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Point/Counterpoint: Is the Digital Native a Myth?

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Digital native and digital immigrant are catchy phrases, no doubt. The slogans capture the ease with which young people accept technology that baffles many adults. But the observation that children appear more comfortable with digital devices…

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Learning Connections Tech Integration in Social Studies

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Web-based archives of primary source documents, student-produced podcasts and documentaries, content review games, and more provide social studies teachers with opportunities to integrate educational technologies into their teaching in student-centered ways. Yet, despite increasing access in…

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Learning Connections Global Collaboration

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This journey started when Bob Lyons read an L&L article written by Greg Taranto on “Internet Safety: A Whole School Approach” (March 2007). The article described the Internet safety survey given to all seventh graders at Greg’s school. At the time, Bob was…

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