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John, I think your points are good. There is no question that the laptop is superior to the pen and paper for notetaking. I type much faster than I write and would rather take notes on a laptop.
But, with regard to the question of whether students are getting the full learning experience because of digital distractions, I’m not so sure I can satisfy myself by thinking it is the students’ problem. As Robert Stacy McCain points out in a comment to the original post, I have the ability (and the responsibility) to set the policy. I may well go laptopless in my classes.
Mr. Chips isn’t always a popular guy!
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?