I didn't know this was coming down the pike only a couple of days after my post on digital distraction. The Fates smile on us.
"York University prof enlists student snitches to battle digital distraction"
"When professor Henry Kim noticed a student this week paying more attention to his laptop than the class discussion, he asked another student to check out the suspect’s screen.
"The business professor at York University’s Schulich School of Business quietly asked the tweeter to leave for the rest of the 90-minute class for breaking the pledge his students must take not to use laptops for anything but class work."