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Healthy Risk-taking for Boomers and Friends

What does risk-taking for boomers and friends look like? My current risk is this blog. As a digital immigrant I take technology challenges step-by-step and hope for a positive outcome. 85 more words

Boomers

Be where your butt is

In this increasingly wired world, some have taken to dividing humanity into two camps: digital natives and digital immigrants. Today’s children are born into a world already saturated by microchip technology and Internet connectivity; they are the natives. 534 more words

Personal Reflection

Darling I'm Stuck..

Darling,

I know you are in the middle of the Atlantic but this is important,

Are you there?

Mum

——–.

Darling,

Did you get my email yesterday? 71 more words

Confused

"Let me Google that..."

Digital native, digital immigrant. If you’re in your early 30s and have grown up in the UK the chances are you know how to use a PC/Mac or at least the Internet, right? 286 more words

Just Saying....

Implications of Cyberculture on education

Technology has revolutionised the teaching and learning experience. Broadband connects students and teachers across the world, tablet computers have taken the place of heavy textbooks, and the internet no longer requires students having to go to the library to work on research papers. 504 more words

Internet

Reflection 3: Digital fluency

Despite being unable to clearly define the attributes of digital fluency, and the ages at which children acquire these skills, I was aware of its importance. 420 more words

Reflections

How different age groups use the internet

I have two younger sisters, one who’s almost seventeen, and one who’s just eighteen. So 4th and 6th years in school. The reason I am talking about this is that I’ve always found it interesting that while there’s only five years of an age gap, there are huge differences in the way we use the internet and social media. 239 more words