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How technology is helping students engage their creative side
Dawson County High School art teacher Jennifer Gray has noticed an improvement in her students’ creative projects that she attributes to the iPad. During the March 5 board of education work session, Gray demonstrated how she uses the iPads, which are issued to each student in the school system, every day in her classes to engage her students with self-learning and creative endeavors. “I know it’s made my life easier and I truly think it’s made their life easier,” Gray said. Gray projects her iPad screen on the whiteboard and walks students step-by-step through projects she assigns. She also films the process and creates video tutorials that are uploaded to the Schoology application, where students always have access to the lessons.
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