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Fayetteville School District Committee Tackles Technology Challenge

Posted: March 3, 2014 at 5 a.m.

A committee of School District teachers and administrators wants to improve the use of technology in classrooms by examining the need for better professional development and making sure students have the necessary digital skills.

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For more information about the 27-member Technology Planning Committee, go to:

http://district.fayar.net/pages/Fayetteville_SD/Departments_Programs/Information_Systems/Technology_Planning_Committee

AT A GLANCE

What Is Digital Learning?

Digital learning is defined as the ability to use digital technology, communication tools or networks to locate, evaluate, use and create information; the ability to perform tasks effectively in a digital environment; the ability to read and interpret media, to reproduce data and images through digital manipulations and to evaluate and apply new knowledge gained from digital environments.

Source: University Of llinois Library, www.library.illinois.edu

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