DeLong teacher leverages technology to cater to individual student needs

Now that every TPS student has their own laptop to use at school and home, DeLong Elementary teacher Jennifer Fagan is exploring how she can use technology to cater to her students’ individual learning styles – and how they can have the best chance to succeed.

Our ability to continue to provide laptops to all TPS students will be presented to voters on the Feb. 8 ballot. If approved, the levy will allow those laptops to get replaced every four years.

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