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The way we prepare teachers should model how we expect them to prepare students. Even though universities are strong advocates of the need for reform of the K-12 schools, most preservice teacher education programs are taught in very traditional, didactic ways. A recent study of a teacher education program in a medium size university indicates that few university professors or supervisors of student teaching modeled the use of any technology other than word processing in educational settings with new teachers […]