Book Discussion on High Tech Heretic

Mr. Stoll talked about his book High Tech Heretic: Why Computers Don’t Belong in the Classroom and Other Reflections by a… read more

Mr. Stoll talked about his book High Tech Heretic: Why Computers Don’t Belong in the Classroom and Other Reflections by a Computer Contrarian, published by Random House. The book argues that schools should use funding to improve real education rather than invest in computer technology and rely on telecommunications for education. He said that the computer was often a crutch which diverted time and resources from programs taught students to think and evaluate information. After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on High Tech Heretic

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153929-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 1999
Last Aired:
Jul 15, 2000

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  • Dec 04, 1999 | 8:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 04, 1999 | 11:53pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 12, 1999 | 12:36pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 13, 2000 | 9:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 15, 2000 | 8:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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