Some basic things to check when your iPad is misbehaving – weird problems like email not downloading, or not being able to download Moodle docs into Notability, etc.
The Tech team has noticed students with 2 windows open on their desktops in the labs – one window with the class info open, the other with a game.
“I’M MULTITASKING“, said one student.
“No, you aren’t. The human brain physiologically cannot multitask”, said the Computer Curmudgeon.
Bottom Line: When you THINK you are “multi-tasking” you are actually “serial mono-tasking” – i.e. doing one thing, then switching over to do the second, and back and forth. This results in doing NEITHER well – and when one of those things involves a grade, it’s not a good idea to risk that.
Don’t believe me? Read on:
- Think You’re Multitasking? Think Again
Why the Human Brain Can’t Multitask – Nicolas Carr video
Still think you can multitask? Think again.