Percentage of students who use technology effectively

  • Over the past several years, technology tools are becoming more and more central to the teaching and learning process. These tools allow students almost limitless access to information, help them to communicate across time and space, and foster creative new ideas that allow students to demonstrate and extend their learning in ways that were simply not possible before.  Appropriate and purposeful use of technology tools is a skill that must be taught to students to ensure that they can use these tools efficiently to amplify their learning and growth. The data below show the percentage of teachers who say that the students in their school “can use technology effectively as a tool for learning”.