Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to use Technology
Federal, state and local agencies are investing billions to equip schools with computers and modern communication networks, but only one-third of our nation's teachers feel well prepared to use computers and the Internet in their teaching.1
In the Fall of 2001 the OTEN received a PT3 grant designed to assist a consortium of Oregon Universities in preparing future teachers for a profession that will increasingly utilize applications of technology as powerful pedagogical tools.
For a full description of the Grant Click HERE (link under construction)
1. National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education. Teacher Use of the Internet in Public Schools., 2000.
2. National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education. Internet Access in U.S. Public Schools and Classrooms: 1994-2000, 2001.
3. U.S. Department of Education. (2001) Preparing Tomorow's Teachers to use Technology. Retrieved 2/12/02 from the World Wide Web: http://www.pt3.org/about/index.html
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