Tanya Byron and Barriers to Using Technology in Education

By | 02/12/2010

Tanya Byron (Byron Review) recently gave a keynote speach at the 18th National Conference, 21st Century Schooling. The video is here, you will need to scroll through the videos to find the one by Byron. To her credit, she is straight talking and to the point. Rather than fight with the technology our kids use, we need to find ways to exploit it to make learning more fun and relevent to their lives. Why do we still persist with the notion that we cant have fun while learning ????