Read The Journal article by two college professors, outspoken technology advocates, Elliot Soloway and Cathie Norris..
I am so glad to see someone put these barriers in writing. It lets me know it is not just St. Clair Co. or the state of Alabama. These adoption obstacles are universal. Just because students know how to use Snapchat or Twitter does not mean they can use technology for academic purposes. Read this article and comment which obstacle you see most often or the one you think is most evident in your school or district.