"Agreed. For some students, technology is beneficial. I taught developmentally handicapped and autistic students and found technology helped them tremendously, in many areas, including with communication. For students with learning…"
As part of our Boards regular updating of policy and procedures our PIC decided to find out whether a few, some or all of our elementary and secondary schools have developed a constitution and bylaws for their schools, beyond what is written as Board policies. I was wondering if anyone has a constitution for their school and if they would be willing to share it? Also does you school post their constitution for the entire school community? How often do you update it? Who approves it? In the…See More
"Well, I beg to differ with the teachers that claim it does a lot of good; particularly at the elementary level. There is a level of intellectual, social and emotional maturity that is necessary for use with a lot of this technology that is being…"
"Great post Janet! I agree.
It drives me crazy that we spend so much money on tech that dosn't show any improvement in the basics. The push to integrate so much technology before any research, prof development, consultation, or…"
"Until students are proficient readers, proficient writers and can problem solve ¨their way out of paper bags¨ WITHOUT needing a calculator or google to do it - then they SHOULD NOT be learning coding and they SHOULD NOT be wasting anytime in…"