Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Speak Up Sneak Peek for #DLDay: Digital Equity and Instructional Quality


Speak Up Sneak Peek for #DLDay: Digital Equity and Instructional Quality

45% of parents* say that their top concern regarding technology use at their child’s school is how much the use of technology within instruction varies from teacher to teacher.

Top 5 things that teachers** say they need to more effectively use digital content, tools and resources within instruction in their classroom:
  1. Classroom set of laptops, tablets or Chromebooks for student use (59%)
  2. Planning time with colleagues (57%)
  3. Professional development (52%)
  4. Confidence that students have consistent, safe Internet access outside of school (51%)
  5. Funds to purchase/license digital content and apps (51%) 
*Data from 37,655 parents
**Data from 35,903 teachers

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