Hey Jenny! I can't believe finals are next week! I'm SOOOO stressed!
Dude I know! Sorry I can't hang out later I'm heading to the library. I really need to get my $h*t together!
No, I think I'm just going to study in the dorms.
Wanna come to the library with me?
John falls into the trap of his devices. Instead of focusing on his studies he will text his friends, watch tv, and check social media.
Instead of being distracted by her devices and multitasking like John, Jenny turns off her phone and focuses on her studies.
"Today's college students own an average of 7 high tech devices, and most students have at least 3- smartphone, laptop, and tablet- in the classroom" and "64% of teachers felt that digital media do more to distract students than to help them academically" (Gazzaley and Rosen 116,145).