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Assignment 14: Reading: Reasons For Bringing Technology Into Schools

http://www.ed.gov/pubs/EdReformStudies/ EdTech/reasons.html From case studies (reference not cited on webpage) the authors determined that there were 6 overarching reasons to bring technology into the classroom: Support thinking processes Stimulate motivation and self esteem Promote equity Prepare students for the future Support changes in school structure Explore technology capabilities Support thinking processes: i.e., technology provides opportunity for thinking development which is not found through other media. ...

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Assignment 14: Reading: Reasons For Bringing Technology Into Schools

http://www.ed.gov/pubs/EdReformStudies/ EdTech/reasons.html From case studies (reference not cited on webpage) the authors determined that there were 6 overarching reasons to bring technology into the classroom: Support thinking processes Stimulate motivation and self esteem Promote equity Prepare students for the future Support changes in school structure Explore technology capabilities Support thinking processes: i.e., technology provides opportunity for thinking development which is not found through other media. ...

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