Quote of the Day:
"I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination."
- Jimmy Dean
Word of the Day:
anthropomorphic - adj.
: described or thought of as having a human form or human attributes
: ascribing human characteristics to nonhuman things
REQUEST: Sara Price's class is studying technology and happiness and when I told her about the No Tech Challenge, she asked if, as a class, we might be willing to make our reflections public? I was thinking that each of us could start a page under the HUMANITIES tab on the DP titled "No Tech Challenge Blog". What do you think?
STARTER (12 min):
1. If you're on the Baseline, check your Quality Time app (or similar app on the iPhone), and take a screen shot of your activity thus far.
2. Reflect on the first day of the No Tech Challenge
CHECK IN RE: ESSAYS
"Are Smartphones Really Destroying The Adolescent Brain?" (in class handout)
"Have Smartphones Destroyed A Generation?"