Hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent getting computers into classrooms, and teachers and students around the country are using technology in new ways. That raises two important questions for parents:
How is technology being used to improve learning?
Are students developing the skills they’ll need to understand and use it in the future?
I especially appreciate her comments about how parents should expect to see educators using technologies in inspired ways. Some may also find interest in the article by Marian Wilde that asks if your child is old enough for a cell phone.