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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Media - the Extension of Man

 Following is a article from e-school news.  It involves the I-pad and how it acts as an extension of oneself.  This has a huge impact on our students and ourselves.  In 1994, Marshall McLuhen wrote,
and explore the affects of media on man and his "wiring."  It might be tiem to revisit some of his thoughts.

Article courtesy of e-school.

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Kids predict the future of technologyKids predict the future of technology
There might be a reason why the iPad is so popular with young children: It's intuitive, touchable, and an extension of oneself--features that, according to a new survey, young children are asking for. [ Read More ]

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