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By Jeff Grabill (@grabill on Twitter) 

Summary by SmartBrief on EdTech


"A recent study of students' writing habits found that while writing is important to college students, they are increasingly doing so using digital platforms, such as texting, Facebook and e-mail. Jeff Grabill, a professor at Michigan State University, writes in a blog post that the findings signal a shift in student writing, but he adds it is unclear what the results mean for teachers."

Via Jim Lerman, Dennis T OConnor