The educational use of technology is increasing. We live in a digital society, where most people have access to the Internet and participate in online communities. Online education is not just for college anymore, there are online alternatives to K-12 education in every state. Technology tools are used in education such as computers, mobile devices, projectors, televisions, and more. The Internet keeps students and teachers connected, and it provides access to an unlimited number of resources in seconds. Many school districts are introducing 1:1 mobile device programs. The school district in which I work is introducing each student having access to an IPAD at the middle and high school level, and at the elementary level each student has a netbook. Almost every public school in the nation has access to the Internet and a computer lab.
There are barriers that prevent the integration of technology. One big issue is…
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