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October 2018

 

A review of Integrating Pedagogy and Technology, Improving Teaching and Learning in Higher Education by James A. Bernauer and Lawrence A. Tomei

wrriten by Candace Wentz

 

 

 

 

September 2018

 

A review of Reader, Come Home: The Reading Brain in a Digital World by MaryAnne Wolf

wrriten by Andrew Patrick

 

In Reader, Come Home: The Reading Brain in a Digital World (2018), Maryanne Wolf explores the neurological consequences of our increasing reliance on digital technologies and the implications for our empathy, critical thinking, and reflection. While many trendlines are troubling, for example, reading comprehension and empathy are on the decline even as attention-deficit diagnoses and digital distractions multiply, Wolf offers a potential antidote in her concept of building a “biliterate brain” that is equally fluent in digital and print environments.

 

 

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