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BLOG POST: Is the Internet making us stupid? – Rebecca Eynon

Posted on 31st August 2010

Many writers have proposed that new technologies have negative consequences for our abilities to think, learn and process information – often referring to very specific lab based experiments and typically ideas based on (sometimes pseudo) understandings of neuroscience. In the Times two weeks ago Nicholas Carr suggested that, “We seem to have arrived at an […]

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BLOG POST: Keep Moving Forward

Posted on 25th August 2010

The most creative use of technology  I have seen in a school in a very long time was in a local special school, where the headteacher and his staff makes sure that every child, no matter how severe their learning difficulties, are enabled to use sophisticated equipment freely and inventively. The sorts of thing that […]

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