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Our technology messages are important

Our technology messages are important

When we take away technology access because of student behavior concerns, we send the message that digital devices and the Internet are optional, ‘nice to have’ components of schooling rather than core elements of modern-day learning and teaching. When we ban teachers from using social…

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2013 Clarity Data Item 04: Filtering and blocking

2013 Clarity Data Item 04: Filtering and blocking

How often do school filters prevent access to websites needed for classes? According to the 1,100+ teachers that completed the Clarity surveys last spring, too often. In most of the participating districts, at least half of the teachers responded ‘Always‘ or ‘More than 50% of the…

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