Using Technology to Address Old Problems in New Ways

  title={Using Technology to Address Old Problems in New Ways},
  author={Elliot Soloway and Cathleen A. Norris},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
A fter attending a school board meeting, you find yourself walking to the parking lot with the school’s superintendent. She knows you are involved in technology and turns to ask: “So, what is the value of computers in education?” This is what’s called an opportunity; your next sentence better be interesting. If it is, then she’ll ask more questions, and by the time both of you get to your cars, the superintendent may well have learned something very important; the everyday experiences of… CONTINUE READING