How Technology Has Changed Our Lives Essay
I was never very technologically advanced growing up. I did not get my first phone until 7th grade (which today would be an outrage considering 10 year olds have phones). My first account on a computer was my school email being in the sixth grade- never having that oh-so precious AIM account middle schoolers boasted about. And, I did not have unlimited texting until freshman year. I grew up in a family where technology was not our first priority. Sure we had a TV, computer and a laptop, but having the latest iPads, iPhones or computers were never a must.
When it came to technology in the school system I grew up in, it was never enforced. To be completely honest it was looked down upon as a way for cheating on homework assignments and cyber bullying. This whole mindset changed when I was a sophomore in high school, though. Things were different. We got older and matured and my teacher at the time seemed to have this trust in us that I had not received anywhere else.
It was the first day of chemistry during sophomore year and I was nervous as can be. Never taking a chemistry…