TechTutor Seminar to Discuss Role of Technology in Learning

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Every child deserves a quality education. Technology gives teachers new resources for engaging an effective education. It sparks the joy of discovery, provides students with a wider world, and develops skills that build the future. Technology has entered all aspects of the workplace, including education. As our schools evolve and continually embrace educational technologies into the classroom, it only makes sense that information technology be incorporated into teaching and learning. The tools are there, how to maximize it is the challenge.TechTutor 2, an annual seminar conducted by the country's premier I.T. specialist Jerry Liao, is dedicated to explore the role of technology in enhancing all facets of education and personal and professional development.Last 2009, more than 5,000 people attended the first TechTutor seminar. This coming September 28 and 29, 2010, people are again expected to troop to SM Megatrade Hall 3 to witness the annual TechTutor seminar which aims to provide the opportunity for educators, school leaders, and policy makers to interact with and learn from education researchers, thought leaders and expert practitioners from around the country. …