Top 5 Benefits of Technology in the Classroom
Resource Articles // Technology has transformed life as we know it, and the classroom looks much different than it did 50—or even 10—years ago. Traditional chalkboards have been replaced with digital whiteboards, and classrooms have a surplus of iPads. Is this advancement to the detriment of your students, or does it benefit their learning? According to the Pew Research Center, 92% of teachers said that the internet has a major impact on their ability to access content, resources, and materials.* Here are some of the ways educational technology improves the classroom experience: Creates a More Engaged Environment You may think technology is just a distraction, but it can help encourage active participation in your classroom. Incorporates Different Learning Styles Each child in your classroom is different, and it can be challenging to adjust your learning plan to fit every student. Improves Collaboration Prepares Children for the Future Connects You With Your Students *K. †C. *K. †C.
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