With a stylus and a tablet, kids can still cognitively benefit from the digitized practice of “inking”, she explained.
In other words, this marketing nimrod wants students to be using "pen and paper" that she can sell.
It does, because teachers are expected to utilize methods that support common core
Could you please provide an example? I teach high school math and I have not felt pressured by the Common Core to use certain methods, so I'm genuinely curious. To me, it sounds like the real problem is with lousy administrators micromanaging teachers, not with the standards themselves.
Common Core isn't a curriculum, it's a set of standards. It does not have anything to do with homework, instruction methodology, grading rules, or anything like that. See for yourself. If your district is using shoddy curriculum like Engage NY, that is their fault.
I'm not saying that the CCSS are beyond criticism, but the criticism should be accurate.
Injection moulded UAV airframe produced in.... minutes?
Out of curiosity, how long would it take to create the mold?
His advice ignores the benefits of leniency if you're guilty and you're almost positive you'll be caught anyway. For most of this discussion I've been focusing on the merits of talking to the police if you're innocent. But Officer Bruch also says that if people in the interrogation room answer questions and cooperate, then even if they're ultimately convicted, the police do testify to the judge that you were cooperative, and the judge can take that into account and reduce your prison sentence. That is at least theoretically another legitimate reason to violate Professor Duane's "Don't Talk To Cops" rule, if you're 99% sure that the police will find enough evidence to convict you anyway, you can hope for leniency by cooperating.
Would it not be more beneficial for your attorney to arrange some plea deal? As somebody who is not an expert on criminal law, I would keep my mouth shut until I talked to my attorney. I'd let the expert on criminal justice decide if it was worth confessing instead of hoping for the best.
Posted anonymously for obvious reasons.
I thought you said you weren't ashamed to admit that you watched porn.
Here's a random thought: if you take the money you'd use to buy a MacBook ($1200) and deposit it on a savings account (0.8%), you'll be able to afford a new Pi every 2.6 months on interest alone.
How? At 0.8%, you're only earning 0.008 * $1200 = $9.60 a year in interest.
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