Support Teachers by Supporting Technology Funding in Schools
Every spring school boards across the country must make tough financial decisions for their districts. The majority of school budgets are personnel, so when budgets are cut that usually means cutting staff.
With more students in the classroom and less support staff for remediation or enrichment, educational technology can be an important and effective tool for classroom teachers. Technology has the ability to give each student differentiated instruction and practice that meets their needs, and allows teachers to track students’ progress and recognize their needs.
Join us in support of Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program, proposed to be eliminated in the federal budget for FY2011. Find out more and write to your representatives today. Investing in educational technology is good for our schools, our students, and our teachers.