Should students be taught typing instead of writing?
has proven that writing notes by hand creates more neural pathways in the
brain. Mental stimulation in the brain occurs when we write, and brain imaging
suggests a connection between idea generation and handwriting.
students take notes from the board by hand, they are processing the information
as they read. Through this processing, they are internalizing more information
than if they were to just snap a picture to look at later.
it is better to teach students to write instead of typing.