Bush to Ed Tech Industry: EETT's Success Makes It Expendable

April 2007
T H E Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p12
This article reports on the positive effect of the Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program on student achievement and teacher quality in the U.S., according to the "2007 National Trends Report" from the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA). EETT advocates warn that shutting off such a prominent source of education technology funding would thwart the president's own goal of preparing U.S. students to be competitive globally. Moreover, according to Keith Krueger, chief executive officer of the Consortium for School Networking, eradicating the program would most hurt underserved communities, where school is often the only place students are exposed to technology.


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