Saturday, February 13, 2010

Motivating Teens: Wi-Fi enabled school buses facilitate homework completion and reduce behavior problems on the bus!


Wi-Fi Turns Rowdy Bus Into Rolling Study Hall
Sam Dillon, New York Times, 2/11/10

"On buses equipped with Wi-Fi in Vail, Ariz., officials say more homework is getting done, and there's less rowdy behavior... The router cost $200, and came with a $60 a month Internet service contract."

Be sure to read the recommended comments related to the article.  It will provide you with a range of opinions regarding teens, family life, education, the role of technology in society, etc.

-New York Times

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