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Author:  J Kaufman [ Mon Aug 05, 2013 7:18 am ]
Post subject:  End of civilization latest

Spelling lessons should be scrapped because children can correct mistakes on their mobile phone or computer, a university professor has claimed.

Sugata Mitra, professor of educational technology at Newcastle University, said that good grammar was necessary 'maybe 100 years ago' but 'not right now'.

He said that traditional spelling classes are unnecessary when students have constant access to state-of-the-art technology.
[Daily Mail]

Author:  KfitzR [ Sun Aug 11, 2013 6:50 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: End of civilization latest

What is he smoking?

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