Mind Shift: How we will learn.

Educators in K-12 schools are fearful of Internet sites. What are they concerned about? Primarily sites that are unfit for students of this age. In overcoming this inhibition, though, they often have to overcome the district’s technology standards. Again, these are in place for the protection of young minds. With all these good motives we have excluded a wealth of good resources. Would it be more advisable to teach learners to use the resources available to them on the Internet wisely? Note the Websites that many schools do not let through the filters.