Should Educators Not Teach Things That Can be Googled?

This was the main topic for our debate in EDTC 400 this week. The debaters were Sydney McGrath (pro side) and Aurora Lay-Street (con side), and both presented great information to their arguments. For the pro side, Sydney argued that Google can be a useful tool to utilize in the classroom for many reasons. Instead of teaching …

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Is Technology Beneficial In the Classroom?

The obvious answer to that question is yes. Of course, technology would be beneficial in our classrooms. We use it every day, why wouldn't we incorporate it into the classroom? Do the benefits of technology, however, outweigh the disadvantages? There are many ways technology can be incorporated into the classroom to enhance students learning. The …