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Data Defined, Defining and Designing: Minds, Values, Attitudes, for Servitude

Data Defined, Defining and Designing: Minds, Values, Attitudes, for Servitude Data: Beyond knowledge to control. The word “data” means many things to many people. Regardless of our current understanding of the term “data”, we all must expand our definitions to … Continue reading

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Pre-K: Pushing, Shoving, Socializing=”Gotch-Ya!”

Pre-K: Pushing, Shoving, Socializing=”Gotch-Ya!” Pre-K: Pushing, Shoving, Socializing and “Gotch-Ya!” says Big Brother. The Biggies are at it again. The Triple Alliance of: Big Government, Big Corporations, Big Education; i.e. Socialism. Big G, Big C and Big E…all after little … Continue reading

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Educational Assessments: the Digital Gaming Hunters of Jurassic Park

  Educational Assessments: the Digital Gaming Hunters of Jurassic Park Educational “Assessments”. Quoting, from Jurassic Park’s “Chaos Theory” mathematician, Dr. Ian Malcolm, could not be more appropriate as American Education continues on a course fraught with chaos, coercion, corruptions, and … Continue reading

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Assessments: The Mediation of a Nation

Assessments: The Mediation of a Nation Who says you can’t mass mediate?  Assessments. Evaluations. Surveys. Tests. Standards. Accountability. Reinforcement. Transparency. Leverage. Innovation? This list goes on and on; round and round on the “Education of the Nation” Merry-go-round. Humanists run … Continue reading

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