Daily Archives: September 23, 2004

Assignment 9: Reading: The Impact of Media and Technology in Schools

http://www.athensacademy.org/ instruct/media_tech/reeves0.html The Impact of Media and Technology in Schools: A Research Report prepared for The Bertelsmann Foundation In this article, the author discusses the impact of technology and its role in the K-12 environment. In the introduction he points out that students can learn from technology or learn with technology. I think those are very interesting distinctions as learning from technology seems to imply ...

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Assignment 9: Reading: The Impact of Media and Technology in Schools

http://www.athensacademy.org/ instruct/media_tech/reeves0.html The Impact of Media and Technology in Schools: A Research Report prepared for The Bertelsmann Foundation In this article, the author discusses the impact of technology and its role in the K-12 environment. In the introduction he points out that students can learn from technology or learn with technology. I think those are very interesting distinctions as learning from technology seems to imply ...

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Assignment 8: Reading: Computers Make Kids Smarter-Right

http://www.technos.net/tq_07/2cuban.htm Computers Make Kids Smarter-Right? by Heather Kirkpatrick and Larry Cuban This article questions the conventional wisdom that money spent on technology is well spent and helps students become smarter. As the authors point out, the results of studies on effectiveness of technology on learning have been mixed. To determine the effectiveness of technology, people(educators, parents, interested parties) need to examine the following carefully: 1. ...

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Assignment 8: Reading: Computers Make Kids Smarter-Right

http://www.technos.net/tq_07/2cuban.htm Computers Make Kids Smarter-Right? by Heather Kirkpatrick and Larry Cuban This article questions the conventional wisdom that money spent on technology is well spent and helps students become smarter. As the authors point out, the results of studies on effectiveness of technology on learning have been mixed. To determine the effectiveness of technology, people(educators, parents, interested parties) need to examine the following carefully: 1. ...

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