Monday, February 28, 2011

Stupid Hatchet Hunt (or What's the matter with kids today?) | ZDNet

I am so glad I got to play with sharp objects as a kid. 
Here is Christopher Dawson's summary thought from his post on the ZDNet Education Blog, I could not agree with him more.

But one does have to wonder if we trusted and empowered our students more in all aspects of their education, whether by letting them use cell phones in school, bringing down the walls between them and the open Internet, or just hunting for actual hatchets, what sorts of greatness might result?

Follow the link to read the full post.

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/education/stupid-hatchet-hunt-or-whats-the-matter-with-kids-today/4500?alertspromo=&tag=nl.rSINGLE

Thursday, February 24, 2011

More Snow in West Olympia