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Education

October 20, 2013

Preparing for the future

Science classes at Carroll get more elbow room

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Adams used technology in her classroom prior to the new science rooms.

Keown said the science rooms and technology allow students to prepare for life after high school.

“As a parent of a student in college who first struggled when having to turn in everything online, I know how important this is to prepare students,” Keown said. “Our kids are required now to work with technology they will be expected to use later. They need that background experience.”

Overall, the classrooms allow for students to be better prepared for the future, Moreman said.

“Students are able to go more in depth and have exploration aspects in the classroom,” Moreman said. “It allows for more collaboration and a deeper learning opportunity.”

Amie Sites is a staff reporter at the Pharos-Tribune. She can be reached at 574-732-5117 or amie.sites@pharostribune.com. Follow her: @PharosAES.

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