Archives for August 20, 2010

This is the most challenging time of year for duck watching. But it may be easier than one thinks to bump into a wolf in the forest.

PowerPoint is Evil

…. Particularly disturbing is the adoption of the PowerPoint cognitive style in our schools. Rather than learning to write a report using sentences, children are being taught how to formulate client pitches and infomercials. Elementary school PowerPoint exercises (as seen in teacher guides and in student work posted on the Internet) typically consist of 10…