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From the monthly archives: December 2017

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The surprising thing Google learned about its employees — and what it means for today’s students

"The conventional wisdom about 21st century skills holds that students need to master the STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering and math — and learn to code as well because that’s where the jobs are. It turns out that is a gross simplification of what students need to know and be able to do, and some proof for that comes from a surprising source: Google."

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What is College Good for?

Amazing article from the Atlantic Magazine ...

"Lest I be misinterpreted, I emphatically affirm that education confers some marketable skills, namely literacy and numeracy. Nonetheless, I believe that signaling accounts for at least half of college’s financial reward, and probably more."

Read the article here: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/01/whats-college-good-for/546590/

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