How Has Google Affected The Way Students Learn?
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Would you scribble down your thoughts — or would you Google it? Terry Heick, a former English teacher in Kentucky, had a surprising revelation when his eighth- and ninth-grade students quickly turned to Google. “What they would do is they would start Googling the question, ‘How does a novel represent humanity?’ He did not intend for them to immediately Google the question, word by word — eliminating the process of critical thinking.