This is a mini-unit I wrote several years ago. It is targeted to a small class of 8th and 9th graders with significant reading and writing challenges. 3,371 more words
Many parents are concerned about the shift in our Educational practices, it's an expensive move but more than the financial concerns of having to buy Laptops or Chrome books; the concern is that we are creating a generation of lazy learners who won't be able to write. Parents already worry that attention spans are lower due to technology providing immediate access & stimulus.
This post puts things into perspective.
What do you think, has this changed your mind on the issue, what are your thoughts?
Comment below or on the E.A.S comment thread, don't forget to share with others who may have concerns with this!