New research shows that taking notes by hand instead of by computer greatly increases retention of concepts.
The picture above is basically what my undergraduate classes looked like. Oh, well. At least they’re using Macs.
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Absolutely love this. Remind my students of this every day!!!
Man, in both undergrad and grad seminars, at least in Religious Studies, everyone participates in discussion (usually...
I never used my laptop in class, but I get distracted SO easily while writing notes. The margins of my pages are filled...
Are you taking notes the old fashioned way? Maybe we all should be! reblogged by: Andrew @ GradePower
A lot of it involves a certain type of muscle-memory too. For myself, hand-written notes have been more valuable than...
This study confirms what so many of us in the classroom know: Laptops are more often a distraction than an aid.