Suspect Freed After Exposing Cop’s Facebook Status

March 12, 2009
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Slashdot | Suspect Freed After Exposing Cop’s Facebook Status “A man on trial in New York for possession of a weapon has been acquitted after subpoenaing his arresting officer’s Facebook and MySpace accounts. His defense: Officer Vaughan Ettienne’s MySpace “mood” was set to “devious” on the day of the arrest, and one day a few […]

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Scope for the imagination: Locating Constructionism in Science Simulations

October 28, 2008

I just heard that my presentation “Scope for the imagination: Locating Constructionism in Science Simulations” has been accepted for the Reggio inspired Childcare and Education Conference in Winnipeg, May 6th to 9th, 2009. This will be my first presentation to a primarily (and primary) education audience, and a chance to hang out with my old […]

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Education Policy Blog: “Reading First” a failure

May 3, 2008
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I’m a fan of the Education Policy Blog for many reasons, but this one’s neat: Education Policy Blog: “Reading First” a failure talks about another Bush edu-scam, but ends with the following: K evin Drum comments: “Now, who knows? Maybe RF was poorly implemented. Maybe it just happened to be a bad idea. But it’s […]

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