The point of digital technology is that information is ubiquitous, it can be accessed anywhere through many different ways. The whole very model of teacher as the font of information can and should be changed. That's what technology allows us to do.
By the way, I do think kids should use technology when writing papers. Why? Because with Google Docs I can:
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— Alice Keeler (@alicekeeler) May 22, 2016