With a dose of technology, classrooms extend to the hospital bedside

Studies show that continued education for hospitalized students is essential for intellectual, physical and emotional growth and well-being. Keeping their lifestyle as normal as possible actually decreases anxiety, increases sense of control and even helps students better cope with treatment physically.

Fortunately, drastic advances in information and communication technologies provide exciting new opportunities for hospitalized children to maintain their academic and social connections, as well as stay on track academically. 

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