Thursday, September 10, 2015
The Prize, by author Dale Russakoff tells what went wrong with Newark and the ultimate waste of Zuckerberg's gift. When will someone tell the story of how to make things go right?
New York Times columnist reviews Russakoff's book here.
It is unlikely that educators (having been academically educated) will suddenly awaken to the hands as their greatest educational resource. The pendulum on that continues to swing in the wrong direction despite the rise of the maker movement and STEM education.
In the meantime, I've been finishing the last step-by-step photos for Tiny Boxes, and had to re-design my method of shaping the lids for business card boxes. I made a jig for it.
Make, fix, create and encourage others to learn likewise.