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Living La Vida Loca Online

Harvard Graduate School of Education’s profession Howard Gardner and Katie Davis’s new book “The App Generation: How Today’s Youth Navigates Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination” was reviewed in the New York Times (11/3/13) by Jenna Wortham. The book points out what … Continue reading

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Multitaskers Take Heed!

Students are not the only ones who think that by doing a number of things at once (listening to music, texting a friend, working on a paper, sipping on coffee) that they are modeling a high degree of efficiency and … Continue reading

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Independent Reading Tips and Strategies

     In this era of multi-tasking and lightning-fast communication, it may seem nearly impossible to unplug – even for an hour out of the day. Yet that hour of disconnect can be your best hour by far, an opportunity … Continue reading

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Are We Capable of Multitasking?

A recent study shows that multitasking may not be as efficient as completing one task at a time.  This is important to keep in mind with youth in the age of technology.  Constant distractions and working on too many items … Continue reading

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