A piece ran in the NYT recently, in the Fashion & Style section, no less, which seems odd. What isn’t considered fashion? In any case, Saying No to College. Wow, what a concept. In Russia, college says no to you. Anyone? I get it. And to some extent, I’m on both sides of the fence. As […]
Ever feel like you’re in a bind and just can’t get the truth on edreform? Well, you’ll be happy to know that the #edtech gurus at Apple are giving us EDDY. More to come on this one.
Alex Russo asks who did more for education: Gates or Jobs? Let me stop you right there. That’s not the question we should be asking. Then again, he’s been quoted as virulently anti-union (PCWorld) and there’s no Apple or Jobs Foundation giving billions to help poor kids or fix public education (see here). Those who dislike the […]
I wrote about this a little while ago where iPad donations were being accepted at stores to distribute to TFA teachers only. I read this today on Daily Kos about other folks in Seattle who were sketched out by this as well, leading ultimately to some better resolution than I could offer. But from my […]
My wife sent this to me today from the Apple Store in Bethesda, MD. So, yeah, Teach for America, eh? I guess there is a relationship there in terms of donating iPads to TFA folks in low-income schools. That’s nice, I suppose. I mean, Apple will really have to work out the logistics if their […]