digital nation - life on the virtual frontier

Preserving Focus

It's not easy for kids to still and concentrate, according to the Secretary of Education, but it's still an important skill to cultivate.

Quiet time is key to adolescent development, argues Sherry Turkle, a clinical psychologist...
Saving Stillness
Steve Maher, a social studies teacher at Chatham High School in New Jersey, finds that tea...
Attention Deficit?
Schools should be wary of embracing too much technology, cautions Todd Oppenheimer. Oppen...
School for Thought


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posted February 2, 2010

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