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Topic: Re: Technology in the classroom
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Mark Priniski

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Re: Technology in the classroom
Posted: Mar 6, 1995 8:06 PM
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Hi all ---

I've lurked here for a long time, but some things I can't pass up...

Have you never met anyone that just "couldn't" learn something? I'm a good
example, after college degrees and 20 years of teaching, I still cna't
spell worth beans. And multiplication tables... My wife, who is also a
teacher, could never remember 7 times 8. To this day, she still multiplies
7 time 4 and doubles the answer.

Please don't tell me that anyone who can't do something just doesn't try.

>One of the main reasons comes from the fact that the teachers in his/her
>elementary school used calculators.

>> Dave Leom

>Someone is pulling your leg if they have gotten you to believe that the
>reason they do not know their multiplication facts is because their
>"teacher" used a calculator. The reason they do not know their
>multiplication facts is because they looked for "excuses" not to learn
>Using calculators or any other machine does not prevent people from
>learning. It is and always will be their own choice.
>Eileen Abrahamson
>Edw. Neill Elemetary
>13409 Upton Ave. So.
>Burnsville, MN 55337

Mark Priniski Pioneering Partner '93
Rib Lake High School
Rib Lake, WI 54470

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