Why Multitasking Is Bad for Learning
Lots of teens swear they are effective multi-taskers, assuring parents and teachers that texting and Facebooking not only don’t distract from studying, but, in fact, help them stay engaged. “I learn better when I can chat with friends. It keeps me from getting bored.” Or something like that.
It’s possible, I guess, but according to studies, it’s unlikely. For details, check out this interesting and timely infographic by OnlineSchools.org.
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