In education, we cannot ignore the fact that students will be using technology daily. This can be anything from using cell phones and tablet computers, playing video games, surfing the web, or interacting on social media. Whether we like it or not, technology is everywhere and has undoubtedly become a part of our life. So, wouldn’t it be great if we were to embrace technology and use it as an educational tool to better prepare our students for a society that relies heavily on technology?
Over the last few years, much has been said about the ongoing evolution of applied science. And, while it is true that technological innovation has eased our lives by means of high-tech equipment and software applications, the “proper” use of classroom technologies remains a big challenge for all of us in education.
With this in mind, we at Pro Presenters have decided to create an educational section on our Blog so educators can have a platform to express their views, share their expertise with others, and learn about current educational technologies. Our goal is to support education by any means we have available. Please visit our blog to read more about educational articles or Email us your materials at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to contribute to our work and help the educational community grow.
Ioannis Andriotis is as a sales engineer and SMART Notebook trainer for Pro Presenters. He has taught elementary music classes as well as music theory & technology at the college level. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Music Composition with emphasis in Music Technology at the University of Oklahoma.