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The Unique Challenges of Preparing Teachers in the Caribbean to Teach With Technology
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, MindBloom Consulting, Canada ; , Acadia University, Canada

Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Austin, TX, United States ISBN 978-1-939797-27-8 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA

Abstract

This paper summarizes the challenges encountered when technology professional development was attempted with teachers in the Caribbean within the context of several initiatives funded by the development banks and regional governments. The cumulative observations are drawn from systematic studies in: Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad & Tobago

Citation

MacKinnon, P. & MacKinnon, G. (2017). The Unique Challenges of Preparing Teachers in the Caribbean to Teach With Technology. In P. Resta & S. Smith (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 620-623). Austin, TX, United States: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved March 21, 2019 from .

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