Engaging Generation Y with technology, 28th March 2013

generation-yWe’re not always teaching Generation Y, but learners think and behave differently than those from previous generations. These students were born into a world of information technology; they regularly multitask… and they trust the ideas of peers and web videos more than their teachers.Generation Y is significant: it constitutes 20 percent of the world’s population. As Gen-Y occupies the young end of the population demographic, we can assume many second language learners belong to this group; it demands our attention and understanding.

28th March 2013