W.Va. Chamber of Commerce Experiences Technology in Education

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

The Beckley-Raleigh (W.Va.) County Chamber of Commerce went to school Wednesday to learn about the innovation and technological advancements taking place in Raleigh County Schools.

These changes are meant to better engage students and ultimately improve the county’s assessment score, attendance rates, and graduation rates as well as prepare children to compete globally in their chosen fields.

In their first chamber meeting ever held at the board of education office, business leaders in Raleigh County got to visit Jill Wright’s kindergarten class from Beckley Elementary, who were working on their MimioSprout reading program in the board library.

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