A partnership between Verizon Foundation and ISTE is creating more opportunities to use mobile devices in the classroom. The two organizations have spent the last year working on the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools (VILS) program, aimed at increasing engagement and interest in STEM subjects through the use of mobile devices. To do this, the VILS program focused on providing professional development for 110 teachers, in 12 different schools across the country, on how to use mobile devices to engage and increase learning.
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