Is the current technology education curriculum suited for the job market?
Jobs that involve technology or graph, quote showing shift to informational jobs being predominant
Innovative teaching techniques
Colleges becoming extremely expensive compared to other countries because of no new taxes helping out the schoolsAs the figure above shows, the United States is 8th among developed nations in the portion of young adults who have college degrees. It is second in the portion of those 35 to 64 who have such degrees.
Personalized education, being independent, how to show this visually????
One laptop for each child-Africa program
Scale of technology positives and negatives, negatives weighed down
Kids not listening to teacher because on computer or cell phone, Distraction of technology takes away from education3
History of schools timeline, Proven, well working schooling system, why change?
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Technology can be a great addition into the education system, needs time to settle in, be acceptedTechnology + Time=Better Education
Unequal access to education http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_kr3odvg8Quc/ShH1NKN-PrI/AAAAAAAAAgo/hTFiT8GISo4/s320/class+size.JPG
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Nearly all current careers use technology, shouldn’t technology knowledge be taught in schools?http://www.delawareemploymentlawblog.com/images/image5.png
Learning with Technology http://danielmaunick.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/technology-inschool.jpg Why not give it a try? http://leegreensmartboardtutorial.pbworks.com/f/smart- board-600i.jpghttp://farm6.static.flickr.com/5019/5489019336_496acfa86e.jpg
Percent of population age 25-34 with college degree Quality of math and science educationhttp://stconsultant.blogspot.com/2010_04_01_archive.html http://newsbird.wordpress.com/2009/09/08/education-in-usa-falling-behind-other-nations/
“what they want (to learn), when they want it (16)”http://ecologyofeducation.net/wsite/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/bored.jpg
Bring more technology into public schools = Equal education http://www.dit.ie/media/newsimages/2005/links2.gifhttp://one.laptop.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/thumb_large/3473571905_71622f774d_o_0.jpg
Proven, well working schooling systems… http://i804.photobucket.com/albums/yy321/mandyblog_2010/Image15.jpghttp://www.designshare.com/images/OneroomSchoolHouseinHistoricMichigan.jpg WHY CHANGE?http://www.creamerpearce.com/uploads/companydirectory/id49/allatoona%201%20big.jpg