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In Defense of Computer Illiteracy: The Virtues of "Not Learning"


by R.W. Burniske September 13, 2000

What if the push for computers and Internet connectivity fails to serve the best interests of humanity? The true believers lobbying for electronic boxes and wires in classrooms may dismiss such thoughts as heretical. However, their zealous praise for the wonders of technology often neglects an essential question: what shall we do with students who resist our brave new media?


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record, Date Published: September 13, 2000
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 10526, Date Accessed: 10/18/2017 7:19:01 AM

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