Distributed Cognition

I will be exploring how our minds collect information, and use it cognitively to gain knowledge. This is a series of blogs connected to distributed cognition.

DC1: Technology Effects   DC2: Teacher & Tech     DC3: Distributed Cognition


Martin, L. (2012). Connection, Translation, Off-Loading, and Monitoring: A Framework for Characterizing the Pedagogical Functions of Educational Technologies.Technology, Knowledge & Learning17(3), 87-107.

Salomon, G. & Perkins, D. (2005) “Do Technologies Make Us Smarter? Intellectual Amplification With, Of and Through Technology.” In: Robert Sternberg and David Preiss (Eds.). Intelligence and Technology: The Impact of Tools on the Nature and Development of Human Abilities. Mahwah, NJ : Lawrence Erlbaum and Associates, Publishers. pp. 71-86.

BP8: Field Observations              BP8: Field Observations -continued