Required Readings

Required Readings, 20 June 2013

Good morning, teachers and learners! Today, we’ll join up with those clever school librarians to root out a “fake Blake”, soak in additional doomsaying on MOOCs, milk cows for tuition, and listen as a young girl, shot by the Taliban, continues to speak out.

Free Online Courses Increase Accessibility To Higher Education At The Expense Of Quality – They’re cheap, accessible…but don’t have high and uniform standards…

School librarian finds fake Blake poem – Not the one Blake poem you know. A different one.

At ‘Hard Work U.,’ Milking the Cows Helps Pay for Tuition – That’s one way that tuition can put the squeeze on you.

Malala Yousafzai calls for education to be top priority – When even the Taliban can’t silence you.

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P.E. Robinson

P.E. Robinson

Professor P.E. Robinson teaches astronomy to non-science majors at a 2-year college in the United States. He has a decade of experience teaching science in higher education, and providing professional development experiences to astronomers and other educators. Skepticism and critical thinking are key components of everything he teaches.

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