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How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift

How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift | Electronics & multi-tasking & focus don't mix | Scoop.it

"Using tech tools that students are familiar with and already enjoy using is attractive to educators, but getting students focused on the project at hand might be more difficult because of it."


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Susan Van Weert's insight:

We parents and teachers are not impressed by the "trust me" approach to youth who want to do homework with devices on, beside, and in front of them.

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Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:15 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.

Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:26 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.

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How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift

How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift | Electronics & multi-tasking & focus don't mix | Scoop.it

"Using tech tools that students are familiar with and already enjoy using is attractive to educators, but getting students focused on the project at hand might be more difficult because of it."


Via John Evans, Susan Van Weert
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Susan Van Weert's curator insight, May 4, 2013 11:16 AM

We parents and teachers are not impressed by the "trust me" approach to youth who want to do homework with devices on, beside, and in front of them.

Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:15 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.

Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:26 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.

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Shakespeare Lessons - LiveBinder

Shakespeare Lessons - LiveBinder | Electronics & multi-tasking & focus don't mix | Scoop.it
Shakespeare's major works

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, May 24, 2013 4:20 AM

A Live Binder on teaching Shakespeare.

Carmenne Kalyaniwala-Thapliyal's curator insight, May 25, 2013 6:10 AM

An infographic presentation of Shakespeare's work in statistics

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Shakespeare Lessons - LiveBinder

Shakespeare Lessons - LiveBinder | Electronics & multi-tasking & focus don't mix | Scoop.it
Shakespeare's major works

Via Louise Robinson-Lay, Susan Van Weert
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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, May 24, 2013 4:20 AM

A Live Binder on teaching Shakespeare.

Carmenne Kalyaniwala-Thapliyal's curator insight, May 25, 2013 6:10 AM

An infographic presentation of Shakespeare's work in statistics

Rescooped by Susan Van Weert from iPads, MakerEd and More in Education
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How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift

How Does Multitasking Change the Way Kids Learn? | MindShift | Electronics & multi-tasking & focus don't mix | Scoop.it

"Using tech tools that students are familiar with and already enjoy using is attractive to educators, but getting students focused on the project at hand might be more difficult because of it."


Via John Evans
Susan Van Weert's insight:

We parents and teachers are not impressed by the "trust me" approach to youth who want to do homework with devices on, beside, and in front of them.

more...
Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:15 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.

Bob Jarman's curator insight, May 4, 2013 6:26 PM

Every parent, student and teacher would be advised to take note of the key findings reported in this article.