Teaching and LearningWays to Improve Teacher is a facilitator of learning Technology is integrated effectively into the curriculum Activities are separated by subject and grade Technology application TEKS are met K-8
Ideas for Improvement Job embedded training hours Professional development Time to learn the new technology Curriculum aligned to the technology TEKS
Barriers Time Too many other requirements Technology not working Not enough training
Math Links http://www.dositey.com/2008/index-page-free_activities-sub-k2.php http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/Ghostblasterseven/ghosteven.html
Language Arts Links http://www.funbrain.com/grammar/ http://www.iknowthat.com/com
Plan Offer Professional Development Lap-top cart for each grade level Update computer lab Teacher support for integration Alignment of curriculum to the technology TEKS
Conclusion The world is changing Students are changing Teachers must as well!!!