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How students are learning in school without computers

July 12, 2012

While schools around the state look for ways to increase their use of technology, some parents are paying thousands of dollars to send their children to a private school with no computers in the classroom at all.

The Meadowbrook Waldorf School inWest Kingstonis part of a network of more than 1,000 Waldorf schools around the globe.  Listen to Rhode Island Public Radio’s education reporter Elisabeth Harrison’s conversation with teacher Amy Rippe on why these schools think technology should take a back seat.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. Timothy Duffy permalink
    July 12, 2012 5:34 pm

    Welcome back. Congratulations on your new addition.

  2. Don Wineberg permalink
    September 28, 2012 1:44 am

    Loved this story. Impressive techie who understands child development and context. Well done

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