Column: High-school sophomores to give up electronics for 1 week

04/29/2009 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

In a world of iPods, cell phones, TV, computers and other electronics, a group of Los Angeles sophomores will attempt to go without the ubiquitous devices for seven days, columnist Steve Lopez writes. Charter-school teacher Shannon Meyer hopes the "media fast" will give her students perspective and teach them to combat boredom and adjust to the slower pace of academic life.

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