4THBIN 4GOOD - Transforming the Educational System

4THBIN 4GOOD - Transforming the Educational System

The impact of technology has allowed learning to become more individualized and interactive

published
March 13, 2022
News

When it comes to education, technology has become a foundational component in the classroom. Technology is changing the way students collaborate, communicate, create and critically think. In a world deeply impacted by digital innovations, technology makes learning much more enjoyable for both teachers and students. As time has gone by, tablets have replaced textbooks, and nearly anything we want to research can be done on our smartphones. The impact of technology has allowed learning to become more individualized and interactive.

At 4THBIN, we believe all students should have the opportunity to experience top-quality education. Unfortunately, not all students have been fortunate enough to take part in learning hands-on with technological assets. We annually partner with the United Association for Life’s education program for disabled students, and we most recently sponsored Guatemala’s The Parish School. Our sponsorship allowed us to provide underprivileged students at the Parish School of San Andres Sajcabaja at Santa Cruz del Quiche, Guatemala with technology assets essential to improving their education.        

 

4THBIN-Educaitona-Guatemala

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4THBIN-4GOOD-educaitonal

 

Increased Engagement: Technology allows students to be included in the classroom in ways they have never been before. Integrating technology into the classroom creates a more engaging learning environment for students. Keeping students observant during a lesson will no longer be a challenge, as technology is a great way to retain their attention. Technology creates new opportunities to make learning more enjoyable and understandable. From educational videos to interactive lessons and quizzes, learning with technological gadgets can make otherwise tedious subjects more interesting and fun! 

Future Focus: Technology is everywhere, which is why students must become familiar with it as soon as possible. A major aspect in preparing students for their future is by allowing them to develop technical skills that will help them succeed in the rapidly growing digital economy. Understanding the basics of technology will prepare students to enter the workforce once they complete their schooling.

Learning Resources Are Endless: Valuable information is everywhere! The internet is the 21st-century school library, and it’s full of learning resources that can be accessed at any time. Students have access to an endless supply of learning resources that they can use to further their knowledge, research new topics, or even clarify any confusions they may have. Unlimited, instant educational resources are a modern advantage that has allowed students access to an easier and more favorable learning experience. 

4THBIN-Educaitonal2

“Technology ushers in fundamental structural changes that can be integral to achieving significant improvements in productivity. Used to support both teaching and learning, technology infuses classrooms with digital learning tools, such as computers and handheld devices; expands course offerings, experiences, and learning materials; supports learning 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; builds 21st-century skills; increases student engagement and motivation; and accelerates learning.”  - The U.S. Department of Education

Technology is a powerful teaching tool that prepares students for all future endeavors. That’s why 4THBIN is committed to lessening the digital divide. We know the benefits of technology in the classroom, and we are determined to enhance as many students’ learning experiences as we can. We will continue to do our part, and will further expand our support of important social initiatives and support systems through 2022 and beyond. 

4THBIN-4GOOD-button

 

 

------------------------

Read related 

“Among the fastest-growing and irreversible trends at all levels of education: increasing use of laptops, tablets and other mobile devices.” Read more... by Steelcase 

"7 Benefits of technology in the classroom" Read more... by Adobe 

------------------------

More News

News

4THBIN 4GOOD - Guatemala's The Parish School

We are honored to announce that the laptops we provided to the Parish School of San Andres Sajcabaja at Santa Cruz del Quiche have arrived and are already helping transform the education of many students. We annually partner with the United Association for Life’s education program for disabled students, and we most recently were a 2021 Sponsor with Guatemala’s The Parish School. We aimed to provide underprivileged students with the opportunity to experience the advantages of learning hands-on with technological assets, and we are excited to share the success of our mission.

News

Summer is Here!

At 4THBIN, we believe the summertime should be the best of both worlds - environmentally friendly and fun! This summer, we will be participating in the seasonal activities that the summertime brings, while still honoring our commitment to creating a sustainable environment.

News

4THBIN and PS 29 PTA Team Up for an Earth Month Neighborhood Recycling Event

Our Earth Month collaboration with PS 29 resulted in an ecologically impactful and fun afternoon with members of the community. We teamed up with PS 29 to host an electronic recycling collection event, as well as spread awareness on the growing issue of e-waste.

News

4THBIN 4GOOD - Transforming the Educational System

When it comes to education, technology has become a foundational component in the classroom. Technology is changing the way students collaborate, communicate, create and critically think. In a world deeply impacted by digital innovations, technology makes learning much more enjoyable for both teachers and students.

News

4THBIN 4GOOD - Guatemala's The Parish School

4THBIN has provided the Parish School of San Andres Sajcabaja at Santa Cruz del Quiche, Guatemala with technology assets to underprivileged children for educational purposes.

Event

4THBIN-BGA-Event E-Waste Recycling Spring
June 1, 2022
Drop-off Event

4THBIN and Broadway Green Alliance Team Up for a Spring E-Waste Drive

We are excited to announce our collaboration with environmental innovators, Broadway Green Alliance (BGA), for a Spring E-Waste Drive.

Celebrate Earth Day and clean up the Murray Hill neighborhood with 4THBIN!
April 30, 2022
Drop-off Event

Earth Day Celebration - Vartan Park: Murray Hill neighborhood

We are excited to announce our collaboration with the Murray Hill Neighborhood Association for an Earth Day Celebration! We aim to provide the Murray Hill community and beyond with the opportunity to securely and sustainably recycle their old electronics. 

4THBIN-PS 29 Rummage Sale-Neighborhood recycling event
April 10, 2022
Drop-off Event

PS 29 Rummage Sale - Neighborhood Recycling Event

We are excited to announce our collaboration with PS 29 for an Electronic Recycling Event. We aim to provide members of the PS29 community and beyond with the opportunity to securely and sustainably recycle their old electronics.