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Attention, Students: Put Your Laptops Away!

By: Frank Benefield

Okay, this doesn’t happen often but according to research the “old way” of taking notes, pen and paper, is the best way. This article from NPR outlines the effectiveness of handwriting notes versus typing notes on laptops and as it turns out we process and retain information better when we handwrite our notes. Go longhand, its the best way!

Read the NPR Article


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