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Students live in a Digital World. Are schools ready to join them?
By Tim Walker
Are we ready to finally embrace technology in education? I'm not sure. Even though we do have more technology than we did a decade ago, I'm not sure we use it any differently. How many of us use google tech, twitter (The state just unblocked it), and other web 2.0 tools in our teaching? I've just started, and here's what I've learned: It takes time, and this is the one commodity we all seem to be short on.
If you think you have the time, check out the web 2.0 links on my website. Pick a technology and try it out.