Is technology replacing the teacher?

by Mike Schmelder, PennLive

The educational field has many evangelists for technology. They are zealous in their claims and their calls for action are often immediate and total. At an education technology seminar I attended recently, the speaker called on schools to be innovators in technology, out in front of the pack. This is a scary position for teachers, who are already working so hard for our students. So I’m a tech guy advocating for the teachers. Let’s stop berating and scaring them with technology and show them why their roles are so important in a technological age. Here are five ways to help ease teachers’ concerns and help them be comfortable with technology.

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