Considerations For Teaching Students About Browsers And The Web – Edudemic

This article makes a very good point. In our family, we always joke about the magical inter web- (“Go check on the Google!”) but how many of us actually understand the way it works?  I wonder if our students have an idea or if they think the internet is powered by an army of little elves who have been kicked out of the cobbler industry and had to be retrained for the new knowledge economy- I know that’s the explanation I am leaning toward…

Teaching students about the internet can be bit confusing.  Teachers often shy away from teaching core technology concepts because of this perceived complexity.  Without a game plan and the proper visuals it can be very tricky to explain an abstract system like a computer network. The word “internet” should paint a picture in your head …


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