Our students are termed the “digital generation” simply because they have grown up in a world full of technology; it’s all they know. In order to better reach our students we need to teach in a way that we can relate to them. In order to better understand the gap between our children and adults today I have provided two very interesting articles you can take a look at. We as teachers need to do as much as we can to help close the gap!
(The site above discusses the gap between teachers and students and how it continues to widen.)
(The site above discusses ways the technology gap can be bridged.)