One of the hardest things that I've learned as we've been building the curriculum for Radical University is this: people don't want to think. It's the hardest work they'll likely have to do and when they are being asked to step outside of the box, they shut down. Over forty years, the ideas that have been most popular with my clients have revolved around those ideas that A. You can't blame them - society is structured to like things that can be easily structured, too.
Is Technology Squashing Our Kids’ Critical Thinking Skills?
Are Digital Devices Altering Our Brains? - Scientific American
How many Hoax do circulate, even sincerely, on Twitter, Facebook or elsewhere? What changes is the virality and power of the message. The ability anyone has to publish information and the speed at which it spreads worries people. It worries those who get this new paradigm but are aware of the dangers that comes with and moan about the incapability of crowds to manage this new situation.
Is technology producing a decline in critical thinking and analysis?
Taxila 6th century BC one of the earliest universities in the world, attracted students from across the continents. Major fields of study at Taxila included mathematics, astronomy, medicine, surgery and metallurgy. Unfortunately, most of the knowledge was lost during the medieval period. The glorious tradition of original thinking, adventure of ideas and creative innovations was completely snapped.
Through the advent of digital interfaces, the internet has taken a hold of most ways to do business. Ingenious at best, a large majority of people are on their way to earning income through the internet. With it being a new and relatively untraditional way of earning a living, it has grasped Kenya, and the world alike as a mark of adapting to the times. But, as with any major advancement, with the same package, come a number of drawbacks. Skimming over the probable economic drawbacks, one particular social drawback comes to light.