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Technology in the classroom


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Technology in the classroom

  1. 1. Technology in the classroom<br />
  2. 2. The future<br />With each year students become more and more technologically inclined. Teachers have to step up their teaching to make it more relevant for students. There is no better way to do this than with technology integration. <br />
  3. 3. Textbooks<br /><ul><li>Using textbooks is becoming a thing of the past.
  4. 4. Students can now use things such as ebooks or internet articles to get the same information</li></li></ul><li>New technology<br /><ul><li>You can use new technology in your classroom such as:
  5. 5. Handhelds
  6. 6. Computers
  7. 7. Promethean Boards
  8. 8. Lap tops
  9. 9. Document cameras
  10. 10. Interactive whiteboards</li></li></ul><li>Ways to integrate<br /><ul><li>Instead of using worksheets make games for your promethean board
  11. 11. Allow students research time. This is a great way to have them search the internet and make them responsible for their learning.
  12. 12. Find games that match to subject being taught</li></li></ul><li>Fun<br /><ul><li>Allow students to use technology to learn
  13. 13. This helps them have fun while learning.
  14. 14. There are many free games that allow students to have fun and learn.</li></li></ul><li>I’m lost<br />Some teachers struggle with integrating technology because they don’t have the knowledge to use it. Here are some ways to help you:<br />Go to a training <br />See another teacher<br />Learn from your students<br />Find a program on the internet<br />Grab a book to learn about it <br />
  15. 15. Finances <br />If you are thinking that this all sounds terrific but, your school is not financially capable of this then:<br /><ul><li>Write a grant
  16. 16. Find free websites
  17. 17. Attend trainings that give away trials to internet resources</li></li></ul><li>Get up with the times because technology isn’t going to disappear it’s only going to get bigger and better. <br />
  18. 18. We have to prepare the future generations for their future<br />