The average kid is sending between 90 and 100 texts a day. But Franklin is clearly above average – he said he usually sends more like 120.
Playing games to practice skills in the classroom is not new. But the conversation around technology-based educational games for students in school is somewhat of a novelty. Nonetheless, the kids and the teachers are having a blast.
In the school’s push for complete computer and Web literacy, Alejandro Sosa is taking the opportunity to integrate technology into every last bit of his curriculum.
Many school technology departments have filters set to block content. Unfortunately, great educational websites fall out of reach.
The NYC Big Apps contest challenged developers to use city-related data to create cell phone applications or web sites.