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Wed, Dec 10, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
NewTV, 23 Needham St., Newton
Brown-bag lunches welcome
Technology and computers play a greater and greater role in Newton’s classrooms, just as they do in professional and everyday life. Newton’s schools have faced challenges providing and paying for these tools, and the parent community has historically been called upon to raise funds to make up the difference.
Does this policy create inherent disparity in the quality of technology and teaching across Newton’s schools? What plans does the School Department have to address purchases of hardware, of software, and for ensuring that faculty members are appropriately trained? What do other municipalities do to ensure that these needs are met? [Read more…]