Positive Effects Of Technology In Schools

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The effect of technology in schools
The rate schools are adding technology into their curriculums is increasing at an alarming rate. Is this something to worry about? Before schools had technology everything was done by hand and with paper. Then everything changed when the introduction of technology started. School started to become more and more modern with the use of gadgets and online software and tools. The use of technology also brought along some of biggest distractions from learning ever, like cyberbullying and cellphone use. Even though some people believe that technology is a distraction in the the classroom, I believe technology is benefiting schools with education because technology makes it easier to share information,
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“In the case of several schools serving students from low-income homes, technology innovators stressed the importance of giving these students the technology tools that would equip them to compete with children coming from more affluent homes where technology is commonplace.” (Reasons For Bringing Technology Into Schools) This quote is saying how all homes should have the materials to compete with children that can do things that are common like uploading technology to the internet. When you upload findings to the web you are sharing information and when you share information you are using technology to benefits others …show more content…
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