Study Shows What Teachers and Parents Really Think About Education Technology
By Katie Lepi
We already know that there’s a lot of buzz about technology in education – that’s why we’re all here, right? But how do people feel about integrating technology into learning? Do teachers, parents, and students have differing opinions about it? Check out what this poll from the LEAD Commission shows: Nearly all good news for technology in education.
A few highlights:
– The majority of respondents support greater use of technology in education.
– The majority of respondents believe that integration of technology is important and will give students an advantage.
– The majority of respondents would choose to spend money on internet -connected devices rather than textbooks.
– The majority of teachers feel as though they need better training in integrating technology in their classrooms.