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Smartphones won’t make your kids dumb. We think.

Smartphones won’t make your kids dumb. We think. | mlearn | Scoop.it

When radio arrived, it too was deemed a menace, blamed for distracting children from their homework. A 1936 article in Gramophone magazine reported that youngsters had “developed the habit of dividing attention between the humdrum preparation of their school assignments and the compelling excitement of the loudspeaker”.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, June 24, 2016 4:08 AM

Nothing much changes.

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, June 29, 2016 6:25 AM
Good reflection. Wirth reading. Misusage shouldn't yield into banning a methodology.
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Taking the Learners and Technology Outdoors

Taking the Learners and Technology Outdoors | mlearn | Scoop.it
I began my career as an educator as an outdoor educator.  Now I teach educational technology.  Given both the ever increasing sedentary and indoor lives of kids and the advancement of technology, t...

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, April 19, 2013 4:10 AM

Very interesting and illuminating text... one step out? Or one step up?

Gary Harwell's curator insight, April 21, 2013 2:38 AM

Maybe we SHOULD get out of the clasrooms.