27 octobre 2013

Texting in Class

 

 

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/all/themes/ihecustom/logo.jpgBy Scott Jaschik. If you are leading a class and imagine that students seem more distracted than ever by their digital devices, it's not your imagination. And they aren't just checking their e-mail a single time. A new study has found that more than 90 percent of students admit to using their devices for non-class activities during class times. Less than 8 percent said that they never do so. The study is based on a survey of 777 students at six colleges and universities. Barney McCoy, associate professor of broadcasting at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, conducted the study and The Journal of Media Education has just published the results. Read more...

Posté par : pcassuto à - - Permalien [#]