After all that fuss about the flipped classroom! Well, like Blended Learning it depends a lot on student access to technology and student ability or willingness to learn outside the classroom. Using a variety of techniques will help with students who don’t all necessarily learn the same way.
While cell phone bans may be going away and I have seen students using phones productively in the classroom, it’s important to remember that these devices are not an effective substitute for access to a computer – I don’t believe the digital divide is going away just because more people have smart phones.
Cell phone bans, Common Core, the Flipped Classroom, Homework and Grading, Tablets
Source: THE Journal, March 2017