Stories by Linda Abarbanell and Howard Gardner

Technology's impact: Abarbanell and Gardner

FRAMINGHAM (10/06/2003) - In spite of new means for accessing and sharing information, today's classrooms still reflect 19th century approaches to teaching and learning. For the most part, with the exception of early childhood education, teachers lecture and write lessons on blackboards while students memorize information and fill in multiple-choice bubbles on tests.