Paper Clippings The Blog of The Crossroads Cultural Center
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Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 12:26PM
Thomas Friedman is very excited about online education. He should reflect that bringing a student to the point where he can learn from an online course takes almost as much work as bringing him to the point where he can learn by reading the book by himself. How many students in rural Egyptian villages are ready to take circuit theory courses from MIT?
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 7:10PM
Mankind never stops searching: "“We jump borders. We push into new territory even when we have resources where we are. Other animals don’t do this." So why do journalists want to boil it all down to genetics?