Technology Distraction In The Classroom. Goundar 2014 discussed a study into the distraction of technology in the classroom and the impact this has on students learning Goundar 2014. Mayer and Moreno and using cell phones during class is no exception.
This is called blended learning and was a popular trend when tech made a strong emergence in the classroom just a few years back. Distractions can come in various forms and can deter students from paying attention to important lessons. Several studies have compared students who texted during a lecture versus those who did not.
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Distractions can come in various forms and can deter students from paying attention to important lessons. According to the VARK model there are four main learning types. Even Bill Gates admits its not enough to give just students a new device and hope that somehow it causes a learning revolution. Worrisome it is indeed.