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How to Use Technology as an Educational Tool at Home

Dr. Stephanie Bell
Dr. Stephanie Bell

From the Abacus to the iPad: how technology helps children learn.

Join Dr. Stephanie Bell, Head of The Prospect School at Wooster, at the Lewisboro Library on Tuesday, February 25 at 7:00 pm, for an enlightening discussion about how to use the technology you already have as an educational tool which can be tailored according to your child's strengths, challenges, and learning style.

The iPad is good for more than games –in fact, it’s a great educational device to help your child achieve greater success in school! Dr. Bell will share how technology can help your child with organization, reading, note-taking, and study skills. Bring your own iPad - or whichever device you use - and be ready to download some of the best apps out there for creating a love of learning in your child.

Dr. Stephanie Bell is the Head of The Prospect School at Wooster, in Danbury, CT. Dr. Bell has a dual M.P.S. in Elementary and Special Education from Manhattanville College and an Ed.D in Instructional Leadership from Western Connecticut State University. She has been a classroom teacher for mainstreamed students with educational challenges like speech and language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and others.

The Lewisboro Library is located at 15 Main Street, South Salem, NY 10590. Visit http://www.lewisborolibrary.org/ We hope to see you there! 

About Wooster School

Wooster School is an independent, co-educational college preparatory day school, serving students from Fairfield and Westchester Counties. Located in Danbury, Connecticut, the School serves students from Pre-K through grade 12. A leader in classroom innovation and teaching, Wooster School is a place where thinking and learning are personal, meaningful, and visible; and where faculty work closely with students in small classes and cohorts to think and communicate critically and creatively. At Wooster, every student participates, every student contributes, and every student learns and develops the necessary skills to be a life-long learner and leader in college and life beyond.

To learn more, visit http://www.woosterschool.org/ or contact Wooster School Admissions at (203) 830-3916.

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