Research: Educators must engage "wired" teens

04/24/2008 | CNET

Teens capable of producing YouTube videos, publishing anime or podcasting are likely to be underwhelmed by school, researchers say. "Kids associate one word with school: 'boring,'" Deborah Stipek, a Stanford professor and dean of education, said, adding, "The question becomes what is the role of school in this larger environment."

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