When teaching technology is not taboo
In this age of technology-enabled everything, it is ironic how educators often try to distance learning from technology, lest they come under fire for focusing on technology rather than on teaching ‘real’ content like mathematics or science. This despite the fact that students these days do a significant amount of learning through the Internet and the many online learning tools available.
Terie Engelbrecht, a teacher who teaches at high school and postgraduate levels, makes no apologies about teaching technology when only the mastery of it can advance learning.
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