As a former middle school educator, homework was always a struggle for me to get my students to not only complete but also turn in for a grade.
ADMINISTRATOR TECHNOLOGY PLANNING WORKSHOP: What is constantly at or near the top of parent surveys? Technology! BTE has been planning and implementing quality technology plans that parents love, teachers adore and students find “awesome”! You cannot afford not to learn this information. The plan is simple but requires time to plan and prepare for. Now is the optimum time to start evaluating your education technology strategy for 2017-2018 school year.
I came across this Pearson’s research study stating that college students across America still prefer laptops over mobile devices. Eighty-seven percent of the 1,211 in this Pearson study preferred laptops, Chromebooks, or Netbooks, etc. (Poll, 2015). This was no surprise to me since my research last year was looking at how mobile devices were used for learning amongst undergraduate students.
If you read my earlier blog post, Why Technology Workshops for Teachers are Really Necessary, from October 30th, 2015, you might remember my focus, not on the technology tool, but rather the shared emphasis on the content knowledge and pedagogy as well