How teachers can use edtech to boost engagement

Spread the loveThe kids showing up to Kindergarten classes are much more tech-savvy than their predecessors five years ago. These digital natives are only a little older than┬áthe iPhone and they are used to a world where they are surrounded by technology, and where technology has evolved as they’ve grown. Northwestern University reports that among children 8 years of age and younger, 21 percent use smartphones regularly for activities that range from texting to using educational apps.┬áCommon Sense Media found that 72 percent of children age 8 and younger have used a media device for watching a show, playing a … Continue reading How teachers can use edtech to boost engagement