Sunday, July 3, 2011

Texting Technology Thinking

Whilst writing has existed for many centuries the association of writing as technology is relatively new. The question is how have the different technologies such as;
Chisel and Stone



Reed pen


papyrus roll


press and vellum

typewriter and paper




keyboard and computer screen






TXT

 influence thinking?

Mobile writing technology is now a first choice in today's youth and how is it changing thinking? 14% done in class!!!


Educators are caught in this change. Students are wanting to write but in a technology that is not designed for essay writing.

Mobile Keyboards are changing to accommodate fast Mobile TXTing

Software for touch screens
Technology changes thinking. Allow it to change thinking in your classroom

New technologies create cultural disturbances.