Silicon Valley Is Saving Us—for Now

There is a scenario where the coronavirus outbreak becomes a turning point in America’s love-hate relationship with Silicon Valley. After being assailed by politicians of both parties for their socially destructive tools that promote isolation, depression and disinformation, the digital monopolies rush in to save the day and hold society intact. Real superhero stuff: An…

 

How Colleges Can Begin Instructing On-line in a Brief Interval of Time: Free Tutorials from the Stanford On-line Excessive College

Image by King of Hearts, via Wikimedia Commons A quick note: The Stanford Online High School–an independent high school that operates fully online–has created video tutorials designed for schools that may need to close classrooms and pivot online. “All guidance is platform-agnostic, focusing on the essential steps for preparing to teach online in a short…