Why Clay Shirky Banned Laptops, Tablets and Phones from His Classroom | Mediashift | PBS

I teach theory and practice of social media at NYU, and am an advocate and activist for the free culture movement, so I’m a pretty unlikely candidate for Internet censor, but I have just asked the students in my fall seminar to refrain from using laptops, tablets and phones in class.

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I have noticed distracted students in my class and found a great explanation as to why digital devices should be Banned.  Phones, iPads and laptops are no longer acceptable in my classes.

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