10:12am

Tue December 4, 2012
City Visions: December 10, 2012

Digital Distraction: Impact of Technology on Student Learning

City Visions explores the ways that digital media use by school-aged children may be changing how they perform in the classroom.  Are students losing their ability to focus as a result of spending so much time online? Or does digital entertainment provide positive tools to boost students’ creativity and motivation? Host Joseph Pace and guests discuss a study that examined these questions and more.

Credit image courtesy of sudocrem

Guests:

Vicky Rideout, President of VJR Consulting

Caroline Knorr, Parenting Editor for Common Sense Media

Roni Habib, social studies teacher and tech coordinator at Gunn High School in Palo Alto

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