Shiny, new technology tools can cause teachers to overlook the true goal of placing such gadgets in the classroom, according to educator Bill Ferriter. In this blog post, he shares a charge that he posted online in which he lists what teachers do -- and do not -- want students to do with technology and that devices are not motivational for students. "Instead, they're motivated by opportunities to make a difference in the world," he writes.
Teacher: Technology is not a motivator of students
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