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 International Journal of Education and Development using ICT > Vol. 5, No. 2 (2009) open journal systems 


Effective Technology Integration: Old Topic, New Thoughts

Bude Su, CSU Monterey Bay


Abstract
Although teachers are aware of the importance of technology integration into daily process of teaching and learning, they tend to face a number of barriers when it comes to effectively integrating technology into their curricula. While some barriers are resource related, others originate from fundamental beliefs and processes of current education system. In this paper, the author first demonstrates why a systemic change is needed for effective technology integration in K-12. Then, by reviewing the relevant literature on barriers to technology integration, she points out the most fundamental barriers. Finally, the stages of change that individuals tend to go through in the context of K-12 technology integration is discussed.


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International Journal of Education and Development using Information and Communication Technology. ISSN: 1814-0556