Why Use Technology to Teach Math

bithell-blogWhy use technology to teach math? Educational technology in the hands of students can be a great way to enhance their mathematics learning. But we do not want you to stop with digital cameras and PowerPoint. We want you to consider one more technology-- blogging!

It may seem strange to you, but blogging (that is, using the Web to log, or blog) allows students to collaborate, communicate, and research in mathematics.

See the following for a complete listing of the prompts Ms. Bithell used in her Math Journals blog.

PDROM Bar Video

View the following video clips to hear Ms. Bithell share her thoughts on using technology in the classroom.
 

 

What do students say they have learned?