If we want to improve, we must embrace technology. Elementary student using Activboards in a presentation. Elementary students using iPads in a cooperative learning setting.
Technology + Effective Teaching = High Test Scores
Standardized Test Success
+94 on the SAT-1
Highest performers on the SAT-9 had greater technology access.
With Computer based instruction:
64 th percentile
Without Computer based instruction:
50 th percentile
Higher Test Scores in the Content Area Students in my 7 th grade geography class using an ActivBoard to present on Chinese fashion. Students in my 7 th grade geography class using an ActivBoard to present on China Scores of Students WITHOUT T echnology Scores of student WITH Technology At Grade Level 13 Weeks ABOVE Grade Level!