Benefits and Drawbacks: Using Technology to Enhance Literacy Instruction

Elaina L. Braun, Alfred University

Description

This presentation examines the benefits and drawbacks identified by teachers and students who use technologyin the classroom to enhance literacy learning. This research project surveyed teachers and students, and their responses about their experiences and perceptions can inform educators who want to use technology to facilitate literacy learning and encourage educators to view technology as a constructive tool instead of a burden.

 
Apr 26th, 1:00 PM

Benefits and Drawbacks: Using Technology to Enhance Literacy Instruction

Edwards Hall Lobby

This presentation examines the benefits and drawbacks identified by teachers and students who use technologyin the classroom to enhance literacy learning. This research project surveyed teachers and students, and their responses about their experiences and perceptions can inform educators who want to use technology to facilitate literacy learning and encourage educators to view technology as a constructive tool instead of a burden.