Value of Technology in Schools

Once again – lots of technology and very little has changed in the classrooms:  

“In high school science classrooms, the use of technology evidently has not advanced much past the 1980s. According to the report, 73 percent of students who took the 12th-grade National Assessment science exam said they regularly watched a movie or video in class.”

We need to change the way we teach if we’re going to engage students and prepare them adequately to be successful in the 21st century world.  The results of a recent study from the NY times. Study Gauges Value of Technology in Schools

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About sharris

Director of Educational Technology, Community Service Advisor, Girl's Rigby Coach at The Harvey School - an independent 6-12 school in Westchester County
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