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Debate: Should students rely on technology for their homework?

Today, students use ipods, ipads, phones, laptops, and different tablets to use the internet to help them with their homework. Don't know a word? Google it. Don't know the answer to this math problem? Use a calculator. And so on. Does this make sense?

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    Oct 18 2012: Absolutely.

    In fact they should be taught how to use their technology more efficiently. The reality is that iphone has more technology than what it took to get a man on the moon. We should educate children that there are more than toys but tools.

    Use your tool to do and create whatever you want.

    Rather i fear they use it to reproduce and mimic blindly. Because, i would argue, we are not educating them on what this New age of gadgets can provide for self improvement as well as entertainment. Teach to find the most interesting art and music!

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