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“Technology presents a huge opportunity that can be leveraged in the rural communities and inner-city urban settings, particularly in subjects where there is a shortage of highly qualified teachers. Good teachers can utilize new technology to accelerate learning and provide extended learning opportunities for students.”
-- Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education
The times have changed: A look at today’s students
Today’s students are raised in a completely different technology-rich world than previous generations. Typewriters are non-existent...