Table of Contents for Rewired : Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn


1. Why Tweens and Teens Hate School 1
2. Welcome to the iGeneration 19
3. An Explosion of WMDs: Wireless Mobile Devices 51
4. Multitasking Madness 75
5. Real Life or Screen Life? The Educational Opportunities of Immersive Social Networking and Virtual Worlds 97
6. Tapping into a Very Creative Generation of Students 127
7. Media Literacy among 21st-Century Kids 149
8. Concerns, Worries, and Barriers 179
9. Rewiring Education 199
Acknowledgments 227
Endnotes 229
Index 247