Bridging the gap with.... PowerPoint?

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Every week day I receive the ASCD SmartBrief in my e-mail inbox. Usually it's an excellent overview of some key stories that are happening in K-12 education across the country. However, here's part of the SmartBrief that I received yesterday:

The SmartBrief blurb was linked to the actual Indianapolis Star article, which described a district's technology-focused staff development day. It sounds like the actual event was a little more comprehensive than what the SmartBrief made it seem. Thank goodness. For a moment I was afraid there was a district out there that actually thought it was going to bridge the technology gap between teachers and students by teaching faculty how to use PowerPoint!

Interesting how the SmartBrief writer framed it, though...

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