Miss, a four-legged avatar ate my homework

The blogosphere abounds with reflection on whether computers in general – and the Internet in particular – augment or diminish learning. I like this unhysterical take on things by Cory Doctorow who, acknowledging that we live in an age of distraction, offers tips on how to get on with writing. It only takes a small step of the imagination to apply the suggestions to a variety of activities – homework, writing reports, blogging, planning and preparation…….speaking of which………