—Nathan Greenfield, "View from here — Shopping and schools don't mix," The Times Educational Supplement, May 22, 2009
Students are immature, they rely too heavily on Internet tools such as Wikipedia as research sources, they fail to learn independently and they expect success without putting in the effort.
—Joanne Laucius, "'Wikipedia kids' ill-prepared for university, professors say," Ottawa Citizen, April 8, 2009
—"Students less prepared for university education than in 2005, according to Ontario university faculty: Wikipedia kids less mature and lacking required skills," Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations, April 6, 2009
hurried child syndrome