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Tech & Ed


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Tech & Ed

  1. 1. Technology and Education
  2. 2. "Students today can’t prepare bark to calculatetheir problems. They depend upon their slateswhich are more expensive. What will they dowhen their slate is dropped and it breaks? Theywill be unable to write. -Teachers Conference, 1703
  3. 3. "Students today depend upon paper too much. They don’tknow how to write on slate without getting chalk dust allover themselves. They can’t clean a slate properly. Whatwill they do when they run out of paper?" -Principal’s Association, 1815
  4. 4. "Students depend too much on ink. Theydon’t know how to use a pen knife tosharpen a pencil. Pen and ink will neverreplace the pencil."- National Association of Teachers, 1907
  5. 5. "Students today depend upon store boughtink. They don’t know how to make theirown. When they run out they will beunable to write words or ciphers until theirnext trip to the settlement. This is a sadcommentary on modern education. -The Rural Teacher, 1929
  6. 6. "Students today depend upon theseexpensive fountain pins. They can no longerwrite with a straight pen and nib (not tomention sharpening their own quills). Weparents must not allow them to wallow insuch luxury to the detriment of learninghow to cope in the real business world,which is not so extravagant." -PTA Gazette, 1941
  7. 7. "Ball point pens will be the ruin ofeducation in our country. Students usethese devices and then throw them away.The virtues of thrift and frugality are beingdiscarded. Business and banks will neverallow such expensive luxuries." -The Federal Teacher, 1950
  8. 8. "Students today depend too much onhand-held calculators." -Anonymous, 1985
  9. 9. Today we still use pens, pencils and calculators. Now we have computers which make our lives even Easier and I’m sure that no matter whatchanges happen in the future someone will complain
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