Technology breaks down barriers for travelers

1. Language – The formerly science fiction concept of a “translator robot” (such as C-3PO in Star Wars) that could allow communication between anyone is now close to reality using various mobile apps such as , or the “conversation” function on Google translate for Android. As one Matador editor recently found, this technology is making new […]

Helping Teachers Overcome Technology Barriers in Early Childhood Education

When it comes to helping young children appreciate the benefits of using technology in a classroom setting, early childhood education providers play a critical role integrating that technology appropriately, intentionally, and productively. But these educators face myriad barriers to fulfilling these roles. In a new policy paper, “Getting Early Childhood Educators Up and Running: Creating Strong […]

How to Overcome Technology Integration Barriers

Why the Need to Integrate Technology Future implications for students: Post -high school institutions will expect students to use technology for research, communication, and presentations. Those students that are technologically illiterate will be forced to take remedial class – as a result they will have increases in educational expenses and graduate later than their peers, […]