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Leadership and Professional Development in One-to-One Computing

By Adam Garry and Parry Graham - April 1, 2008
URL: http://www.techlearning.com/showArticle.php?articleID=196605121
from Educators' eZine
"Change can either challenge or threaten us...Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you."—Marsha Sinetar
If you have not yet heard about your district contemplating a one-to-one initiative, just wait. One-to-one student and teacher computing (a computer for every student and teacher) is a trend that is quickly gaining momentum in the education world, and many districts across the country—whether large or small, poor or wealthy—are already implementing, or considering, a one-to-one program. In fact, many education, government, and business leaders see the one-to-one movement as a way to fundamentally change public schools and pull them into the technology-rich 21st century. ||

Technology Use

A Typology of Information and Communication Technology Users - Pew Report on Tech Use
  • 8% of Americans are deep users of the participatory Web and mobile applications
  • Another 23% are heavy, pragmatic tech adopters – they use gadgets to keep up with social networks or be productive at
  • work
  • 10% rely on mobile devices for voice, texting, or entertainment
  • 10% use information gadgets, but find it a hassle
  • 49% of Americans only occasionally use modern gadgetry and many others bristle at electronic connectivity
Writing, Technology and Teens -
Teens write a lot, but they do not think of their emails, instant and text messages as writing. This disconnect matters because teens believe good writing is an essential skill for success and that more writing instruction at school would help them.

Report | Teens and Social Media
Memo | Parent and Teen Internet Use
Memo | Teens and Online Stranger Contact
Memo | Cyberbullying
Report | Teens, Privacy and Online Social Networks