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    Ariana Paulson: Internet & Education Ariana Paulson: Internet & Education Presentation Transcript

    • The Internet: The Effects on Education By: Ariana Paulson
    • The aim of the presentation is to examine the internet with regards to inequality in the educational realm.
    • Method
      • Comparing those who are less fortunate with those who are privileged
    • Less Fortunate
      • Unable to obtain knowledge
      • Negative Effects on Social Status
      • Poor standardized test results
      • Unable to keep up with homework
      • Unmotivated
    • The Privileged
      • Obtained more knowledge
      • Increased Social Status
      • More resources
      • Higher standardized test scores
    • Social Networking
      • Facebook, Myspace, & AIM distract those who are underprivileged & do not have access when classes have computers.
    • Effect
      • Increases the achievement gap-
        • Differences in academic performance among groups of students which are identified by ethnicity and income level.
    • Conclusion
      • Internet as a social status symbol
      • Computers in the home and school decreases the knowledge gap
      • Better overall grades for everyone if they owned a computer
      • Improved learning