More teachers to learn effective uses of technology for learning

Center provides strategies for implementing new tools in classroom

Posted: June 13, 2016 at 1 a.m.

Santiago Saucedo (left) and Aaron Layman show their ball launching robot named Adam during the 2016 Innovation Institute Wednesday at Har-Ber High School. Educators attending the institute examined how to transform technology practices to support teaching and learning.

SPRINGDALE -- Justine Roper, a teacher in the Mountain Home School District, saw an immediate impact when she introduced her fifth-graders to her Google Classroom.

Johndavid English, 12, has his Lego robot carry out missions Wednesday during the 2016 Innovation Institute at Har-Ber High School. Educators attendin...

Technology study

Arkansas school districts chosen for federal study on program for integrating technology in classrooms:

• Alpena

• Bauxite

• Berryville

• Cedarville

• Decatur

• Pea Ridge

• Farmington

• Huntsville

• Mammoth Spring

• Mountain Home

• Prairie Grove

• Parkers Chapel

• Sheridan

• Siloam Springs

• West Fork

Source: Staff report

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