Is silence golden?

December 04, 2015 by Bill Ivey

I was browsing Twitter early this morning when I read this tweet by John Spencer: “Ugh. Her biggest complaint of iPads was silence. Would she say the same about books?” in reference to the article “I gave my students iPads — then wished I could take them back” by Launna Hall. I wrote back in agreement, “It's like criticizing families who read morning news on their phones but praising those who read newspapers. Ugh indeed.” and clicked to read the article.

Filed Under: Technology, Education, iPads