Take a seat in any college lecture this week, and this scene of mass distraction will likely play out: Somewhere in the room, a student will open a laptop and begin clicking the keys in rhythm while the professor lectures. Another student a few seats away will be following along with the textbook downloaded on an iPad.

[caption id="attachment_58149" align="alignleft" width="150"]distraction Educators wonder when the rules are going to catch up with student technology.[/caption]

And at some point the cellphone sitting on a tabletop will vibrate, sending a buzz through the air before the...

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