New book blog: Lessons in digital learning from ‘Minds Online’ by Michelle D Miller

It’s nearly 20 years since Steve Jobs told Wired magazine that throwing computers at American schools was never going to tackle the problem of falling standards. “I used to think that technology could help education.” he said. “But I’ve had to come to the inevitable conclusion that the problem is not one that technology can hope to solve. What’s wrong with education cannot be fixed with technology. No amount of technology will make a dent. It’s a political problem. The problems are sociopolitical… The problems are unions in the schools. The problem is bureaucracy.” A lot has changed since then … Continue reading New book blog: Lessons in digital learning from ‘Minds Online’ by Michelle D Miller