question we have for you is about panel You recently took part in at Zøcalo and Arizona State University, with the title Can digital learning dismantle the American class system? You’ve also said that education disrupts poverty and education is powerful. and to what extent is digital education especially potent and how can you see it being used as a tool for equity to dismantle the American class system?
Jaime: Yeah I often struggle with that word digital right in …