Digital gurus shielding kids from technology

The Irish Times reports, “They may have helped change the world with their innovative research and rapid advances in technology, but many tech gurus have gone back to basics when it comes to educating their own children … Bill Gates, former chief executive of¬†Microsoft, has revealed he restricted his children from playing computer games and they only received their first phone at the age of 14.”

Does technology limit educational or creative growth in grade school classrooms? Go to the Irish Times to find out how some schools in Ireland are changing the way they use computers in the classroom.