Is technology the solution to testing burnout?

02/27/2013 | Edutopia.org

In Texas, more than 35 out of 180 school days are spent doing some kind of testing, resulting in many teachers and students burning out, high-school principal Ben Johnson writes in this blog post. Johnson writes that technology could help teachers and students escape from the routine of lectures, worksheets and textbook questions. Johnson writes about an approach called "technology enhanced active learning," which can breathe life back into lessons through multimedia and other tools.

View Full Article in:

Edutopia.org

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Learning Assessment Specialist at India's Leading K12 Education Enterprise
XSEED Education (India)
Gurgaon (New Delhi Area)
RFP Specialist, Contract Position
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ