Families, Schools, Communities Working Together for Student Success
|With Paete Central Elementary School Teachers|
|Elementary Pupils Preparing for the Flag Ceremony (Ibaba Elementary School)|
"Is a presentation more interesting if the speaker uses PowerPoint than if the speaker does not? Potentially, but we have all seen a speaker who used PowerPoint only to create bulleted lists, which he or she then reads aloud, a practice more or less certain to bore everyone. In contrast, many students are quite engaged by the Twilight series of novels despite the lack of technological flair. Engagement or interest is a mental state, and the environment that will lead to that mental state need not have a technological component...."
|Quinale Elementary School Teachers Using an Online Forum (http://paete.org/forums/index.php)|
|Local leaders, principals, teachers and parents of Paete, Laguna|
|Elementary students using computers provided inside the hall of the town's council|