By Frances Bradburn
Everyday Education 

The Invisible Hand Of Technology In Schools


Last updated 9/5/2016 at 6:05pm

Pisgah Forest Elementary students excitedly examine their new Chromebooks. (Photo courtesy of Cathy Zandecki)

By now, most of us know that the Transylvania County School System is known for its robust, efficient 1:1 teaching and learning environment. One-to-one means that every student and teacher has access to a computing device when needed for instruction. In the county's elementary schools, devices are usually housed on carts in the classroom. In middle and high school, students have their Chromebooks 24/7 throughout the school year.

It all sounds so simple. Students and teachers have computers; teaching and learning takes place. It's just like the real world, right? Technically, yes. Re...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 03/25/2020 05:01