It’s August and the first day of school is just around the corner for all the students out there. In the spirit of “back to school”, let’s talk about today’s student and their love affair with technology.
The recent explosion of technology, mobile devices, and social media, has completely transformed today’s educational experience for students. Today’s student can take notes on their Macbook, read digital textbooks on their iPad or tablet, listen to teachers Podcast’s on their iPod, access a zillion different education, productivity, or reference apps, and connect with fellow students on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ within minutes. While tech and mobile devices may cause their distractions, there is no doubt that they have also become a tremendous aid to students and their education. Check out the Infographic!