ERIC Number: EJ935845
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 12
Technology in Today's Classroom: Are You a Tech-Savvy Teacher?
Hicks, Stephanie Diamond
Clearing House: A Journal of Educational Strategies, Issues and Ideas, v84 n5 p188-191 2011
Technology has changed the way the world functions on a day-to-day basis, but what about education? Education has been directly affected by the increase of technology in the United States. This change has not been well accepted by some members of the educational community, thus leaving the realm of education behind in the technology era. This article seeks to focus on the benefits of technology in the classroom as well as some of the issues that surround teachers and technology. The article also delves into the future of technology and education and provides some helpful tips for technology use in the classroom.
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Classroom Techniques, Influence of Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Resistance to Change, Technological Literacy, Teacher Attitudes, Program Effectiveness, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Educational Practices, Knowledge Base for Teaching
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States