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Enable parents to access and use technology for a positive impact of their children’s learning.

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Balance the economic, social and environmental aspects of technology for learning.

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"Please could teachers who do use a Learning Platform on a daily basis with children, describe what activities they are doing with respect to children using the LP."

Posted 25 April 2009 in learning platforms community

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