Cartoons on Digital Natives and Immigrants

Funny comics that show the difference between Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants.

Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice

The interactions between technology-wise children and their parents or other adults is raw material for cartoonists. I am not sure whether “digital natives” is a category that I would use but it is popular. After the cartoons, take a look at the at the article from The Chronicle of Higher Education that strips away the notion of “digital natives.” Enjoy!

kind wiFi


Dad and kid barter tech





data on blackboard



Finally, an article about current college students, “Confronting the Myth of the ‘Digital Native,’ ” gets at the holes in the knowledge bank of older, supposedly more technologically sophisticated, students.

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