Pros and Cons of Handwritten vs. Computer Note taking
By Tracey Romo B
Have you ever wondered if taking notes by longhand or on the computer helps you study or remember more? Studies have shown that writing notes by hand helps you remember material better than typing on your computer. There are strengths and weaknesses in both writing and typing. Here’s a breakdown so you can decide what’s best for you.
Even though NPR tells us to “put away our laptops,” the best method is always dependant on the students and how they prefer taking notes.
After reading this article, what do you think is a better way to take notes?
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