Clippings for my own little world.
December 4, 2013
November 29, 2013
November 3, 2013
What sites to block, beyond the ones legally required, should be a teacher-student classroom management issue.
November 2, 2013
I can’t imagine anything that’s more important than being able to criticize and even in this case parody the government agencies that we’re supposed to own.
October 20, 2013
September 20, 2013
Verifiable parental consent is a cornerstone of the COPPA regulations, so the implementation of compliant verifiable consent mechanisms should be a core part of COPPA-compliant web sites, online services and apps rather than a bolted-on afterthought.
September 8, 2013
…YouTube is the clearinghouse for all of human stupidity. If somebody does something that’s dumb - and I believe cow tipping is a very dumb activity if you do it - it will be on YouTube.
September 6, 2013
…the danger is that digital-learning tools could miss their potential to close long-standing learning gaps and instead disproportionately benefit students who already have the most advantages.
July 9, 2013
…if at the top people are cutting corners, then you’re a sucker if you’re not doing it at the bottom…if the game is sort of rigged so that the old avenues of advancement and social upward mobility are closed off, the only thing to do is to break the rules.
June 26, 2013
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven
-John Milton (Paradise Lost)