1 Picture is Worth 1000 Words
For any educators thinking about using a SkyLight in a classroom or any other educational settings, this article is an interesting and informative first-person experience from a histology teacher who recently set about incorporating photography into his beginning microscopy classes.
He discusses the experience of teaching with microscopy with photography incorporated, the students’ approach to the technology, the positives and potential drawbacks, and ends with the well-thought out conclusion:
In short, even though I can’t conclude with certainty that the use of the digital camera enhanced my students’ learning, I can definitely say that it increased motivation in most of them. Is that not a good enough reason to adopt it?