Category: Writing

New World

Over the years, communicating has changed tremendously. From oral tradition to email, the future of communicating is endless. Writing has been around for centuries. With the new emergence of technology there is a difference in the way people write. There is many pros and cons to this situation. Technology has brought about writing on laptops


The Pew Research Center talks about The Impact of Digital Tools on Student Writing that many teachers are starting to find present. The article mentions that teachers now have to spend time talking about things such as plagiarism and copyright now that students have access to digital tools. It also talks about the decrease in students…

“LOL” or “Laughing Aloud?”

In Kristen Purcell’s, Judy Buchanan’s, and Linda Freidrich’s work, “The Impact of Digital Tools on Student Writing,” the concept of technology affecting students’ education and writing is investigated and observed through not only surveys from Advanced Placement and National Writing Project teachers but also from a statistical analysis standpoint. They come to several conclusions such