People assume that iPhones, laptops and Netflix are evidence of progress. In some ways, that’s true. A moderate amount of Googling, for instance, can be good for your brain, and there are apps that can boost brain function and activity.
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- Background knowledge is a key to learning.
- The idea that students no longer need to know information when they can “google it” is a myth.
- The more you know about a particular subject, the faster you acquire new knowledge about that subject.
- The more vocabulary words possessed by a student, the faster and better that student reads, comprehends and applies new knowledge.