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Monday, September 05, 2011
Technology in the Classroom
It can serve some useful purposes, but more often than not it's an expensive toy with unproven educational value. I've said this for years, and Joanne has another post on the subject, chock full of links and information. On commenter on her post hit the nail on the head:
The computer, ipad, etc. are tools. Just look how much using the calculator has improved kids math skills…NOT.