TECHNOLOGY AFFECTING STUDENTS
IN AND OUT OF THE CLASSROOM
Studies show the use of technology in elementary school students has a positive affect on their learning and grasping of information.
WHY SHOULD SCHOOLS IMPLEMENT THE USE OF TECHNOLOGY?
Of eighteen elementary school students, sixteen remembered more facts about animals after completing a Power Point. Looking at pictures is more pleasing to the eye than reading words
BROADEN INFORMATION INTAKE
The use of technology can assist educators when teaching
The internet encourages exploring more about a topic
Technology helps connect with others to compare opinions
ONE-TO-ONE COMPUTING PROGRAMS
"We analyzed the results for students who completed both the paper-and-pencil and the web-based conditions. In this group of 28 students, students learned significantly more when given computer feedback than when doing traditional paper-and-pencil homework”. -Michael Mendicino
-The use of technology at a younger age helps students prepare for their future. -Most careers require basic computer skills -Creates opportunities for computer based jobs
TIMES ARE CHANGING
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