When to Pen – Visual Thinking

Science and Maths subject have a strong reliance on visual thinking and critical understanding. Students are required to solve problems using diagrams and symbols, therefore a keyboard is not the most suitable device for these subjects. By using a digital pen, students are free to manipulate and represent symbols and work out solutions in a non-linguistic way. By using digital tools, students are able to learn and explore STEM subjects in a more condusive way.

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