Decisions Made Now Will Guide Education for the Next 20 YearsEducators and students could benefit or suffer intensely from the battles now being fought over education technology. Debates over funding and standards threaten to slow progress, a leading education advocate told attendees at the FETC 2015 conference Friday. "We're still talking and fighting about the same things," former West Virginia Gov. Bob Wise said during the closing keynote session of the FETC 2015 conference, held last week in Orlando, FL. "The next two or three years will be some of the most critical for education in our lifetime."