Teaching with technology: iPads and primary mathematics.

By:techyoucan.com

bindercase-ipad-620x348 (1)“Although they weren’t originally intended for use in classrooms,iPads and similar mobile devices are being purchased by schools allaround Australia in the hope they’ll enhance the education experiences of our students. The need to integrate technology is now an essential aspect of Australian classrooms, with current curriculum documents expressing explicit expectations that ICTs are integrated into the teaching and learning of mathematics (Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority, 2012. Board of Studies New South Wales, 2012).Literature around teaching practice and the use of ICT suggest the implementation of new technologies has potentially changed teaching and learning radically, providing opportunities for a shift of focus from the mechanics of action to a more problem-solving based approach.” To read further please click here: http://techyoucan.com/teaching-with-technology-ipads-and-primary-mathematics/

 

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