Initial Thoughts following Webinar

Initial thoughts

Re: Initial thoughts

by Molly Berger -
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I think you are probably correct that students are naturally getting better but also that the technology is better. Screens are more clear and easier to read and there are more formats for texts online.
Because we so often look and digital texts for quick information, we are used to skimming which is appropriate for that. However, we need to teach students to adjust reading strategies by our purpose. For example if the purpose is close reading, the strategies look much different that for skimming.