Learning Pods Show Their Cracks

Firstly Happy New Year to our friends, followers, customers and partners. Parents in many parts of the world tried various learning alternatives when the pandemic first struck. One was a “Learning Pod”: seen as a great short-term fix this solution, a new term for families to band together and hire teachers to either replace or…

Remote School as the Gateway Drug to Social Media

Many parents did not realise the full ramifications of their children having digital devices that were supposed to be for educational purposes. This NY Times article delves into the realisation that with an apparently always-on device (for education, of course) comes many other distractions that do not sit well with the criteria of education. As…