Episode 6 – MoonshotEdu Show – Notetaking by Pen or Keyboard and the Future of Education

According to a 2014 study, people retain and learn more when they take notes by pen versus keyboard. While some are using this study to ban devices, there is much more to this than meets the eye. That is what we explore in this episode of the show, exploring how our brains adapt to new technologies, larger cultural implications, and more. Near the end of the show, there is a proposal for a deeper and more thoughtful way to make use of research like the 2014 study that prompted the discussion.

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