technology in education

technology in education - Most new teachers are from the...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Most new teachers are from the generation that things are done on a calculator or computer and shortcuts. The day of doing things manually are long gone, so transition of teaching fundamentals, then teaching the shortcuts are over. Which is fine, but you still need to learn how to live without the laptop and blackberry and find a way to function. The one thing that most young adults have always found difficult is vocabulary. Teacher used to hand out those insane lists of vocabulary that had to be defined, and then tested on a week later. Those tests really worked the brain matter out of students’ ears. However, the young adults of today are still struggling with vocabulary. When teachers decide to get into management and training, they start to realize that there are a lot of adults that struggle in this area. Being that teachers know this, the search for a way to fix this problem started a new search for tools to help students of today to advance in a better direction. There is a free website that not only helps thousands of children and adults learn how to
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/23/2011 for the course AED 201 - 204 taught by Professor Ever during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

Page1 / 3

technology in education - Most new teachers are from the...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online