Wolf, Mary Ann
July 2008
T H E Journal;Jul2008, Vol. 35 Issue 7, p24
The article discusses the ways that educational technology can improve student interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The use of technology allows students to to draw on higher-level thinking skills and makes the basic ability to recall information secondary, making learning more engaging and rewarding. Several schools around the United States that have successfully used computers and technology to improve interest in these subjects are examined, focusing on the role that teacher development plays in the process.


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