Surprise, surprise! According to a survey by The Learning Assembly, a national network of education organizations that help educators implement and assess teaching and learning tools, parents show strong support for technology in the classroom.
As summarized by Broadway World, "parents see a growing role of technology in schools, with 66% of parents indicating that technology use has increased over the past few years. The survey also shows that while 93% of parents believe in the use of technology to tailor student learning, only 1 in 3 believe that schools are currently doing an excellent job using technology for this purpose."
The poll also found that:
This bolsters recent surveys with both educators and students that show technology in classroom brings value and ultimately improves performance.