What were the best, most fascinating, exciting, puzzling, or inspiring things I read or watched this week? Some will be about technology, photography, or education. Some will not. Catch up on things you missed. Maybe I dug up a few obscure gems that are totally new to you. Check out the brief ones now and save the more lengthy ones for later. Share and share alike…here’s the Must Read list:
by Timothy Shanahan
Excellent, concise argument for why the “text dependent question” requirement of Common Core standards is redundant and too low a standard for rigorous reading and thinking.
A cute video displaying some impressive dog intelligence!
by Andy Welch
An alarming account (amusingly told) of a credit card hack using a loophole of old landline phone technology.