1. What is the value of technology in education? Technology in education allows students and teachers to connect with the real world.
  2. How do we prepare students for the knowledge age and beyond? By using current technology daily in the classroom we can prepare students for the knowledge age.
  3. What tools are appropriate for the classroom? Working computers, updated software, internet connections, head phones, projectors, document cameras, and appropriate training.
  4. How do we create technology-based activities that accompany the curriculum? You take the curriculum and intergrate all of the great technological advances that are available to our classrooms.
  5. Tell what barriers you have encountered to using technology in your class. Resources and computers not working. No software on the computers that relate to the subject area that we teach. (Example: Elementary Math, Music, Phonics)
  6. Tell how those barriers can be overcome so that we prepare our students to be 21st century workers. Show me the money!!!!
  7. Tell how this staff development day has gone. Include how can we improve it and how has it been successful.We would like to see technology geared towards the younger elementary classroom.