Learning takes technological leap

PIERCETON — Whitko Community School Corporation has taken an aggressive approach to implement technology in the classroom.Although the district has already made steps in its 1:1 technology plan, school board members are making student achievement a number one goal by expanding the program.What many schools call 1:1, Whitko has named the Personal Learning System (PLS). “While 1:1 only states each person gets a device, PLS means not only do they get a device, but what they do with it will become more and more individualized to assist with remediation, regular classroom work and enrichment for students as appropriate,” said Steve Clason, WCSC superintendent.To read the rest of this story, see the April 8 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.