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Check out this article that discusses recent studies on student multitasking during class time. The studies provide some hard evidence that multitasking = diminished academic performance. So if you’re serious about being a good student, work on your powers of focusing on just one thing during class . . . class!

“Students Think They Can Multitask. Here’s Proof They Can’t” (Dr. Maryellen Weimer, Faculty Focus, 9/26/12).

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