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Education: Fast Forward To The Future; Accelerating Edtech Adoption In A Post- Covid-19 World

Thomas A. Singlehurst/ Nithin Pejaver, CFA/ Mark Li, CFA/ Brian Gong (Citi GPS) | COVID-19 has created one of the most significant disruptions to students in history, with 1.6 Bn learners in 190+ countries being affected by school closures. Education technology (edtech) currently makes up only 3% of the $6 Tr+ overall market primarily because of inertia on the part of educational institutions. We see the current crisis driving an acceleration in edtech growth with the market doubling over the next 5 years to $360 Bn.