|How do you keep students interested when you use old fashion methods of teaching…. you don’t. Today’s students live in an electronic world. We have to use new terchnologies to communicate with them and keep their interest in school.
|by Rob Meissner|
|Schools and educators today are faced with an enormous challenge — how to connect with students who don’t know life without video games, the Internet and iPods.|
|Schools and educators today are faced with an enormous challenge — how to connect with students who don’t know life without video games, the Internet and iPods. Many years ago, the premise of going up to the front of the classroom to write on the blackboard was enough to get students to pay attention. This generation of students expects more. They watch their favorite television shows in high-definition and get answers to their questions in a split second on an Internet search engine. Schools and educators around the world have started to harness high-tech teaching tools to bridge the digital divide and make sure students are engaged and excited about what they are learning in the classroom. (more…)|