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Smartphones make us rude…and stupid!

RUDE I have heard smartphones referred to as “rudephones.” They certainly have coarsened behavior in the non-virtual world. Who hasn’t been stuck in a line behind someone telling the cashier to “wait a moment?” while they finish messaging or talking? … Continue reading

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Computers in the classroom: no surfin’

I ban open computers in my classes because the distraction of multitasking or surfing the internet, reduces discussion and inhibits learning. Continue reading

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