Technology is like oxygen.
Wow. Doing interesting things. Feeling of independence.
Real World Skills
If students are getting the work done, they will be doing so while the are IMing, gaming, etc.
Rigorous, challenging, interesting.
Creating original content and adding to the Internet.
Teaching students to muli-task
I don’t think I as an adult can sit and do work for an hour, so I don’t know why I would says it is a drawback that my students can’t?